The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.10% 1.44% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 6.38% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £40,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +110.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 94 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.09% 22.54% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 22
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Cheshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Chester region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Chester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (20.00%) Route 53
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (20.00%) qooxdoo
1 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP