The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.38% 3.43% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.43% 32.00% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £34,100 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
TCP/IP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.59% 10.73% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 31
Average salary £55,000 £50,715 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.44% +69.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Chester

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) Clustering
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) MCITP
4 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 6 (33.33%) Perl
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
7 5 (27.78%) FTP
7 5 (27.78%) HTTP
7 5 (27.78%) VBScript
7 5 (27.78%) VB
7 5 (27.78%) MS Office
7 5 (27.78%) MCSE
7 5 (27.78%) Flash

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
3 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
3 5 (27.78%) FTP
3 5 (27.78%) HTTP
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Support
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (27.78%) VBScript
2 5 (27.78%) VB
2 5 (27.78%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (44.44%) MCITP
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) Samba
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.11%) Legato
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) EMC
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Compaq