The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 18 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.66% 1.67% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 9.76% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £25,500 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 82 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.76% 17.08% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 54
Average salary £29,339 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.68% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
6 9 (56.25%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (50.00%) MS Office
8 7 (43.75%) Citrix
8 7 (43.75%) HP
8 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (31.25%) LAN
10 5 (31.25%) WAN
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 5 (31.25%) VMware
10 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (25.00%) XenApp
11 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
11 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (25.00%) SLA
11 4 (25.00%) Cisco
11 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
12 3 (18.75%) ITIL
12 3 (18.75%) MCP

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Brand Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
1 3 (18.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
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