The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 62 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.31% 1.68% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.86% 16.67% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £22,950 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
TCP/IP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 48 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.74% 10.08% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 44 108
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £41,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 4 £42,500 -
Preston - 2 £29,500 - 2
Blackburn -15 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Blackpool - 1 £37,500 - 1
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (40.91%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Vista
8 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
8 7 (31.82%) MCSE
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) SAN
9 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
9 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 6 (27.27%) NAS
10 5 (22.73%) MCTS
10 5 (22.73%) ADSL
10 5 (22.73%) Broadband
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) SQL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 6 (27.27%) NAS
5 5 (22.73%) ADSL
5 5 (22.73%) Broadband
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 2 (9.09%) DECT
8 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.55%) RIP
9 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Vista
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Data Security
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
1 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCSE
3 5 (22.73%) MCTS
4 4 (18.18%) MCITP
4 4 (18.18%) MCP
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Epicor
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