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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 6 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.18% 1.38% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 12.73% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £17,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £36,750
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
66 55 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.02% 10.87% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 97
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £11,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £41,250 £40,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Preston - 4 £27,500 -
Blackburn -10 2 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Blackpool - 1 £37,500 - 1
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) MCSE
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
8 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
9 5 (25.00%) MCTS
9 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) MCP
9 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) ADSL
9 5 (25.00%) Broadband
10 4 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) ADSL
4 5 (25.00%) Broadband
4 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) NAS
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) RIP
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) BGP
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Security
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) MCTS
3 5 (25.00%) MCP
4 4 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) Google
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Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, holidays
Posted: 5 days ago