The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.31% 1.47% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.14% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £24,500 £22,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -16.98%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
TCP/IP
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.14% 14.53% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 45
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Liverpool

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (20.00%) RIP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) PBX
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) COBIT

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) RIP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (10.00%) ISSMP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) HP