The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 111 113 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 82 64 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 1.64% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.44% 11.27% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 78 59 86
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
568 568 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.79% 14.59% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 489 501 433
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Manchester

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Rochdale -12 6 £49,000 +38.02% 1
Stockport +5 3 £27,500 -6.77%
Altrincham +3 2 £29,000 +1.75% 3
Salford +2 1 £26,500 -8.62%
Bury -9 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 114 (69.09%) Windows
2 65 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 62 (37.58%) DNS
4 57 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (28.48%) Firewall
6 45 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 44 (26.67%) VMware
8 42 (25.45%) Active Directory
9 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (21.82%) DHCP
11 30 (18.18%) SQL
11 30 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 30 (18.18%) Load Balancing
11 30 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (16.97%) ITIL
14 27 (16.36%) VPN
15 26 (15.76%) LAN
15 26 (15.76%) MS Excel
15 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (15.76%) Windows 7
16 24 (14.55%) Internet
16 24 (14.55%) Linux
16 24 (14.55%) MS Office
16 24 (14.55%) WAN
17 23 (13.94%) Cisco
17 23 (13.94%) IIS
17 23 (13.94%) Windows 8
18 20 (12.12%) MPLS
18 20 (12.12%) Blackberry

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 45 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.94%) IIS
4 18 (10.91%) Lync
5 16 (9.70%) SharePoint
6 15 (9.09%) Apache
7 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.42%) nginx
11 4 (2.42%) Jetty
11 4 (2.42%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (15.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.42%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (37.58%) DNS
2 47 (28.48%) Firewall
3 36 (21.82%) DHCP
4 27 (16.36%) VPN
5 26 (15.76%) LAN
6 24 (14.55%) WAN
6 24 (14.55%) Internet
7 20 (12.12%) MPLS
8 16 (9.70%) Unified Communications
9 15 (9.09%) SAN
10 12 (7.27%) Network Security
10 12 (7.27%) NAS
11 11 (6.67%) IPsec
12 10 (6.06%) HTTP
13 9 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (4.85%) SNMP
15 7 (4.24%) VLAN
16 6 (3.64%) Wireless
16 6 (3.64%) SMTP
16 6 (3.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.48%) MySQL
3 7 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.03%) Sybase ASA
6 3 (1.82%) MS Access
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Subversion
1 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (6.67%) Law
2 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.85%) Finance
3 7 (4.24%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.42%) German Language
5 4 (2.42%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.42%) Turkish Language
6 3 (1.82%) Marketing
6 3 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (19.39%) Analyst
2 22 (13.33%) IT Support
3 19 (11.52%) Support Analyst
3 19 (11.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (10.30%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 16 (9.70%) Team Leader
6 15 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 14 (8.48%) Consultant
8 11 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (6.67%) Administrator
9 10 (6.06%) Support Consultant
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Security Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Exchange Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Messaging Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Security Advisor
11 8 (4.85%) Help Desk Team Lead
12 7 (4.24%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.88%) .NET
2 8 (4.85%) Web Services
3 6 (3.64%) LAMP
4 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (3.03%) Spring
4 5 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (3.03%) Spring MVC
4 5 (3.03%) jQuery
4 5 (3.03%) Google Maps API
5 4 (2.42%) J2EE
5 4 (2.42%) Servlets
5 4 (2.42%) WCF
5 4 (2.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.85%) PKI
4 6 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.03%) Clustering
6 4 (2.42%) Blog
7 3 (1.82%) Open Source
8 2 (1.21%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.21%) Statistics
9 1 (0.61%) SCADA
9 1 (0.61%) CMDB
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (69.09%) Windows
2 57 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (15.76%) Windows 7
4 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (14.55%) Linux
6 23 (13.94%) Windows 8
7 15 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.45%) UNIX
9 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.82%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.21%) Debian
12 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.61%) CentOS
13 1 (0.61%) Android
13 1 (0.61%) Fedora
13 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 28 (16.97%) ITIL
3 10 (6.06%) CRM
3 10 (6.06%) Configuration Management
3 10 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (6.06%) Change Management
3 10 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (5.45%) Web Development
4 9 (5.45%) MVC
4 9 (5.45%) Project Management
4 9 (5.45%) ERP
4 9 (5.45%) Data Analysis
5 8 (4.85%) Problem Management
6 6 (3.64%) E-Commerce
6 6 (3.64%) Time Management
7 5 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.03%) DevOps
7 5 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.42%) Automated Testing
8 4 (2.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.18%) SQL
2 11 (6.67%) Java
3 8 (4.85%) PHP
4 6 (3.64%) Ruby
4 6 (3.64%) Perl
5 5 (3.03%) C#
5 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.21%) Python
8 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.06%) Degree
3 8 (4.85%) MCP
4 7 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.64%) MCSE
6 5 (3.03%) CCNA
6 5 (3.03%) MCITP
7 3 (1.82%) CCIE
7 3 (1.82%) CCNP
7 3 (1.82%) CCENT
7 3 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.21%) MCTS
9 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) VCP4
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.61%) CISSP
9 1 (0.61%) MCSA
9 1 (0.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.48%) SLA
2 10 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.24%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.85%) UAG
5 7 (4.24%) vSphere
6 6 (3.64%) vCloud
7 4 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.42%) Xen
7 4 (2.42%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.82%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.21%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (10.30%) Puppet
2 10 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.85%) Nagios
4 7 (4.24%) Backup Exec
4 7 (4.24%) SCCM
4 7 (4.24%) SCOM
5 6 (3.64%) OpenNMS
6 4 (2.42%) Ansible
6 4 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.82%) DameWare
8 2 (1.21%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.21%) Cacti
9 1 (0.61%) YUM
9 1 (0.61%) logstash
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.61%) Nessus
9 1 (0.61%) WSUS
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 65 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 44 (26.67%) VMware
3 23 (13.94%) Cisco
4 13 (7.88%) Dell
4 13 (7.88%) CheckPoint
5 12 (7.27%) Apple
6 11 (6.67%) Juniper
7 10 (6.06%) Splunk
8 9 (5.45%) Google
8 9 (5.45%) Citrix
8 9 (5.45%) F5
9 8 (4.85%) HP
9 8 (4.85%) McAfee
10 7 (4.24%) Oracle
11 6 (3.64%) Veeam
11 6 (3.64%) Acronis
12 5 (3.03%) Sybase
12 5 (3.03%) Symantec
13 4 (2.42%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.82%) ProCurve
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 2K On Call + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago