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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 105 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 81 66 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 1.68% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.31% 11.48% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 88
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
566 575 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.96% 14.66% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 489 508 437
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,900 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +3 3 £27,500 -6.77%
Altrincham +5 2 £29,000 +1.75% 3
Salford 0 1 £26,500 +1.92%
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 27 August 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.

1 119 (69.19%) Windows
2 70 (40.70%) Microsoft
3 67 (38.95%) DNS
4 60 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (29.65%) Firewall
6 47 (27.33%) MS Exchange
6 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
7 46 (26.74%) VMware
8 41 (23.84%) DHCP
8 41 (23.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (18.60%) SQL
9 32 (18.60%) Load Balancing
10 31 (18.02%) ITIL
10 31 (18.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 31 (18.02%) Windows 7
11 30 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
11 30 (17.44%) VPN
12 28 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (15.70%) LAN
13 27 (15.70%) MS Office
13 27 (15.70%) MS Excel
14 25 (14.53%) Linux
14 25 (14.53%) WAN
14 25 (14.53%) Internet
15 24 (13.95%) Cisco
15 24 (13.95%) Windows 8
16 23 (13.37%) IIS
17 22 (12.79%) MPLS
18 21 (12.21%) Blackberry

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (27.33%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.37%) IIS
4 19 (11.05%) Lync
5 17 (9.88%) SharePoint
6 15 (8.72%) Apache
7 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.33%) nginx
11 4 (2.33%) Jetty
11 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (15.70%) MS Office
1 27 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.33%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.74%) Office 365
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (38.95%) DNS
2 51 (29.65%) Firewall
3 41 (23.84%) DHCP
4 30 (17.44%) VPN
5 27 (15.70%) LAN
6 25 (14.53%) WAN
6 25 (14.53%) Internet
7 22 (12.79%) MPLS
8 17 (9.88%) Unified Communications
9 15 (8.72%) SAN
10 12 (6.98%) NAS
10 12 (6.98%) IPsec
11 11 (6.40%) Network Security
11 11 (6.40%) HTTP
12 9 (5.23%) SNMP
12 9 (5.23%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (4.65%) SMTP
14 7 (4.07%) Wireless
14 7 (4.07%) VLAN
15 6 (3.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.14%) MySQL
3 7 (4.07%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.91%) Sybase ASA
6 3 (1.74%) MS Access
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Subversion
1 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (5.81%) Law
2 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.65%) Finance
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.33%) German Language
5 4 (2.33%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.33%) Turkish Language
6 3 (1.74%) Marketing
6 3 (1.74%) Legal
7 2 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (18.60%) Analyst
2 22 (12.79%) IT Support
3 20 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) Support Analyst
5 17 (9.88%) Consultant
6 16 (9.30%) IT Support Analyst
6 16 (9.30%) Team Leader
7 15 (8.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 12 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (6.40%) Administrator
10 10 (5.81%) Support Consultant
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Security Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Senior Security Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Exchange Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Messaging Engineer
12 8 (4.65%) Help Desk Team Lead
12 8 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (4.65%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.56%) .NET
2 8 (4.65%) Web Services
3 6 (3.49%) LAMP
4 5 (2.91%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (2.91%) Spring
4 5 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (2.91%) Spring MVC
4 5 (2.91%) jQuery
4 5 (2.91%) Google Maps API
5 4 (2.33%) J2EE
5 4 (2.33%) Servlets
5 4 (2.33%) WCF
5 4 (2.33%) WPF
6 1 (0.58%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.65%) PKI
4 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.91%) Clustering
6 4 (2.33%) Blog
7 3 (1.74%) Open Source
8 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.16%) Statistics
9 1 (0.58%) SCADA
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Firmware
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 119 (69.19%) Windows
2 60 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (23.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (18.02%) Windows 7
5 28 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (14.53%) Linux
7 24 (13.95%) Windows 8
8 18 (10.47%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.23%) UNIX
10 6 (3.49%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.91%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.16%) Debian
13 2 (1.16%) Android
13 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.16%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.58%) CentOS
14 1 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.60%) Load Balancing
2 31 (18.02%) ITIL
3 10 (5.81%) CRM
3 10 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (5.81%) Configuration Management
3 10 (5.81%) Project Management
3 10 (5.81%) Change Management
4 9 (5.23%) MVC
4 9 (5.23%) ERP
4 9 (5.23%) Web Development
4 9 (5.23%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 8 (4.65%) Data Analysis
6 6 (3.49%) Service Delivery
6 6 (3.49%) E-Commerce
6 6 (3.49%) Time Management
7 5 (2.91%) Incident Management
7 5 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (2.91%) DevOps
8 4 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.60%) SQL
2 11 (6.40%) Java
3 8 (4.65%) PHP
4 6 (3.49%) Ruby
4 6 (3.49%) Perl
5 5 (2.91%) C#
5 5 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.74%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.16%) Python
7 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.56%) MCP
3 10 (5.81%) Degree
4 9 (5.23%) MCSE
5 8 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.65%) MCITP
6 5 (2.91%) CCNA
7 4 (2.33%) CCIE
7 4 (2.33%) CCNP
7 4 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) CCENT
8 3 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.74%) MCTS
9 2 (1.16%) MCSA
10 1 (0.58%) HNC
10 1 (0.58%) HND
10 1 (0.58%) CCDP
10 1 (0.58%) CISSP
10 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.58%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) SLA
2 9 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.07%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.65%) UAG
5 7 (4.07%) vSphere
6 6 (3.49%) vCloud
7 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.33%) Xen
7 4 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.16%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.58%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (9.88%) Puppet
2 10 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.65%) SCCM
3 8 (4.65%) SCOM
3 8 (4.65%) Nagios
4 7 (4.07%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.49%) OpenNMS
6 4 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.33%) Ansible
7 3 (1.74%) DameWare
8 2 (1.16%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.16%) Cacti
9 1 (0.58%) OpenView
9 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.58%) YUM
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.58%) Nessus
9 1 (0.58%) WSUS
9 1 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 70 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 46 (26.74%) VMware
3 24 (13.95%) Cisco
4 14 (8.14%) Dell
5 12 (6.98%) Apple
5 12 (6.98%) CheckPoint
6 10 (5.81%) Citrix
6 10 (5.81%) Juniper
7 9 (5.23%) HP
7 9 (5.23%) Google
7 9 (5.23%) Splunk
8 8 (4.65%) F5
8 8 (4.65%) McAfee
9 7 (4.07%) Oracle
10 6 (3.49%) Acronis
10 6 (3.49%) Veeam
11 5 (2.91%) Sybase
11 5 (2.91%) Symantec
12 4 (2.33%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.74%) ProCurve
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