The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.42% 1.10% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 8.43% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £41,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.92% 13.05% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 71
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Liverpool +11 5 £40,250 +15.00%
Wirral -10 2 £39,000 +41.81%
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) ITIL
5 10 (40.00%) DNS
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) HP
7 8 (32.00%) Dell
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (32.00%) Firewall
7 8 (32.00%) MCITP
8 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) MCSE
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (24.00%) Kerberos
9 6 (24.00%) NFS
9 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
9 6 (24.00%) LDAP
9 6 (24.00%) IBM
9 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (24.00%) HP SIM
9 6 (24.00%) Server Monitoring
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (24.00%) PKI
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) IPsec
10 5 (20.00%) Linux

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (24.00%) Kerberos
4 6 (24.00%) LDAP
4 6 (24.00%) IPsec
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) PBX
7 2 (8.00%) RIP
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 2 (8.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
8 1 (4.00%) DMZ
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) PSTN
8 1 (4.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.00%) DHTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) PKI
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (16.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (32.00%) MCITP
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) CISSP
3 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) ISSAP
3 4 (16.00%) ISSMP
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (16.00%) COBIT
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) NFS
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) Dell
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) VMware
7 1 (4.00%) Sage
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary!
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