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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 47 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.32% 0.49% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 3.80% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £38,000 £22,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.88% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,500 £47,500
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 79 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.91% 12.97% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 90
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £65,000
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 29 August 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 29 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
Liverpool +11 11 £41,500 +84.44% 2
Wirral - 3 £38,000 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (82.50%) Microsoft
2 30 (75.00%) Windows
3 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 24 (60.00%) ITIL
5 23 (57.50%) HP
6 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (45.00%) DNS
8 14 (35.00%) Cisco
8 14 (35.00%) Firewall
9 13 (32.50%) WAN
9 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
10 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (27.50%) MCITP
11 11 (27.50%) Dell
11 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (25.00%) MCSE
13 9 (22.50%) LDAP
13 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
13 9 (22.50%) .NET
13 9 (22.50%) Kerberos
13 9 (22.50%) NFS
13 9 (22.50%) VPN
13 9 (22.50%) Thin Client
13 9 (22.50%) IBM
13 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
13 9 (22.50%) PKI
13 9 (22.50%) VLAN
13 9 (22.50%) iPhone
13 9 (22.50%) Fat Client
13 9 (22.50%) IPsec

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 14 (35.00%) Firewall
3 13 (32.50%) WAN
4 9 (22.50%) LDAP
4 9 (22.50%) Kerberos
4 9 (22.50%) VPN
4 9 (22.50%) IPsec
4 9 (22.50%) VLAN
4 9 (22.50%) Structured Cabling
5 8 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (17.50%) DHCP
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (7.50%) ADSL
8 3 (7.50%) ISDN
8 3 (7.50%) PSTN
8 3 (7.50%) SAN
9 1 (2.50%) DMZ
9 1 (2.50%) Internet
9 1 (2.50%) OSPF
9 1 (2.50%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Technical Support
3 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) WSH
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Thin Client
1 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
1 9 (22.50%) PKI
1 9 (22.50%) Fat Client
1 9 (22.50%) iPhone
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) CMDB
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (27.50%) MCITP
2 10 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) CISM
4 4 (10.00%) ISSAP
4 4 (10.00%) ISSMP
4 4 (10.00%) CISSP
5 2 (5.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (10.00%) COBIT
2 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) NFS
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) HP
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 11 (27.50%) Dell
5 9 (22.50%) IBM
6 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.00%) Sage
8 3 (7.50%) VMware
9 2 (5.00%) Kaspersky
9 2 (5.00%) Symantec
10 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
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