The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 52 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 16 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.51% 0.48% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 3.45% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 87 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.68% 13.90% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 96 71 105
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
North West

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 1 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 1 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 +13 13 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Wirral - 3 £38,000 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (76.92%) Windows
3 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
4 24 (61.54%) ITIL
4 24 (61.54%) HP
5 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 19 (48.72%) DNS
7 14 (35.90%) Firewall
8 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 12 (30.77%) MCITP
9 12 (30.77%) WAN
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco
9 12 (30.77%) Dell
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (28.21%) MCSE
11 10 (25.64%) LDAP
11 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
11 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 10 (25.64%) IBM
11 10 (25.64%) Kerberos
11 10 (25.64%) NFS
11 10 (25.64%) PKI
11 10 (25.64%) IPsec
11 10 (25.64%) HP SIM
11 10 (25.64%) Server Monitoring
12 9 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
12 9 (23.08%) Finance
12 9 (23.08%) VLAN
12 9 (23.08%) Fat Client

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) DNS
2 14 (35.90%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 10 (25.64%) LDAP
4 10 (25.64%) Kerberos
4 10 (25.64%) IPsec
5 9 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
5 9 (23.08%) VLAN
5 9 (23.08%) VPN
6 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
7 6 (15.38%) DHCP
8 4 (10.26%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) PSTN
9 3 (7.69%) ADSL
9 3 (7.69%) ISDN
9 3 (7.69%) SAN
10 1 (2.56%) Internet
10 1 (2.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Information Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) WSH
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) PKI
2 9 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 9 (23.08%) iPhone
2 9 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 9 (23.08%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.69%) CMDB
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 3 (7.69%) Security Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
6 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.13%) High Availability
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) MCITP
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.21%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) ISSAP
4 3 (7.69%) ISSMP
4 3 (7.69%) CISSP
4 3 (7.69%) CISM
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) HND
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) NFS
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
6 1 (2.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (61.54%) HP
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
3 12 (30.77%) Dell
4 10 (25.64%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Sage
5 4 (10.26%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.56%) CA
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago