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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 51 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.00% 1.01% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.95% 8.96% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £24,500 £31,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
59 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.78% 11.26% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 76
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +14 9 £24,500 -22.22%
Prescot - 1 £42,500 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Apple
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) SMTP
7 2 (14.29%) PSTN
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) ADSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) PSTN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) ADSL
5 2 (14.29%) ISDN
5 2 (14.29%) WEP
5 2 (14.29%) WPA
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (7.14%) PBX
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) RIP
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
2 1 (7.14%) DHTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
1 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
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