The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 76 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 9 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.15% 1.66% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 14.58% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 23
Average salary £23,400 £24,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
TCP/IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 96 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.04% 11.36% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 130
Average salary £33,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the North East

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Tyne and Wear -15 8 £23,400 -2.50% 5
Durham - 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
England

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 12 (52.17%) UNIX
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) SLA
5 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
5 10 (43.48%) SAN
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) NAS
7 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
8 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) French Language
9 6 (26.09%) German Language
9 6 (26.09%) Italian Language
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (26.09%) NFS
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) VoIP
10 5 (21.74%) Spanish Language
10 5 (21.74%) Degree

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) DHCP
3 10 (43.48%) SAN
4 9 (39.13%) NAS
5 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
6 5 (21.74%) VoIP
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) VLAN
8 3 (13.04%) PPP
8 3 (13.04%) SNMP
8 3 (13.04%) IPsec
8 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) ISDN
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) ATM
8 3 (13.04%) Broadband
8 3 (13.04%) MPLS
8 3 (13.04%) OSPF
8 3 (13.04%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (26.09%) French Language
1 6 (26.09%) German Language
1 6 (26.09%) Italian Language
2 5 (21.74%) Spanish Language
3 4 (17.39%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Support
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) UNIX
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Network Design
1 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
1 3 (13.04%) Test Management
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) SIEM
3 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCDP
4 3 (13.04%) MCSA
4 3 (13.04%) CCSP
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) CCIE
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CISA
6 1 (4.35%) GCIA
6 1 (4.35%) GCIH
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware ESX
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) NFS
4 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Convergys
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Lotus
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.35%) Trustwave
7 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (4.35%) Altiris
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