The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 223 - 228
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 6 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% - 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 25
Average salary £38,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
TACACS
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
805 1143 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.36% 16.22% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 666 947 813
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TACACS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TACACS across the North West region.

TACACS Salary Trend in the North West

TACACS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Merseyside - 4 £39,200 -
Manchester - 1 - -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing TACACS 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 TACACS.

1 9 (100.00%) SNMP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) 802.11
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
4 5 (55.56%) Brocade
4 5 (55.56%) VLAN
4 5 (55.56%) NetScout
4 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
4 5 (55.56%) Network Management
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (55.56%) WLAN
4 5 (55.56%) TRILL
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing TACACS 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 TACACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 802.11
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) SNMP
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) TRILL
4 5 (55.56%) VLAN
4 5 (55.56%) WLAN
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) IPsec
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Engineering Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) LAN Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
4 2 (22.22%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Brocade
2 5 (55.56%) F5
2 5 (55.56%) NetScout
2 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba