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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 252 241 247
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.096% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.60%
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
1088 1045 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.82% 14.60% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 908 888 912
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 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
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) HP NNM
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 2 (40.00%) IGRP
4 2 (40.00%) Nokia
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) IGRP
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) MRTG
5 1 (20.00%) FWSM
5 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SecurID
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) GCIA
1 1 (20.00%) GCIH
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (40.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Nokia
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (20.00%) Nortel
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) ArcSight