The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / North West
Rank 163 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 97 120 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.62% 2.12% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.45% 14.65% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 62 105 151
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,747 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
847 819 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.17% 14.44% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 636 679 887
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in the North West

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in the North West

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -30 68 £30,000 +5.26% 17
Cheshire -3 19 £33,000 +40.42% 4
Lancashire -2 9 £20,750 -21.69% 2
Merseyside -3 1 £50,000 +150.00% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 106 (46.90%) Windows
2 93 (41.15%) Firewall
3 90 (39.82%) Active Directory
4 87 (38.50%) Microsoft
5 80 (35.40%) WAN
6 70 (30.97%) LAN
7 65 (28.76%) Cisco
8 60 (26.55%) DNS
9 59 (26.11%) DHCP
9 59 (26.11%) Linux
10 56 (24.78%) VMware
11 54 (23.89%) MS Exchange
12 52 (23.01%) Cisco Certification
13 48 (21.24%) Windows Server
14 46 (20.35%) VPN
15 45 (19.91%) SQL
15 45 (19.91%) Finance
16 44 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 40 (17.70%) MS Excel
18 38 (16.81%) Windows 7
19 37 (16.37%) Network Security
19 37 (16.37%) Ethernet
20 36 (15.93%) ITIL
20 36 (15.93%) CCNP
21 35 (15.49%) MS Office
21 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
22 32 (14.16%) Internet
22 32 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
22 32 (14.16%) VLAN
23 31 (13.72%) Office 365

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (23.89%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.39%) IIS
3 13 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.10%) Apache
5 6 (2.65%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.77%) nginx
7 2 (0.88%) CICS
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Zimbra
Applications
1 40 (17.70%) MS Excel
2 35 (15.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.72%) Office 365
2 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.33%) SaaS
3 3 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 93 (41.15%) Firewall
2 80 (35.40%) WAN
3 70 (30.97%) LAN
4 60 (26.55%) DNS
5 59 (26.11%) DHCP
6 46 (20.35%) VPN
7 37 (16.37%) Ethernet
7 37 (16.37%) Network Security
8 32 (14.16%) Internet
8 32 (14.16%) VLAN
9 31 (13.72%) BGP
10 29 (12.83%) OSPF
11 24 (10.62%) EIGRP
11 24 (10.62%) VoIP
12 23 (10.18%) SAN
12 23 (10.18%) Wireless
13 20 (8.85%) MPLS
14 16 (7.08%) NetScaler
15 15 (6.64%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (6.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.21%) MySQL
5 3 (1.33%) DB2
6 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.88%) MS Access
6 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.33%) Subversion
3 2 (0.88%) Fiddler
3 2 (0.88%) Firebug
3 2 (0.88%) JMeter
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (0.88%) MSI
3 2 (0.88%) MSTest
3 2 (0.88%) NuGet
3 2 (0.88%) NUnit
3 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.88%) The Grinder
3 2 (0.88%) Toad
3 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.88%) WiX
General
1 45 (19.91%) Finance
2 16 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.42%) Retail
4 8 (3.54%) Marketing
4 8 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.10%) Back Office
6 5 (2.21%) Banking
7 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.33%) Avionics
8 3 (1.33%) Electronics
8 3 (1.33%) Front Office
8 3 (1.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (27.43%) Analyst
2 39 (17.26%) Network Engineer
3 38 (16.81%) Support Analyst
4 29 (12.83%) IT Support
5 24 (10.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (7.96%) Support Engineer
7 16 (7.08%) Embedded Engineer
7 16 (7.08%) IT Analyst
7 16 (7.08%) IT Support Analyst
8 15 (6.64%) Support Technician
9 14 (6.19%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.31%) Developer
11 12 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 10 (4.42%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.42%) Linux Developer
13 10 (4.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.08%) HTML
2 14 (6.19%) SOAP
3 9 (3.98%) .NET
3 9 (3.98%) Web Services
4 7 (3.10%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (3.10%) Middleware
5 6 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.21%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.21%) LAMP
7 2 (0.88%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.88%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.88%) LINQ
7 2 (0.88%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (0.88%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.88%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (0.88%) WCF
7 2 (0.88%) WPF
7 2 (0.88%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.87%) Device Driver
4 9 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.54%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.54%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.54%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.10%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.65%) CAN bus
7 6 (2.65%) HP StoreVirtual
7 6 (2.65%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.77%) iPad
8 4 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.33%) NHS
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.88%) PKI
10 2 (0.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 106 (46.90%) Windows
2 59 (26.11%) Linux
3 48 (21.24%) Windows Server
4 44 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (16.81%) Windows 7
6 29 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (11.95%) Unix
8 16 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.08%) Windows XP
9 14 (6.19%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (4.42%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.10%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.21%) Solaris
13 4 (1.77%) Android
14 3 (1.33%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.88%) CentOS
15 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.93%) ITIL
2 19 (8.41%) High Availability
2 19 (8.41%) Software Engineering
3 16 (7.08%) Coaching
4 14 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (5.75%) Network Design
5 13 (5.75%) Service Management
6 12 (5.31%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.31%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 12 (5.31%) Validation
7 11 (4.87%) Device Driver Development
8 10 (4.42%) Load Balancing
9 8 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (3.10%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.65%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (2.65%) QMS
11 6 (2.65%) Software Testing
11 6 (2.65%) Telematics
11 6 (2.65%) Test Automation
11 6 (2.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.91%) SQL
2 24 (10.62%) C++
3 23 (10.18%) C
4 16 (7.08%) PHP
5 15 (6.64%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.75%) Python
7 11 (4.87%) Embedded C
7 11 (4.87%) Embedded C++
8 8 (3.54%) C#
9 6 (2.65%) Java
9 6 (2.65%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.65%) VB
9 6 (2.65%) VBScript
10 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.33%) ANSI C
12 2 (0.88%) COBOL
12 2 (0.88%) JCL
12 2 (0.88%) Perl
12 2 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (23.01%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (15.93%) CCNP
3 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (12.83%) Degree
5 21 (9.29%) CCNA
6 20 (8.85%) MCSE
7 19 (8.41%) CCIE
8 13 (5.75%) MCP
9 12 (5.31%) MCSA
10 11 (4.87%) MCITP
11 7 (3.10%) HNC
11 7 (3.10%) HND
12 5 (2.21%) CISSP
12 5 (2.21%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.21%) MCDST
13 4 (1.77%) RHCE
13 4 (1.77%) SCNA
13 4 (1.77%) SCSA
13 4 (1.77%) Sun Certification
14 3 (1.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.64%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.33%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) HL7
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (39.82%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.87%) Firmware
5 10 (4.42%) vSphere
6 9 (3.98%) Terminal Services
7 6 (2.65%) Sendmail
8 5 (2.21%) vCloud
9 2 (0.88%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (4.42%) WSUS
2 8 (3.54%) SCCM
2 8 (3.54%) ServiceCenter
3 7 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.10%) Puppet
4 5 (2.21%) Ansible
4 5 (2.21%) vMotion
5 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.33%) Nessus
5 3 (1.33%) Nmap
6 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.88%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.88%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.88%) QRadar
6 2 (0.88%) Salt
7 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 87 (38.50%) Microsoft
2 65 (28.76%) Cisco
3 56 (24.78%) VMware
4 27 (11.95%) CheckPoint
5 20 (8.85%) Juniper
6 19 (8.41%) F5
7 15 (6.64%) HP
7 15 (6.64%) Riverbed
8 14 (6.19%) Avaya
9 13 (5.75%) Fortinet
9 13 (5.75%) Intel Security
10 10 (4.42%) Citrix
10 10 (4.42%) NetApp
11 9 (3.98%) Dell
12 8 (3.54%) Veeam
13 6 (2.65%) 3PAR
13 6 (2.65%) Lotus
14 5 (2.21%) Apple
14 5 (2.21%) Ericsson
14 5 (2.21%) Oracle
Chorley, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £39,324 to £48,327 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale
CCS IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £18,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Wigan
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + OT + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago