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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 155 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -10
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 92 151 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 2.26% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 15.18% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 130 160
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
961 995 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.71% 14.88% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 801 796 927
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -46 47 £46,000 +53.33% 6
Cheshire +7 27 £25,500 -29.65% 5
Merseyside - 12 £30,000 - 1
Lancashire +10 4 £31,250 -3.84%
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 100 (48.08%) Windows
2 81 (38.94%) Active Directory
3 69 (33.17%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.17%) Firewall
4 62 (29.81%) Windows Server
5 61 (29.33%) DNS
6 57 (27.40%) DHCP
7 55 (26.44%) Linux
8 54 (25.96%) ITIL
9 43 (20.67%) LAN
10 41 (19.71%) MS Exchange
10 41 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (18.27%) WAN
11 38 (18.27%) Cisco
12 36 (17.31%) VMware
13 35 (16.83%) Finance
14 32 (15.38%) Juniper
14 32 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (15.38%) VLAN
15 31 (14.90%) Unix
16 29 (13.94%) MS Office
16 29 (13.94%) VPN
17 28 (13.46%) MPLS
17 28 (13.46%) Network Security
17 28 (13.46%) Windows 7
18 27 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (12.98%) Telecoms
18 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
19 26 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 26 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

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 41 (19.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.37%) IIS
6 4 (1.92%) Apache
6 4 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.92%) CMS
7 3 (1.44%) CICS
7 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (13.94%) MS Office
2 26 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.85%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (33.17%) Firewall
2 61 (29.33%) DNS
3 57 (27.40%) DHCP
4 43 (20.67%) LAN
5 38 (18.27%) WAN
6 32 (15.38%) VLAN
7 29 (13.94%) VPN
8 28 (13.46%) MPLS
8 28 (13.46%) Network Security
9 23 (11.06%) Ethernet
10 20 (9.62%) Internet
11 17 (8.17%) BGP
11 17 (8.17%) SAN
12 16 (7.69%) IPsec
13 13 (6.25%) OSPF
13 13 (6.25%) Unified Communications
14 12 (5.77%) Junos
14 12 (5.77%) Wireless
15 9 (4.33%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (3.37%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.40%) MySQL
4 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) DB2
5 3 (1.44%) MS Access
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) GIS
7 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Fiddler
1 3 (1.44%) Firebug
1 3 (1.44%) JMeter
1 3 (1.44%) LoadRunner
1 3 (1.44%) The Grinder
1 3 (1.44%) Toad
2 2 (0.96%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.48%) JUnit
3 1 (0.48%) MyEclipse
3 1 (0.48%) Selenium
3 1 (0.48%) TestNG
3 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (16.83%) Finance
2 27 (12.98%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.73%) Electronics
4 12 (5.77%) Banking
5 9 (4.33%) Law
5 9 (4.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Back Office
7 2 (0.96%) Front Office
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
7 2 (0.96%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (17.31%) Analyst
2 30 (14.42%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.10%) Network Engineer
4 18 (8.65%) IT Support
5 17 (8.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (8.17%) Embedded Engineer
6 16 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 15 (7.21%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Security Specialist
7 15 (7.21%) Support Technician
8 14 (6.73%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 13 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.29%) Audio Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) FPGA Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) IT Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) IT Technician
11 10 (4.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.77%) .NET
2 8 (3.85%) HTML
2 8 (3.85%) SOAP
3 7 (3.37%) Web Services
4 5 (2.40%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (2.40%) Middleware
4 5 (2.40%) REST
5 4 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.44%) Java EE
7 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.96%) ISPF
7 2 (0.96%) JSP
7 2 (0.96%) LAMP
8 1 (0.48%) COM
8 1 (0.48%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.48%) J2EE
8 1 (0.48%) JDBC
8 1 (0.48%) ODBC
8 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.33%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (3.37%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.37%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.88%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.40%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.40%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (1.92%) Clustering
9 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.44%) NHS
9 3 (1.44%) VSAM
10 2 (0.96%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 100 (48.08%) Windows
2 62 (29.81%) Windows Server
3 55 (26.44%) Linux
4 41 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (14.90%) Unix
7 28 (13.46%) Windows 7
8 18 (8.65%) Windows 10
9 14 (6.73%) Embedded Linux
10 13 (6.25%) Windows 8
11 12 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.85%) CentOS
12 8 (3.85%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.40%) Android
14 4 (1.92%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.96%) OpenWrt
16 2 (0.96%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.96%) ITIL
2 23 (11.06%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (10.58%) Mentoring
4 21 (10.10%) Change Management
5 19 (9.13%) Coaching
5 19 (9.13%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (9.13%) SIEM
5 19 (9.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 17 (8.17%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (7.21%) Service Management
8 14 (6.73%) Multithreading
9 12 (5.77%) Change Control
10 11 (5.29%) Information Security
11 10 (4.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (4.33%) Load Balancing
12 9 (4.33%) Migration
12 9 (4.33%) Threat Detection
13 8 (3.85%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.85%) OO
14 7 (3.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.06%) SQL
2 20 (9.62%) C++
3 14 (6.73%) C#
3 14 (6.73%) Java
4 10 (4.81%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.37%) Python
6 6 (2.88%) C
7 5 (2.40%) JCL
7 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.40%) VB
7 5 (2.40%) VBScript
8 3 (1.44%) COBOL
8 3 (1.44%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.44%) PHP
9 2 (0.96%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.96%) Delphi
9 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (11.06%) Degree
2 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (10.10%) CCNA
4 20 (9.62%) MCSE
5 15 (7.21%) MCP
5 15 (7.21%) MCSA
6 10 (4.81%) CCNP
7 6 (2.88%) MCITP
8 5 (2.40%) CCIE
8 5 (2.40%) CISSP
9 4 (1.92%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.44%) CCSP
10 3 (1.44%) CEH
11 2 (0.96%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.48%) CCA
12 1 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.58%) SLA
2 6 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.40%) QA
4 3 (1.44%) HL7
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.48%) ISO13485
System Software
1 81 (38.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.92%) vSphere
4 4 (1.92%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.96%) Firmware
6 2 (0.96%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (0.96%) RACF
6 2 (0.96%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.96%) vCloud
7 1 (0.48%) iptables
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) SCCM
1 8 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
2 7 (3.37%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.88%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.92%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.44%) WSUS
6 2 (0.96%) Ansible
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.96%) Puppet
6 2 (0.96%) vMotion
7 1 (0.48%) Cacti
7 1 (0.48%) Nagios
7 1 (0.48%) Nessus
7 1 (0.48%) Proventia
7 1 (0.48%) SCSM
7 1 (0.48%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 69 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.27%) Cisco
3 36 (17.31%) VMware
4 32 (15.38%) Juniper
5 23 (11.06%) CheckPoint
6 19 (9.13%) Intel Security
7 16 (7.69%) HP
8 13 (6.25%) Citrix
9 11 (5.29%) Avaya
9 11 (5.29%) Mitel
10 10 (4.81%) Oracle
11 8 (3.85%) NetApp
12 7 (3.37%) Brocade
12 7 (3.37%) Ericsson
12 7 (3.37%) Foundry
12 7 (3.37%) Redback
13 6 (2.88%) F5
14 5 (2.40%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.40%) IBM
14 5 (2.40%) Veeam
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