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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 154 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +11
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 107 178 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.68% 2.65% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 18.09% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87 153 145
Median salary £37,000 £31,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.53% +5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,700 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
1024 984 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.09% 14.66% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 832 771 872
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 49 £45,000 +50.00% 17
Cheshire +4 43 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Merseyside -16 10 £26,000 -31.57% 1
Lancashire +7 3 £35,000 +7.69% 3
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 96 (45.07%) Windows
2 79 (37.09%) Active Directory
3 72 (33.80%) Firewall
4 69 (32.39%) Microsoft
5 66 (30.99%) Linux
6 61 (28.64%) Windows Server
7 59 (27.70%) DNS
8 58 (27.23%) DHCP
9 49 (23.00%) Cisco
10 48 (22.54%) ITIL
11 47 (22.07%) VMware
12 45 (21.13%) MS Exchange
13 44 (20.66%) Unix
14 43 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (19.72%) WAN
15 42 (19.72%) Finance
16 40 (18.78%) LAN
17 35 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
17 35 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (15.96%) Juniper
19 31 (14.55%) Hyper-V
20 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (14.08%) VLAN
21 29 (13.62%) MS Office
21 29 (13.62%) SQL
21 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
22 28 (13.15%) Ethernet
23 27 (12.68%) Telecoms
23 27 (12.68%) VPN
23 27 (12.68%) CCNA

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 45 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.57%) IIS
4 10 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.29%) Apache
7 4 (1.88%) CICS
7 4 (1.88%) CMS
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.47%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (13.62%) MS Office
2 22 (10.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.16%) Office 365
2 6 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (33.80%) Firewall
2 59 (27.70%) DNS
3 58 (27.23%) DHCP
4 42 (19.72%) WAN
5 40 (18.78%) LAN
6 30 (14.08%) VLAN
7 28 (13.15%) Ethernet
8 27 (12.68%) VPN
9 25 (11.74%) Internet
10 23 (10.80%) IPsec
10 23 (10.80%) MPLS
10 23 (10.80%) Network Security
11 22 (10.33%) BGP
11 22 (10.33%) SAN
12 17 (7.98%) OSPF
13 12 (5.63%) Unified Communications
13 12 (5.63%) Wireless
14 10 (4.69%) FTP
14 10 (4.69%) HTTP
14 10 (4.69%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.29%) MySQL
3 6 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.88%) DB2
4 4 (1.88%) MS Access
4 4 (1.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Fiddler
1 4 (1.88%) Firebug
1 4 (1.88%) JMeter
1 4 (1.88%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.88%) The Grinder
1 4 (1.88%) Toad
2 2 (0.94%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) MyEclipse
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) TestNG
General
1 42 (19.72%) Finance
2 27 (12.68%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.57%) Banking
4 11 (5.16%) Electronics
5 8 (3.76%) Law
5 8 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.29%) Back Office
7 4 (1.88%) Front Office
7 4 (1.88%) Legal
8 3 (1.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.94%) Avionics
9 2 (0.94%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Retail
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (19.25%) Analyst
2 28 (13.15%) Network Engineer
3 27 (12.68%) Support Engineer
4 19 (8.92%) IT Support
5 15 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (7.04%) Support Technician
6 14 (6.57%) Security Specialist
7 13 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (6.10%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 13 (6.10%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) IT Technician
8 11 (5.16%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) NOC Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Server Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.69%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.51%) .NET
2 10 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (4.69%) HTML
2 10 (4.69%) Middleware
2 10 (4.69%) Web Services
3 9 (4.23%) SOAP
4 8 (3.76%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.35%) LAMP
6 5 (2.35%) REST
7 4 (1.88%) 802.1X
7 4 (1.88%) Java EE
8 2 (0.94%) ISPF
8 2 (0.94%) JSP
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.47%) COM
9 1 (0.47%) Flash
9 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.47%) J2EE
9 1 (0.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.63%) Fixed Income
3 12 (5.63%) HP StoreVirtual
4 10 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.23%) RSA SecurID
6 8 (3.76%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.35%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.88%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.88%) NHS
9 4 (1.88%) VSAM
10 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.41%) Clustering
10 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.41%) iPad
10 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 96 (45.07%) Windows
2 66 (30.99%) Linux
3 61 (28.64%) Windows Server
4 44 (20.66%) Unix
5 43 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (11.27%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.04%) Windows 10
8 15 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (6.57%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (5.16%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.29%) CentOS
12 6 (2.82%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.35%) Android
14 4 (1.88%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.94%) MVS
15 2 (0.94%) OpenWrt
15 2 (0.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.54%) ITIL
2 23 (10.80%) Mentoring
3 22 (10.33%) Coaching
4 20 (9.39%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (8.92%) Change Management
5 19 (8.92%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (7.51%) SIEM
7 15 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (7.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 14 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (5.63%) Change Control
9 12 (5.63%) Load Balancing
9 12 (5.63%) Service Management
10 10 (4.69%) High Availability
10 10 (4.69%) Migration
10 10 (4.69%) Multithreading
11 9 (4.23%) Information Security
12 8 (3.76%) Automation Testing
12 8 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.62%) SQL
2 20 (9.39%) C++
3 17 (7.98%) C#
4 16 (7.51%) Java
5 15 (7.04%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.10%) Python
7 10 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.23%) C
8 9 (4.23%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.23%) VB
8 9 (4.23%) VBScript
9 6 (2.82%) JCL
10 5 (2.35%) PHP
11 4 (1.88%) COBOL
12 3 (1.41%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.94%) ANSI C
13 2 (0.94%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.94%) Delphi
14 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (12.68%) CCNA
2 27 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (11.74%) Degree
4 24 (11.27%) MCSE
5 18 (8.45%) MCSA
6 14 (6.57%) MCP
7 11 (5.16%) CCNP
8 9 (4.23%) CCIE
8 9 (4.23%) MCITP
9 7 (3.29%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.41%) CISSP
11 2 (0.94%) CCSP
11 2 (0.94%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.47%) CEH
12 1 (0.47%) HNC
12 1 (0.47%) HND
12 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.45%) SLA
2 8 (3.76%) QA
3 4 (1.88%) HL7
3 4 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.94%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.47%) ISO13485
System Software
1 79 (37.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.29%) vSphere
5 6 (2.82%) Firmware
6 5 (2.35%) vCloud
7 3 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (0.94%) RACF
8 2 (0.94%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.47%) iptables
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.10%) ServiceCenter
2 11 (5.16%) SCCM
3 7 (3.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.82%) FortiGate
5 5 (2.35%) Ansible
5 5 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.35%) Puppet
5 5 (2.35%) vMotion
6 4 (1.88%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.88%) WSUS
7 3 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.47%) Cacti
9 1 (0.47%) Nagios
9 1 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 69 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 49 (23.00%) Cisco
3 47 (22.07%) VMware
4 34 (15.96%) Juniper
5 22 (10.33%) CheckPoint
6 20 (9.39%) HP
7 16 (7.51%) Intel Security
8 11 (5.16%) Oracle
9 10 (4.69%) Brocade
9 10 (4.69%) Ericsson
9 10 (4.69%) Foundry
9 10 (4.69%) Redback
10 9 (4.23%) 3PAR
10 9 (4.23%) Avaya
11 8 (3.76%) F5
11 8 (3.76%) NetApp
11 8 (3.76%) Veeam
12 7 (3.29%) Citrix
13 6 (2.82%) IBM
13 6 (2.82%) Riverbed
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