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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 151 142 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 86 121 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.84% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.41% 12.60% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 71 95 157
Median salary £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,125 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +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
914 960 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.61% 14.58% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 765 769 867
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 £52,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -17 55 £37,500 +25.00% 14
Cheshire +10 18 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Merseyside - 8 £38,000 - 4
Lancashire +14 6 £27,500 -35.29% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 118 (55.14%) Windows
2 87 (40.65%) Active Directory
3 77 (35.98%) Microsoft
4 70 (32.71%) Windows Server
5 69 (32.24%) Firewall
6 67 (31.31%) DNS
7 60 (28.04%) DHCP
8 53 (24.77%) ITIL
9 49 (22.90%) LAN
10 48 (22.43%) MS Exchange
10 48 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (21.50%) Linux
12 42 (19.63%) WAN
13 40 (18.69%) Cisco
14 38 (17.76%) VPN
15 36 (16.82%) VMware
16 35 (16.36%) Windows 7
16 35 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (14.95%) Network Security
17 32 (14.95%) Juniper
17 32 (14.95%) MS Excel
18 31 (14.49%) MS Office
18 31 (14.49%) VLAN
19 29 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (13.08%) SQL Server
20 28 (13.08%) MPLS
21 27 (12.62%) SLA
22 26 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
22 26 (12.15%) Telecoms

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 48 (22.43%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.34%) CMS
6 5 (2.34%) IIS
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.93%) Apache
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) CICS
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 31 (14.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) FastStats
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.14%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (32.24%) Firewall
2 67 (31.31%) DNS
3 60 (28.04%) DHCP
4 49 (22.90%) LAN
5 42 (19.63%) WAN
6 38 (17.76%) VPN
7 32 (14.95%) Network Security
8 31 (14.49%) VLAN
9 28 (13.08%) MPLS
10 22 (10.28%) Ethernet
11 17 (7.94%) BGP
11 17 (7.94%) SAN
12 16 (7.48%) Internet
13 15 (7.01%) Wireless
14 13 (6.07%) Junos
14 13 (6.07%) Unified Communications
15 12 (5.61%) IPsec
16 10 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (4.67%) OSPF
17 8 (3.74%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.40%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.40%) MySQL
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.47%) MS Access
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.47%) Firebug
3 1 (0.47%) JMeter
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.47%) MyEclipse
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) TestNG
3 1 (0.47%) The Grinder
3 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 26 (12.15%) Telecoms
2 24 (11.21%) Finance
3 14 (6.54%) Electronics
4 13 (6.07%) Law
5 12 (5.61%) Banking
6 8 (3.74%) Legal
7 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (17.76%) Analyst
2 37 (17.29%) Support Engineer
3 21 (9.81%) IT Support
4 19 (8.88%) Network Engineer
4 19 (8.88%) Technical Support
5 18 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (7.94%) Embedded Engineer
6 17 (7.94%) Security Specialist
6 17 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.48%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 16 (7.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 16 (7.48%) IT Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) Audio Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) FPGA Engineer
10 11 (5.14%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (4.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.21%) Web Services
2 8 (3.74%) .NET
3 6 (2.80%) HTML
3 6 (2.80%) SOAP
4 5 (2.34%) REST
5 2 (0.93%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.93%) ISPF
5 2 (0.93%) JSP
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.47%) COM
6 1 (0.47%) Flash
6 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.47%) J2EE
6 1 (0.47%) Java EE
6 1 (0.47%) JDBC
6 1 (0.47%) jQuery
6 1 (0.47%) ODBC
6 1 (0.47%) Swing
6 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (7.01%) Driving Licence
3 13 (6.07%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.67%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.74%) Device Driver
8 7 (3.27%) HP StoreVirtual
8 7 (3.27%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.80%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.34%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.87%) Clustering
11 4 (1.87%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.87%) STB
12 3 (1.40%) CMDB
12 3 (1.40%) RSA SecurID
13 2 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.93%) Statistics
14 1 (0.47%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 118 (55.14%) Windows
2 70 (32.71%) Windows Server
3 48 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (21.50%) Linux
5 35 (16.36%) Windows 7
5 35 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (9.35%) Unix
6 20 (9.35%) Windows 10
7 15 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (6.54%) Windows XP
9 13 (6.07%) Windows 8
10 12 (5.61%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (4.21%) Android
12 7 (3.27%) Apple iOS
12 7 (3.27%) CentOS
13 5 (2.34%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.93%) OpenWrt
15 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.77%) ITIL
2 24 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (11.21%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (10.28%) Change Management
4 21 (9.81%) Mentoring
4 21 (9.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 20 (9.35%) SIEM
6 18 (8.41%) Information Security
7 16 (7.48%) Coaching
7 16 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (7.48%) Multithreading
8 15 (7.01%) Service Management
9 12 (5.61%) Change Control
9 12 (5.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (4.67%) OO
10 10 (4.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (4.21%) Load Balancing
11 9 (4.21%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.21%) Threat Detection
12 8 (3.74%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.28%) SQL
2 20 (9.35%) C++
3 10 (4.67%) Java
4 9 (4.21%) C#
5 7 (3.27%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.87%) C
6 4 (1.87%) Python
7 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.40%) JCL
7 3 (1.40%) PHP
7 3 (1.40%) VB
7 3 (1.40%) VBScript
8 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.93%) Delphi
8 2 (0.93%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.47%) COBOL
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.28%) Degree
4 21 (9.81%) MCSE
5 20 (9.35%) MCP
6 18 (8.41%) CCNA
7 17 (7.94%) MCSA
8 12 (5.61%) CCNP
9 7 (3.27%) MCITP
10 5 (2.34%) CCIE
11 4 (1.87%) CISSP
12 3 (1.40%) CCSP
12 3 (1.40%) MCTS
13 2 (0.93%) CEH
13 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.47%) CCA
14 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.62%) SLA
2 10 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
5 1 (0.47%) ISO13485
System Software
1 87 (40.65%) Active Directory
2 29 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (11.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.87%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.93%) Firmware
5 2 (0.93%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (0.93%) RACF
5 2 (0.93%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.93%) vSphere
6 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.47%) iptables
6 1 (0.47%) KVM
6 1 (0.47%) Snort
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.80%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.80%) SCCM
3 5 (2.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.87%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.87%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (1.87%) WSUS
5 1 (0.47%) Cacti
5 1 (0.47%) DameWare
5 1 (0.47%) EnCase
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.47%) Proventia
5 1 (0.47%) SCSM
5 1 (0.47%) SmokePing
5 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 77 (35.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.69%) Cisco
3 36 (16.82%) VMware
4 32 (14.95%) Juniper
5 25 (11.68%) CheckPoint
6 22 (10.28%) Intel Security
7 19 (8.88%) Citrix
8 13 (6.07%) HP
8 13 (6.07%) Mitel
9 10 (4.67%) Avaya
9 10 (4.67%) Symantec
10 9 (4.21%) Oracle
11 8 (3.74%) NetApp
12 7 (3.27%) Brocade
12 7 (3.27%) Foundry
12 7 (3.27%) Proofpoint
13 5 (2.34%) Ericsson
13 5 (2.34%) F5
13 5 (2.34%) Redback
14 4 (1.87%) Sophos
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Outstanding benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Expensed Van + Fuel + Laptop + Pho
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Perm or £250 a day Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago