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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / North West
Rank 141 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 108 138 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 2.50% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.49% 16.73% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75 123 180
Median salary £25,500 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%

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
865 825 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.56% 14.98% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 666 683 926
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -19 76 £25,000 - 9
Cheshire -21 18 £36,000 +20.00% 5
Lancashire -6 13 £23,500 -6.93% 2
Merseyside -18 1 £18,750 -62.50% 2
TCP/IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 107 (46.72%) Windows
2 95 (41.48%) Active Directory
3 89 (38.86%) Microsoft
4 87 (37.99%) Firewall
5 76 (33.19%) WAN
6 67 (29.26%) LAN
7 66 (28.82%) DHCP
8 65 (28.38%) Cisco
9 64 (27.95%) DNS
10 63 (27.51%) Linux
11 62 (27.07%) VMware
12 58 (25.33%) MS Exchange
13 56 (24.45%) Windows Server
14 51 (22.27%) Cisco Certification
14 51 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 49 (21.40%) Finance
16 47 (20.52%) SQL
17 44 (19.21%) VPN
18 43 (18.78%) MS Office
19 42 (18.34%) ITIL
20 40 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (17.03%) MS Excel
22 38 (16.59%) Windows 7
23 37 (16.16%) Unix
24 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
24 35 (15.28%) Hyper-V
25 34 (14.85%) VLAN
25 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
25 34 (14.85%) Ethernet
26 33 (14.41%) Internet

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 58 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.54%) IIS
3 15 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.49%) Apache
5 5 (2.18%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.75%) nginx
7 3 (1.31%) CICS
7 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.44%) Zimbra
Applications
1 43 (18.78%) MS Office
2 39 (17.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.66%) Office 365
2 7 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (37.99%) Firewall
2 76 (33.19%) WAN
3 67 (29.26%) LAN
4 66 (28.82%) DHCP
5 64 (27.95%) DNS
6 44 (19.21%) VPN
7 34 (14.85%) Ethernet
7 34 (14.85%) VLAN
8 33 (14.41%) Internet
8 33 (14.41%) Network Security
9 29 (12.66%) BGP
9 29 (12.66%) OSPF
10 25 (10.92%) SAN
11 23 (10.04%) VoIP
11 23 (10.04%) Wireless
12 20 (8.73%) EIGRP
13 19 (8.30%) MPLS
14 17 (7.42%) IPsec
15 15 (6.55%) HTTP
16 13 (5.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.62%) MySQL
3 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.31%) DB2
4 3 (1.31%) MS Access
5 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.31%) Fiddler
2 3 (1.31%) Firebug
2 3 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.31%) JIRA
2 3 (1.31%) JMeter
2 3 (1.31%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.31%) Subversion
2 3 (1.31%) The Grinder
2 3 (1.31%) Toad
General
1 49 (21.40%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.93%) Banking
4 8 (3.49%) Back Office
4 8 (3.49%) Retail
5 5 (2.18%) Marketing
5 5 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.75%) Front Office
7 3 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.31%) Avionics
7 3 (1.31%) Legal
7 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (27.95%) Analyst
2 38 (16.59%) Network Engineer
3 36 (15.72%) Support Analyst
4 31 (13.54%) IT Support
5 23 (10.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (8.30%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.30%) Support Technician
7 17 (7.42%) IT Analyst
7 17 (7.42%) IT Support Analyst
8 14 (6.11%) Server Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) Embedded Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support
10 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 11 (4.80%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.37%) Server Analyst
11 10 (4.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.24%) HTML
2 10 (4.37%) .NET
2 10 (4.37%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (4.37%) Middleware
3 9 (3.93%) SOAP
4 8 (3.49%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.06%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.06%) Web Services
6 6 (2.62%) LAMP
7 3 (1.31%) Java EE
8 2 (0.87%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.87%) Servlets
8 2 (0.87%) WSGI
9 1 (0.44%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.24%) Fixed Income
4 10 (4.37%) HP StoreVirtual
4 10 (4.37%) RSA SecurID
5 8 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.06%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.62%) CAN bus
7 6 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.62%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.62%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.62%) Telematics
8 5 (2.18%) NHS
9 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.75%) iPad
9 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.31%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.31%) VSAM
11 2 (0.87%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 107 (46.72%) Windows
2 63 (27.51%) Linux
3 56 (24.45%) Windows Server
4 51 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (16.59%) Windows 7
6 37 (16.16%) Unix
7 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (8.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (6.99%) Windows XP
10 11 (4.80%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (4.37%) Windows 8
12 8 (3.49%) Windows 10
13 5 (2.18%) Solaris
14 4 (1.75%) Android
14 4 (1.75%) CentOS
14 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.44%) AIX
16 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.34%) ITIL
2 19 (8.30%) Coaching
2 19 (8.30%) High Availability
3 18 (7.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (7.42%) Software Engineering
5 13 (5.68%) Configuration Management
5 13 (5.68%) Service Management
6 12 (5.24%) Load Balancing
7 11 (4.80%) Mentoring
7 11 (4.80%) Network Design
8 10 (4.37%) Validation
9 9 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (3.93%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.49%) Automation Testing
10 8 (3.49%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 8 (3.49%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (3.49%) QA Automation
11 7 (3.06%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (3.06%) Device Driver Development
11 7 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.52%) SQL
2 19 (8.30%) C++
2 19 (8.30%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.86%) C
4 14 (6.11%) Python
5 10 (4.37%) PHP
5 10 (4.37%) VB
5 10 (4.37%) VBScript
6 9 (3.93%) C#
6 9 (3.93%) Java
6 9 (3.93%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.93%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.06%) Embedded C
7 7 (3.06%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.31%) ANSI C
8 3 (1.31%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.31%) COBOL
8 3 (1.31%) JCL
9 2 (0.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (22.27%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (13.10%) Degree
4 29 (12.66%) CCNP
5 27 (11.79%) CCNA
6 25 (10.92%) MCSE
7 16 (6.99%) CCIE
8 15 (6.55%) MCSA
9 14 (6.11%) MCITP
10 13 (5.68%) MCP
11 7 (3.06%) JNCIA
12 6 (2.62%) CISSP
12 6 (2.62%) HNC
12 6 (2.62%) HND
13 4 (1.75%) MCDST
13 4 (1.75%) RHCE
13 4 (1.75%) SCNA
13 4 (1.75%) SCSA
13 4 (1.75%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) SLA
2 10 (4.37%) QA
3 6 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.31%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.31%) HL7
4 3 (1.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (41.48%) Active Directory
2 40 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.80%) Firmware
4 11 (4.80%) vSphere
5 7 (3.06%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.62%) vCloud
7 5 (2.18%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (5.68%) ServiceCenter
2 10 (4.37%) SCCM
2 10 (4.37%) WSUS
3 8 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.49%) Puppet
4 6 (2.62%) Ansible
4 6 (2.62%) vMotion
5 3 (1.31%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.87%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.87%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.87%) Nessus
6 2 (0.87%) Nmap
6 2 (0.87%) Salt
7 1 (0.44%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.44%) QRadar
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 89 (38.86%) Microsoft
2 65 (28.38%) Cisco
3 62 (27.07%) VMware
4 25 (10.92%) CheckPoint
5 24 (10.48%) Juniper
6 18 (7.86%) F5
6 18 (7.86%) HP
7 14 (6.11%) Avaya
8 13 (5.68%) Intel Security
9 12 (5.24%) Fortinet
9 12 (5.24%) Riverbed
10 10 (4.37%) 3PAR
10 10 (4.37%) Dell
11 9 (3.93%) Veeam
12 8 (3.49%) Citrix
12 8 (3.49%) NetApp
13 7 (3.06%) Brocade
13 7 (3.06%) Ericsson
13 7 (3.06%) Foundry
13 7 (3.06%) Redback
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