The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 29 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.35% 2.80% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
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 Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.32% 16.78% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 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
County Antrim -4 11 £45,000 +36.36%
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) LabVIEW
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) EPoS
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Linux Support
3 6 (46.15%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Linux Support
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripter
4 3 (23.08%) Test Specialist
5 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) EPoS Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware