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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.66% 7.91% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.00% 35.48% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £38,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
TCP/IP
UK

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
20 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.58% 22.30% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 29
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 29 June 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
County Antrim +6 9 £37,500 -1.96%
TCP/IP
UK

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Nagios
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
6 3 (23.08%) LAMP
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) SMTP
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) SNMP

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) SMTP
3 3 (23.08%) SNMP
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) LAMP
1 3 (23.08%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (15.38%) NetWare
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
1 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
1 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
3 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (15.38%) EMC Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VirtualBox
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (15.38%) ISA Server
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cacti
1 3 (23.08%) logstash
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) Pingdom
1 3 (23.08%) Rsyslog
2 2 (15.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Novell
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) VMware