The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 17 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 8.00% 12.77% 48.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 16.22% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Average salary £31,000 £49,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.73% +38.02%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
TCP/IP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 77.33% 78.72% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 21
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £39,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Rochdale

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
3 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) ISDN
5 2 (28.57%) PSTN
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) SQL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
4 2 (28.57%) ISDN
4 2 (28.57%) PSTN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware