The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 23 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 19 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.60% 4.51% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.00% 30.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 1
Average salary £26,000 £23,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -54.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
TCP/IP
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.36% 15.04% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 16
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 (59.09%) LAN
1 26 (59.09%) WAN
2 22 (50.00%) Cisco
3 21 (47.73%) Citrix
4 18 (40.91%) Internet
5 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
5 15 (34.09%) C#
5 15 (34.09%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) Windows
6 13 (29.55%) OO
6 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
7 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 12 (27.27%) DNS
7 12 (27.27%) Apple
7 12 (27.27%) Blackberry
7 12 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (25.00%) Ajax
8 11 (25.00%) Web Development
8 11 (25.00%) Software Packaging
8 11 (25.00%) jQuery
8 11 (25.00%) Migration
8 11 (25.00%) VB6
8 11 (25.00%) OOP
8 11 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.00%) CSS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 12 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.64%) Lync
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) LAN
1 26 (59.09%) WAN
2 18 (40.91%) Internet
3 12 (27.27%) DNS
4 5 (11.36%) VPN
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security
5 4 (9.09%) MPLS
5 4 (9.09%) BGP
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) IPsec
6 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) IT Support
5 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Security Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Network Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Developer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (25.00%) CSS
2 11 (25.00%) Ajax
2 11 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 11 (25.00%) jQuery
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 12 (27.27%) Windows 8
3 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) OO
2 11 (25.00%) OOP
2 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 11 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 4 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 4 (9.09%) Security Management
3 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) VB
2 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 11 (25.00%) VB6
3 4 (9.09%) Erlang
3 4 (9.09%) F#
3 4 (9.09%) Scala
3 4 (9.09%) C++
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) Clojure
5 1 (2.27%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CCSP
1 4 (9.09%) CCNP
1 4 (9.09%) CCIP
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) XenApp
2 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco
2 21 (47.73%) Citrix
3 12 (27.27%) Apple
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.36%) Avaya