The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 55 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 10 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.56% 4.33% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 23.40% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 29
Average salary £24,000 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,950 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
TCP/IP
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 94 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.06% 18.50% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 107
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 7 £24,000 -17.24%
Gateshead -9 1 £24,000 -4.00%
South Shields - 1 £19,000 -
TCP/IP
North East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
3 17 (62.96%) DNS
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (59.26%) NAS
4 16 (59.26%) SLA
4 16 (59.26%) SAN
4 16 (59.26%) UNIX
4 16 (59.26%) DHCP
5 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 15 (55.56%) NFS
5 15 (55.56%) Symantec
5 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
5 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (48.15%) German Language
7 12 (44.44%) Italian Language
7 12 (44.44%) French Language
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 4 (14.81%) DSL

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 16 (59.26%) NAS
3 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
4 4 (14.81%) ADSL
4 4 (14.81%) DSL
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
General
1 13 (48.15%) German Language
2 12 (44.44%) Italian Language
2 12 (44.44%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.70%) Author
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (59.26%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
1 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (3.70%) Business Development
1 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) Ruby
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 15 (55.56%) NFS
2 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Symantec
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus