Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +19
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 6 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.65% 15.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 56.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 0
Salford median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Manchester median daily rate £350 £425 £393
% change year-on-year -17.65% +8.28% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £88.25 £40.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year +120.63% +255.56% -

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 35 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 27.13% 27.35% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 9
Salford median daily rate £425 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £253 £375 £323
90th Percentile £548 £570 £410
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Salford median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% - -
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
% change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Salford

TCP/IP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TCP/IP in Salford.

Contractor daily rate trend for TCP/IP in Salford

TCP/IP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Salford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TCP/IP in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Intel
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) SSCP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Nessus
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Nmap
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Qualys
1 6 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (100.00%) Nexpose
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 6 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (100.00%) QRadar
1 6 (100.00%) SANS
1 6 (100.00%) Case Management

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Case Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) SANS
1 6 (100.00%) SSCP
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Nessus
1 6 (100.00%) Nexpose
1 6 (100.00%) Nmap
1 6 (100.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (100.00%) Intel
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Qualys
1 6 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (100.00%) Snow
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) AlienVault
3 1 (16.67%) NetWitness