The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 72 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 18 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.67% 2.27% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 13.45% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 45
Median salary £30,000 £28,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% -15.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,421 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.87% +5.12%  

TCP/IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 159 223 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.76% 16.88% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 122 162 245
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Cheshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Knutsford +8 8 £28,750 +43.75%
Chester +4 2 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Runcorn - 1 £18,500 -
TCP/IP
North West

TCP/IP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 17 (41.46%) LAN
1 17 (41.46%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) Ethernet
3 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Internet
4 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 10 (24.39%) VPN
6 8 (19.51%) VoIP
6 8 (19.51%) OSPF
6 8 (19.51%) BGP
6 8 (19.51%) Cisco
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.07%) Firmware
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.07%) WLAN
7 7 (17.07%) C++
7 7 (17.07%) C
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.07%) VLAN
8 6 (14.63%) QMS
8 6 (14.63%) Telematics
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
8 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.63%) GPRS
8 6 (14.63%) CCNP
8 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
8 6 (14.63%) CAN bus
8 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (9.76%) nginx
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) LAN
1 17 (41.46%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) Ethernet
3 11 (26.83%) Firewall
3 11 (26.83%) Internet
4 10 (24.39%) VPN
5 8 (19.51%) BGP
5 8 (19.51%) OSPF
5 8 (19.51%) VoIP
6 7 (17.07%) VLAN
6 7 (17.07%) WLAN
7 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
7 6 (14.63%) GPRS
8 5 (12.20%) DNS
8 5 (12.20%) IGRP
8 5 (12.20%) MPLS
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.32%) DHCP
10 3 (7.32%) Network Security
11 2 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Avionics
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Software Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Servlets
2 2 (4.88%) WSGI
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) CAN bus
1 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
2 6 (14.63%) QMS
2 6 (14.63%) Telematics
3 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.44%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) C
1 7 (17.07%) C++
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) Delphi
3 3 (7.32%) Pascal
3 3 (7.32%) R
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) ANSI C
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.63%) CCNP
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CISA
5 1 (2.44%) CISM
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Firmware
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Salt
2 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Juniper
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Aruba
4 2 (4.88%) Avaya
5 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.44%) F5
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Northgate Public Services
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
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The SmartList
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