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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 80 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 37 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.57% 0.83% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 4.47% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 22
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -19.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.20% +4.00%  

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 257 179 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.82% 18.59% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 190 137 201
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Warrington +7 18 £37,500 +56.25% 4
Knutsford - 5 £60,000 - 4
Crewe - 2 £47,500 -
Daresbury - 2 £18,000 -
Chester +3 1 £30,000 +9.09%
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 32 (55.17%) WAN
1 32 (55.17%) LAN
2 29 (50.00%) Firewall
3 27 (46.55%) Windows
4 19 (32.76%) Cisco
5 18 (31.03%) VPN
6 17 (29.31%) VoIP
7 15 (25.86%) Ethernet
7 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (25.86%) Office 365
8 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 12 (20.69%) Finance
10 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (18.97%) Juniper
10 11 (18.97%) Linux
11 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (15.52%) WLAN
12 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (13.79%) FortiGate
12 8 (13.79%) Network Management
13 7 (12.07%) Network Security
13 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
13 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.07%) ITIL
13 7 (12.07%) CCIE
13 7 (12.07%) OSPF
13 7 (12.07%) BGP
14 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
14 6 (10.34%) EIGRP
14 6 (10.34%) MPLS

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 3 (5.17%) nginx
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (55.17%) LAN
1 32 (55.17%) WAN
2 29 (50.00%) Firewall
3 18 (31.03%) VPN
4 17 (29.31%) VoIP
5 15 (25.86%) Ethernet
6 9 (15.52%) WLAN
7 7 (12.07%) BGP
7 7 (12.07%) Network Security
7 7 (12.07%) OSPF
8 6 (10.34%) EIGRP
8 6 (10.34%) MPLS
9 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (6.90%) IGRP
10 4 (6.90%) Internet
10 4 (6.90%) Skype
10 4 (6.90%) VLAN
11 3 (5.17%) LDAP
11 3 (5.17%) SAN
11 3 (5.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) GIS
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Network Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Delphi Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.45%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) CMDB
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.45%) AIX
7 2 (3.45%) Solaris
7 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Network Management
2 7 (12.07%) ITIL
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
4 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
5 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.17%) CRM
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) Break/Fix
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) QMS
7 2 (3.45%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (3.45%) Telematics
8 1 (1.72%) Security Patching
8 1 (1.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) C#
2 4 (6.90%) Delphi
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) Pascal
3 3 (5.17%) R
4 2 (3.45%) C
4 2 (3.45%) C++
4 2 (3.45%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.07%) CCIE
2 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) CCNP
3 6 (10.34%) CISA
3 6 (10.34%) CISM
3 6 (10.34%) CISSP
3 6 (10.34%) Degree
4 5 (8.62%) CCDE
4 5 (8.62%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) MCP
6 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) Firmware
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Cisco
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) Juniper
4 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.17%) F5
6 2 (3.45%) Avaya
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Apple
7 1 (1.72%) Aruba
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.72%) McAfee
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago