Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 71 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.82% 1.43% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 10.74% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 17
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,813 £18,925 £18,450
90th Percentile £56,000 £42,500 £44,150
North West median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.90% -6.06%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 121 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.14% 13.31% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 118
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £33,654 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.43% +12.18% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,000 £17,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,250 £46,250
North West median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Lancashire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -6 7 £34,000 -15.00%
Burnley - 4 £35,000 -
Chorley 0 1 - -
Accrington 0 1 £18,000 +28.57%
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) Office 365
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
6 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) SANS
6 4 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Avaya
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (25.00%) Use Case
7 3 (18.75%) PBX
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) PBX
4 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) FTP
6 1 (6.25%) HTTP
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) RS-232
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) SMTP
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PC Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) PC Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SIEM
1 4 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Use Case
1 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Contract Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
1 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
3 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) Nortel
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro