Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 140 163
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23 -36
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 147 189 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.00% 2.36% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.10% 16.54% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 131 173 102
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47% +26.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,500 £19,325
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,324 1,143 1,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.06% 14.25% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 988 988
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +8.97% -0.64% +4.67%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Manchester over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Manchester

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Stockport -7 15 £35,000 -18.60% 4
Bolton +27 11 £24,000 -31.43%
Salford +1 11 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Wigan +3 8 £22,500 -55.00%
Rochdale +2 6 £28,500 -5.00%
Oldham +3 4 £32,500 -40.91% 2
Altrincham -8 3 £24,500 -20.33%
Cheadle -9 3 £39,000 -9.30% 1
Heywood - 3 £26,250 -
Sale -8 2 £30,000 -14.29%
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 115 (78.23%) Windows
2 79 (53.74%) Active Directory
3 76 (51.70%) Microsoft
4 68 (46.26%) Office 365
5 62 (42.18%) VMware
6 54 (36.73%) Windows Server
7 49 (33.33%) DNS
7 49 (33.33%) LAN
8 46 (31.29%) Firewall
9 43 (29.25%) DHCP
9 43 (29.25%) ITIL
10 42 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (27.21%) Linux
12 40 (27.21%) WAN
13 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (25.17%) MS Exchange
15 36 (24.49%) Cisco
16 28 (19.05%) SharePoint
17 27 (18.37%) Windows 10
17 27 (18.37%) vSphere
18 25 (17.01%) MCSE
19 24 (16.33%) Web Services
19 24 (16.33%) Telecoms
19 24 (16.33%) Windows 7
20 23 (15.65%) Puppet
20 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
20 23 (15.65%) Python
21 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (25.17%) MS Exchange
2 28 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 18 (12.24%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.80%) IIS
4 10 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.44%) Apache Pig
6 8 (5.44%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (4.08%) Apache
7 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.72%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.36%) JBoss
10 2 (1.36%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 68 (46.26%) Office 365
2 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.44%) IaaS
5 6 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (33.33%) DNS
1 49 (33.33%) LAN
2 46 (31.29%) Firewall
3 43 (29.25%) DHCP
4 40 (27.21%) WAN
5 18 (12.24%) Skype
6 17 (11.56%) VoIP
7 15 (10.20%) SAN
8 14 (9.52%) SSL
9 11 (7.48%) Internet
10 9 (6.12%) VLAN
11 8 (5.44%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (5.44%) HTTP
11 8 (5.44%) Unified Communications
12 7 (4.76%) BGP
12 7 (4.76%) OSPF
12 7 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (4.08%) VPN
13 6 (4.08%) Wireless
14 5 (3.40%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.20%) MySQL
3 12 (8.16%) Big Data
3 12 (8.16%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.44%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (7.48%) JIRA
4 10 (6.80%) Bitbucket
5 8 (5.44%) CodeSonar
5 8 (5.44%) git-flow
5 8 (5.44%) Robot Framework
5 8 (5.44%) Selenium
6 4 (2.72%) Hudson
6 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.72%) MSBuild
6 4 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.72%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.36%) Subversion
8 1 (0.68%) GitLab
General
1 24 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.84%) Finance
3 10 (6.80%) Retail
4 7 (4.76%) Electronics
4 7 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.08%) Games
6 4 (2.72%) Automotive
6 4 (2.72%) Back Office
6 4 (2.72%) Marketing
7 3 (2.04%) Banking
7 3 (2.04%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 24 (16.33%) IT Support
3 21 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 18 (12.24%) Desktop Support
5 16 (10.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (10.20%) Analyst
7 13 (8.84%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Software Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) Service Desk Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Administrator
10 9 (6.12%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Telecoms Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.33%) Web Services
2 13 (8.84%) LAMP
2 13 (8.84%) REST
3 11 (7.48%) .NET
3 11 (7.48%) HTML
3 11 (7.48%) SOAP
4 9 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (5.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.44%) Django
5 8 (5.44%) Java EE
5 8 (5.44%) Node.js
5 8 (5.44%) Spring MVC
5 8 (5.44%) STL
6 4 (2.72%) CSS
6 4 (2.72%) React
6 4 (2.72%) RESTful
7 1 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.68%) JSON
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) IVR
4 7 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.72%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.72%) Robotics
7 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 115 (78.23%) Windows
2 54 (36.73%) Windows Server
3 42 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (27.21%) Linux
6 27 (18.37%) Windows 10
7 24 (16.33%) Windows 7
8 20 (13.61%) Android
9 18 (12.24%) Apple iOS
10 8 (5.44%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.40%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (3.40%) Unix
12 4 (2.72%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.36%) CentOS
14 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.25%) ITIL
2 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.24%) DevOps
3 15 (10.20%) Change Management
4 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 13 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (8.84%) Scrum
6 12 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (7.48%) Incident Management
7 11 (7.48%) ITIL V3
7 11 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.48%) Service Management
8 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (6.80%) Load Balancing
8 10 (6.80%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.12%) ITSM
9 9 (6.12%) Migration
9 9 (6.12%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.65%) Python
2 21 (14.29%) Java
3 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
3 19 (12.93%) SQL
4 18 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.84%) Bash Shell
5 13 (8.84%) C
5 13 (8.84%) C++
6 12 (8.16%) C#
7 11 (7.48%) PHP
8 10 (6.80%) Ruby
9 9 (6.12%) Perl
10 8 (5.44%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.72%) Bourne shell
12 4 (2.72%) Korn
12 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.04%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.04%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.01%) MCSE
3 19 (12.93%) CCNA
3 19 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.16%) Degree
5 8 (5.44%) CISSP
5 8 (5.44%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (5.44%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.44%) GIAC
5 8 (5.44%) HNC
5 8 (5.44%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (5.44%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (5.44%) SANS
5 8 (5.44%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.44%) SSCP
5 8 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.08%) MCTS
8 5 (3.40%) MCSA
9 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) GDPR
2 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 15765
3 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 79 (53.74%) Active Directory
2 42 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (18.37%) vSphere
4 21 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 18 (12.24%) Docker
5 18 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (8.84%) Terminal Services
7 8 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.08%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.04%) Firmware
9 3 (2.04%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.36%) XenApp
11 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (15.65%) Puppet
2 19 (12.93%) SCCM
3 12 (8.16%) Terraform
4 10 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (6.12%) Ansible
6 8 (5.44%) Salt
7 7 (4.76%) SCVMM
8 5 (3.40%) Kibana
9 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.72%) Packer
10 3 (2.04%) DameWare
11 2 (1.36%) Consul
11 2 (1.36%) Grafana
11 2 (1.36%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.36%) vRealize
11 2 (1.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.68%) logstash
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.68%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 76 (51.70%) Microsoft
2 62 (42.18%) VMware
3 36 (24.49%) Cisco
4 12 (8.16%) Veeam
5 8 (5.44%) Citrix
5 8 (5.44%) SAP
6 7 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 6 (4.08%) Dell
7 6 (4.08%) Meraki
8 5 (3.40%) F5
8 5 (3.40%) HP
8 5 (3.40%) Mitel
9 4 (2.72%) Blue Prism
9 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.72%) Genesys
9 4 (2.72%) Google
9 4 (2.72%) Oracle
9 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.04%) Ericsson
10 3 (2.04%) Foundry