Period
to 27 November 2020

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 27 November 2020 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
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 138 155
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17 -18
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 41 129 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.43% 2.02% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.23% 14.53% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 115 127
Median annual salary £43,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +20.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £51,750
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +15.94% -1.43%

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 365 888 1,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.70% 13.90% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 314 732 1,149
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,861 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.46% -0.31% +16.88%
10th Percentile £24,150 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,875 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Manchester.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Manchester

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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 27 November 2020. 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 +30 7 £24,000 -44.19% 2
Salford +20 2 £25,500 -41.04%
Rochdale +7 2 £28,750 +27.78%
Bury +8 1 £19,500 -18.75%
Wigan +3 1 £30,000 -47.83%
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, 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 26 (63.41%) DNS
2 25 (60.98%) Windows
3 20 (48.78%) Office 365
4 18 (43.90%) WAN
4 18 (43.90%) Firewall
5 17 (41.46%) DHCP
5 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
6 16 (39.02%) Azure
7 14 (34.15%) VMware
7 14 (34.15%) LAN
8 12 (29.27%) VPN
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) Cisco
9 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
10 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (21.95%) Security Architecture
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
11 9 (21.95%) Citrix
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
13 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
13 7 (17.07%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (17.07%) Information Security
13 7 (17.07%) Nessus
13 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (17.07%) Linux

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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Office 365
2 16 (39.02%) Azure
3 6 (14.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (12.20%) OneDrive
5 4 (9.76%) AWS
5 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
6 3 (7.32%) GCP
6 3 (7.32%) IaaS
6 3 (7.32%) PaaS
6 3 (7.32%) SaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) DNS
2 18 (43.90%) Firewall
2 18 (43.90%) WAN
3 17 (41.46%) DHCP
4 14 (34.15%) LAN
5 12 (29.27%) VPN
6 5 (12.20%) MPLS
6 5 (12.20%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) Wireless
7 4 (9.76%) DMZ
7 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (9.76%) Internet
7 4 (9.76%) VoIP
8 3 (7.32%) HTTP
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security
9 2 (4.88%) SAN
9 2 (4.88%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (2.44%) 4G
10 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
1 1 (2.44%) Electronics
1 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Security Manager
1 7 (17.07%) Senior Manager
2 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (7.32%) IT Support
5 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Linux
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.76%) Check Point GAiA
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
1 9 (21.95%) Security Architecture
2 7 (17.07%) Information Security
2 7 (17.07%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.32%) Email Filtering
6 3 (7.32%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (7.32%) Microservices
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) C
4 3 (7.32%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCNP
2 3 (7.32%) CISA
2 3 (7.32%) CISM
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) CCNA
3 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.32%) SLA
4 1 (2.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) zsh
5 1 (2.44%) Docker
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Nessus
2 6 (14.63%) Terraform
3 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
4 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
6 6 (14.63%) Veeam
7 4 (9.76%) F5
8 3 (7.32%) Forcepoint
8 3 (7.32%) Sophos
9 2 (4.88%) Aruba
9 2 (4.88%) Draytek
9 2 (4.88%) ESET
9 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.88%) HP
9 2 (4.88%) Huawei
9 2 (4.88%) Juniper
9 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
9 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.44%) Meraki