Period
to 23 April 2021

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 23 April 2021 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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 109 133
Rank change year-on-year -39 +24 +13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 38 108 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.02% 2.32% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 17.20% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 86 117
10th Percentile £36,350 £23,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £42,125 £28,946 £24,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +40.00% +33.93%
75th Percentile £68,125 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +9.21% +20.63%

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 412 628 1,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.05% 13.46% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 326 490 884
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,825
25th Percentile £38,500 £31,768 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,587 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%

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 23 April 2021.

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 23 April 2021. 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
Altrincham -4 4 £40,000 +100.00% 3
Stockport +19 2 £46,250 -36.21% 1
Oldham 0 1 - - 1
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 24 (63.16%) DNS
2 19 (50.00%) Azure
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) Firewall
5 15 (39.47%) DHCP
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (36.84%) Terraform
6 14 (36.84%) Python
7 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
8 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
9 10 (26.32%) Docker
9 10 (26.32%) VPN
9 10 (26.32%) Unix
9 10 (26.32%) AWS
9 10 (26.32%) VLAN
10 9 (23.68%) Nessus
10 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
10 9 (23.68%) GCP
10 9 (23.68%) GitLab
10 9 (23.68%) Prometheus
11 8 (21.05%) Linux
12 7 (18.42%) HTTP
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.42%) WAN
12 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
12 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
12 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.42%) Network Security
13 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (7.89%) CloudStack
3 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.89%) nginx
3 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) Azure
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (26.32%) AWS
4 9 (23.68%) GCP
5 6 (15.79%) GitHub
6 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (7.89%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (7.89%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (7.89%) Datadog
8 3 (7.89%) Mimecast
8 3 (7.89%) npm
8 3 (7.89%) OpenShift
8 3 (7.89%) Pulumi
8 3 (7.89%) Serverless
9 2 (5.26%) IaaS
9 2 (5.26%) OneDrive
9 2 (5.26%) PaaS
9 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) DHCP
4 10 (26.32%) VLAN
4 10 (26.32%) VPN
5 7 (18.42%) HTTP
5 7 (18.42%) Network Security
5 7 (18.42%) WAN
6 6 (15.79%) FTP
6 6 (15.79%) IPsec
7 4 (10.53%) LAN
7 4 (10.53%) MPLS
7 4 (10.53%) Wireless
7 4 (10.53%) WLAN
8 3 (7.89%) DMZ
8 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Radio
9 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) GitLab
2 6 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.89%) Gradle
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
4 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.63%) Back Office
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Site Engineer
1 6 (15.79%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Senior Manager
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (7.89%) Node.js
1 3 (7.89%) React
1 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 8 (21.05%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Check Point GAiA
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Android
6 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure as Code
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.16%) DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) Information Security
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (13.16%) SIEM
3 5 (13.16%) Time Management
3 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Python
2 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
3 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCNP
1 2 (5.26%) CISA
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) CISM
1 2 (5.26%) CISSP
1 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Docker
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Terraform
2 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
3 9 (23.68%) Nessus
3 9 (23.68%) Prometheus
4 6 (15.79%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) Grafana
4 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.79%) Puppet
5 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (5.26%) Salt
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM
6 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
3 4 (10.53%) Veeam
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) Aruba
5 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
5 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Xamarin