Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 123 132
Rank change year-on-year -56 +9 +23
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 59 41 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 1.56% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.53% 10.88% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 136
10th Percentile £33,000 £23,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +21.62% +1.37%
75th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +6.67%

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 619 377 1,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.67% 14.30% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 417 326 752
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £23,250
25th Percentile £40,293 £39,188 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.69% +2.35%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,092
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +1.19%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 4 £40,000 -
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (47.46%) DNS
2 25 (42.37%) DevOps
3 23 (38.98%) Social Skills
3 23 (38.98%) Azure
4 20 (33.90%) Windows
5 17 (28.81%) DHCP
6 15 (25.42%) Firewall
7 14 (23.73%) Terraform
8 13 (22.03%) Amazon ECS
8 13 (22.03%) Microsoft 365
9 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (20.34%) VPN
9 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
9 12 (20.34%) C#
9 12 (20.34%) C++
9 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
9 12 (20.34%) .NET
9 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
10 11 (18.64%) Full Stack Development
10 11 (18.64%) MVC
10 11 (18.64%) Electronics
10 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
10 11 (18.64%) Degree
10 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
10 11 (18.64%) Physics
10 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
10 11 (18.64%) WCF
10 11 (18.64%) WPF
10 11 (18.64%) Modbus

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 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) Azure
2 13 (22.03%) Amazon ECS
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (18.64%) AWS
4 7 (11.86%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (8.47%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (8.47%) SaaS
5 5 (8.47%) Serverless
6 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.08%) GitHub
8 2 (3.39%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) DNS
2 17 (28.81%) DHCP
3 15 (25.42%) Firewall
4 12 (20.34%) VPN
5 11 (18.64%) Modbus
5 11 (18.64%) Network Security
6 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
6 7 (11.86%) VoIP
7 6 (10.17%) HTTP
8 5 (8.47%) SMTP
8 5 (8.47%) SSL
8 5 (8.47%) WAN
9 4 (6.78%) LAN
9 4 (6.78%) VLAN
9 4 (6.78%) WLAN
10 3 (5.08%) Internet
10 3 (5.08%) Wireless
11 2 (3.39%) FTP
11 2 (3.39%) SSH
12 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.08%) CF BOSH
2 3 (5.08%) GitLab
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 23 (38.98%) Social Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Electronics
3 4 (6.78%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Developer
3 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (8.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Junior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
2 11 (18.64%) Entity Framework
2 11 (18.64%) WCF
2 11 (18.64%) WPF
3 4 (6.78%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.86%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) VME
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) DevOps
2 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
3 11 (18.64%) Full Stack Development
3 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
3 11 (18.64%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) Physics
4 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.17%) SIEM
8 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.47%) Technology Roadmap
9 4 (6.78%) Change Management
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.78%) ITIL
9 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
9 4 (6.78%) Time Management
10 3 (5.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) C#
1 12 (20.34%) C++
1 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.56%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) R
4 3 (5.08%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) COBOL
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) CCNA
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
1 10 (16.95%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Terraform
2 6 (10.17%) Nessus
3 4 (6.78%) Ansible
3 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) Juniper
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.39%) Qualys
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Sage