Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 134 148
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -19
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 142 194 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.95% 2.39% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 15.97% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 131 173 104
Manchester median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -1.32% +26.67%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,500 £21,150
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%

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 1,164 1,215 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.96% 14.96% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1,048 943
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,082
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.20% +6.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,125 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,396 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.71% +1.30% +2.67%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Salford -2 12 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Bolton +26 11 £24,000 -31.43%
Stockport -2 11 £35,000 -18.60% 5
Wigan - 7 £36,250 -
Oldham +4 3 £32,500 -29.73% 2
Sale -2 3 £35,000 -
Cheadle -3 3 £39,000 -17.89% 2
Heywood - 3 £26,250 -
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 114 (80.28%) Windows
2 87 (61.27%) Microsoft
3 75 (52.82%) Active Directory
4 65 (45.77%) VMware
5 62 (43.66%) Office 365
6 57 (40.14%) Windows Server
7 48 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (33.10%) Firewall
8 47 (33.10%) Linux
9 44 (30.99%) DNS
10 41 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (28.17%) DHCP
12 39 (27.46%) LAN
12 39 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (26.06%) MS Exchange
14 35 (24.65%) ITIL
15 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
16 33 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
16 33 (23.24%) WAN
17 32 (22.54%) MCSE
17 32 (22.54%) Python
17 32 (22.54%) Puppet
18 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
19 28 (19.72%) Web Services
20 27 (19.01%) Docker
21 26 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
21 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
22 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
22 25 (17.61%) vSphere
22 25 (17.61%) DevOps

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 (26.06%) MS Exchange
2 24 (16.90%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.56%) Skype for Business
4 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.04%) Apache Pig
5 10 (7.04%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (6.34%) IIS
7 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.41%) Apache
10 2 (1.41%) JBoss
10 2 (1.41%) nginx
10 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 62 (43.66%) Office 365
2 33 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (8.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (7.75%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (33.10%) Firewall
2 44 (30.99%) DNS
3 40 (28.17%) DHCP
4 39 (27.46%) LAN
5 33 (23.24%) WAN
6 15 (10.56%) Skype
6 15 (10.56%) SSL
7 13 (9.15%) SAN
7 13 (9.15%) VoIP
8 11 (7.75%) HTTP
8 11 (7.75%) VLAN
9 8 (5.63%) Unified Communications
9 8 (5.63%) VPN
10 7 (4.93%) Wireless
11 6 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (3.52%) Internet
12 5 (3.52%) WLAN
13 4 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (2.11%) Network Security
14 3 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.27%) MySQL
3 14 (9.86%) Big Data
3 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
4 10 (7.04%) Apache Hive
4 10 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.70%) MS Access
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (9.15%) JIRA
4 12 (8.45%) Bitbucket
5 11 (7.75%) Vagrant
6 10 (7.04%) CodeSonar
6 10 (7.04%) git-flow
6 10 (7.04%) Robot Framework
6 10 (7.04%) Selenium
7 4 (2.82%) Hudson
7 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.82%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.82%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.41%) Subversion
9 1 (0.70%) GitLab
General
1 14 (9.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.45%) Retail
3 9 (6.34%) Finance
4 5 (3.52%) Electronics
4 5 (3.52%) Games
4 5 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.82%) Back Office
6 3 (2.11%) Marketing
7 2 (1.41%) Automotive
7 2 (1.41%) Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (19.01%) Support Engineer
2 18 (12.68%) Desktop Support
2 18 (12.68%) IT Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) IT Support
4 14 (9.86%) Software Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Administrator
7 11 (7.75%) Analyst
7 11 (7.75%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) Java Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Junior
8 10 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) Web Services
2 15 (10.56%) LAMP
2 15 (10.56%) REST
3 14 (9.86%) .NET
4 12 (8.45%) SOAP
5 10 (7.04%) .NET Framework
5 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.04%) Django
5 10 (7.04%) Java EE
5 10 (7.04%) Node.js
5 10 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (7.04%) Spring MVC
5 10 (7.04%) STL
6 6 (4.23%) HTML
7 4 (2.82%) CSS
7 4 (2.82%) React
8 3 (2.11%) RESTful
9 2 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.41%) JSON
9 2 (1.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.52%) Robotics
6 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) CCTV
8 1 (0.70%) Clustering
8 1 (0.70%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.70%) iPad
8 1 (0.70%) iPhone
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 114 (80.28%) Windows
2 57 (40.14%) Windows Server
3 47 (33.10%) Linux
4 41 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (14.08%) Windows 10
6 20 (14.08%) Windows 7
7 17 (11.97%) Android
8 15 (10.56%) Apple iOS
9 11 (7.75%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.11%) Unix
12 2 (1.41%) CentOS
12 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.65%) ITIL
2 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.61%) DevOps
4 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.56%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (10.56%) Scrum
6 15 (10.56%) Test Automation
7 14 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (9.86%) Service Management
8 13 (9.15%) Incident Management
9 12 (8.45%) Configuration Management
9 12 (8.45%) ITSM
9 12 (8.45%) Open Source
10 11 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (7.04%) API Design
11 10 (7.04%) ITIL V3
11 10 (7.04%) Kanban
11 10 (7.04%) Reverse Engineering
11 10 (7.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.54%) Python
2 22 (15.49%) Java
3 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
4 17 (11.97%) Ruby
4 17 (11.97%) SQL
5 16 (11.27%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.56%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.86%) C
7 14 (9.86%) C#
7 14 (9.86%) C++
8 12 (8.45%) PHP
9 10 (7.04%) Objective-C
10 9 (6.34%) Perl
11 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.82%) Bourne shell
12 4 (2.82%) Korn
13 2 (1.41%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.41%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.41%) VB
13 2 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (33.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (22.54%) MCSE
3 12 (8.45%) CCNA
3 12 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.45%) MCSA
4 10 (7.04%) CISSP
4 10 (7.04%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (7.04%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.04%) GIAC
4 10 (7.04%) HNC
4 10 (7.04%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (7.04%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (7.04%) SANS
4 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.04%) SSCP
5 9 (6.34%) Degree
5 9 (6.34%) MCP
6 8 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.23%) MCTS
8 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) GCP
3 3 (2.11%) GDPR
4 2 (1.41%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.70%) GPG13
5 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (52.82%) Active Directory
2 39 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (19.01%) Docker
4 25 (17.61%) vSphere
5 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
6 18 (12.68%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (7.75%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.23%) VMware Server
9 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.11%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.41%) Firmware
11 2 (1.41%) XenApp
12 1 (0.70%) NFS
12 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (22.54%) Puppet
2 20 (14.08%) SCCM
3 18 (12.68%) Terraform
4 16 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (8.45%) Ansible
6 11 (7.75%) Kubernetes
6 11 (7.75%) Packer
7 10 (7.04%) Salt
8 9 (6.34%) SCVMM
9 6 (4.23%) Consul
10 5 (3.52%) Kibana
11 3 (2.11%) DameWare
12 2 (1.41%) Grafana
12 2 (1.41%) SCOrch
12 2 (1.41%) vRealize
12 2 (1.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.70%) Nexpose
13 1 (0.70%) QRadar
13 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 87 (61.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (45.77%) VMware
3 24 (16.90%) Cisco
4 11 (7.75%) Google
4 11 (7.75%) Veeam
5 10 (7.04%) Citrix
6 9 (6.34%) HP
7 7 (4.93%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (4.93%) SAP
8 6 (4.23%) Dell
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle
10 4 (2.82%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.82%) Blue Prism
11 3 (2.11%) Avaya
11 3 (2.11%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.11%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.41%) Apple
12 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.41%) Remedy
12 2 (1.41%) Sophos