Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 141 134
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 144 190 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.97% 2.31% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.94% 15.57% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 125 156 126
Manchester median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 1,033 1,220 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.10% 14.81% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1,009 890
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,188
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.88% +9.83%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £61,375
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +4.00%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +1 10 £41,000 +8.61% 4
Salford +5 9 £24,000 -36.21% 1
Wigan +17 8 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Bolton +8 7 £24,000 -31.43% 1
Sale +2 2 £36,500 -
Cheadle -1 2 £28,750 -42.50% 2
Oldham +10 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Altrincham +4 1 £24,000 -9.43%
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 110 (76.39%) Windows
2 79 (54.86%) Microsoft
3 71 (49.31%) Active Directory
4 63 (43.75%) VMware
5 58 (40.28%) Windows Server
6 54 (37.50%) Office 365
6 54 (37.50%) Firewall
7 53 (36.81%) DNS
8 48 (33.33%) LAN
9 47 (32.64%) Linux
9 47 (32.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 45 (31.25%) WAN
11 43 (29.86%) MS Exchange
12 38 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 36 (25.00%) Puppet
13 36 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (25.00%) ITIL
14 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
14 35 (24.31%) DHCP
15 33 (22.92%) MCSE
16 32 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 31 (21.53%) DevOps
17 31 (21.53%) Web Services
17 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Office
17 31 (21.53%) Python
18 30 (20.83%) Hyper-V
19 29 (20.14%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (17.36%) Cisco
20 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development

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 43 (29.86%) MS Exchange
2 22 (15.28%) SharePoint
3 18 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 15 (10.42%) IIS
5 14 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (5.56%) Apache Pig
8 8 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (4.17%) Apache
9 6 (4.17%) nginx
9 6 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.78%) JBoss
11 2 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.69%) Confluence
12 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (37.50%) Office 365
2 38 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (20.14%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (11.11%) IaaS
5 13 (9.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (9.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.39%) SaaS
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.69%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.69%) PaaS
7 1 (0.69%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 54 (37.50%) Firewall
2 53 (36.81%) DNS
3 48 (33.33%) LAN
4 45 (31.25%) WAN
5 35 (24.31%) DHCP
6 19 (13.19%) HTTP
6 19 (13.19%) SSL
7 18 (12.50%) Skype
7 18 (12.50%) VLAN
8 13 (9.03%) VoIP
9 12 (8.33%) SAN
9 12 (8.33%) VPN
10 10 (6.94%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.86%) Network Security
12 6 (4.17%) Internet
12 6 (4.17%) WLAN
13 5 (3.47%) PBX
13 5 (3.47%) Reverse Proxy
14 4 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.25%) Big Data
4 9 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.25%) MySQL
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.69%) MS Access
9 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (8.33%) JIRA
3 11 (7.64%) Bitbucket
3 11 (7.64%) Vagrant
4 8 (5.56%) CodeSonar
4 8 (5.56%) git-flow
4 8 (5.56%) Robot Framework
4 8 (5.56%) Selenium
5 7 (4.86%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.78%) Hudson
7 4 (2.78%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.08%) Subversion
9 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.69%) GitLab
10 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (11.11%) Retail
2 10 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.47%) Finance
4 4 (2.78%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Automotive
5 2 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (18.06%) Support Engineer
2 20 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (10.42%) IT Engineer
4 13 (9.03%) IT Support
5 12 (8.33%) Administrator
6 11 (7.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Junior
6 11 (7.64%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (6.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.53%) Web Services
2 16 (11.11%) REST
3 13 (9.03%) .NET
4 11 (7.64%) Java EE
5 9 (6.25%) LAMP
6 8 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.56%) Django
6 8 (5.56%) Node.js
6 8 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (5.56%) SOAP
6 8 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 8 (5.56%) STL
7 5 (3.47%) Servlets
8 4 (2.78%) CSS
8 4 (2.78%) HTML
8 4 (2.78%) React
8 4 (2.78%) WSGI
9 3 (2.08%) J2EE
10 2 (1.39%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.17%) Clustering
3 6 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.47%) Robotics
5 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.69%) CCTV
7 1 (0.69%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 110 (76.39%) Windows
2 58 (40.28%) Windows Server
3 47 (32.64%) Linux
4 38 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.03%) Android
6 13 (9.03%) Apple iOS
7 12 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.94%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.78%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.08%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.39%) Unix
12 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.69%) CentOS
13 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.00%) ITIL
2 31 (21.53%) DevOps
3 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 20 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 15 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 14 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (9.72%) Service Management
8 12 (8.33%) Change Management
8 12 (8.33%) ITSM
8 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.94%) CRM
9 10 (6.94%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.94%) ITIL V3
9 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (6.94%) Scrum
10 9 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.53%) Python
2 24 (16.67%) Java
3 21 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 16 (11.11%) Ruby
5 15 (10.42%) Bash Shell
6 14 (9.72%) JavaScript
7 12 (8.33%) SQL
8 11 (7.64%) C#
9 10 (6.94%) C
9 10 (6.94%) C++
10 8 (5.56%) Objective-C
10 8 (5.56%) PHP
11 5 (3.47%) Perl
12 4 (2.78%) Bourne shell
12 4 (2.78%) Korn
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (32.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (22.92%) MCSE
3 19 (13.19%) MCSA
4 16 (11.11%) Degree
5 15 (10.42%) MCP
6 13 (9.03%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.94%) CCNA
7 10 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.94%) HNC
8 8 (5.56%) CISSP
8 8 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.56%) GIAC
8 8 (5.56%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (5.56%) SANS
8 8 (5.56%) SSCP
9 6 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.47%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) GCP
3 2 (1.39%) ISO 15765
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 71 (49.31%) Active Directory
2 36 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 25 (17.36%) Docker
5 17 (11.81%) vSphere
6 15 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (6.25%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.47%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.08%) VMware NSX
9 3 (2.08%) XenApp
10 1 (0.69%) NFS
10 1 (0.69%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.69%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (25.00%) Puppet
2 22 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (13.89%) SCCM
4 18 (12.50%) Terraform
5 15 (10.42%) Ansible
6 14 (9.72%) Salt
7 11 (7.64%) Kubernetes
7 11 (7.64%) Packer
8 9 (6.25%) SCVMM
9 6 (4.17%) Consul
9 6 (4.17%) SCOM
10 4 (2.78%) Kibana
11 2 (1.39%) Nessus
11 2 (1.39%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.39%) vRealize
11 2 (1.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.69%) logstash
12 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.69%) Nmap
12 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (54.86%) Microsoft
2 63 (43.75%) VMware
3 25 (17.36%) Cisco
4 13 (9.03%) Google
5 11 (7.64%) Citrix
6 9 (6.25%) Veeam
7 8 (5.56%) HP
8 7 (4.86%) 3PAR
9 6 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.17%) Juniper
9 6 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.47%) Acme Packet
10 5 (3.47%) Sonus
11 4 (2.78%) Blue Prism
12 3 (2.08%) Dell
12 3 (2.08%) F5
12 3 (2.08%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.08%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.08%) Splunk
13 2 (1.39%) EMC