Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 102 72
Rank change year-on-year +31 -30 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 12 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.34% 0.78% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.91% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 16
Merseyside median annual salary £58,500 £25,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +131.68% -49.50% +85.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,338 £18,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £34,625 £70,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.64% -17.57%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 256 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.13% 20.06% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 107 177 98
Merseyside median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,150 £21,175
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,154 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Merseyside.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Merseyside over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Merseyside

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Liverpool +26 8 £65,000 +160.00% 6
St Helens - 3 £30,000 -
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) NFS
8 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 3 (25.00%) Retail
8 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Change Control
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) G Suite
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) 802.11
5 1 (8.33%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) AIX
8 2 (16.67%) CentOS
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) CAD
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (8.33%) Data Security
2 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) AVG
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) HP