Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -13
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 14 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.81% 0.93% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.81% 5.73% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 16
Merseyside median annual salary £27,500 £65,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.69% +140.74% -46.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £42,700 £75,000 £41,250
North West median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% +4.84%

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 159 157 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 20.57% 16.22% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 187
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,150 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £55,200
North West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +10 12 £27,500 -60.71% 2
St Helens +9 1 £27,500 +7.84%
Bootle - 1 £31,500 -
TCP/IP
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Office 365
4 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) MCSA
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 3 (21.43%) VoIP
9 3 (21.43%) CCNP
9 3 (21.43%) CCNA
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) NAS
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) ADSL
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (7.14%) Skype
6 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
1 1 (7.14%) Robotics
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSA
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) Polycom
6 1 (7.14%) Red Box
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam