Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 82 113
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 -17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 31 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.27% 2.08% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.65% 13.19% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 7
North East median annual salary £32,500 £40,500 £23,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +69.46% -0.42%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,550 £21,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,000 £32,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 266 235 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.44% 15.74% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 239 206 97
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £21,713 £24,750 £21,550
90th Percentile £52,884 £60,000 £52,795
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in the North East

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in the North East

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in the North East

TCP/IP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +11 27 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Durham -14 4 £20,000 -28.57%
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco
3 20 (64.52%) Firewall
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
6 17 (54.84%) DNS
6 17 (54.84%) DHCP
6 17 (54.84%) ITIL
6 17 (54.84%) VoIP
7 16 (51.61%) VMware
8 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
9 14 (45.16%) WAN
10 12 (38.71%) LAN
10 12 (38.71%) Linux
11 11 (35.48%) SLA
11 11 (35.48%) Citrix
11 11 (35.48%) SAN
11 11 (35.48%) Veritas
11 11 (35.48%) XenApp
11 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (35.48%) Office 365
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
12 10 (32.26%) Clustering
12 10 (32.26%) VLAN
13 9 (29.03%) WLAN
13 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
13 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (22.58%) Apache
4 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (16.13%) iPlanet
4 5 (16.13%) JBoss
4 5 (16.13%) MQSeries
4 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
4 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
4 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
4 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
4 5 (16.13%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
2 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (6.45%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) DHCP
2 17 (54.84%) DNS
2 17 (54.84%) VoIP
3 14 (45.16%) WAN
4 12 (38.71%) LAN
5 11 (35.48%) SAN
6 10 (32.26%) VLAN
7 9 (29.03%) NAS
7 9 (29.03%) WLAN
8 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (25.81%) SMTP
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (16.13%) LDAP
11 3 (9.68%) DMZ
12 2 (6.45%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (6.45%) FTP
12 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
12 2 (6.45%) SSH
12 2 (6.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Service Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Support Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) WAP
2 5 (16.13%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Life Science
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 5 (16.13%) AIX
6 5 (16.13%) CentOS
6 5 (16.13%) HPUX
6 5 (16.13%) Solaris
6 5 (16.13%) SUSE
6 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) Patch Management
3 5 (16.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (16.13%) High Availability
3 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Change Control
4 3 (9.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (9.68%) OpenUP
4 3 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (6.45%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) C-shell
3 2 (6.45%) Korn
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
4 11 (35.48%) XenApp
5 8 (25.81%) DFS Replication
6 5 (16.13%) KVM
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (16.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (6.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) WSUS
2 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec
3 5 (16.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) Citrix
4 11 (35.48%) Veritas
5 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
6 7 (22.58%) HP
7 6 (19.35%) arcserve
7 6 (19.35%) CA
7 6 (19.35%) Sophos
7 6 (19.35%) Symantec
7 6 (19.35%) Veeam
8 5 (16.13%) Cognos
8 5 (16.13%) F5
8 5 (16.13%) Opsware
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) PlateSpin
8 5 (16.13%) Sun
9 3 (9.68%) Borland
10 2 (6.45%) Dell