Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 58 92
Rank change year-on-year -13 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 34 19 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.76% 2.79% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.65% 23.46% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 5
10th Percentile £23,750 £30,699 "
25th Percentile £25,000 £30,725 £42,915
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -28.00% -28.57% +61.54%
75th Percentile £39,250 £42,438 £60,552
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,825 £78,218
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 173 81 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.07% 11.88% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 137 72 108
10th Percentile £23,650 £22,775 £22,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £30,699 £29,890
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £40,000 £37,535
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.57% +7.24%
75th Percentile £51,000 £47,813 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £57,691
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £46,809
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.09% -1.45%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in the North East over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
Durham +4 20 £30,000 -4.63% 5
Tyne and Wear -22 14 £26,250 -33.12% 14
TCP/IP
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) DNS
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 19 (55.88%) VMware
5 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 15 (44.12%) Firewall
7 15 (44.12%) DHCP
7 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
8 14 (41.18%) Social Skills
9 12 (35.29%) Linux
10 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
10 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (32.35%) Microsoft 365
11 10 (29.41%) vSphere
11 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
11 10 (29.41%) WSUS
12 9 (26.47%) Azure
12 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (20.59%) LAN
14 7 (20.59%) WAN
14 7 (20.59%) AWS
14 7 (20.59%) Patch Management
14 7 (20.59%) Mobile Device Management
15 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
15 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
15 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange

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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Confluence
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (26.47%) Azure
3 7 (20.59%) AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) GCP
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) DNS
2 15 (44.12%) DHCP
2 15 (44.12%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 7 (20.59%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (14.71%) SAN
5 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) Intranet
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (41.18%) Social Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) IT Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) IT Support
3 12 (35.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Wintel Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Support
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) Velocity
4 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.59%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (20.59%) Patch Management
5 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
6 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.71%) High Availability
6 5 (14.71%) Information Management
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
6 5 (14.71%) Revenue Management
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) Security Patching
7 4 (11.76%) DevOps
8 3 (8.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) C-shell
5 2 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) R
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) MCSA
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.94%) SOC 2
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
4 10 (29.41%) vSphere
5 5 (14.71%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) Postfix
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.94%) Docker
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) WSUS
2 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) Ansible
5 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) Packer
5 1 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Veeam
3 5 (14.71%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) Dell
4 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) New Relic
6 1 (2.94%) Sophos