Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for TACACS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TACACS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 336 355
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 +26
Permanent jobs citing TACACS 38 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.20% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 1.28% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 6
North West median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +45.71% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £37,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -4.17% +33.33%

TACACS 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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1952 1959 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.73% 15.69% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1610 1507
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

TACACS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing TACACS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for TACACS in the North West

TACACS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TACACS in the North West.

Salary trend for TACACS in the North West

TACACS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TACACS in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TACACS in the North West

TACACS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester -5 19 £43,000 -15.69% 4
Cheshire - 18 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
TACACS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing TACACS 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 West region with a requirement for TACACS.

1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
1 37 (97.37%) BGP
2 35 (92.11%) Firewall
3 33 (86.84%) DNS
3 33 (86.84%) Ethernet
4 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (76.32%) CCNP
5 29 (76.32%) MPLS
5 29 (76.32%) OSPF
6 27 (71.05%) VPN
7 26 (68.42%) SNMP
8 20 (52.63%) LAN
8 20 (52.63%) SSL
8 20 (52.63%) Wireless
8 20 (52.63%) IPsec
8 20 (52.63%) Load Balancing
8 20 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (50.00%) Riverbed
9 19 (50.00%) F5
9 19 (50.00%) EIGRP
9 19 (50.00%) VoIP
9 19 (50.00%) WAN
9 19 (50.00%) DHCP
10 17 (44.74%) Juniper
10 17 (44.74%) Ericsson
10 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
11 16 (42.11%) xDSL
11 16 (42.11%) Network Management
11 16 (42.11%) Wireshark

TACACS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) BGP
2 35 (92.11%) Firewall
3 33 (86.84%) DNS
3 33 (86.84%) Ethernet
4 29 (76.32%) MPLS
4 29 (76.32%) OSPF
5 27 (71.05%) VPN
6 26 (68.42%) SNMP
7 20 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (52.63%) IPsec
7 20 (52.63%) LAN
7 20 (52.63%) SSL
7 20 (52.63%) Wireless
8 19 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (50.00%) DHCP
8 19 (50.00%) EIGRP
8 19 (50.00%) VoIP
8 19 (50.00%) WAN
9 16 (42.11%) Wireshark
9 16 (42.11%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Designer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Designer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Designer
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
2 10 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (13.16%) Life Science
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Load Balancing
2 16 (42.11%) Network Management
3 15 (39.47%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 14 (36.84%) ITIL
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL V3
5 10 (26.32%) ITSM
5 10 (26.32%) Service Management
6 8 (21.05%) Change Management
7 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.89%) Change Control
8 3 (7.89%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) Network Planning
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Runbook
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Perl
1 7 (18.42%) PHP
1 7 (18.42%) Python
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (76.32%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) Degree
4 9 (23.68%) JNCIP
5 5 (13.16%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) CCENT
7 1 (2.63%) CISM
7 1 (2.63%) CISSP
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 9 (23.68%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Cacti
1 14 (36.84%) Nagios
1 14 (36.84%) OpenNMS
1 14 (36.84%) Puppet
1 14 (36.84%) RANCID
1 14 (36.84%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) F5
2 19 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 17 (44.74%) Ericsson
3 17 (44.74%) Juniper
4 14 (36.84%) Huawei
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) Brocade
6 8 (21.05%) Foundry
7 5 (13.16%) ZyXEL
8 3 (7.89%) Openreach
8 3 (7.89%) Redback
9 1 (2.63%) Meraki