Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 73 96
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 33 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.54% 1.79% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.86% 11.61% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £27,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% +20.00% -40.00%
10th Percentile £23,325 £22,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £36,950 £23,750
North East median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +14.04% -5.00% -20.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 222 155 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.12% 15.44% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 199 140 74
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £54,625
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -7.45%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Tyne and Wear

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 26 £34,000 +13.33% 7
Sunderland +1 7 £32,500 +71.05% 2
North Shields - 1 £22,500 - 1
TCP/IP
North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 26 (78.79%) Cisco
2 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 23 (69.70%) Firewall
4 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
5 19 (57.58%) VoIP
6 17 (51.52%) WAN
7 16 (48.48%) DNS
7 16 (48.48%) DHCP
7 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
7 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 16 (48.48%) VMware
8 15 (45.45%) LAN
8 15 (45.45%) Linux
8 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
9 13 (39.39%) Clustering
10 12 (36.36%) SAN
10 12 (36.36%) Veritas
10 12 (36.36%) Office 365
11 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 11 (33.33%) VLAN
12 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
12 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (30.30%) SLA
12 10 (30.30%) WLAN
12 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
12 10 (30.30%) Azure Active Directory

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (21.21%) Apache
4 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (15.15%) iPlanet
5 5 (15.15%) JBoss
5 5 (15.15%) MQSeries
5 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
5 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
5 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
5 5 (15.15%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (30.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.06%) IaaS
5 2 (6.06%) PaaS
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 19 (57.58%) VoIP
3 17 (51.52%) WAN
4 16 (48.48%) DHCP
4 16 (48.48%) DNS
5 15 (45.45%) LAN
6 12 (36.36%) SAN
7 11 (33.33%) VLAN
8 10 (30.30%) NAS
8 10 (30.30%) WLAN
9 9 (27.27%) SMTP
10 8 (24.24%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (12.12%) DMZ
13 3 (9.09%) PBX
13 3 (9.09%) Wireless
14 2 (6.06%) Asterisk PBX
14 2 (6.06%) FCoE
14 2 (6.06%) FTP
14 2 (6.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) WAP
2 5 (15.15%) J2EE
2 5 (15.15%) LDAP
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) Grid Computing
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 5 (15.15%) AIX
5 5 (15.15%) HPUX
5 5 (15.15%) Solaris
5 5 (15.15%) SUSE
5 5 (15.15%) Unix
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Patch Management
3 6 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) High Availability
4 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (12.12%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) OpenUP
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) C-shell
3 2 (6.06%) Korn
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) DFS Replication
3 9 (27.27%) XenApp
4 5 (15.15%) KVM
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) WSUS
2 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
3 5 (15.15%) OpenView
4 2 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.03%) Puppet
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Cisco
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 12 (36.36%) Veritas
5 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
6 9 (27.27%) Citrix
7 7 (21.21%) arcserve
7 7 (21.21%) CA
7 7 (21.21%) HP
7 7 (21.21%) Sophos
7 7 (21.21%) Symantec
7 7 (21.21%) Veeam
8 5 (15.15%) Cognos
8 5 (15.15%) F5
8 5 (15.15%) Opsware
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) PlateSpin
8 5 (15.15%) Sun
9 3 (9.09%) Borland
10 2 (6.06%) Mitel