The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 41 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 314 317 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.40% 5.37% 6.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 18.14% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 235 307
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
TCP/IP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1818 1748 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.28% 29.64% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1195 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 162 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Bracknell -31 33 £35,000 -2.77% 10
Newbury +3 32 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Slough -7 27 £32,500 -19.75% 6
Maidenhead +4 16 £56,250 -18.18% 2
Thatcham - 5 £31,250 -
Wokingham - 2 £29,750 - 1
Windsor -17 1 £45,000 -25.00%
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 362 (59.64%) Windows
2 256 (42.17%) Firewall
3 218 (35.91%) Microsoft
4 193 (31.80%) DNS
5 186 (30.64%) Active Directory
6 185 (30.48%) Linux
7 166 (27.35%) Cisco
8 142 (23.39%) VMware
9 135 (22.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 115 (18.95%) VPN
11 113 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 102 (16.80%) ITIL
13 100 (16.47%) UNIX
14 97 (15.98%) Windows 7
15 95 (15.65%) Network Security
16 94 (15.49%) Juniper
17 90 (14.83%) MS Excel
18 89 (14.66%) WAN
18 89 (14.66%) Degree
19 87 (14.33%) SQL
20 86 (14.17%) LAN
21 82 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
22 81 (13.34%) Windows Server 2003
22 81 (13.34%) SQL Server
23 78 (12.85%) DHCP
24 76 (12.52%) MS Exchange
25 73 (12.03%) BGP
26 72 (11.86%) Internet
27 69 (11.37%) Telecoms
28 68 (11.20%) OSPF

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (12.52%) MS Exchange
2 43 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (5.77%) IIS
4 27 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (3.95%) Apache
6 22 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.64%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.14%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.98%) Lync
10 11 (1.81%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.15%) JBoss
11 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.99%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.82%) CMS
13 5 (0.82%) Drupal
13 5 (0.82%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.82%) WordPress
13 5 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 67 (11.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS Project
3 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.65%) SaaS
2 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 256 (42.17%) Firewall
2 193 (31.80%) DNS
3 115 (18.95%) VPN
4 95 (15.65%) Network Security
5 89 (14.66%) WAN
6 86 (14.17%) LAN
7 78 (12.85%) DHCP
8 73 (12.03%) BGP
9 72 (11.86%) Internet
10 68 (11.20%) OSPF
11 57 (9.39%) SSL
12 53 (8.73%) HTTP
13 49 (8.07%) SAN
13 49 (8.07%) VoIP
14 44 (7.25%) EIGRP
15 39 (6.43%) Cisco ASA
16 36 (5.93%) MPLS
17 35 (5.77%) Ethernet
17 35 (5.77%) LDAP
18 34 (5.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.80%) MySQL
4 16 (2.64%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.82%) Big Data
9 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.66%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.33%) MS Access
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.32%) LoadRunner
2 6 (0.99%) Subversion
3 3 (0.49%) MSI
3 3 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.33%) Selenium
5 1 (0.16%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.16%) TestNG
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) JMeter
5 1 (0.16%) NUnit
5 1 (0.16%) Moq
5 1 (0.16%) Hudson
5 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) JUnit
5 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 69 (11.37%) Telecoms
2 39 (6.43%) Finance
3 18 (2.97%) German Language
4 17 (2.80%) Banking
5 14 (2.31%) French Language
6 10 (1.65%) Retail
6 10 (1.65%) Marketing
7 6 (0.99%) Legal
8 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.82%) Back Office
8 5 (0.82%) Electronics
8 5 (0.82%) Games
9 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 171 (28.17%) Support Engineer
2 76 (12.52%) Network Engineer
3 68 (11.20%) Analyst
4 51 (8.40%) Security Engineer
5 50 (8.24%) Technical Support
6 49 (8.07%) Technical Engineer
7 41 (6.75%) Technical Support Engineer
8 39 (6.43%) Support Analyst
9 36 (5.93%) Help Desk Support
10 33 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
11 32 (5.27%) Consultant
11 32 (5.27%) Senior Support Engineer
12 30 (4.94%) IT Support
13 27 (4.45%) 1st Line Support
14 26 (4.28%) Support Technician
15 25 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
16 24 (3.95%) Network Security Engineer
16 24 (3.95%) Software Engineer
17 23 (3.79%) Administrator
18 22 (3.62%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.11%) .NET
2 26 (4.28%) XML
3 19 (3.13%) HTML
3 19 (3.13%) SOAP
4 18 (2.97%) Web Services
5 14 (2.31%) Regular Expression
6 10 (1.65%) Software Packaging
7 9 (1.48%) CSS
8 7 (1.15%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.15%) HTML5
8 7 (1.15%) CSS3
9 6 (0.99%) JSON
10 5 (0.82%) WebKit
11 4 (0.66%) REST
11 4 (0.66%) LAMP
11 4 (0.66%) Lucene
11 4 (0.66%) MFC
11 4 (0.66%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.66%) Rendezvous
12 3 (0.49%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.31%) Replication
5 13 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (1.98%) Smartphone
7 11 (1.81%) Clustering
8 7 (1.15%) Open Source
8 7 (1.15%) iPad
9 6 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.82%) iPhone
10 5 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.66%) IVR
11 4 (0.66%) Statistics
11 4 (0.66%) Handset
11 4 (0.66%) PKI
11 4 (0.66%) Home Automation
12 3 (0.49%) Kindle
12 3 (0.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 362 (59.64%) Windows
2 185 (30.48%) Linux
3 135 (22.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (16.47%) UNIX
5 97 (15.98%) Windows 7
6 81 (13.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (6.59%) Solaris
10 39 (6.43%) Windows 8
11 31 (5.11%) CentOS
12 24 (3.95%) Ubuntu
13 21 (3.46%) SUSE
13 21 (3.46%) Debian
14 18 (2.97%) Windows 2000
15 13 (2.14%) Windows XP
16 12 (1.98%) Windows Vista
16 12 (1.98%) Mac OS X
17 11 (1.81%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (16.80%) ITIL
2 32 (5.27%) Mentoring
3 28 (4.61%) SIEM
4 27 (4.45%) Project Management
5 26 (4.28%) Problem Management
6 22 (3.62%) Information Security
6 22 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (3.62%) Service Delivery
7 20 (3.29%) Software Engineering
8 19 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (2.47%) Coaching
9 15 (2.47%) Security Architecture
9 15 (2.47%) Risk Management
10 14 (2.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (2.14%) Software Testing
11 13 (2.14%) Network Management
12 12 (1.98%) Line Management
12 12 (1.98%) Test Management
12 12 (1.98%) Test Scripting
12 12 (1.98%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (14.33%) SQL
2 44 (7.25%) C
3 35 (5.77%) C++
4 29 (4.78%) Perl
5 28 (4.61%) PowerShell
6 27 (4.45%) C#
7 24 (3.95%) Java
8 20 (3.29%) Python
9 13 (2.14%) PHP
10 12 (1.98%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.81%) Ruby
12 10 (1.65%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.65%) VBScript
13 6 (0.99%) Embedded C++
14 4 (0.66%) Assembly Language
14 4 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.66%) Embedded C
14 4 (0.66%) VB
15 3 (0.49%) AWK
Qualifications
1 89 (14.66%) Degree
2 82 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (8.90%) CISSP
4 49 (8.07%) CCNA
5 47 (7.74%) Security Cleared
6 45 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (7.08%) CCNP
8 36 (5.93%) MCSE
9 32 (5.27%) SC Cleared
10 29 (4.78%) DV Cleared
11 22 (3.62%) MCP
12 21 (3.46%) MCSA
13 20 (3.29%) CCSA
14 17 (2.80%) CISM
14 17 (2.80%) MCTS
15 16 (2.64%) CCSE
16 14 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.81%) MCITP
18 10 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 10 (1.65%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.91%) SLA
2 35 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (5.44%) PCI DSS
4 27 (4.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (3.62%) QA
6 8 (1.32%) GPG13
7 7 (1.15%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 186 (30.64%) Active Directory
2 113 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (9.23%) Hyper-V
4 41 (6.75%) vSphere
5 32 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (3.46%) XenApp
7 20 (3.29%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.31%) Firmware
9 11 (1.81%) NFS
10 5 (0.82%) Snort
11 4 (0.66%) Nmap
11 4 (0.66%) Squid
11 4 (0.66%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.33%) Xen
13 2 (0.33%) Samba
14 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (5.11%) SCCM
2 17 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.48%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.32%) Puppet
5 7 (1.15%) Plesk
5 7 (1.15%) SCOM
6 6 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.99%) WSUS
7 5 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.82%) cPanel
8 4 (0.66%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.66%) Nagios
8 4 (0.66%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.49%) Netcool
9 3 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.49%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 218 (35.91%) Microsoft
2 166 (27.35%) Cisco
3 142 (23.39%) VMware
4 94 (15.49%) Juniper
5 65 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 64 (10.54%) F5
7 54 (8.90%) CheckPoint
7 54 (8.90%) HP
8 42 (6.92%) Citrix
9 34 (5.60%) Blue Coat
10 30 (4.94%) Oracle
11 18 (2.97%) Sourcefire
12 16 (2.64%) Symantec
13 15 (2.47%) Dell
14 14 (2.31%) EMC
15 13 (2.14%) Crossbeam
16 12 (1.98%) Sun
17 10 (1.65%) Nortel
17 10 (1.65%) McAfee
17 10 (1.65%) NetScout
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30 (DOE) + Private Health Insurance + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus 12% bonus and other benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable + Car allowance, Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, gym and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Bracknell
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago