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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 35 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 336 301 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.14% 5.54% 5.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.72% 19.38% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 286 232 261
Average salary £40,000 £41,800 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,250
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
1622 1553 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.62% 28.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1121 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +18 160 £40,000 -1.23% 15
Bracknell -25 37 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Slough +14 35 £33,750 -16.66% 1
Newbury -3 33 £42,000 -11.57%
Maidenhead +3 21 £45,000 -34.54% 7
Thatcham - 5 £31,250 -
Windsor -13 2 £45,000 -25.00% 2
TCP/IP
South East

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 370 (60.06%) Windows
2 252 (40.91%) Firewall
3 213 (34.58%) Microsoft
4 205 (33.28%) Linux
5 182 (29.55%) DNS
5 182 (29.55%) Active Directory
6 173 (28.08%) Cisco
7 135 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 133 (21.59%) VMware
9 113 (18.34%) UNIX
10 109 (17.69%) Windows 7
11 107 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 103 (16.72%) ITIL
12 103 (16.72%) MS Excel
13 100 (16.23%) Juniper
14 95 (15.42%) VPN
15 94 (15.26%) Degree
16 92 (14.94%) Network Security
17 90 (14.61%) SQL
17 90 (14.61%) SQL Server
18 87 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
19 86 (13.96%) BGP
19 86 (13.96%) WAN
20 84 (13.64%) LAN
21 81 (13.15%) OSPF
22 80 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
23 78 (12.66%) MS Exchange
24 72 (11.69%) DHCP
25 71 (11.53%) MS Office
26 67 (10.88%) Red Hat

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 78 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 46 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (5.84%) IIS
4 27 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (4.22%) Apache
6 23 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (3.41%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.44%) Lync
9 14 (2.27%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.95%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.79%) JBoss
12 7 (1.14%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 103 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 71 (11.53%) MS Office
3 5 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.65%) MS Project
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Nortel Periphonics
1 2 (0.32%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.44%) SaaS
2 8 (1.30%) Office 365
3 7 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 252 (40.91%) Firewall
2 182 (29.55%) DNS
3 95 (15.42%) VPN
4 92 (14.94%) Network Security
5 86 (13.96%) WAN
5 86 (13.96%) BGP
6 84 (13.64%) LAN
7 81 (13.15%) OSPF
8 72 (11.69%) DHCP
9 65 (10.55%) Internet
10 56 (9.09%) SSL
11 49 (7.95%) VoIP
12 48 (7.79%) SAN
13 47 (7.63%) HTTP
14 46 (7.47%) MPLS
15 45 (7.31%) EIGRP
16 39 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (5.68%) Ethernet
17 35 (5.68%) LDAP
18 34 (5.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (3.41%) MySQL
3 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.30%) MS Access
7 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.14%) DB2
8 7 (1.14%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.97%) Big Data
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Anywhere
9 6 (0.97%) Sybase ASA
10 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.65%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (1.62%) LoadRunner
2 6 (0.97%) Subversion
3 5 (0.81%) MSI
4 3 (0.49%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.49%) Selenium
5 2 (0.32%) TestComplete
5 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.32%) Moq
5 2 (0.32%) NUnit
6 1 (0.16%) JUnit
6 1 (0.16%) Hudson
6 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.16%) TestNG
6 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 53 (8.60%) Telecoms
2 40 (6.49%) Finance
3 15 (2.44%) Banking
4 10 (1.62%) Retail
4 10 (1.62%) French Language
5 7 (1.14%) German Language
5 7 (1.14%) Legal
6 6 (0.97%) Marketing
7 5 (0.81%) Games
7 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.49%) Billing
9 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.32%) Back Office
9 2 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 168 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 86 (13.96%) Network Engineer
3 68 (11.04%) Analyst
4 56 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 53 (8.60%) Technical Support
6 50 (8.12%) Technical Engineer
7 43 (6.98%) Technical Support Engineer
8 40 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
9 34 (5.52%) Support Analyst
10 32 (5.19%) Senior Support Engineer
10 32 (5.19%) IT Support
11 31 (5.03%) Help Desk Support
12 30 (4.87%) Consultant
13 29 (4.71%) Software Engineer
14 26 (4.22%) Network Security Engineer
15 25 (4.06%) 1st Line Support
15 25 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support
15 25 (4.06%) Senior Network Engineer
16 24 (3.90%) Support Technician
17 22 (3.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.52%) .NET
2 32 (5.19%) XML
3 22 (3.57%) HTML
4 21 (3.41%) Web Services
5 16 (2.60%) Regular Expression
6 12 (1.95%) Software Packaging
6 12 (1.95%) SOAP
7 9 (1.46%) CSS
8 8 (1.30%) HTML5
8 8 (1.30%) CSS3
9 6 (0.97%) JSON
10 5 (0.81%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.81%) WebKit
10 5 (0.81%) REST
10 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.81%) WSH
11 4 (0.65%) LAMP
11 4 (0.65%) Lucene
12 3 (0.49%) jQuery
12 3 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (1.79%) Replication
6 9 (1.46%) Clustering
6 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.46%) Open Source
6 9 (1.46%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.14%) iPad
8 6 (0.97%) PMI
9 5 (0.81%) Blackberry
9 5 (0.81%) iPhone
9 5 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (0.81%) PKI
9 5 (0.81%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.81%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (0.49%) Kindle
10 3 (0.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 370 (60.06%) Windows
2 205 (33.28%) Linux
3 135 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (18.34%) UNIX
5 109 (17.69%) Windows 7
6 80 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (7.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (6.82%) CentOS
10 40 (6.49%) Windows 8
11 35 (5.68%) Solaris
12 33 (5.36%) Debian
13 30 (4.87%) SUSE
14 29 (4.71%) Ubuntu
15 22 (3.57%) Windows XP
16 18 (2.92%) Windows 2000
17 16 (2.60%) Mac OS X
18 11 (1.79%) Windows Vista
19 8 (1.30%) Apple iOS
20 7 (1.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.72%) ITIL
2 40 (6.49%) Project Management
3 36 (5.84%) SIEM
4 34 (5.52%) Mentoring
5 26 (4.22%) Problem Management
6 25 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (3.73%) Software Engineering
8 21 (3.41%) Service Delivery
9 20 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (3.08%) Information Security
11 16 (2.60%) Load Balancing
12 15 (2.44%) Software Testing
12 15 (2.44%) Test Management
12 15 (2.44%) Test Scripting
12 15 (2.44%) Data Management
12 15 (2.44%) Network Management
13 14 (2.27%) Coaching
13 14 (2.27%) Migration
13 14 (2.27%) Service Management
13 14 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 90 (14.61%) SQL
2 45 (7.31%) C
3 38 (6.17%) PowerShell
4 36 (5.84%) C++
5 35 (5.68%) Perl
6 31 (5.03%) Java
7 27 (4.38%) C#
8 24 (3.90%) Python
9 16 (2.60%) Ruby
10 15 (2.44%) PHP
11 9 (1.46%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.30%) VBScript
12 8 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.14%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.97%) JCL
15 4 (0.65%) VB
16 3 (0.49%) AWK
16 3 (0.49%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (15.26%) Degree
2 87 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 50 (8.12%) CCNP
5 46 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (7.47%) CISSP
6 42 (6.82%) CCNA
7 37 (6.01%) MCSE
8 33 (5.36%) SC Cleared
9 29 (4.71%) DV Cleared
10 27 (4.38%) MCP
11 22 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (3.08%) MCTS
13 18 (2.92%) CCSA
13 18 (2.92%) MCSA
14 14 (2.27%) CISM
14 14 (2.27%) CCSE
15 13 (2.11%) MCITP
16 11 (1.79%) CNE
16 11 (1.79%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.63%) SLA
2 29 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (4.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (3.57%) PCI DSS
5 20 (3.25%) QA
6 7 (1.14%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.81%) GPG13
8 4 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 182 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 107 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 40 (6.49%) vSphere
5 31 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 21 (3.41%) XenApp
8 13 (2.11%) NFS
9 7 (1.14%) Firmware
9 7 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.65%) Nmap
12 3 (0.49%) Xen
13 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.32%) Snort
13 2 (0.32%) Samba
13 2 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (5.84%) SCCM
2 19 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (1.95%) Backup Exec
4 11 (1.79%) Puppet
5 7 (1.14%) OpenAM
5 7 (1.14%) SCOM
6 6 (0.97%) WSUS
7 5 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.65%) Nagios
8 4 (0.65%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.65%) Plesk
9 3 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.49%) cPanel
9 3 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.49%) Netcool
10 2 (0.32%) Tivoli NetView
10 2 (0.32%) OpenView
10 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 213 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 173 (28.08%) Cisco
3 133 (21.59%) VMware
4 100 (16.23%) Juniper
5 67 (10.88%) Red Hat
6 64 (10.39%) F5
7 57 (9.25%) HP
8 51 (8.28%) Oracle
8 51 (8.28%) CheckPoint
9 43 (6.98%) Citrix
10 26 (4.22%) Blue Coat
11 25 (4.06%) Symantec
12 20 (3.25%) IBM
13 16 (2.60%) Dell
13 16 (2.60%) EMC
14 15 (2.44%) Sourcefire
15 13 (2.11%) Crossbeam
15 13 (2.11%) Sybase
15 13 (2.11%) Novell
16 11 (1.79%) Nortel
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package - full details upon request
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12% bonus and multiple benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c20-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
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
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65k - 80k per year + 20% Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus 12% bonus and other benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Posted: 12 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Triton Technical
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago