The first table below looks at the demand for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 38 31 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +53
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 132 139 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.53% 6.15% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.81% 19.83% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 99 113 51
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 701 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.06% 31.00% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 407 540 428
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TCP/IP
Berkshire

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Reading

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 107 (47.77%) Windows
2 89 (39.73%) DNS
3 82 (36.61%) Linux
3 82 (36.61%) Firewall
4 77 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 68 (30.36%) Cisco
6 67 (29.91%) Active Directory
7 53 (23.66%) Internet
8 51 (22.77%) HP
9 49 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (20.98%) SSL
11 45 (20.09%) CheckPoint
12 44 (19.64%) HTTP
12 44 (19.64%) DHCP
13 43 (19.20%) F5
14 42 (18.75%) OSPF
14 42 (18.75%) Red Hat
14 42 (18.75%) BGP
14 42 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
15 41 (18.30%) MS Exchange
16 40 (17.86%) SMTP
17 39 (17.41%) VMware
18 37 (16.52%) WAN
18 37 (16.52%) LAN
19 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
20 33 (14.73%) Telecoms
21 31 (13.84%) EIGRP
21 31 (13.84%) LDAP
21 31 (13.84%) SQL
22 30 (13.39%) Perl

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 41 (18.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 19 (8.48%) IIS
4 18 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.36%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (3.57%) Apache
8 8 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.34%) CMS
9 3 (1.34%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.34%) WordPress
9 3 (1.34%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.34%) Drupal
10 2 (0.89%) Lync
10 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (39.73%) DNS
2 82 (36.61%) Firewall
3 53 (23.66%) Internet
4 47 (20.98%) SSL
5 44 (19.64%) HTTP
5 44 (19.64%) DHCP
6 42 (18.75%) OSPF
6 42 (18.75%) BGP
7 40 (17.86%) SMTP
8 37 (16.52%) WAN
8 37 (16.52%) LAN
9 31 (13.84%) EIGRP
9 31 (13.84%) LDAP
10 29 (12.95%) IGRP
11 28 (12.50%) Network Security
11 28 (12.50%) VPN
12 27 (12.05%) TACACS
13 22 (9.82%) VLAN
14 17 (7.59%) SAN
15 13 (5.80%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.59%) MySQL
3 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (14.73%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.27%) Finance
3 4 (1.79%) German Language
3 4 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.45%) Law
4 1 (0.45%) Advertising
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
4 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (20.54%) Support Engineer
2 39 (17.41%) Network Engineer
3 30 (13.39%) Security Engineer
4 29 (12.95%) Administrator
5 21 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (8.04%) Consultant
6 18 (8.04%) Firewall Engineer
7 15 (6.70%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (6.70%) Linux Administrator
8 13 (5.80%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (5.36%) Team Leader
9 12 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
10 10 (4.46%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.46%) Technical Support
10 10 (4.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.02%) IP Engineer
12 8 (3.57%) Security Support Engineer
12 8 (3.57%) Applications Support Engineer
12 8 (3.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.71%) SOAP
2 11 (4.91%) HTML
3 3 (1.34%) XHTML
4 2 (0.89%) Qt
4 2 (0.89%) JSON
4 2 (0.89%) .NET
4 2 (0.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.45%) LAMP
5 1 (0.45%) OLE
5 1 (0.45%) CSS
5 1 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.80%) Smartphone
3 10 (4.46%) Firmware
4 9 (4.02%) STB
5 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.68%) Open Source
7 5 (2.23%) Statistics
7 5 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.23%) Blog
7 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.79%) Clustering
9 3 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.89%) PKI
10 2 (0.89%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 107 (47.77%) Windows
2 82 (36.61%) Linux
3 49 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (11.61%) CentOS
7 24 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (10.71%) UNIX
8 19 (8.48%) Windows 7
9 13 (5.80%) Ubuntu
10 11 (4.91%) SUSE
10 11 (4.91%) Debian
11 9 (4.02%) Windows 8
12 7 (3.13%) Solaris
12 7 (3.13%) Windows 2000
12 7 (3.13%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.34%) FreeBSD
13 3 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.89%) Android
14 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.61%) Load Balancing
2 23 (10.27%) Network Design
3 20 (8.93%) Network Management
3 20 (8.93%) Capacity Management
4 13 (5.80%) ITIL
4 13 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 8 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 8 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 7 (3.13%) Resource Management
7 6 (2.68%) Validation
8 5 (2.23%) Migration
8 5 (2.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (2.23%) B2B
8 5 (2.23%) CRM
8 5 (2.23%) Data Protection
9 4 (1.79%) Project Planning
9 4 (1.79%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (1.79%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.84%) SQL
2 30 (13.39%) Perl
3 22 (9.82%) C
4 19 (8.48%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.14%) C++
6 12 (5.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.57%) Python
7 8 (3.57%) Java
8 7 (3.13%) VBScript
9 6 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.79%) PHP
12 3 (1.34%) Ruby
13 2 (0.89%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.45%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (12.95%) DV Cleared
2 29 (12.95%) Security Cleared
3 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (10.27%) CCNA
4 23 (10.27%) Degree
5 21 (9.38%) MCSE
6 18 (8.04%) CISSP
7 17 (7.59%) SC Cleared
8 16 (7.14%) CCNP
8 16 (7.14%) RHCE
9 15 (6.70%) MCITP
10 12 (5.36%) MCSA
11 11 (4.91%) CCSE
11 11 (4.91%) CCSA
12 5 (2.23%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.23%) SCSA
13 4 (1.79%) MCTS
13 4 (1.79%) MCP
14 2 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.48%) QA
2 10 (4.46%) SLA
3 6 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (29.91%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.02%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.23%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.23%) KVM
6 3 (1.34%) vSphere
7 2 (0.89%) XenApp
7 2 (0.89%) UAG
7 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.45%) NLBS
8 1 (0.45%) Xen
8 1 (0.45%) Squid
8 1 (0.45%) VMFS
8 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) qmail
8 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (8.93%) HP NNM
1 20 (8.93%) CiscoWorks
2 16 (7.14%) WSUS
2 16 (7.14%) SCCM
3 13 (5.80%) SCOM
3 13 (5.80%) Puppet
4 11 (4.91%) HP SIM
4 11 (4.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (4.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (4.02%) FortiGate
6 8 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.13%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.23%) Nagios
8 5 (2.23%) Opsview
9 4 (1.79%) Plesk
10 1 (0.45%) WMI
10 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 77 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 68 (30.36%) Cisco
3 51 (22.77%) HP
4 45 (20.09%) CheckPoint
5 43 (19.20%) F5
6 42 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 39 (17.41%) VMware
8 27 (12.05%) Juniper
9 16 (7.14%) Oracle
10 14 (6.25%) Blue Coat
11 11 (4.91%) SolarWinds
11 11 (4.91%) ArcSight
11 11 (4.91%) Fortinet
11 11 (4.91%) Lumension
12 10 (4.46%) Dell
13 9 (4.02%) IBM
14 7 (3.13%) Mitel
14 7 (3.13%) Symantec
15 5 (2.23%) Veritas
15 5 (2.23%) Sun
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