The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 128 120 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.09% 5.24% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 17.39% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 86 89
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
TCP/IP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 690 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.46% 30.10% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 508 401
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 130 (50.98%) Windows
2 102 (40.00%) DNS
3 98 (38.43%) Firewall
4 91 (35.69%) Linux
5 78 (30.59%) Microsoft
6 75 (29.41%) Cisco
6 75 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 60 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (22.35%) Internet
9 53 (20.78%) Red Hat
9 53 (20.78%) CheckPoint
9 53 (20.78%) F5
10 52 (20.39%) DHCP
11 51 (20.00%) HP
12 45 (17.65%) SSL
12 45 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 44 (17.25%) SMTP
13 44 (17.25%) OSPF
13 44 (17.25%) BGP
14 40 (15.69%) Juniper
15 39 (15.29%) HTTP
15 39 (15.29%) Windows 7
15 39 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 37 (14.51%) Network Security
16 37 (14.51%) LAN
16 37 (14.51%) WAN
16 37 (14.51%) VMware
17 36 (14.12%) UNIX
18 35 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
18 35 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (7.06%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.10%) IIS
6 10 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.14%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.75%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.75%) Apache
9 3 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.78%) Lync
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (40.00%) DNS
2 98 (38.43%) Firewall
3 57 (22.35%) Internet
4 52 (20.39%) DHCP
5 45 (17.65%) SSL
6 44 (17.25%) OSPF
6 44 (17.25%) BGP
6 44 (17.25%) SMTP
7 39 (15.29%) HTTP
8 37 (14.51%) WAN
8 37 (14.51%) LAN
8 37 (14.51%) Network Security
9 34 (13.33%) EIGRP
10 32 (12.55%) VPN
11 31 (12.16%) LDAP
11 31 (12.16%) IGRP
12 26 (10.20%) TACACS
12 26 (10.20%) VLAN
13 18 (7.06%) Broadband
14 17 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.92%) MySQL
3 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (12.16%) Telecoms
2 19 (7.45%) Finance
3 9 (3.53%) Marketing
3 9 (3.53%) German Language
4 4 (1.57%) French Language
5 2 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (24.71%) Support Engineer
2 43 (16.86%) Network Engineer
3 34 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 27 (10.59%) Administrator
5 21 (8.24%) Consultant
6 19 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (7.45%) 1st Line Support
7 18 (7.06%) Team Leader
8 16 (6.27%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.49%) Senior Support Engineer
9 14 (5.49%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (4.71%) Firewall Engineer
12 11 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.31%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (4.31%) Analyst
12 11 (4.31%) Network Consultant
13 10 (3.92%) Technical Support
13 10 (3.92%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.41%) SOAP
2 6 (2.35%) HTML
3 2 (0.78%) JSON
3 2 (0.78%) Web Services
3 2 (0.78%) Qt
4 1 (0.39%) OLE
4 1 (0.39%) LAMP
4 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.39%) jQuery
4 1 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.06%) Smartphone
3 12 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.92%) Firmware
5 9 (3.53%) STB
6 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.35%) Open Source
8 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.96%) Statistics
8 5 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.57%) Clustering
10 3 (1.18%) Blog
10 3 (1.18%) PKI
10 3 (1.18%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.78%) Replication
11 2 (0.78%) HP StorageWorks
11 2 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.39%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 130 (50.98%) Windows
2 91 (35.69%) Linux
3 60 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (15.29%) Windows 7
5 36 (14.12%) UNIX
6 35 (13.73%) CentOS
6 35 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (9.41%) Debian
8 23 (9.02%) Ubuntu
8 23 (9.02%) SUSE
8 23 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (7.06%) Windows 8
10 11 (4.31%) Solaris
11 10 (3.92%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.18%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (8.63%) ITIL
2 21 (8.24%) Load Balancing
3 17 (6.67%) Network Design
4 16 (6.27%) Network Management
5 15 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 14 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (4.31%) Mentoring
9 9 (3.53%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 9 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.53%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.14%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.14%) Coaching
11 7 (2.75%) Resource Management
12 6 (2.35%) SIEM
13 5 (1.96%) Line Management
13 5 (1.96%) Software Engineering
13 5 (1.96%) Migration
13 5 (1.96%) B2B
13 5 (1.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.80%) Perl
2 21 (8.24%) SQL
3 19 (7.45%) C
3 19 (7.45%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.49%) C++
5 7 (2.75%) Python
5 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.96%) VBScript
7 4 (1.57%) Java
7 4 (1.57%) PHP
7 4 (1.57%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.78%) VB
9 1 (0.39%) R
9 1 (0.39%) AWK
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.98%) DV Cleared
4 24 (9.41%) CISSP
5 23 (9.02%) Degree
6 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (7.45%) CCSA
7 19 (7.45%) SC Cleared
8 18 (7.06%) CCNA
9 17 (6.67%) CCSE
9 17 (6.67%) MCSE
10 16 (6.27%) CCNP
11 12 (4.71%) RHCE
12 10 (3.92%) JNCIA
13 8 (3.14%) MCSA
13 8 (3.14%) MCITP
14 4 (1.57%) MCP
14 4 (1.57%) SCSA
15 3 (1.18%) MCTS
15 3 (1.18%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.49%) QA
2 11 (4.31%) SLA
3 8 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.78%) COBIT
5 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.31%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.53%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.53%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.96%) KVM
6 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.78%) UAG
7 2 (0.78%) XenApp
7 2 (0.78%) vSphere
7 2 (0.78%) Snort
7 2 (0.78%) Nmap
7 2 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.39%) Squid
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) NLBS
8 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.39%) qmail
Systems Management
1 16 (6.27%) WSUS
2 15 (5.88%) HP NNM
2 15 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (5.88%) SCCM
3 13 (5.10%) SCOM
4 11 (4.31%) HP SIM
4 11 (4.31%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (3.92%) Puppet
6 9 (3.53%) FortiGate
6 9 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.96%) Nagios
7 5 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.96%) Opsview
8 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.39%) WMI
9 1 (0.39%) Plesk
9 1 (0.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 78 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 75 (29.41%) Cisco
3 53 (20.78%) Red Hat
3 53 (20.78%) CheckPoint
3 53 (20.78%) F5
4 51 (20.00%) HP
5 40 (15.69%) Juniper
6 37 (14.51%) VMware
7 25 (9.80%) Blue Coat
8 13 (5.10%) Dell
9 12 (4.71%) Oracle
10 11 (4.31%) SolarWinds
10 11 (4.31%) IBM
10 11 (4.31%) ArcSight
10 11 (4.31%) Lumension
11 9 (3.53%) Fortinet
12 8 (3.14%) Symantec
13 7 (2.75%) Mitel
13 7 (2.75%) Sourcefire
14 5 (1.96%) NetScout
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