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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 20 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 211 135 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.52% 5.69% 6.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.28% 17.95% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 129 99 114
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 225 (57.84%) Windows
2 201 (51.67%) Linux
3 157 (40.36%) Firewall
4 152 (39.07%) Cisco
5 141 (36.25%) DNS
6 122 (31.36%) VMware
7 110 (28.28%) Microsoft
8 108 (27.76%) Active Directory
9 103 (26.48%) Red Hat
10 96 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 93 (23.91%) LAN
12 88 (22.62%) UNIX
12 88 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 78 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (20.05%) Oracle
13 78 (20.05%) Juniper
13 78 (20.05%) WAN
14 77 (19.79%) F5
15 75 (19.28%) Windows 7
15 75 (19.28%) MS Excel
16 73 (18.77%) Degree
17 71 (18.25%) Perl
17 71 (18.25%) DHCP
18 70 (17.99%) CheckPoint
19 68 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
20 64 (16.45%) ITIL
21 61 (15.68%) OSPF
21 61 (15.68%) BGP
22 58 (14.91%) HP
23 57 (14.65%) CentOS

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (7.46%) IIS
1 29 (7.46%) Apache
2 26 (6.68%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.63%) Lync
4 18 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.34%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.08%) JBoss
6 12 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.77%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 75 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 48 (12.34%) MS Office
3 15 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.17%) SaaS
2 20 (5.14%) Office 365
3 15 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.08%) Taleo
4 12 (3.08%) Responsys
5 7 (1.80%) PaaS
6 6 (1.54%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (40.36%) Firewall
2 141 (36.25%) DNS
3 93 (23.91%) LAN
4 78 (20.05%) WAN
5 71 (18.25%) DHCP
6 61 (15.68%) OSPF
6 61 (15.68%) BGP
7 51 (13.11%) VPN
8 50 (12.85%) MPLS
9 46 (11.83%) Internet
10 38 (9.77%) Cisco IOS
11 35 (9.00%) VLAN
12 34 (8.74%) SSL
13 33 (8.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 32 (8.23%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (7.46%) Network Security
16 28 (7.20%) Junos
17 26 (6.68%) SAN
17 26 (6.68%) HTTP
18 25 (6.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.77%) MySQL
3 26 (6.68%) Oracle Database
4 23 (5.91%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.34%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 12 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.57%) Selenium
3 8 (2.06%) Hudson
4 5 (1.29%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.77%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.77%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (12.34%) Telecoms
2 26 (6.68%) Finance
3 18 (4.63%) German Language
4 12 (3.08%) French Language
5 11 (2.83%) Legal
5 11 (2.83%) Front Office
5 11 (2.83%) Back Office
5 11 (2.83%) Retail
6 10 (2.57%) Billing
7 8 (2.06%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.29%) Banking
9 3 (0.77%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.77%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (33.16%) Support Engineer
2 72 (18.51%) Network Engineer
3 48 (12.34%) Systems Administrator
4 45 (11.57%) Administrator
5 38 (9.77%) Technical Support
6 36 (9.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 36 (9.25%) Technical Engineer
7 35 (9.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 35 (9.00%) Security Engineer
7 35 (9.00%) IT Support
8 28 (7.20%) Analyst
9 19 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
10 18 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.11%) Architect
12 14 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.34%) Security Analyst
13 13 (3.34%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.34%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
15 11 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.14%) Web Services
2 14 (3.60%) CSS
3 13 (3.34%) LAMP
4 10 (2.57%) Software Packaging
5 8 (2.06%) CGI
6 5 (1.29%) .NET
6 5 (1.29%) Memcached
6 5 (1.29%) Esper
6 5 (1.29%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.03%) SOAP
8 3 (0.77%) HTML
8 3 (0.77%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.51%) XML
9 2 (0.51%) JSON
10 1 (0.26%) REST
10 1 (0.26%) jQuery
10 1 (0.26%) Qt
10 1 (0.26%) HTML5
10 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (13.37%) Computer Science
3 38 (9.77%) Data Centre
4 36 (9.25%) Statistics
5 23 (5.91%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.60%) Smartphone
7 12 (3.08%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.83%) Clustering
9 10 (2.57%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.03%) Replication
11 3 (0.77%) CMDB
12 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.26%) Physics
12 1 (0.26%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 225 (57.84%) Windows
2 201 (51.67%) Linux
3 96 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 88 (22.62%) UNIX
5 78 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (19.28%) Windows 7
7 68 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 57 (14.65%) CentOS
9 44 (11.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (10.03%) Solaris
11 31 (7.97%) Windows XP
12 29 (7.46%) Windows 2000
12 29 (7.46%) Windows 8
13 23 (5.91%) Debian
14 21 (5.40%) Ubuntu
15 13 (3.34%) Mac OS X
15 13 (3.34%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.77%) Android
17 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (16.45%) ITIL
2 47 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.23%) Load Balancing
4 31 (7.97%) Network Management
5 30 (7.71%) Project Management
6 28 (7.20%) Migration
7 24 (6.17%) Network Design
7 24 (6.17%) Mentoring
8 20 (5.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 20 (5.14%) Configuration Management
9 19 (4.88%) Validation
10 18 (4.63%) Project Planning
11 17 (4.37%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (3.60%) Problem Management
15 13 (3.34%) Capacity Management
15 13 (3.34%) Information Security
15 13 (3.34%) Software Engineering
16 11 (2.83%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (18.25%) Perl
2 48 (12.34%) Python
3 34 (8.74%) SQL
4 30 (7.71%) Java
5 27 (6.94%) Shell Script
6 21 (5.40%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.14%) C
8 18 (4.63%) Bash Shell
9 16 (4.11%) C++
10 14 (3.60%) PHP
11 11 (2.83%) Ruby
12 6 (1.54%) VB
13 5 (1.29%) C#
14 3 (0.77%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.26%) VBScript
16 1 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 73 (18.77%) Degree
2 53 (13.62%) Security Cleared
2 53 (13.62%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (10.28%) CCNP
4 34 (8.74%) SC Cleared
5 29 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (6.94%) CISSP
6 27 (6.94%) DV Cleared
7 24 (6.17%) MCSE
8 21 (5.40%) MCITP
9 18 (4.63%) A+ Certification
10 17 (4.37%) CCNA
11 15 (3.86%) Check Point Certification
11 15 (3.86%) Network+ Certification
11 15 (3.86%) CEH
12 11 (2.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.57%) CCSE
13 10 (2.57%) CCSA
14 7 (1.80%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.46%) SLA
2 15 (3.86%) QA
3 11 (2.83%) COBIT
4 8 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (27.76%) Active Directory
2 88 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (10.03%) Hyper-V
4 38 (9.77%) vSphere
5 34 (8.74%) VMware ESX
6 17 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (3.86%) vCloud
8 13 (3.34%) Xen
8 13 (3.34%) XenApp
9 11 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (2.57%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.80%) VirtualBox
12 5 (1.29%) KVM
13 4 (1.03%) ProxySG
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.77%) Firmware
14 3 (0.77%) iptables
15 2 (0.51%) Snort
16 1 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 41 (10.54%) SCCM
2 36 (9.25%) Puppet
3 26 (6.68%) WSUS
4 21 (5.40%) SCOM
5 19 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 19 (4.88%) HP SIM
6 17 (4.37%) Graphite
7 15 (3.86%) FortiGate
8 11 (2.83%) Backup Exec
9 10 (2.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 9 (2.31%) Nmap
10 9 (2.31%) Nagios
10 9 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.80%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.29%) collectd
12 5 (1.29%) logstash
12 5 (1.29%) Salt
12 5 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (1.29%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 152 (39.07%) Cisco
2 122 (31.36%) VMware
3 110 (28.28%) Microsoft
4 103 (26.48%) Red Hat
5 78 (20.05%) Juniper
5 78 (20.05%) Oracle
6 77 (19.79%) F5
7 70 (17.99%) CheckPoint
8 58 (14.91%) HP
9 41 (10.54%) Blue Coat
10 26 (6.68%) Sun
11 23 (5.91%) Sourcefire
12 22 (5.66%) Citrix
12 22 (5.66%) SolarWinds
13 21 (5.40%) Crossbeam
13 21 (5.40%) ArcSight
14 19 (4.88%) Lumension
15 15 (3.86%) Huawei
16 13 (3.34%) Websense
16 13 (3.34%) Symantec
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