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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 18 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 227 125 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.03% 5.29% 6.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.67% 16.98% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 95 124
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,800 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
587 736 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.93% 31.12% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 362 420 575
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 236 (60.67%) Windows
2 199 (51.16%) Linux
3 157 (40.36%) Firewall
4 142 (36.50%) Cisco
5 139 (35.73%) DNS
6 122 (31.36%) VMware
7 116 (29.82%) Microsoft
8 109 (28.02%) Active Directory
9 100 (25.71%) Red Hat
10 97 (24.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 91 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 90 (23.14%) UNIX
13 89 (22.88%) LAN
14 85 (21.85%) Windows 7
15 83 (21.34%) Oracle
16 81 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 76 (19.54%) Juniper
18 75 (19.28%) DHCP
18 75 (19.28%) F5
19 74 (19.02%) MS Excel
20 72 (18.51%) Degree
21 71 (18.25%) WAN
22 69 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
23 68 (17.48%) Perl
24 64 (16.45%) CheckPoint
25 62 (15.94%) OSPF
25 62 (15.94%) BGP
26 61 (15.68%) ITIL
27 60 (15.42%) HP
28 59 (15.17%) Security Cleared

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 32 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 31 (7.97%) Apache
3 28 (7.20%) IIS
4 22 (5.66%) MS Exchange
5 21 (5.40%) Lync
5 21 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (4.11%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.60%) JBoss
8 12 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
9 10 (2.57%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 74 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 53 (13.62%) MS Office
3 17 (4.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.68%) SaaS
2 25 (6.43%) Office 365
3 15 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.83%) Taleo
4 11 (2.83%) Responsys
5 7 (1.80%) PaaS
6 6 (1.54%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (40.36%) Firewall
2 139 (35.73%) DNS
3 89 (22.88%) LAN
4 75 (19.28%) DHCP
5 71 (18.25%) WAN
6 62 (15.94%) OSPF
6 62 (15.94%) BGP
7 50 (12.85%) MPLS
8 44 (11.31%) VPN
9 42 (10.80%) Internet
10 37 (9.51%) VLAN
10 37 (9.51%) Cisco IOS
11 30 (7.71%) Network Security
12 29 (7.46%) SSL
12 29 (7.46%) SAN
12 29 (7.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 27 (6.94%) Junos
13 27 (6.94%) VoIP
14 24 (6.17%) BIG-IP
14 24 (6.17%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.25%) MySQL
3 26 (6.68%) Oracle Database
3 26 (6.68%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 10 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (2.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.31%) Selenium
3 7 (1.80%) Hudson
4 5 (1.29%) TestDirector
4 5 (1.29%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.29%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.51%) MSI
5 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (12.08%) Telecoms
2 23 (5.91%) Finance
3 18 (4.63%) German Language
4 12 (3.08%) French Language
5 11 (2.83%) Legal
5 11 (2.83%) Retail
6 10 (2.57%) Billing
7 9 (2.31%) Front Office
7 9 (2.31%) Back Office
8 6 (1.54%) Banking
9 4 (1.03%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.03%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
10 3 (0.77%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (35.48%) Support Engineer
2 69 (17.74%) Network Engineer
3 44 (11.31%) Systems Administrator
4 42 (10.80%) Technical Support
5 41 (10.54%) Administrator
6 40 (10.28%) Technical Support Engineer
6 40 (10.28%) Technical Engineer
7 37 (9.51%) Security Engineer
7 37 (9.51%) IT Support
8 36 (9.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 28 (7.20%) Analyst
10 19 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
11 16 (4.11%) Architect
12 15 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.60%) Security Analyst
13 14 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (3.34%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
16 11 (2.83%) 1st Line Support Engineer
16 11 (2.83%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.88%) Web Services
2 14 (3.60%) CSS
3 13 (3.34%) LAMP
4 12 (3.08%) Software Packaging
5 8 (2.06%) .NET
6 7 (1.80%) CGI
7 5 (1.29%) Memcached
7 5 (1.29%) Esper
7 5 (1.29%) Application Packaging
8 4 (1.03%) SOAP
9 2 (0.51%) HTML
9 2 (0.51%) XML
9 2 (0.51%) WSH
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 51 (13.11%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.74%) Data Centre
4 31 (7.97%) Statistics
5 23 (5.91%) Management Information System
6 16 (4.11%) Client/Server
7 14 (3.60%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.83%) Clustering
9 10 (2.57%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.54%) Replication
11 3 (0.77%) CMDB
12 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.26%) PKI
12 1 (0.26%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 236 (60.67%) Windows
2 199 (51.16%) Linux
3 97 (24.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 90 (23.14%) UNIX
5 85 (21.85%) Windows 7
6 81 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (13.62%) CentOS
9 48 (12.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (10.28%) Solaris
11 38 (9.77%) Windows XP
12 31 (7.97%) Windows 8
13 28 (7.20%) Windows 2000
13 28 (7.20%) Debian
14 26 (6.68%) Ubuntu
15 16 (4.11%) Mac OS X
16 12 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.29%) SUSE
18 3 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.68%) ITIL
2 45 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (8.74%) Project Management
4 31 (7.97%) Migration
4 31 (7.97%) Load Balancing
4 31 (7.97%) Network Management
5 26 (6.68%) Mentoring
6 22 (5.66%) Project Planning
7 21 (5.40%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (4.37%) Network Design
8 17 (4.37%) Validation
9 16 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 15 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (3.60%) Configuration Management
11 14 (3.60%) Information Security
11 14 (3.60%) Problem Management
12 13 (3.34%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (3.34%) Software Engineering
13 11 (2.83%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (2.83%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (17.48%) Perl
2 39 (10.03%) Python
3 30 (7.71%) SQL
4 28 (7.20%) PowerShell
5 27 (6.94%) Java
6 25 (6.43%) Shell Script
7 21 (5.40%) C
8 16 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.60%) Ruby
9 14 (3.60%) C++
9 14 (3.60%) PHP
10 7 (1.80%) C#
11 6 (1.54%) VB
12 3 (0.77%) VBScript
13 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 72 (18.51%) Degree
2 59 (15.17%) Security Cleared
3 58 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (11.31%) CCNP
5 35 (9.00%) SC Cleared
6 28 (7.20%) DV Cleared
7 27 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (6.68%) CISSP
9 23 (5.91%) MCSE
10 21 (5.40%) CCNA
10 21 (5.40%) MCITP
11 16 (4.11%) CEH
12 14 (3.60%) A+ Certification
12 14 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
13 13 (3.34%) Network+ Certification
14 11 (2.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (2.06%) CCSE
15 8 (2.06%) CCSA
15 8 (2.06%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.94%) SLA
2 13 (3.34%) QA
3 12 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (2.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (28.02%) Active Directory
2 91 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 37 (9.51%) vSphere
5 34 (8.74%) VMware ESX
6 15 (3.86%) vCloud
7 14 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.34%) Xen
9 11 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (2.83%) XenApp
10 10 (2.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (2.57%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.54%) VirtualBox
13 5 (1.29%) KVM
14 3 (0.77%) Firmware
15 2 (0.51%) Snort
16 1 (0.26%) VMFS
16 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 1 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 45 (11.57%) SCCM
2 32 (8.23%) Puppet
3 31 (7.97%) WSUS
4 22 (5.66%) SCOM
5 20 (5.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 20 (5.14%) HP SIM
6 16 (4.11%) Graphite
7 13 (3.34%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.83%) FortiGate
9 10 (2.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 9 (2.31%) Nmap
11 7 (1.80%) Nagios
11 7 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (1.80%) OpenAM
12 6 (1.54%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (1.29%) collectd
13 5 (1.29%) logstash
13 5 (1.29%) Salt
13 5 (1.29%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 142 (36.50%) Cisco
2 122 (31.36%) VMware
3 116 (29.82%) Microsoft
4 100 (25.71%) Red Hat
5 83 (21.34%) Oracle
6 76 (19.54%) Juniper
7 75 (19.28%) F5
8 64 (16.45%) CheckPoint
9 60 (15.42%) HP
10 33 (8.48%) Blue Coat
11 26 (6.68%) Sun
12 23 (5.91%) SolarWinds
13 22 (5.66%) Sourcefire
13 22 (5.66%) ArcSight
14 20 (5.14%) Lumension
14 20 (5.14%) Crossbeam
15 17 (4.37%) Symantec
15 17 (4.37%) Citrix
16 13 (3.34%) Huawei
17 12 (3.08%) Fortinet
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