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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 32 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 159 109 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.71% 4.60% 6.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.54% 14.73% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 123 78 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
738 740 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.17% 31.24% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 408 529 512
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 23 January 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 180 (59.60%) Windows
2 124 (41.06%) Firewall
3 105 (34.77%) Cisco
4 97 (32.12%) Linux
5 91 (30.13%) DNS
6 80 (26.49%) Microsoft
6 80 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (25.83%) Active Directory
8 73 (24.17%) Windows 7
9 68 (22.52%) Juniper
10 61 (20.20%) OSPF
10 61 (20.20%) BGP
10 61 (20.20%) VMware
11 59 (19.54%) UNIX
12 51 (16.89%) Network Security
13 50 (16.56%) F5
13 50 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (15.56%) Red Hat
16 46 (15.23%) LAN
17 45 (14.90%) WAN
18 44 (14.57%) ITIL
18 44 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
19 43 (14.24%) EIGRP
20 40 (13.25%) SSL
21 39 (12.91%) VPN
22 38 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 37 (12.25%) HP
23 37 (12.25%) MS Exchange
24 36 (11.92%) CheckPoint

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 37 (12.25%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.64%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.64%) Apache
7 9 (2.98%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.32%) JBoss
9 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.32%) IIS
11 4 (1.32%) Lync
12 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.98%) SaaS
2 7 (2.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 124 (41.06%) Firewall
2 91 (30.13%) DNS
3 61 (20.20%) OSPF
3 61 (20.20%) BGP
4 51 (16.89%) Network Security
5 46 (15.23%) LAN
6 45 (14.90%) WAN
7 43 (14.24%) EIGRP
8 40 (13.25%) SSL
9 39 (12.91%) VPN
10 31 (10.26%) DHCP
11 28 (9.27%) Internet
11 28 (9.27%) VLAN
12 26 (8.61%) MPLS
13 25 (8.28%) VoIP
14 24 (7.95%) SAN
15 21 (6.95%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (6.62%) BIG-IP
17 19 (6.29%) HTTP
17 19 (6.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.31%) MySQL
3 8 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.32%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.32%) DB2
4 7 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (3.31%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.66%) MSI
3 3 (0.99%) TestDirector
3 3 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (4.64%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.31%) Finance
3 6 (1.99%) German Language
4 5 (1.66%) Marketing
5 4 (1.32%) French Language
6 3 (0.99%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Retail
7 2 (0.66%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (35.76%) Support Engineer
2 61 (20.20%) Network Engineer
3 47 (15.56%) Security Engineer
4 32 (10.60%) Technical Support
5 29 (9.60%) Senior Support Engineer
6 28 (9.27%) Technical Engineer
7 27 (8.94%) Technical Support Engineer
8 26 (8.61%) Network Security Engineer
9 19 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 18 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (5.30%) 1st Line Support
12 15 (4.97%) Analyst
13 13 (4.30%) IT Support
13 13 (4.30%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 12 (3.97%) Voice Engineer
15 11 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
16 10 (3.31%) Administrator
16 10 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
16 10 (3.31%) IT Support Engineer
16 10 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.31%) .NET
2 8 (2.65%) Web Services
3 7 (2.32%) SOAP
4 6 (1.99%) Software Packaging
5 5 (1.66%) WSH
6 3 (0.99%) HTML5
6 3 (0.99%) jQuery
6 3 (0.99%) CSS3
6 3 (0.99%) REST
6 3 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.99%) CSS
6 3 (0.99%) HTML
7 2 (0.66%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.33%) XMPP
8 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.64%) Replication
4 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.66%) Open Source
5 5 (1.66%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.99%) Kindle
7 3 (0.99%) PKI
8 2 (0.66%) Clustering
8 2 (0.66%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 180 (59.60%) Windows
2 97 (32.12%) Linux
3 80 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (24.17%) Windows 7
5 59 (19.54%) UNIX
6 50 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (11.92%) Windows 8
9 32 (10.60%) Debian
10 28 (9.27%) CentOS
11 27 (8.94%) SUSE
12 26 (8.61%) Ubuntu
13 20 (6.62%) Windows XP
14 19 (6.29%) Solaris
15 17 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (5.30%) Windows 2000
17 15 (4.97%) Mac OS X
18 7 (2.32%) AIX
18 7 (2.32%) HPUX
19 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.57%) ITIL
2 32 (10.60%) Mentoring
3 26 (8.61%) Problem Management
4 16 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (5.30%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (4.97%) Service Delivery
5 15 (4.97%) Project Management
6 14 (4.64%) Coaching
7 13 (4.30%) Line Management
7 13 (4.30%) Data Management
8 10 (3.31%) Migration
8 10 (3.31%) Information Security
8 10 (3.31%) SIEM
8 10 (3.31%) Performance Engineering
8 10 (3.31%) Test Management
8 10 (3.31%) Test Scripting
9 9 (2.98%) Network Management
10 8 (2.65%) Change Control
11 7 (2.32%) Release Management
11 7 (2.32%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.61%) C
1 26 (8.61%) Perl
2 23 (7.62%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.96%) SQL
3 18 (5.96%) Java
4 15 (4.97%) Ruby
4 15 (4.97%) C++
4 15 (4.97%) Python
5 13 (4.30%) C#
6 6 (1.99%) PHP
6 6 (1.99%) VBScript
7 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.99%) AWK
9 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (10.60%) Security Cleared
3 31 (10.26%) CCNP
4 25 (8.28%) Degree
5 18 (5.96%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.96%) DV Cleared
6 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.64%) CISSP
8 13 (4.30%) MCSE
9 11 (3.64%) CCNA
9 11 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (3.64%) CCSA
10 8 (2.65%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.32%) CCSE
12 6 (1.99%) MCP
12 6 (1.99%) CCSP
12 6 (1.99%) CCDP
13 5 (1.66%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.99%) JNCIS
14 3 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.95%) SLA
2 9 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.32%) QA
6 2 (0.66%) COBIT
6 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (25.83%) Active Directory
2 48 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.61%) vSphere
5 21 (6.95%) XenApp
6 18 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.30%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.66%) Snort
10 2 (0.66%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 20 (6.62%) SCCM
2 16 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.32%) SCOM
3 7 (2.32%) Puppet
3 7 (2.32%) OpenAM
3 7 (2.32%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.66%) WSUS
4 5 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.66%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Legato
7 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.33%) OPNET
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (34.77%) Cisco
2 80 (26.49%) Microsoft
3 68 (22.52%) Juniper
4 61 (20.20%) VMware
5 50 (16.56%) F5
6 47 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 37 (12.25%) HP
8 36 (11.92%) CheckPoint
9 25 (8.28%) Oracle
10 23 (7.62%) Citrix
10 23 (7.62%) Blue Coat
11 19 (6.29%) Symantec
12 13 (4.30%) Sourcefire
13 12 (3.97%) IBM
14 11 (3.64%) NetScout
14 11 (3.64%) Crossbeam
15 10 (3.31%) EMC
16 7 (2.32%) Fortinet
16 7 (2.32%) Sybase
17 6 (1.99%) McAfee
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