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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 49 23 54
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 96 178 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.85% 8.34% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.57% 21.27% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 147 89
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 837 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.20% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 512 641 508
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 18 April 2014.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Reading

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 109 (53.43%) Windows
2 83 (40.69%) DNS
3 82 (40.20%) Microsoft
4 79 (38.73%) Linux
5 78 (38.24%) Firewall
6 72 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 67 (32.84%) Cisco
8 53 (25.98%) SQL
9 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (21.57%) MS Exchange
11 44 (21.57%) VMware
12 43 (21.08%) DHCP
13 41 (20.10%) HTTP
14 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
15 39 (19.12%) MCSE
15 39 (19.12%) IIS
16 37 (18.14%) UNIX
17 36 (17.65%) SSL
17 36 (17.65%) Red Hat
18 35 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
18 35 (17.16%) Internet
19 34 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 34 (16.67%) SMTP
20 33 (16.18%) HP
20 33 (16.18%) CheckPoint
21 32 (15.69%) Hyper-V
22 31 (15.20%) F5
22 31 (15.20%) VPN
23 30 (14.71%) SAN

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 39 (19.12%) IIS
3 21 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 19 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (5.88%) WebSphere
8 9 (4.41%) Apache
9 8 (3.92%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.94%) Tomcat
11 5 (2.45%) Lync
12 3 (1.47%) WordPress
12 3 (1.47%) Drupal
12 3 (1.47%) Alfresco
12 3 (1.47%) CMS
13 2 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.98%) Confluence
14 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Line 50
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (40.69%) DNS
2 78 (38.24%) Firewall
3 43 (21.08%) DHCP
4 41 (20.10%) HTTP
5 36 (17.65%) SSL
6 35 (17.16%) Internet
7 34 (16.67%) SMTP
8 31 (15.20%) VPN
9 30 (14.71%) SAN
10 28 (13.73%) BGP
11 27 (13.24%) Network Security
11 27 (13.24%) OSPF
12 23 (11.27%) LDAP
12 23 (11.27%) LAN
13 22 (10.78%) WAN
14 21 (10.29%) VLAN
15 16 (7.84%) EIGRP
16 15 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (6.86%) IGRP
17 14 (6.86%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.29%) MySQL
3 7 (3.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.98%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) Redis
6 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) JUnit
1 4 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (0.98%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (11.27%) Finance
2 17 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.90%) Back Office
3 10 (4.90%) Retail
4 7 (3.43%) Billing
5 5 (2.45%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.96%) Military
7 3 (1.47%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Games
8 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Avionics
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (21.08%) Support Engineer
2 26 (12.75%) Security Engineer
3 21 (10.29%) Network Engineer
4 18 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (8.33%) Administrator
6 15 (7.35%) 1st Line Support
7 14 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.86%) Consultant
8 13 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.37%) Help Desk Support
9 12 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.88%) Developer
9 12 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Senior Support Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Analyst
10 10 (4.90%) IP Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.41%) Windows Support Engineer
12 8 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.37%) HTML
2 11 (5.39%) SOAP
3 6 (2.94%) XHTML
3 6 (2.94%) .NET
4 4 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.96%) JMS
4 4 (1.96%) Spring
4 4 (1.96%) Ajax
4 4 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.98%) J2EE
5 2 (0.98%) Middleware
5 2 (0.98%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.49%) OAuth
6 1 (0.49%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.49%) MCollective
6 1 (0.49%) Sass
6 1 (0.49%) Memcached
6 1 (0.49%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.39%) Computer Science
1 11 (5.39%) Open Source
2 9 (4.41%) Clustering
3 6 (2.94%) Blog
4 5 (2.45%) iPad
4 5 (2.45%) iPhone
5 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.98%) PKI
7 2 (0.98%) Wiki
8 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 109 (53.43%) Windows
2 79 (38.73%) Linux
3 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (18.14%) UNIX
5 34 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (12.75%) CentOS
6 26 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (10.78%) Windows 7
8 18 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (7.84%) Ubuntu
10 13 (6.37%) Debian
11 11 (5.39%) SUSE
12 10 (4.90%) Solaris
12 10 (4.90%) Windows XP
13 8 (3.92%) Windows 2000
13 8 (3.92%) Android
14 6 (2.94%) Windows 8
15 5 (2.45%) Windows Phone
16 3 (1.47%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (10.29%) Load Balancing
2 20 (9.80%) ITIL
3 19 (9.31%) CRM
4 17 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 15 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (6.86%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.37%) Network Design
8 12 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 11 (5.39%) Capacity Management
9 11 (5.39%) Network Management
10 10 (4.90%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.41%) Project Management
12 8 (3.92%) OO
13 7 (3.43%) Data Protection
13 7 (3.43%) OOD
13 7 (3.43%) Service Delivery
14 6 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.45%) Integration Testing
15 5 (2.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.98%) SQL
2 25 (12.25%) Perl
3 24 (11.76%) Java
4 17 (8.33%) C
5 16 (7.84%) C++
6 15 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.37%) Python
8 12 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.41%) PHP
10 7 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.94%) VBScript
12 5 (2.45%) C#
13 4 (1.96%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.47%) Ruby
15 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.49%) Scala
16 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (19.12%) MCSE
3 35 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (13.73%) MCITP
5 26 (12.75%) Degree
6 24 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 20 (9.80%) MCSA
8 18 (8.82%) SC Cleared
8 18 (8.82%) DV Cleared
9 17 (8.33%) RHCE
10 14 (6.86%) CCNA
11 13 (6.37%) MCP
11 13 (6.37%) CCNP
12 8 (3.92%) CCIE
13 6 (2.94%) CISSP
14 5 (2.45%) SCSA
15 4 (1.96%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.96%) JNCIE
16 3 (1.47%) CCSE
16 3 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) SLA
1 10 (4.90%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 24 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (3.92%) ProxySG
6 7 (3.43%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.45%) vSphere
8 4 (1.96%) KVM
9 3 (1.47%) Snort
9 3 (1.47%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.98%) XenApp
10 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.49%) Xen
11 1 (0.49%) NLBS
11 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.49%) UAG
11 1 (0.49%) VMFS
11 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (7.35%) SCCM
2 13 (6.37%) Puppet
3 12 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.39%) HP NNM
4 11 (5.39%) WSUS
4 11 (5.39%) CiscoWorks
5 10 (4.90%) SCOM
6 7 (3.43%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (3.43%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.96%) Nagios
8 3 (1.47%) Plesk
9 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.49%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 82 (40.20%) Microsoft
2 67 (32.84%) Cisco
3 44 (21.57%) VMware
4 36 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 33 (16.18%) HP
5 33 (16.18%) CheckPoint
6 31 (15.20%) F5
7 24 (11.76%) Juniper
8 16 (7.84%) Fortinet
9 15 (7.35%) Symantec
10 13 (6.37%) Oracle
11 12 (5.88%) Blue Coat
12 8 (3.92%) Websense
13 7 (3.43%) Lumension
13 7 (3.43%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.43%) ArcSight
14 6 (2.94%) Sourcefire
15 5 (2.45%) Veritas
15 5 (2.45%) Sun
16 4 (1.96%) IBM
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