The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 36 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 33 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.19% 4.79% 4.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.97% 18.05% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 23
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
174 133 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.36% 26.55% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 137 119 107
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Slough region.

TCP/IP Salary Trend in Slough

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCP/IP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

TCP/IP Salary Histogram in Slough

TCP/IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 31 (64.58%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) Firewall
4 15 (31.25%) ITIL
4 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco
6 11 (22.92%) DNS
6 11 (22.92%) UNIX
6 11 (22.92%) Solaris
6 11 (22.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (22.92%) Information Security
7 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (18.75%) F5
9 8 (16.67%) VPN
9 8 (16.67%) Juniper
9 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 8 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (14.58%) VLAN
10 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
10 7 (14.58%) Crossbeam
10 7 (14.58%) LAN
10 7 (14.58%) Websense
10 7 (14.58%) VMware
11 6 (12.50%) WAN
11 6 (12.50%) Windows 2000
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (12.50%) Symantec
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Site Server
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (22.92%) DNS
3 8 (16.67%) VPN
4 7 (14.58%) LAN
4 7 (14.58%) VLAN
5 6 (12.50%) WAN
6 4 (8.33%) DHCP
7 3 (6.25%) GSM
7 3 (6.25%) SAN
7 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.17%) LTE
8 2 (4.17%) 4G
8 2 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security
8 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) 3G
8 2 (4.17%) HTTP
8 2 (4.17%) UMTS
8 2 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Security Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) MAPI
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Handset
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) iSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Solaris
3 11 (22.92%) UNIX
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.17%) CentOS
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Information Security
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Identity Management
5 5 (10.42%) Security Management
5 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.33%) SIEM
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.25%) OpenUP
8 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.17%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) VCAP
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) GCIA
3 2 (4.17%) GCIH
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CISA
4 1 (2.08%) GIAC
4 1 (2.08%) CEH
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) pfSense
4 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.08%) Snort
4 1 (2.08%) Cronacle
4 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) logstash
2 2 (4.17%) Nagios
2 2 (4.17%) WSUS
2 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 9 (18.75%) F5
3 8 (16.67%) Juniper
3 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.58%) Websense
4 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) Crossbeam
5 6 (12.50%) Qualys
5 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire
5 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 6 (12.50%) Symantec
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Mitel
7 3 (6.25%) DataCore
7 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) Sophos
8 2 (4.17%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.17%) Intel
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix