Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for TCP/IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TCP/IP over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 93 109
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -59
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 47 184 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.16% 3.20% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.30% 19.76% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 138 133
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,230 £30,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

TCP/IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 416 931 1,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.14% 16.18% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 280 685 948
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £72,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TCP/IP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing TCP/IP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCP/IP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 31 £50,000 +8.70% 6
Bracknell +20 5 £25,500 -57.50%
Slough +26 3 £50,000 +42.86%
Maidenhead +39 1 - - 1
Wokingham +18 1 - -
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 18 (38.30%) AWS
3 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
4 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
4 14 (29.79%) Windows
4 14 (29.79%) Firewall
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
6 12 (25.53%) Java
6 12 (25.53%) OO
6 12 (25.53%) VMware
6 12 (25.53%) SaaS
7 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (21.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (21.28%) Azure
8 10 (21.28%) Python
8 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.15%) C++
9 9 (19.15%) Middleware
9 9 (19.15%) H.323
9 9 (19.15%) WebRTC
9 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (19.15%) KVM
9 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.15%) Network Security
9 9 (19.15%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.02%) Root Cause Analysis

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) CloudStack
1 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) AWS
2 12 (25.53%) SaaS
3 10 (21.28%) Azure
4 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (12.77%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (10.64%) GCP
7 3 (6.38%) Office 365
8 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.13%) IaaS
8 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
8 1 (2.13%) Route 53
8 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) H.323
2 9 (19.15%) Network Security
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 6 (12.77%) HTTP
3 6 (12.77%) Wireless
4 5 (10.64%) SAN
5 4 (8.51%) DHCP
6 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
6 3 (6.38%) MQTT
6 3 (6.38%) SSL
6 3 (6.38%) WAN
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) LAN
7 2 (4.26%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) SSH
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.13%) ADSL
8 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (10.64%) Norwegian Language
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) IT Support
2 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Performance Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Reliability Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Graduate
3 5 (10.64%) Graduate Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) IT Technician
4 4 (8.51%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (6.38%) Graduate Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Middleware
1 9 (19.15%) WebRTC
2 4 (8.51%) LAMP
3 3 (6.38%) GStreamer
3 3 (6.38%) pytest
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.13%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (2.13%) COM
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.02%) Data Structures
3 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.38%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) BYOD
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
3 12 (25.53%) OO
4 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (17.02%) Chaos Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
7 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Security Testing
9 5 (10.64%) High Availability
9 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 4 (8.51%) Data Privacy
10 4 (8.51%) QA Automation
10 4 (8.51%) SDET
10 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.28%) Python
3 9 (19.15%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) C
5 4 (8.51%) Go
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) CEH
4 2 (4.26%) CISA
4 2 (4.26%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) GIAC
4 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) OSCE
4 2 (4.26%) OSCP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CISM
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) GxP
3 2 (4.26%) NIST
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) KVM
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 4 (8.51%) Docker
6 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) HP ALM
3 2 (4.26%) HP Fortify
3 2 (4.26%) WebInspect
4 1 (2.13%) Ambari
4 1 (2.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) QRadar
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) SELinux
4 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Google
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.38%) Splunk
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) ArcSight
7 2 (4.26%) Black Duck
7 2 (4.26%) Micro Focus
7 2 (4.26%) Qualys
7 2 (4.26%) Sonatype
7 2 (4.26%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper