Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 284 488 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.51% 5.68% 5.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.56% 22.67% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 220 340 483
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,950 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +8.97% +5.41%

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 1317 2153 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.91% 25.06% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1551 2006
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Berkshire

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -11 163 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Bracknell -14 40 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Slough 0 22 £37,500 -28.57%
Maidenhead -30 16 £45,000 +20.00%
Windsor - 9 £29,000 - 1
Newbury -21 5 £29,000 -14.71%
Wokingham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Thatcham -2 1 £28,000 +3.70%
TCP/IP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 162 (57.04%) Firewall
2 145 (51.06%) Linux
3 131 (46.13%) Cisco
4 128 (45.07%) Windows
5 89 (31.34%) VMware
6 82 (28.87%) Juniper
7 81 (28.52%) DNS
8 77 (27.11%) Active Directory
9 76 (26.76%) F5
10 61 (21.48%) Degree
10 61 (21.48%) ITIL
11 60 (21.13%) CheckPoint
12 59 (20.77%) Cisco Certification
13 58 (20.42%) Unix
14 57 (20.07%) Windows Server
15 56 (19.72%) VPN
16 54 (19.01%) MPLS
17 50 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
17 50 (17.61%) Cisco ASA
18 46 (16.20%) IPsec
18 46 (16.20%) SQL
19 45 (15.85%) SQL Server
19 45 (15.85%) Internet
20 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
20 44 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 43 (15.14%) HTTP
21 43 (15.14%) Palo Alto
22 42 (14.79%) VLAN
23 41 (14.44%) DHCP
24 39 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003

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 28 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.04%) Apache
3 19 (6.69%) OpenStack
4 17 (5.99%) IIS
5 14 (4.93%) Tomcat
6 13 (4.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.76%) Confluence
9 5 (1.76%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.35%) Moodle
13 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.35%) Site Server
13 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.10%) SaaS
3 15 (5.28%) Office 365
4 9 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.70%) Route 53
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) G Suite
8 1 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 162 (57.04%) Firewall
2 81 (28.52%) DNS
3 56 (19.72%) VPN
4 54 (19.01%) MPLS
5 50 (17.61%) Cisco ASA
6 46 (16.20%) IPsec
7 45 (15.85%) Internet
8 43 (15.14%) HTTP
9 42 (14.79%) VLAN
10 41 (14.44%) DHCP
11 39 (13.73%) Wireless
12 38 (13.38%) BGP
13 35 (12.32%) OSPF
14 31 (10.92%) SSL
15 27 (9.51%) VoIP
16 26 (9.15%) WAN
17 24 (8.45%) LAN
18 23 (8.10%) Intrusion Detection
18 23 (8.10%) Network Security
19 21 (7.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.34%) MySQL
3 14 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.17%) Redis
5 9 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.70%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.70%) SQLite
9 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.82%) JIRA
2 4 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.35%) Redmine
5 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (11.62%) Telecoms
2 23 (8.10%) Digital Economy
2 23 (8.10%) German Language
3 18 (6.34%) Finance
4 16 (5.63%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.28%) French Language
6 13 (4.58%) Billing
7 12 (4.23%) Marketing
8 11 (3.87%) Games
9 10 (3.52%) Back Office
9 10 (3.52%) Electronics
10 6 (2.11%) Advertising
11 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Front Office
12 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (20.42%) Support Engineer
2 49 (17.25%) Analyst
3 39 (13.73%) Network Engineer
4 37 (13.03%) Linux Engineer
5 33 (11.62%) Administrator
6 32 (11.27%) Security Engineer
7 30 (10.56%) Linux Support
8 27 (9.51%) Security Analyst
8 27 (9.51%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (7.39%) Linux Support Engineer
10 20 (7.04%) Consultant
11 19 (6.69%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.99%) IT Engineer
12 17 (5.99%) IT Support
13 16 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (5.28%) Cisco Engineer
14 15 (5.28%) Senior Network Engineer
14 15 (5.28%) Technical Engineer
15 14 (4.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 14 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.63%) HTML
2 8 (2.82%) Middleware
3 6 (2.11%) POSIX
4 4 (1.41%) HTML5
4 4 (1.41%) XML
5 3 (1.06%) .NET
5 3 (1.06%) CSS
5 3 (1.06%) Flash
5 3 (1.06%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.06%) Java SE
5 3 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.70%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.35%) JSON
7 1 (0.35%) LINQ
7 1 (0.35%) PRADO
7 1 (0.35%) REST
7 1 (0.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.39%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.63%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (4.58%) FlexPod
4 13 (4.58%) Private Cloud
5 10 (3.52%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (3.52%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (2.82%) iSeries
7 6 (2.11%) Cybercrime
8 5 (1.76%) PKI
9 4 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.41%) Handset
9 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.06%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.06%) Clustering
10 3 (1.06%) DataPower
10 3 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 145 (51.06%) Linux
2 128 (45.07%) Windows
3 58 (20.42%) Unix
4 57 (20.07%) Windows Server
5 44 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (10.56%) Solaris
9 23 (8.10%) Windows 2000
10 19 (6.69%) Ubuntu
11 17 (5.99%) CentOS
12 10 (3.52%) Windows 10
12 10 (3.52%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.41%) Debian
14 4 (1.41%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.70%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.48%) ITIL
2 35 (12.32%) Project Management
3 33 (11.62%) Mentoring
4 32 (11.27%) Presales
5 29 (10.21%) DevOps
6 26 (9.15%) SIEM
7 24 (8.45%) Information Security
7 24 (8.45%) Load Balancing
8 23 (8.10%) Risk Management
9 22 (7.75%) Service Delivery
10 21 (7.39%) Migration
11 19 (6.69%) Security Operations
12 17 (5.99%) Identity Management
12 17 (5.99%) Network Design
13 16 (5.63%) Proactive Monitoring
14 14 (4.93%) Line Management
14 14 (4.93%) Open Source
15 13 (4.58%) ITIL V3
15 13 (4.58%) Performance Management
15 13 (4.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.20%) SQL
2 27 (9.51%) Bash Shell
3 24 (8.45%) Python
4 20 (7.04%) Perl
5 14 (4.93%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.52%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.17%) Java
8 7 (2.46%) Korn
9 5 (1.76%) Ruby
10 4 (1.41%) C#
10 4 (1.41%) C++
10 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.70%) C
12 1 (0.35%) ABAP
12 1 (0.35%) Go
12 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (21.48%) Degree
2 59 (20.77%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (13.03%) CCNP
4 26 (9.15%) CCNA
5 17 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.87%) CCIE
8 11 (3.87%) JNCIA
9 10 (3.52%) CISSP
9 10 (3.52%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.82%) MCSE
11 6 (2.11%) CCNP Voice
11 6 (2.11%) CCSA
11 6 (2.11%) MCSA
12 5 (1.76%) CCSE
12 5 (1.76%) JNCIE
12 5 (1.76%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.41%) MCP
14 3 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.10%) QA
2 21 (7.39%) SLA
3 15 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 77 (27.11%) Active Directory
2 50 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.56%) Hyper-V
4 25 (8.80%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (7.75%) Docker
6 15 (5.28%) KVM
6 15 (5.28%) vSphere
7 12 (4.23%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (3.87%) XenApp
9 10 (3.52%) NFS
10 9 (3.17%) Terminal Services
10 9 (3.17%) XenServer
11 5 (1.76%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.70%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.35%) Samba
13 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (6.34%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.58%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (4.58%) WSUS
3 12 (4.23%) Puppet
4 10 (3.52%) Ansible
4 10 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.17%) ZABBIX
6 6 (2.11%) Cisco CME
6 6 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (1.76%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.41%) vMotion
9 3 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.06%) Nagios
9 3 (1.06%) Opsview
9 3 (1.06%) WMI
10 2 (0.70%) Nessus
10 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.70%) SCCM
10 2 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 131 (46.13%) Cisco
2 89 (31.34%) VMware
3 82 (28.87%) Juniper
4 76 (26.76%) F5
5 60 (21.13%) CheckPoint
6 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
7 43 (15.14%) Palo Alto
8 38 (13.38%) Sourcefire
9 36 (12.68%) HP
10 32 (11.27%) Blue Coat
11 30 (10.56%) Crossbeam
12 27 (9.51%) Brocade
13 22 (7.75%) Fortinet
14 21 (7.39%) Red Hat
15 19 (6.69%) SolarWinds
16 16 (5.63%) Citrix
16 16 (5.63%) McAfee
17 13 (4.58%) Aruba
17 13 (4.58%) Dell
17 13 (4.58%) SAP