Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing TCP/IP 164 272 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.96% 7.78% 8.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.15% 25.61% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 114 173 303
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +21.79% +9.86%
10th Percentile £27,575 £26,750 £22,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 544 1062 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.08% 30.39% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 405 703 862
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,300 £28,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.00% +3.09% +10.23%

TCP/IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for TCP/IP 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for TCP/IP in Reading

TCP/IP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TCP/IP in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TCP/IP in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 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 Reading region with a requirement for TCP/IP.

1 105 (64.02%) Linux
2 94 (57.32%) Firewall
3 79 (48.17%) Cisco
4 70 (42.68%) Juniper
5 65 (39.63%) Windows
6 54 (32.93%) VMware
7 48 (29.27%) F5
8 47 (28.66%) Unix
9 43 (26.22%) DNS
9 43 (26.22%) CheckPoint
10 40 (24.39%) Palo Alto
11 39 (23.78%) Degree
11 39 (23.78%) ITIL
12 34 (20.73%) Internet
13 33 (20.12%) Blue Coat
14 32 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (17.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 29 (17.68%) Crossbeam
15 29 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (17.07%) Active Directory
16 28 (17.07%) HTTP
17 27 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (15.24%) Sourcefire
19 24 (14.63%) Risk Management
19 24 (14.63%) SQL
19 24 (14.63%) German Language
19 24 (14.63%) Digital Economy
20 22 (13.41%) Data Centre
20 22 (13.41%) Docker
21 21 (12.80%) DevOps

TCP/IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 19 (11.59%) OpenStack
2 14 (8.54%) IIS
3 13 (7.93%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (6.71%) Apache
5 9 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.66%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.05%) Confluence
7 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.44%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.61%) Moodle
11 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.76%) SaaS
4 8 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.05%) Office 365
6 3 (1.83%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.61%) G Suite
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Route 53
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (57.32%) Firewall
2 43 (26.22%) DNS
3 34 (20.73%) Internet
4 28 (17.07%) HTTP
5 21 (12.80%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (12.20%) VPN
7 19 (11.59%) IPsec
7 19 (11.59%) MPLS
7 19 (11.59%) SSL
8 18 (10.98%) BGP
9 17 (10.37%) DHCP
9 17 (10.37%) VoIP
10 15 (9.15%) SAN
11 14 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (8.54%) OSPF
12 11 (6.71%) VLAN
13 10 (6.10%) SSH
13 10 (6.10%) WAN
13 10 (6.10%) Wireless
14 8 (4.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.10%) Redis
4 5 (3.05%) MySQL
4 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.22%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.22%) SQLite
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) JIRA
2 3 (1.83%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.22%) Redmine
3 2 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (14.63%) Digital Economy
1 24 (14.63%) German Language
2 16 (9.76%) French Language
3 14 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.88%) Finance
5 6 (3.66%) Advertising
6 4 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) Electronics
7 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.22%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (25.61%) Support Engineer
2 31 (18.90%) Analyst
3 27 (16.46%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (16.46%) Security Analyst
4 23 (14.02%) Security Engineer
5 21 (12.80%) Network Engineer
6 14 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Administrator
7 13 (7.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Linux Support
7 13 (7.93%) Linux Support Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Platform Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Platform Support Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Blue Coat Analyst
8 12 (7.32%) Firewall Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.32%) HTML
2 5 (3.05%) POSIX
3 3 (1.83%) Flash
3 3 (1.83%) HTML5
3 3 (1.83%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (1.83%) Java SE
3 3 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (1.83%) XML
4 2 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (0.61%) .NET
5 1 (0.61%) REST
5 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (7.93%) Private Cloud
6 8 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.05%) PKI
8 4 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (2.44%) Handset
9 3 (1.83%) Clustering
9 3 (1.83%) DataPower
9 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.83%) Replication
9 3 (1.83%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.61%) User Experience
11 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 105 (64.02%) Linux
2 65 (39.63%) Windows
3 47 (28.66%) Unix
4 29 (17.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.20%) Solaris
5 20 (12.20%) Windows 2000
5 20 (12.20%) Windows Server
6 17 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (9.76%) Ubuntu
8 14 (8.54%) CentOS
9 6 (3.66%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.44%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.83%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.22%) Kali Linux
13 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.61%) Debian
14 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.78%) ITIL
2 24 (14.63%) Risk Management
3 21 (12.80%) DevOps
4 17 (10.37%) Identity Management
4 17 (10.37%) Security Operations
5 14 (8.54%) Open Source
6 13 (7.93%) API Integration
6 13 (7.93%) Information Security
6 13 (7.93%) Malware Analysis
7 12 (7.32%) Network Packet Capture
7 12 (7.32%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (6.10%) Load Balancing
8 10 (6.10%) Project Management
8 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.66%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (3.66%) Migration
10 6 (3.66%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.66%) QMS
11 5 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.63%) SQL
2 19 (11.59%) Bash Shell
3 17 (10.37%) Perl
3 17 (10.37%) Python
4 7 (4.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.05%) Java
6 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.44%) Ruby
7 3 (1.83%) C
7 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.22%) Korn
9 1 (0.61%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Go
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (23.78%) Degree
2 20 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.76%) CCNP
4 15 (9.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (5.49%) JNCIA
6 8 (4.88%) CISSP
7 7 (4.27%) CCIE
8 6 (3.66%) CCNA
8 6 (3.66%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (3.66%) CCSA
9 5 (3.05%) CCSE
9 5 (3.05%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.05%) JNCIE
9 5 (3.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.44%) MCSE
10 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.83%) GIAC
11 3 (1.83%) HND
11 3 (1.83%) SANS
11 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.20%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.83%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.41%) Docker
4 14 (8.54%) vSphere
5 12 (7.32%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.49%) NFS
7 6 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.05%) KVM
9 3 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.22%) Samba
10 2 (1.22%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.22%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.61%) vCloud
11 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Kubernetes
2 12 (7.32%) Puppet
3 11 (6.71%) Ansible
4 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.66%) Cisco CME
5 6 (3.66%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.44%) Nagios
6 4 (2.44%) vMotion
6 4 (2.44%) WSUS
7 3 (1.83%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.83%) Opsview
7 3 (1.83%) WMI
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.22%) cPanel
8 2 (1.22%) Graphite
8 2 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.22%) Plesk
8 2 (1.22%) Riemann
8 2 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 79 (48.17%) Cisco
2 70 (42.68%) Juniper
3 54 (32.93%) VMware
4 48 (29.27%) F5
5 43 (26.22%) CheckPoint
6 40 (24.39%) Palo Alto
7 33 (20.12%) Blue Coat
8 29 (17.68%) Crossbeam
9 25 (15.24%) Sourcefire
10 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 18 (10.98%) Red Hat
12 17 (10.37%) HP
13 9 (5.49%) Dell
14 8 (4.88%) Brocade
15 7 (4.27%) McAfee
16 6 (3.66%) Fortinet
16 6 (3.66%) Red Box
16 6 (3.66%) SolarWinds
17 5 (3.05%) Citrix
17 5 (3.05%) Oracle