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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 217 216 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.19% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.077% 0.62% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
tcpdump
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1298 1769 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.12% 29.80% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 922 974 1114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

tcpdump
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

tcpdump
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Berkshire region.

tcpdump Salary Trend in Berkshire

tcpdump
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) FISMA
3 1 (33.33%) GREM
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethereal
3 1 (33.33%) CHFI
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) IMAP
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) GGSN
3 1 (33.33%) SGSN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) HIPAA

tcpdump
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) SGSN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) snoop
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) POP3
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethereal
2 1 (33.33%) IMAP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) GCIH
1 1 (33.33%) CHFI
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) HIPAA
1 1 (33.33%) FISMA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Imperva
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago