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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 212 225 226
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 13 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.053% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
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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
1787 1606 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.19% 28.60% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1144 1120
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 13 £50,000 -16.66% 1
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) Wireshark
3 19 (55.88%) Snort
3 19 (55.88%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Windows
5 16 (47.06%) Nmap
6 15 (44.12%) Juniper
7 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
7 14 (41.18%) Sophos
7 14 (41.18%) Perl
7 14 (41.18%) Nessus
7 14 (41.18%) Network Security
7 14 (41.18%) Metasploit
7 14 (41.18%) Imperva
8 13 (38.24%) F5
8 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
9 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (32.35%) SIEM
9 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (29.41%) CentOS
11 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (23.53%) FWSM
12 8 (23.53%) HP
12 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
12 8 (23.53%) PHP
12 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) IIS

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
1 20 (58.82%) Wireshark
2 14 (41.18%) Network Security
3 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (23.53%) snoop
4 8 (23.53%) FWSM
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
6 6 (17.65%) HTTP
7 5 (14.71%) BIG-IP
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 5 (14.71%) OSPF
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.88%) Wireless
10 2 (5.88%) WPA
10 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Security Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) CentOS
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
6 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (17.65%) UNIX
7 6 (17.65%) Solaris
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (32.35%) SIEM
2 5 (14.71%) Cyber Security
3 4 (11.76%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) Line Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Perl
2 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 8 (23.53%) PHP
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Ruby
3 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNA
3 5 (14.71%) CISSP
3 5 (14.71%) CEH
3 5 (14.71%) OSCP
3 5 (14.71%) OSCE
4 3 (8.82%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CWNA
6 1 (2.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
1 8 (23.53%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Snort
2 16 (47.06%) Nmap
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Nessus
2 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Juniper
3 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 14 (41.18%) Sophos
3 14 (41.18%) Imperva
4 13 (38.24%) F5
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 8 (23.53%) HP
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Sun
6 6 (17.65%) Splunk
7 5 (14.71%) NetScout
8 4 (11.76%) Egenera
8 4 (11.76%) Foundry
8 4 (11.76%) NetApp
9 2 (5.88%) Symantec
9 2 (5.88%) Brocade
9 2 (5.88%) CA
9 2 (5.88%) Hitachi
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