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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 220 209 224
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 4 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.072% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 1.09% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 8
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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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
1496 1647 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.74% 28.07% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1115 1299
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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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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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 17 April 2015. 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
Slough +7 1 - -
Reading -15 1 - - 2
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Snort
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Splunk
4 3 (30.00%) snoop
4 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (30.00%) NetScout
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) Firmware
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (30.00%) snoop
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) CDMA
5 1 (10.00%) GPRS
5 1 (10.00%) GSM
5 1 (10.00%) POP3
5 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CHFI
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) GIAC
3 1 (10.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (20.00%) FISMA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Snort
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Nmap
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (30.00%) Splunk
2 3 (30.00%) NetScout
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Sophos
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Imperva
3 2 (20.00%) Foundry
4 1 (10.00%) Egenera
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago