The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 193 213 229
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.091% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.33% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £28,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1601 1506 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.29% 27.55% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1138 1257
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
tcpdump
South East

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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

tcpdump
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 22 July 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
Slough +19 10 £28,000 -34.11%
Reading +9 2 - - 1
tcpdump
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (75.76%) Snort
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 21 (63.64%) Sophos
3 21 (63.64%) Nmap
3 21 (63.64%) Nessus
3 21 (63.64%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Metasploit
3 21 (63.64%) Imperva
4 17 (51.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 17 (51.52%) Windows
4 17 (51.52%) SIEM
5 16 (48.48%) Perl
6 15 (45.45%) HIPAA
6 15 (45.45%) PCI DSS
7 14 (42.42%) CentOS
7 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
7 14 (42.42%) PHP
7 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 14 (42.42%) Python
7 14 (42.42%) Cisco
7 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
7 14 (42.42%) Ruby
7 14 (42.42%) Ubuntu
8 13 (39.39%) Network Security
9 12 (36.36%) Wireshark
9 12 (36.36%) CEH
9 12 (36.36%) Juniper
9 12 (36.36%) CISSP
9 12 (36.36%) OSCP
9 12 (36.36%) OSCE

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) Network Security
3 12 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.18%) HTTP
5 6 (18.18%) OSPF
5 6 (18.18%) BGP
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (18.18%) FWSM
5 6 (18.18%) snoop
6 4 (12.12%) MPLS
6 4 (12.12%) ATM
6 4 (12.12%) LAN
6 4 (12.12%) WAN
7 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 2 (6.06%) DNS
7 2 (6.06%) SSL
7 2 (6.06%) Nortel Alteon
7 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
7 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Security Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) CentOS
3 14 (42.42%) Ubuntu
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) UNIX
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 17 (51.52%) SIEM
2 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Perl
2 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
2 14 (42.42%) PHP
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Python
2 14 (42.42%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CEH
1 12 (36.36%) CISSP
1 12 (36.36%) OSCP
1 12 (36.36%) OSCE
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.21%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) RHCE
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) HIPAA
1 15 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Snort
2 21 (63.64%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Sophos
1 21 (63.64%) Imperva
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
3 12 (36.36%) Juniper
4 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
4 8 (24.24%) F5
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) Splunk
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Sun
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Nortel
6 2 (6.06%) NetScout
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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