The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.29% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
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South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 134 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.54% 23.34% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 116 69
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) SaaS
2 15 (88.24%) Perl
2 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) Debian
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Welsh Language
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (76.47%) UNIX
3 13 (76.47%) Wireshark
4 12 (70.59%) Python
4 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 12 (70.59%) Nagios
4 12 (70.59%) Nessus
4 12 (70.59%) Nmap
4 12 (70.59%) CentOS
5 11 (64.71%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) VLAN
7 9 (52.94%) MySQL
8 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
9 6 (35.29%) Apache
9 6 (35.29%) HTTP
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
10 5 (29.41%) Xen
10 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 5 (29.41%) Puppet
10 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
11 4 (23.53%) Windows
11 4 (23.53%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Wireshark
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) VLAN
5 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
1 15 (88.24%) Welsh Language
2 3 (17.65%) French Language
2 3 (17.65%) German Language
2 3 (17.65%) Italian Language
2 3 (17.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Provisioning Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Debian
3 13 (76.47%) UNIX
4 12 (70.59%) CentOS
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Perl
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Erlang
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Nmap
3 5 (29.41%) Xen
4 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Nagios
1 12 (70.59%) Nessus
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware