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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 76 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 4 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.48% 2.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 10.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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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
147 145 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.67% 21.48% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 135 132 85
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Data Structures
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Snort
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Erlang
3 5 (71.43%) Haskell
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Lisp
3 5 (71.43%) Functional Programming
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Grid Computing
4 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (42.86%) MapReduce

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Riak
2 3 (42.86%) Voldemort
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Data Structures
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Grid Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
1 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Programming
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
5 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Erlang
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Lisp
2 5 (71.43%) Haskell
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) SystemTap
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware