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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 70 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.43% 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £37,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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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
152 116 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.81% 16.69% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 122 89 98
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 28 May 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) Snort
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Erlang
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) iptables
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Welsh Language

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Riak
2 1 (16.67%) Voldemort
General
1 2 (33.33%) Welsh Language
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Erlang
2 2 (33.33%) Haskell
2 2 (33.33%) Lisp
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SystemTap
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Snort
2 2 (33.33%) iptables
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nmap
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware