The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 49 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.58% 0.85% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 2.97% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 101 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.90% 28.69% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 77 92 48
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
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 Cheltenham

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
1 7 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) FTP
3 5 (71.43%) Telnet
3 5 (71.43%) GCIA
4 4 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (57.14%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
6 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) GCIH
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) FTP
3 5 (71.43%) Telnet
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Network Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (57.14%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) GCIH
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm