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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 299 347 321
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -26
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 3 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.45% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £51,250 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
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London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1442 2011 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.10% 15.62% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1709 1842
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 the City of London

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Nagios
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (50.00%) GDB
4 4 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (20.00%) Multicast
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) FWSM

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
4 2 (20.00%) FWSM
4 2 (20.00%) Multicast
4 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) GDB
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (20.00%) Equities
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Nortel
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) NetScout
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
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