The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 326 319 333
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 9 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.075% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1977 2295 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.50% 19.24% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2058 2001
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Multicast
3 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) PHP
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
5 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (40.00%) Puppet
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Nagios
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) SNMP
6 5 (33.33%) SMTP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 9 (60.00%) Multicast
2 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) SNMP
5 5 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (26.67%) LDAP
7 3 (20.00%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) NAS
7 3 (20.00%) HSRP
7 3 (20.00%) SSH
7 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) GLBP
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) Trac
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
1 1 (6.67%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) e-Health
2 1 (6.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) CentOS
7 2 (13.33%) Debian
8 1 (6.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
1 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
1 7 (46.67%) PHP
1 7 (46.67%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) RHCE
2 3 (20.00%) RHCA
2 3 (20.00%) RHCT
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Squid
4 1 (6.67%) Varnish
4 1 (6.67%) KVM
4 1 (6.67%) Snort
4 1 (6.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (20.00%) CFEngine
4 3 (20.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (20.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
5 2 (13.33%) Cacti
6 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
5 2 (13.33%) Vyatta
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago