The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 83 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.94% 15.66% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 93 72 69
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 Dorset

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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Salary Trend in Dorset

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in Dorset

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) MQSeries

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) F5