The first table below looks at the demand for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 263 247 271
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.025% 0.065% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1558 1610 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.71% 20.82% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1281 1322
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £41,000 +2.50%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (50.00%) Data Security
4 3 (50.00%) XMPP
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Debian
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) NAS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
5 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) RIP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp