The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 784 803 794
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 85 51 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.050% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 77
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in England

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Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South East +11 45 £45,000 +34.32% 7
London +6 37 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East of England -2 2 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -20 1 £42,500 +70.00%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 143 (79.44%) Wireshark
2 125 (69.44%) Linux
3 75 (41.67%) Windows
4 68 (37.78%) Firewall
4 68 (37.78%) SIEM
5 64 (35.56%) TCP/IP
6 60 (33.33%) Snort
7 59 (32.78%) DNS
8 54 (30.00%) UNIX
9 53 (29.44%) Red Hat
10 51 (28.33%) Cisco
11 48 (26.67%) Perl
11 48 (26.67%) Security Cleared
11 48 (26.67%) Bash Shell
12 46 (25.56%) Python
12 46 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
13 43 (23.89%) SQL
14 40 (22.22%) Solaris
14 40 (22.22%) Sourcefire
14 40 (22.22%) SC Cleared
15 39 (21.67%) MySQL
16 38 (21.11%) DV Cleared
17 37 (20.56%) Apache
18 36 (20.00%) VPN
18 36 (20.00%) LDAP
19 35 (19.44%) SMTP
19 35 (19.44%) Degree
19 35 (19.44%) Network Security
20 32 (17.78%) Cyber Security
20 32 (17.78%) Ruby

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 37 (20.56%) Apache
2 20 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.56%) IIS
4 7 (3.89%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.89%) nginx
5 5 (2.78%) Lync
6 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.11%) Confluence
6 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.00%) MS Office
2 9 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.67%) Google Apps
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (79.44%) Wireshark
2 68 (37.78%) Firewall
3 64 (35.56%) TCP/IP
4 59 (32.78%) DNS
5 36 (20.00%) VPN
5 36 (20.00%) LDAP
6 35 (19.44%) SMTP
6 35 (19.44%) Network Security
7 32 (17.78%) BGP
8 30 (16.67%) WAN
9 28 (15.56%) HTTP
10 27 (15.00%) FTP
11 25 (13.89%) OSPF
11 25 (13.89%) LAN
12 24 (13.33%) SSL
12 24 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (12.78%) Internet
13 23 (12.78%) SAN
14 21 (11.67%) SNMP
15 18 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.67%) MySQL
2 18 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.44%) Big Data
4 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (14.44%) Metasploit
2 18 (10.00%) Subversion
3 11 (6.11%) JIRA
4 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.56%) JMeter
5 1 (0.56%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Trac
General
1 13 (7.22%) Finance
2 12 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.56%) Retail
4 9 (5.00%) Advertising
5 6 (3.33%) Law
6 5 (2.78%) Banking
6 5 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.78%) Local Government
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
7 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (30.56%) Analyst
2 35 (19.44%) Security Analyst
3 29 (16.11%) Security Engineer
4 26 (14.44%) Network Engineer
5 24 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (13.33%) Administrator
6 19 (10.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (10.56%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (7.22%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.22%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
9 11 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) Network Analyst
12 8 (4.44%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Linux Engineer
14 6 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 5 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.56%) LAMP
2 9 (5.00%) XML
3 4 (2.22%) Web Services
3 4 (2.22%) HTML
3 4 (2.22%) .NET
4 2 (1.11%) XMPP
4 2 (1.11%) STL
5 1 (0.56%) Flash
5 1 (0.56%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 21 (11.67%) Replication
4 16 (8.89%) Open Source
5 10 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 9 (5.00%) Hedge funds
6 9 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (4.44%) CESG
8 6 (3.33%) Equities
8 6 (3.33%) Firmware
9 5 (2.78%) PKI
10 4 (2.22%) SCADA
10 4 (2.22%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.11%) HP StorageWorks
11 2 (1.11%) e-Health
11 2 (1.11%) SecurID
11 2 (1.11%) Clustering
11 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 125 (69.44%) Linux
2 75 (41.67%) Windows
3 54 (30.00%) UNIX
4 40 (22.22%) Solaris
5 29 (16.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (14.44%) CentOS
7 25 (13.89%) Ubuntu
8 21 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (8.33%) Debian
11 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (7.22%) Fedora
13 10 (5.56%) FreeBSD
14 3 (1.67%) VMS
15 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.78%) SIEM
2 32 (17.78%) Cyber Security
3 31 (17.22%) Analytics
4 29 (16.11%) Configuration Management
5 20 (11.11%) ITIL
6 17 (9.44%) Incident Management
7 15 (8.33%) Information Security
7 15 (8.33%) Change Control
8 14 (7.78%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (6.67%) DevOps
10 12 (6.67%) Information Assurance
10 12 (6.67%) Security Testing
10 12 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 11 (6.11%) Computer Forensics
11 11 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.67%) Perl
1 48 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 46 (25.56%) Python
3 43 (23.89%) SQL
4 32 (17.78%) Ruby
5 18 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 18 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 17 (9.44%) sed
7 16 (8.89%) PHP
7 16 (8.89%) Java
8 11 (6.11%) C++
8 11 (6.11%) AWK
9 10 (5.56%) Bourne shell
9 10 (5.56%) Korn
9 10 (5.56%) C
10 4 (2.22%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.22%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 48 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 46 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 38 (21.11%) DV Cleared
5 35 (19.44%) Degree
6 30 (16.67%) GCIA
7 26 (14.44%) GCIH
8 24 (13.33%) GIAC
9 23 (12.78%) CISSP
10 21 (11.67%) CCNP
11 18 (10.00%) CCNA
12 14 (7.78%) CEH
12 14 (7.78%) RHCE
13 13 (7.22%) CCSE
14 10 (5.56%) CCIE
15 8 (4.44%) JNCIE
16 7 (3.89%) OSCP
16 7 (3.89%) OSCE
17 5 (2.78%) Postgraduate
18 3 (1.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.56%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.67%) SLA
4 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 60 (33.33%) Snort
2 30 (16.67%) Nmap
3 21 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.89%) Postfix
5 11 (6.11%) KVM
6 9 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (5.00%) XenServer
7 7 (3.89%) Squid
8 6 (3.33%) Varnish
9 5 (2.78%) NFS
10 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.56%) Samba
11 1 (0.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 31 (17.22%) Nagios
2 26 (14.44%) Nessus
3 22 (12.22%) Puppet
4 16 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.56%) YUM
6 9 (5.00%) Rsyslog
6 9 (5.00%) Salt
7 7 (3.89%) Zenoss
8 5 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.78%) SCOM
9 4 (2.22%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.67%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.67%) Opsview
10 3 (1.67%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.67%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (1.11%) Cacti
11 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (29.44%) Red Hat
2 51 (28.33%) Cisco
3 40 (22.22%) Sourcefire
4 28 (15.56%) VMware
5 27 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 21 (11.67%) LogRhythm
7 20 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 19 (10.56%) Juniper
9 16 (8.89%) Imperva
9 16 (8.89%) Sophos
10 15 (8.33%) F5
11 14 (7.78%) Blue Coat
12 12 (6.67%) Websense
12 12 (6.67%) CA
13 10 (5.56%) Oracle
14 8 (4.44%) HP
15 7 (3.89%) Splunk
16 6 (3.33%) Sun
16 6 (3.33%) Citrix
17 5 (2.78%) NetApp
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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