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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 827 818 797
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 50 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.091% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 42 79 65
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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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
17734 19363 19759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.66% 17.36% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14345 15532 16102
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
London +9 13 £60,000 -7.69% 3
East of England +17 12 £55,000 +77.41% 2
South East -3 11 £45,000 - 2
South West 0 8 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Yorkshire +16 1 £35,000 +14.75%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 96 (83.48%) Wireshark
2 60 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 56 (48.70%) Linux
4 50 (43.48%) Firewall
5 49 (42.61%) Cisco
6 46 (40.00%) WAN
7 43 (37.39%) LAN
8 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (36.52%) BGP
9 40 (34.78%) Windows
9 40 (34.78%) Network Security
10 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
11 32 (27.83%) Internet
12 31 (26.96%) CheckPoint
12 31 (26.96%) SIEM
13 30 (26.09%) CCNP
13 30 (26.09%) VPN
13 30 (26.09%) Snort
14 27 (23.48%) OSPF
15 26 (22.61%) DNS
15 26 (22.61%) UNIX
16 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
17 24 (20.87%) HTTP
18 22 (19.13%) SMTP
18 22 (19.13%) Python
19 21 (18.26%) FTP
19 21 (18.26%) Management Information System
20 20 (17.39%) Degree
20 20 (17.39%) Load Balancing
21 19 (16.52%) Intrusion Detection

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 4 (3.48%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (83.48%) Wireshark
2 60 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 50 (43.48%) Firewall
4 46 (40.00%) WAN
5 43 (37.39%) LAN
6 42 (36.52%) BGP
7 40 (34.78%) Network Security
8 32 (27.83%) Internet
9 30 (26.09%) VPN
10 27 (23.48%) OSPF
11 26 (22.61%) DNS
12 24 (20.87%) HTTP
13 22 (19.13%) SMTP
14 21 (18.26%) FTP
15 19 (16.52%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (16.52%) LDAP
15 19 (16.52%) Spanning Tree
16 18 (15.65%) SSL
17 16 (13.91%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (13.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) MySQL
2 4 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.48%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) GDB
2 2 (1.74%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Games
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Law
3 4 (3.48%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Network Engineer
2 29 (25.22%) Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) Administrator
4 16 (13.91%) Consultant
5 15 (13.04%) Security Analyst
6 14 (12.17%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (12.17%) Security Engineer
7 13 (11.30%) Network Consultant
8 11 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Network Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (7.83%) Security Consultant
10 7 (6.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Security Operations Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) HTML
1 3 (2.61%) SOAP
2 1 (0.87%) .NET
2 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.87%) ISAPI
2 1 (0.87%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.26%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Web 2.0
4 6 (5.22%) Social Media
5 5 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.35%) Equities
5 5 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.48%) BYOD
7 2 (1.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.87%) PKI
8 1 (0.87%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.87%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 56 (48.70%) Linux
2 40 (34.78%) Windows
3 26 (22.61%) UNIX
4 15 (13.04%) Solaris
5 10 (8.70%) Debian
6 8 (6.96%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.22%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.35%) Android
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.48%) CentOS
9 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) SIEM
2 20 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 19 (16.52%) Network Management
4 17 (14.78%) Information Security
4 17 (14.78%) Malware Analysis
5 16 (13.91%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (13.91%) Incident Management
6 15 (13.04%) Cyber Security
7 14 (12.17%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (11.30%) Digital Forensics
8 13 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.57%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (7.83%) Change Control
11 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.96%) Change Management
11 8 (6.96%) ITIL
12 7 (6.09%) Security Testing
12 7 (6.09%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (6.09%) Computer Forensics
13 6 (5.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) Python
2 18 (15.65%) Perl
3 14 (12.17%) SQL
4 13 (11.30%) C++
5 12 (10.43%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.96%) Ruby
8 7 (6.09%) C
8 7 (6.09%) PHP
9 4 (3.48%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.48%) Lua
10 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (26.09%) CCNP
3 20 (17.39%) Degree
4 19 (16.52%) CCSA
5 18 (15.65%) CCSE
6 17 (14.78%) CCDP
7 15 (13.04%) CCNA
8 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
9 13 (11.30%) GCIA
10 12 (10.43%) Check Point Certification
10 12 (10.43%) GCIH
11 11 (9.57%) DV Cleared
12 10 (8.70%) GIAC
13 8 (6.96%) SC Cleared
14 7 (6.09%) CEH
15 5 (4.35%) CCIE
15 5 (4.35%) CISSP
16 4 (3.48%) RHCSA
17 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
18 2 (1.74%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.74%) FISMA
2 2 (1.74%) HIPAA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (26.09%) Snort
2 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.35%) Firmware
4 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.61%) iptables
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Nagios
2 4 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.48%) Nessus
2 4 (3.48%) Puppet
3 3 (2.61%) Nmap
4 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.87%) Iperf
4 1 (0.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (42.61%) Cisco
2 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.96%) CheckPoint
4 16 (13.91%) Juniper
5 15 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 14 (12.17%) Sourcefire
7 13 (11.30%) F5
8 8 (6.96%) Aerohive Networks
8 8 (6.96%) LogRhythm
9 7 (6.09%) VMware
10 6 (5.22%) Splunk
10 6 (5.22%) NetScout
11 5 (4.35%) Oracle
12 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.48%) Websense
12 4 (3.48%) Foundry
13 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.61%) Nortel
14 2 (1.74%) Nokia
14 2 (1.74%) Sophos
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
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