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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 839 807 826
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 30 93 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.084% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.47% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 76 56
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £31,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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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
17507 19725 19030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.99% 17.87% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14517 15822 15377
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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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 5 August 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 5 August 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
East of England +16 9 £47,500 -
South East -26 8 £46,250 +2.77% 1
London -28 5 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South West - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 79 (84.95%) Wireshark
2 53 (56.99%) TCP/IP
3 46 (49.46%) WAN
4 43 (46.24%) LAN
5 41 (44.09%) Cisco
6 40 (43.01%) Firewall
7 39 (41.94%) Linux
8 34 (36.56%) BGP
9 33 (35.48%) SIEM
10 31 (33.33%) Network Security
11 30 (32.26%) Snort
11 30 (32.26%) Internet
11 30 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (26.88%) HTTP
12 25 (26.88%) Windows
13 24 (25.81%) LDAP
13 24 (25.81%) CheckPoint
14 23 (24.73%) SMTP
14 23 (24.73%) CCNP
14 23 (24.73%) FTP
14 23 (24.73%) Load Balancing
15 20 (21.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (21.51%) Spanning Tree
15 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
15 20 (21.51%) OSPF
16 19 (20.43%) Management Information System
16 19 (20.43%) DNS
16 19 (20.43%) CCDP
16 19 (20.43%) Data Centre
16 19 (20.43%) Intrusion Detection

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 3 (3.23%) Apache
1 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.45%) MS Office
3 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (84.95%) Wireshark
2 53 (56.99%) TCP/IP
3 46 (49.46%) WAN
4 43 (46.24%) LAN
5 40 (43.01%) Firewall
6 34 (36.56%) BGP
7 31 (33.33%) Network Security
8 30 (32.26%) Internet
9 25 (26.88%) HTTP
10 24 (25.81%) LDAP
11 23 (24.73%) SMTP
11 23 (24.73%) FTP
12 20 (21.51%) OSPF
12 20 (21.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (21.51%) Spanning Tree
13 19 (20.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 19 (20.43%) DNS
14 16 (17.20%) VPN
15 14 (15.05%) Wireless
16 11 (11.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) GDB
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Law
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Network Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Consultant
4 15 (16.13%) Network Consultant
4 15 (16.13%) Security Analyst
5 12 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 12 (12.90%) Network Security Consultant
6 9 (9.68%) Administrator
7 8 (8.60%) Network Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.53%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Security Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.15%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.15%) ISAPI
2 2 (2.15%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.08%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Management Information System
1 19 (20.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.30%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.30%) Equities
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.08%) CESG
5 1 (1.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Linux
2 25 (26.88%) Windows
3 16 (17.20%) UNIX
4 12 (12.90%) Solaris
5 9 (9.68%) Debian
6 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) SIEM
2 23 (24.73%) Load Balancing
3 17 (18.28%) Malware Analysis
4 16 (17.20%) Ethical Hacking
5 15 (16.13%) Network Management
6 14 (15.05%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (15.05%) Incident Management
6 14 (15.05%) Information Security
7 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.83%) Cyber Security
7 11 (11.83%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (10.75%) Digital Forensics
9 8 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (7.53%) Change Control
11 6 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
11 6 (6.45%) ITIL
12 5 (5.38%) Security Testing
12 5 (5.38%) Computer Forensics
13 4 (4.30%) Service Management
13 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) Python
2 9 (9.68%) Perl
3 6 (6.45%) PHP
3 6 (6.45%) C++
3 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.38%) C
5 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
6 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (24.73%) CCNP
3 19 (20.43%) CCDP
4 18 (19.35%) CCSA
4 18 (19.35%) CCSE
5 13 (13.98%) Degree
6 12 (12.90%) GCIA
6 12 (12.90%) CCNA
7 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
8 10 (10.75%) Check Point Certification
8 10 (10.75%) GIAC
9 9 (9.68%) DV Cleared
10 8 (8.60%) GCIH
11 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
12 5 (5.38%) CEH
12 5 (5.38%) CCDA
13 2 (2.15%) CISSP
14 1 (1.08%) RHCE
14 1 (1.08%) RHCSA
System Software
1 30 (32.26%) Snort
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) Postfix
4 1 (1.08%) XenServer
4 1 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Nagios
2 2 (2.15%) Nmap
3 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.08%) Salt
3 1 (1.08%) Rsyslog
3 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Cisco
2 24 (25.81%) CheckPoint
3 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.05%) SolarWinds
5 13 (13.98%) Sourcefire
6 9 (9.68%) Juniper
7 8 (8.60%) Aerohive Networks
8 7 (7.53%) F5
9 2 (2.15%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.15%) Websense
9 2 (2.15%) VMware
9 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle
9 2 (2.15%) IBM
9 2 (2.15%) Sun
9 2 (2.15%) HP
9 2 (2.15%) Brocade
9 2 (2.15%) IronPort
9 2 (2.15%) Nokia
10 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago