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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 840 801 810
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 33 93 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.085% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 75 48
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £31,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
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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
17254 19285 19450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.05% 17.55% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14132 15520 15880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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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 8 July 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 8 July 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 +24 9 £51,250 +25.00%
London -20 7 £60,000 - 3
South East -9 6 £47,500 +8.57% 1
South West -6 5 £32,500 -31.57% 4
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 84 (81.55%) Wireshark
2 56 (54.37%) TCP/IP
3 46 (44.66%) Linux
4 45 (43.69%) WAN
5 44 (42.72%) Cisco
5 44 (42.72%) Firewall
6 42 (40.78%) LAN
7 39 (37.86%) BGP
8 38 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (34.95%) Network Security
10 31 (30.10%) Windows
11 30 (29.13%) Internet
11 30 (29.13%) SIEM
12 29 (28.16%) Snort
13 28 (27.18%) CheckPoint
13 28 (27.18%) CCNP
14 24 (23.30%) OSPF
14 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
14 24 (23.30%) DNS
15 23 (22.33%) HTTP
15 23 (22.33%) Load Balancing
16 22 (21.36%) VPN
16 22 (21.36%) LDAP
17 21 (20.39%) SMTP
17 21 (20.39%) FTP
17 21 (20.39%) Data Centre
18 20 (19.42%) UNIX
18 20 (19.42%) Management Information System
19 19 (18.45%) CCSA
19 19 (18.45%) CCDP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (2.91%) Tomcat
1 3 (2.91%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) JBoss
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (16.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.85%) MS Office
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 84 (81.55%) Wireshark
2 56 (54.37%) TCP/IP
3 45 (43.69%) WAN
4 44 (42.72%) Firewall
5 42 (40.78%) LAN
6 39 (37.86%) BGP
7 36 (34.95%) Network Security
8 30 (29.13%) Internet
9 24 (23.30%) OSPF
9 24 (23.30%) DNS
10 23 (22.33%) HTTP
11 22 (21.36%) VPN
11 22 (21.36%) LDAP
12 21 (20.39%) SMTP
12 21 (20.39%) FTP
13 19 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (18.45%) Spanning Tree
14 18 (17.48%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (16.50%) Wireless
16 14 (13.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) MySQL
2 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) GDB
2 2 (1.94%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 26 (25.24%) Network Engineer
3 18 (17.48%) Consultant
4 15 (14.56%) Network Consultant
5 14 (13.59%) Security Analyst
6 13 (12.62%) Administrator
7 11 (10.68%) Security Consultant
7 11 (10.68%) Network Security Consultant
8 10 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (8.74%) Security Engineer
10 8 (7.77%) Network Analyst
11 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Operations Analyst
12 6 (5.83%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Security Operations Analyst
13 5 (4.85%) Network Intrusion Analyst
13 5 (4.85%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
13 5 (4.85%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.94%) ISAPI
2 2 (1.94%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.97%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
4 5 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.85%) Equities
5 4 (3.88%) Web 2.0
5 4 (3.88%) Social Media
6 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.97%) BYOD
8 1 (0.97%) Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) CESG
8 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) NHS
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (44.66%) Linux
2 31 (30.10%) Windows
3 20 (19.42%) UNIX
4 13 (12.62%) Solaris
5 11 (10.68%) Debian
6 6 (5.83%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.94%) Android
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) CentOS
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) SIEM
2 23 (22.33%) Load Balancing
3 17 (16.50%) Malware Analysis
4 16 (15.53%) Network Management
4 16 (15.53%) Information Security
5 14 (13.59%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (12.62%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (12.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (12.62%) Incident Management
7 12 (11.65%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (11.65%) Cyber Security
8 11 (10.68%) Digital Forensics
9 8 (7.77%) Change Control
10 7 (6.80%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (6.80%) ITIL
10 7 (6.80%) Change Management
11 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.83%) Security Testing
11 6 (5.83%) Computer Forensics
12 5 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) Python
2 14 (13.59%) SQL
2 14 (13.59%) Perl
3 8 (7.77%) PHP
3 8 (7.77%) C++
3 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
3 8 (7.77%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.83%) Ruby
5 5 (4.85%) C
6 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.97%) Lua
7 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.18%) CCNP
3 19 (18.45%) CCDP
3 19 (18.45%) CCSA
4 18 (17.48%) CCSE
5 17 (16.50%) Degree
6 13 (12.62%) CCNA
7 11 (10.68%) GCIA
7 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
8 10 (9.71%) Check Point Certification
9 9 (8.74%) GIAC
10 8 (7.77%) GCIH
10 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
11 6 (5.83%) CEH
12 4 (3.88%) CCIE
12 4 (3.88%) CCDA
12 4 (3.88%) CISSP
13 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.94%) HIPAA
1 2 (1.94%) FISMA
System Software
1 29 (28.16%) Snort
2 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) Postfix
4 1 (0.97%) XenServer
4 1 (0.97%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) Nagios
2 4 (3.88%) Nmap
3 2 (1.94%) Puppet
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) Nessus
4 1 (0.97%) Salt
4 1 (0.97%) Rsyslog
4 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (42.72%) Cisco
2 28 (27.18%) CheckPoint
3 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
4 15 (14.56%) SolarWinds
5 13 (12.62%) Juniper
6 12 (11.65%) Sourcefire
7 9 (8.74%) F5
8 8 (7.77%) Aerohive Networks
9 5 (4.85%) NetScout
10 4 (3.88%) Splunk
10 4 (3.88%) LogRhythm
11 3 (2.91%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle
11 3 (2.91%) VMware
12 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.94%) Sophos
12 2 (1.94%) Websense
12 2 (1.94%) Nokia
12 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.94%) Nortel
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago