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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 800 824 786
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 64 83 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.074% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 64
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,700 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
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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
18638 19375 20470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.08% 17.32% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14869 15462 16695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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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 May 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 May 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 +14 26 £42,500 -37.03% 6
South East -8 12 £45,000 -5.26% 11
East of England +21 11 £54,250 +75.00% 1
South West -5 9 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Yorkshire +11 1 £35,000 +14.75%
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 120 (86.33%) Wireshark
2 77 (55.40%) TCP/IP
3 76 (54.68%) Linux
4 63 (45.32%) Firewall
5 58 (41.73%) Cisco
6 50 (35.97%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (35.25%) WAN
7 49 (35.25%) Windows
8 47 (33.81%) LAN
8 47 (33.81%) Network Security
9 46 (33.09%) BGP
10 42 (30.22%) VPN
11 40 (28.78%) Microsoft
12 38 (27.34%) DNS
13 35 (25.18%) HTTP
13 35 (25.18%) CheckPoint
13 35 (25.18%) SIEM
14 33 (23.74%) Internet
14 33 (23.74%) CCNP
15 32 (23.02%) OSPF
15 32 (23.02%) Snort
16 31 (22.30%) SSL
16 31 (22.30%) Python
17 30 (21.58%) UNIX
18 26 (18.71%) SMTP
19 24 (17.27%) FTP
19 24 (17.27%) F5
19 24 (17.27%) Network Management
20 23 (16.55%) CCNA
20 23 (16.55%) Intrusion Detection

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (6.47%) IIS
2 7 (5.04%) Apache
3 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.88%) JBoss
3 4 (2.88%) nginx
4 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Visio
2 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 120 (86.33%) Wireshark
2 77 (55.40%) TCP/IP
3 63 (45.32%) Firewall
4 49 (35.25%) WAN
5 47 (33.81%) LAN
5 47 (33.81%) Network Security
6 46 (33.09%) BGP
7 42 (30.22%) VPN
8 38 (27.34%) DNS
9 35 (25.18%) HTTP
10 33 (23.74%) Internet
11 32 (23.02%) OSPF
12 31 (22.30%) SSL
13 26 (18.71%) SMTP
14 24 (17.27%) FTP
15 23 (16.55%) Intrusion Detection
16 19 (13.67%) LDAP
16 19 (13.67%) Spanning Tree
17 17 (12.23%) snoop
18 16 (11.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.79%) MySQL
2 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) CouchDB
2 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.88%) Subversion
1 4 (2.88%) GDB
2 2 (1.44%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Law
3 6 (4.32%) Games
4 4 (2.88%) Legal
4 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (32.37%) Network Engineer
2 34 (24.46%) Analyst
3 23 (16.55%) Security Engineer
4 21 (15.11%) Administrator
5 20 (14.39%) Security Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (11.51%) Consultant
6 16 (11.51%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.19%) Network Consultant
7 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Network Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Security Operations Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Solaris Administrator
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Solaris Administrator
10 7 (5.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Security Consultant
11 6 (4.32%) Network Security Consultant
12 5 (3.60%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) SOAP
2 5 (3.60%) XML
3 4 (2.88%) Web Services
3 4 (2.88%) RESTful
3 4 (2.88%) JSON
4 2 (1.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.72%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.32%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.32%) Open Source
4 6 (4.32%) Social Media
5 5 (3.60%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.60%) Equities
5 5 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.88%) BYOD
7 2 (1.44%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 76 (54.68%) Linux
2 49 (35.25%) Windows
3 30 (21.58%) UNIX
4 17 (12.23%) Solaris
5 10 (7.19%) Debian
6 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.47%) Mac OS X
7 7 (5.04%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.32%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.60%) Android
9 5 (3.60%) CentOS
9 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) SIEM
2 24 (17.27%) Network Management
3 21 (15.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (14.39%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (14.39%) Incident Management
5 19 (13.67%) Cyber Security
6 18 (12.95%) Malware Analysis
7 17 (12.23%) Information Security
8 15 (10.79%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.35%) Digital Forensics
10 11 (7.91%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (7.91%) Project Management
11 10 (7.19%) Change Management
11 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.19%) Change Control
12 9 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (6.47%) Computer Forensics
12 9 (6.47%) Security Testing
13 8 (5.76%) ITIL
13 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) Python
2 22 (15.83%) Perl
3 21 (15.11%) SQL
4 17 (12.23%) Bash Shell
5 16 (11.51%) C++
6 10 (7.19%) Shell Script
7 8 (5.76%) C
7 8 (5.76%) Ruby
8 6 (4.32%) PHP
9 5 (3.60%) Java
10 4 (2.88%) Lua
10 4 (2.88%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 50 (35.97%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (23.74%) CCNP
3 23 (16.55%) CCNA
4 22 (15.83%) Degree
5 21 (15.11%) Security Cleared
6 20 (14.39%) CCSA
7 19 (13.67%) CCSE
8 17 (12.23%) DV Cleared
9 16 (11.51%) GCIA
10 14 (10.07%) Check Point Certification
11 13 (9.35%) CCDP
11 13 (9.35%) SC Cleared
11 13 (9.35%) GCIH
12 12 (8.63%) GIAC
13 9 (6.47%) CEH
14 7 (5.04%) Security+ Certification
14 7 (5.04%) MCITP
14 7 (5.04%) CCIE
14 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (5.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.44%) FISMA
3 2 (1.44%) HIPAA
System Software
1 32 (23.02%) Snort
2 18 (12.95%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.47%) iptables
5 7 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.32%) Firmware
7 4 (2.88%) NFS
7 4 (2.88%) vSphere
8 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.72%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (10.07%) Nagios
2 9 (6.47%) Nessus
3 8 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.76%) Puppet
4 4 (2.88%) Cacti
4 4 (2.88%) Zenoss
4 4 (2.88%) Ansible
5 2 (1.44%) Nmap
6 1 (0.72%) Iperf
6 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (41.73%) Cisco
2 40 (28.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.18%) CheckPoint
4 24 (17.27%) F5
5 20 (14.39%) Juniper
6 17 (12.23%) Sourcefire
6 17 (12.23%) VMware
7 14 (10.07%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.91%) Oracle
9 10 (7.19%) LogRhythm
10 9 (6.47%) Foundry
10 9 (6.47%) Websense
10 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.76%) NetScout
11 8 (5.76%) Aerohive Networks
12 7 (5.04%) Splunk
12 7 (5.04%) Fortinet
13 6 (4.32%) HP
14 4 (2.88%) Blue Coat
15 3 (2.16%) WatchGuard
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + excellent bens and training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago