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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 774 812 809
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 102 50 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.049% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.28% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 86 49 67
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.85%
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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
19190 17574 21255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.39% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15293 14302 17477
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 £65,000 £62,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +47 59 £45,000 +18.42% 6
London +4 24 £67,500 +17.39% 2
South West -8 17 £52,500 +40.00% 4
East of England -28 2 £45,000 +12.50%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 165 (87.30%) Wireshark
2 130 (68.78%) Linux
3 89 (47.09%) TCP/IP
4 76 (40.21%) SIEM
5 75 (39.68%) DNS
5 75 (39.68%) Windows
6 65 (34.39%) Firewall
7 56 (29.63%) Snort
8 52 (27.51%) Red Hat
8 52 (27.51%) Cisco
8 52 (27.51%) Security Cleared
9 51 (26.98%) Degree
10 50 (26.46%) UNIX
11 46 (24.34%) Perl
11 46 (24.34%) DV Cleared
12 45 (23.81%) Bash Shell
12 45 (23.81%) SC Cleared
13 44 (23.28%) GCIA
14 42 (22.22%) Sourcefire
14 42 (22.22%) VPN
15 41 (21.69%) SSL
16 40 (21.16%) HTTP
16 40 (21.16%) SQL
16 40 (21.16%) Computer Science
17 39 (20.63%) Network Security
17 39 (20.63%) Solaris
17 39 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
18 37 (19.58%) Analytics
19 36 (19.05%) Cyber Security
19 36 (19.05%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 31 (16.40%) Apache
2 8 (4.23%) IIS
3 7 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.65%) Lync
5 4 (2.12%) nginx
6 3 (1.59%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.06%) Confluence
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.53%) SAS
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.88%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.35%) MS Office
2 12 (6.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 165 (87.30%) Wireshark
2 89 (47.09%) TCP/IP
3 75 (39.68%) DNS
4 65 (34.39%) Firewall
5 42 (22.22%) VPN
6 41 (21.69%) SSL
7 40 (21.16%) HTTP
8 39 (20.63%) Network Security
9 36 (19.05%) BGP
10 34 (17.99%) LDAP
10 34 (17.99%) SMTP
11 29 (15.34%) Intrusion Detection
12 27 (14.29%) OSPF
13 24 (12.70%) FTP
13 24 (12.70%) SNMP
14 23 (12.17%) WAN
15 22 (11.64%) Internet
16 21 (11.11%) Ethernet
16 21 (11.11%) Ethereal
17 20 (10.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.99%) MySQL
2 20 (10.58%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.23%) Big Data
5 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 20 (10.58%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.06%) Trac
2 2 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) JMeter
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
3 1 (0.53%) CppUnit
General
1 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.35%) Finance
3 11 (5.82%) Advertising
4 10 (5.29%) Retail
5 9 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.12%) Local Government
7 3 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (36.51%) Analyst
2 35 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 35 (18.52%) Security Analyst
3 23 (12.17%) Administrator
3 23 (12.17%) Security Engineer
4 20 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (10.05%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Network Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (6.88%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (6.88%) IT Security Analyst
8 11 (5.82%) Customer Support Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 11 (5.82%) Customer Engineer
9 9 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (4.76%) Network Support
9 9 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.76%) XML
2 8 (4.23%) LAMP
3 4 (2.12%) HTML
4 3 (1.59%) J2EE
4 3 (1.59%) Web Services
4 3 (1.59%) Spring
5 1 (0.53%) XMPP
5 1 (0.53%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.16%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.99%) Open Source
4 11 (5.82%) Replication
5 9 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.70%) Cryptography
7 6 (3.17%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.65%) Equities
8 5 (2.65%) CESG
9 3 (1.59%) Clustering
9 3 (1.59%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.59%) Physics
9 3 (1.59%) Statistics
9 3 (1.59%) SCADA
9 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.06%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (1.06%) e-Health
10 2 (1.06%) SecurID
10 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 130 (68.78%) Linux
2 75 (39.68%) Windows
3 50 (26.46%) UNIX
4 39 (20.63%) Solaris
5 31 (16.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (13.76%) CentOS
7 17 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (7.41%) Fedora
10 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (5.29%) Ubuntu
12 8 (4.23%) FreeBSD
13 4 (2.12%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.59%) Android
14 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.06%) Debian
15 2 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (40.21%) SIEM
2 37 (19.58%) Analytics
3 36 (19.05%) Cyber Security
4 21 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 20 (10.58%) ITIL
6 18 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 17 (8.99%) Change Control
8 13 (6.88%) Information Assurance
8 13 (6.88%) Network Architecture
8 13 (6.88%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (6.35%) Information Security
9 12 (6.35%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.82%) Computer Forensics
10 11 (5.82%) Network Design
11 10 (5.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (5.29%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.29%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (4.76%) Video Analytics
12 9 (4.76%) Load Balancing
12 9 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.34%) Perl
2 45 (23.81%) Bash Shell
3 40 (21.16%) SQL
4 36 (19.05%) Python
5 30 (15.87%) Ruby
6 23 (12.17%) Java
7 19 (10.05%) sed
7 19 (10.05%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.41%) C++
8 14 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.41%) AWK
9 13 (6.88%) C
9 13 (6.88%) PHP
10 10 (5.29%) Korn
10 10 (5.29%) Bourne shell
11 4 (2.12%) PowerHouse
12 3 (1.59%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.59%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.59%) Lua
Qualifications
1 52 (27.51%) Security Cleared
2 51 (26.98%) Degree
3 46 (24.34%) DV Cleared
4 45 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 44 (23.28%) GCIA
6 39 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (19.05%) GCIH
8 23 (12.17%) CCNP
9 21 (11.11%) GIAC
10 17 (8.99%) CISSP
11 13 (6.88%) CCIE
12 12 (6.35%) CCSE
13 11 (5.82%) JNCIE
14 8 (4.23%) CEH
15 6 (3.17%) CCNA
16 5 (2.65%) Postgraduate
17 4 (2.12%) CCSA
17 4 (2.12%) OSCP
17 4 (2.12%) OSCE
18 3 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.17%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.59%) SLA
4 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 56 (29.63%) Snort
2 23 (12.17%) Nmap
3 15 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.35%) Active Directory
5 10 (5.29%) Postfix
6 6 (3.17%) Varnish
6 6 (3.17%) KVM
7 5 (2.65%) Samba
8 4 (2.12%) Firmware
8 4 (2.12%) Squid
9 3 (1.59%) Docker
10 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.53%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 20 (10.58%) Nessus
2 18 (9.52%) Nagios
3 15 (7.94%) Puppet
4 11 (5.82%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.29%) YUM
6 9 (4.76%) Zenoss
7 4 (2.12%) SCOM
7 4 (2.12%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.59%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.59%) Ansible
8 3 (1.59%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 52 (27.51%) Cisco
1 52 (27.51%) Red Hat
2 42 (22.22%) Sourcefire
3 29 (15.34%) CheckPoint
4 28 (14.81%) LogRhythm
5 26 (13.76%) F5
6 21 (11.11%) Juniper
7 20 (10.58%) VMware
8 19 (10.05%) Blue Coat
9 17 (8.99%) Websense
10 16 (8.47%) Microsoft
11 14 (7.41%) Oracle
12 13 (6.88%) CA
13 12 (6.35%) Sophos
13 12 (6.35%) Imperva
14 10 (5.29%) SonicWALL
15 9 (4.76%) WatchGuard
15 9 (4.76%) Clearswift
16 8 (4.23%) NetScout
16 8 (4.23%) Splunk
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