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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 782 807 767
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -40
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 69 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.064% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 74
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £74,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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
18133 17122 20266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.17% 17.19% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14651 13464 16642
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 £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +35 35 £47,500 -26.92% 3
South East -41 17 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South West 0 7 £52,500 +23.52% 2
East of England +1 4 £49,250 +20.12%
North West - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire -2 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 - 1
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 148 (88.62%) Wireshark
2 107 (64.07%) Linux
3 94 (56.29%) TCP/IP
4 68 (40.72%) Firewall
5 67 (40.12%) DNS
6 56 (33.53%) Windows
7 55 (32.93%) SSL
7 55 (32.93%) VPN
8 53 (31.74%) Network Security
9 52 (31.14%) Cisco
10 48 (28.74%) HTTP
11 44 (26.35%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (25.75%) F5
13 42 (25.15%) SIEM
14 41 (24.55%) BGP
15 40 (23.95%) Python
16 39 (23.35%) Degree
17 36 (21.56%) Snort
17 36 (21.56%) UNIX
18 34 (20.36%) SQL
18 34 (20.36%) Microsoft
19 33 (19.76%) WAN
19 33 (19.76%) Security Cleared
20 32 (19.16%) LAN
21 31 (18.56%) CheckPoint
21 31 (18.56%) OSPF
22 30 (17.96%) SMTP
23 29 (17.37%) SNMP
23 29 (17.37%) MySQL
23 29 (17.37%) Bash Shell

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (10.18%) Apache
2 12 (7.19%) IIS
3 9 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.99%) JBoss
4 5 (2.99%) nginx
5 4 (2.40%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.20%) Confluence
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.99%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 148 (88.62%) Wireshark
2 94 (56.29%) TCP/IP
3 68 (40.72%) Firewall
4 67 (40.12%) DNS
5 55 (32.93%) VPN
5 55 (32.93%) SSL
6 53 (31.74%) Network Security
7 48 (28.74%) HTTP
8 41 (24.55%) BGP
9 33 (19.76%) WAN
10 32 (19.16%) LAN
11 31 (18.56%) OSPF
12 30 (17.96%) SMTP
13 29 (17.37%) SNMP
14 28 (16.77%) FTP
15 27 (16.17%) LDAP
16 25 (14.97%) Intrusion Detection
17 24 (14.37%) Internet
18 21 (12.57%) EIGRP
19 20 (11.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) MySQL
2 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.79%) CouchDB
4 5 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Subversion
1 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.20%) GDB
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.60%) Trac
General
1 15 (8.98%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.59%) Law
3 6 (3.59%) Games
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (1.80%) Legal
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (32.34%) Network Engineer
2 46 (27.54%) Analyst
3 28 (16.77%) Administrator
3 28 (16.77%) Security Engineer
4 23 (13.77%) Security Analyst
5 22 (13.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (12.57%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (9.58%) Support Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (7.19%) Network Support
9 10 (5.99%) Consultant
10 9 (5.39%) IT Security Analyst
11 8 (4.79%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.79%) IT Administrator
12 7 (4.19%) Network Analyst
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (2.99%) Solaris Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) Senior Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.19%) SOAP
1 7 (4.19%) Web Services
2 6 (3.59%) XML
3 5 (2.99%) JSON
3 5 (2.99%) RESTful
4 4 (2.40%) J2EE
4 4 (2.40%) Spring
5 2 (1.20%) LAMP
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.59%) Open Source
5 7 (4.19%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.59%) Web 2.0
6 6 (3.59%) Social Media
7 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.40%) Statistics
8 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.80%) Physics
9 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.80%) Clustering
10 2 (1.20%) Equities
10 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.20%) SCADA
11 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (64.07%) Linux
2 56 (33.53%) Windows
3 36 (21.56%) UNIX
4 17 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (9.58%) Solaris
6 12 (7.19%) Mac OS X
7 11 (6.59%) CentOS
8 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.79%) Debian
9 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
9 8 (4.79%) Android
10 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
11 6 (3.59%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.15%) SIEM
2 24 (14.37%) Cyber Security
3 21 (12.57%) Configuration Management
4 19 (11.38%) Information Security
4 19 (11.38%) Incident Management
5 18 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (10.18%) Ethical Hacking
6 17 (10.18%) Network Management
7 14 (8.38%) Analytics
8 13 (7.78%) Performance Management
9 12 (7.19%) Change Control
10 11 (6.59%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.59%) ITIL
11 10 (5.99%) Change Management
11 10 (5.99%) Security Testing
11 10 (5.99%) Computer Forensics
11 10 (5.99%) Information Assurance
12 9 (5.39%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) Python
2 34 (20.36%) SQL
3 29 (17.37%) Bash Shell
4 28 (16.77%) Perl
5 18 (10.78%) C++
6 17 (10.18%) Java
7 16 (9.58%) Ruby
8 15 (8.98%) Shell Script
9 14 (8.38%) C
10 8 (4.79%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.79%) Lua
11 5 (2.99%) PHP
12 4 (2.40%) AWK
12 4 (2.40%) sed
13 2 (1.20%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (26.35%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (23.35%) Degree
3 33 (19.76%) Security Cleared
4 28 (16.77%) CCNP
5 25 (14.97%) DV Cleared
6 24 (14.37%) SC Cleared
7 23 (13.77%) GCIA
8 20 (11.98%) GCIH
9 17 (10.18%) CCNA
10 15 (8.98%) GIAC
11 11 (6.59%) CCSA
11 11 (6.59%) CCSE
12 9 (5.39%) CCIE
13 8 (4.79%) MCSE
13 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (4.79%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (4.79%) CEH
13 8 (4.79%) RHCSA
14 7 (4.19%) MCITP
14 7 (4.19%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 36 (21.56%) Snort
2 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.99%) KVM
5 5 (2.99%) Postfix
5 5 (2.99%) vSphere
5 5 (2.99%) NFS
5 5 (2.99%) Samba
6 4 (2.40%) Firmware
6 4 (2.40%) Docker
7 2 (1.20%) Nmap
8 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (11.38%) Puppet
2 16 (9.58%) Nagios
3 15 (8.98%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.39%) Nessus
5 8 (4.79%) Zenoss
5 8 (4.79%) Ansible
6 5 (2.99%) Cacti
7 4 (2.40%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 52 (31.14%) Cisco
2 43 (25.75%) F5
3 34 (20.36%) Microsoft
4 31 (18.56%) CheckPoint
5 28 (16.77%) VMware
6 24 (14.37%) Juniper
7 20 (11.98%) Red Hat
7 20 (11.98%) LogRhythm
8 19 (11.38%) Sourcefire
8 19 (11.38%) Oracle
9 16 (9.58%) Websense
9 16 (9.58%) NetScout
10 12 (7.19%) Blue Coat
11 11 (6.59%) WatchGuard
11 11 (6.59%) SonicWALL
11 11 (6.59%) Clearswift
12 9 (5.39%) Splunk
12 9 (5.39%) Foundry
13 7 (4.19%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.19%) Fortinet
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Fareham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotable
Posted: 24 days ago