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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 769 809 789
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -20
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 104 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.050% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 49 67
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
tcpdump
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
19261 17411 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.01% 17.41% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15349 14186 17200
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 23 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 23 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 +36 60 £45,000 +19.20% 3
London -14 23 £67,500 +17.39%
South West -12 19 £52,500 +23.52% 4
East of England -17 2 £45,000 +12.50%
tcpdump
UK

tcpdump
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 167 (87.43%) Wireshark
2 132 (69.11%) Linux
3 93 (48.69%) TCP/IP
4 77 (40.31%) DNS
5 76 (39.79%) Windows
5 76 (39.79%) SIEM
6 66 (34.55%) Firewall
7 56 (29.32%) Snort
8 53 (27.75%) Degree
9 52 (27.23%) Red Hat
9 52 (27.23%) Cisco
10 51 (26.70%) Security Cleared
11 49 (25.65%) UNIX
12 45 (23.56%) Perl
12 45 (23.56%) SC Cleared
12 45 (23.56%) DV Cleared
12 45 (23.56%) Bash Shell
13 44 (23.04%) SSL
13 44 (23.04%) HTTP
13 44 (23.04%) GCIA
14 43 (22.51%) VPN
15 41 (21.47%) Computer Science
15 41 (21.47%) Sourcefire
15 41 (21.47%) Network Security
16 40 (20.94%) SQL
17 39 (20.42%) Solaris
17 39 (20.42%) Cisco Certification
18 38 (19.90%) Python
19 37 (19.37%) Analytics
20 36 (18.85%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 30 (15.71%) Apache
2 8 (4.19%) IIS
3 7 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.62%) Lync
5 4 (2.09%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.57%) nginx
7 2 (1.05%) Confluence
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.81%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.28%) MS Office
2 12 (6.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 167 (87.43%) Wireshark
2 93 (48.69%) TCP/IP
3 77 (40.31%) DNS
4 66 (34.55%) Firewall
5 44 (23.04%) SSL
5 44 (23.04%) HTTP
6 43 (22.51%) VPN
7 41 (21.47%) Network Security
8 36 (18.85%) LDAP
8 36 (18.85%) BGP
9 34 (17.80%) SMTP
10 28 (14.66%) Intrusion Detection
11 27 (14.14%) OSPF
12 26 (13.61%) FTP
12 26 (13.61%) SNMP
13 23 (12.04%) WAN
13 23 (12.04%) Ethereal
14 21 (10.99%) Ethernet
14 21 (10.99%) Internet
15 20 (10.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.80%) MySQL
2 20 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.19%) Big Data
5 6 (3.14%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.09%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 20 (10.47%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.05%) Trac
2 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.28%) Finance
3 11 (5.76%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.76%) Advertising
4 10 (5.24%) Retail
5 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.57%) Local Government
5 3 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (36.13%) Analyst
2 37 (19.37%) Network Engineer
3 35 (18.32%) Security Analyst
4 24 (12.57%) Administrator
5 23 (12.04%) Security Engineer
6 21 (10.99%) Support Engineer
7 20 (10.47%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (7.33%) Network Analyst
9 13 (6.81%) Customer Support Engineer
9 13 (6.81%) Customer Engineer
9 13 (6.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.81%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (6.81%) IT Security Analyst
10 11 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 11 (5.76%) Network Support
10 11 (5.76%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (4.71%) Network Security Engineer
11 9 (4.71%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.71%) XML
2 8 (4.19%) LAMP
3 4 (2.09%) HTML
3 4 (2.09%) J2EE
4 3 (1.57%) Web Services
4 3 (1.57%) Spring
5 1 (0.52%) XMPP
5 1 (0.52%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.47%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.90%) Open Source
3 17 (8.90%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.24%) Replication
5 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.66%) Cryptography
6 7 (3.66%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.62%) Equities
7 5 (2.62%) CESG
8 4 (2.09%) Statistics
8 4 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.57%) SCADA
9 3 (1.57%) Physics
9 3 (1.57%) Clustering
9 3 (1.57%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.05%) e-Health
10 2 (1.05%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 132 (69.11%) Linux
2 76 (39.79%) Windows
3 49 (25.65%) UNIX
4 39 (20.42%) Solaris
5 32 (16.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (14.14%) CentOS
7 17 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (8.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (7.33%) Fedora
10 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (4.71%) Ubuntu
12 8 (4.19%) FreeBSD
13 5 (2.62%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.09%) Android
14 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.05%) Debian
15 2 (1.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.79%) SIEM
2 37 (19.37%) Analytics
3 35 (18.32%) Cyber Security
4 22 (11.52%) Configuration Management
5 20 (10.47%) ITIL
6 17 (8.90%) Incident Management
7 16 (8.38%) Change Control
8 14 (7.33%) Network Architecture
9 12 (6.28%) Information Assurance
9 12 (6.28%) Information Security
9 12 (6.28%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (5.76%) Network Design
10 11 (5.76%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.24%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (5.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (5.24%) Computer Forensics
11 10 (5.24%) Load Balancing
11 10 (5.24%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (4.71%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.56%) Perl
1 45 (23.56%) Bash Shell
2 40 (20.94%) SQL
3 38 (19.90%) Python
4 29 (15.18%) Ruby
5 23 (12.04%) Java
6 19 (9.95%) sed
6 19 (9.95%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.33%) C
7 14 (7.33%) C++
7 14 (7.33%) PowerShell
7 14 (7.33%) AWK
8 12 (6.28%) PHP
9 10 (5.24%) Korn
9 10 (5.24%) Bourne shell
10 4 (2.09%) Lua
10 4 (2.09%) PowerHouse
10 4 (2.09%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.57%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 53 (27.75%) Degree
2 51 (26.70%) Security Cleared
3 45 (23.56%) SC Cleared
3 45 (23.56%) DV Cleared
4 44 (23.04%) GCIA
5 39 (20.42%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (18.85%) GCIH
7 23 (12.04%) CCNP
8 20 (10.47%) GIAC
9 17 (8.90%) CISSP
10 13 (6.81%) CCIE
11 12 (6.28%) CCSE
12 11 (5.76%) JNCIE
13 7 (3.66%) CEH
14 6 (3.14%) CCNA
15 5 (2.62%) Postgraduate
16 4 (2.09%) HND
16 4 (2.09%) CCSA
16 4 (2.09%) OSCP
16 4 (2.09%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.14%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.57%) SLA
4 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 56 (29.32%) Snort
2 23 (12.04%) Nmap
3 16 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (6.81%) Active Directory
5 10 (5.24%) Postfix
6 6 (3.14%) KVM
6 6 (3.14%) Samba
7 5 (2.62%) Varnish
8 4 (2.09%) Docker
8 4 (2.09%) Firmware
9 3 (1.57%) Squid
10 2 (1.05%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.52%) RHEV
11 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (10.47%) Nessus
2 17 (8.90%) Nagios
3 15 (7.85%) Puppet
4 11 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.24%) YUM
6 9 (4.71%) Zenoss
7 4 (2.09%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.57%) SCOM
8 3 (1.57%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.57%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.57%) Ansible
9 2 (1.05%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 52 (27.23%) Cisco
1 52 (27.23%) Red Hat
2 41 (21.47%) Sourcefire
3 30 (15.71%) CheckPoint
4 29 (15.18%) F5
5 28 (14.66%) LogRhythm
6 21 (10.99%) VMware
6 21 (10.99%) Blue Coat
6 21 (10.99%) Juniper
7 19 (9.95%) Websense
8 16 (8.38%) Microsoft
9 14 (7.33%) Oracle
10 13 (6.81%) CA
11 12 (6.28%) Sophos
11 12 (6.28%) SonicWALL
11 12 (6.28%) Imperva
12 11 (5.76%) WatchGuard
12 11 (5.76%) Clearswift
13 8 (4.19%) NetScout
13 8 (4.19%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 23 days ago