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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 796 789 805
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 83 45 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.046% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 68
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,800 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,250 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
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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
19358 17253 20821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.14% 17.54% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15438 14104 17240
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +29 53 £45,000 +22.44% 2
London -28 25 £67,500 +28.57% 2
East of England -22 3 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -14 2 £53,750 +115.00%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 150 (81.52%) Wireshark
2 128 (69.57%) Linux
3 77 (41.85%) Windows
4 71 (38.59%) TCP/IP
5 69 (37.50%) DNS
6 68 (36.96%) Firewall
7 64 (34.78%) SIEM
8 58 (31.52%) Snort
9 56 (30.43%) Cisco
10 55 (29.89%) Red Hat
11 53 (28.80%) UNIX
12 49 (26.63%) Perl
13 48 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
14 45 (24.46%) Python
15 44 (23.91%) Bash Shell
16 43 (23.37%) Security Cleared
16 43 (23.37%) Solaris
17 42 (22.83%) SQL
18 40 (21.74%) Degree
19 39 (21.20%) VPN
20 38 (20.65%) Sourcefire
21 37 (20.11%) MySQL
21 37 (20.11%) Apache
21 37 (20.11%) SC Cleared
22 36 (19.57%) Network Security
22 36 (19.57%) BGP
23 35 (19.02%) DV Cleared
24 34 (18.48%) Ruby
25 33 (17.93%) LDAP
25 33 (17.93%) Cyber Security

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (20.11%) Apache
2 14 (7.61%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.89%) IIS
4 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.72%) nginx
5 5 (2.72%) Lync
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.09%) Confluence
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (7.07%) MS Visio
1 13 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.63%) Google Apps
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (81.52%) Wireshark
2 71 (38.59%) TCP/IP
3 69 (37.50%) DNS
4 68 (36.96%) Firewall
5 39 (21.20%) VPN
6 36 (19.57%) Network Security
6 36 (19.57%) BGP
7 33 (17.93%) LDAP
8 32 (17.39%) SMTP
9 31 (16.85%) SSL
10 28 (15.22%) OSPF
11 27 (14.67%) HTTP
12 26 (14.13%) WAN
13 24 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
13 24 (13.04%) SNMP
14 23 (12.50%) Internet
15 22 (11.96%) SAN
15 22 (11.96%) FTP
16 21 (11.41%) Ethernet
17 20 (10.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.11%) MySQL
2 18 (9.78%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.35%) Big Data
3 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (13.04%) Metasploit
2 14 (7.61%) Subversion
3 9 (4.89%) JIRA
4 2 (1.09%) Trac
4 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.54%) JMeter
5 1 (0.54%) CppUnit
General
1 14 (7.61%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.52%) Finance
3 10 (5.43%) Retail
3 10 (5.43%) Advertising
4 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.26%) Banking
4 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.26%) Law
5 5 (2.72%) Local Government
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (28.26%) Analyst
2 34 (18.48%) Network Engineer
3 32 (17.39%) Security Analyst
4 27 (14.67%) Security Engineer
5 21 (11.41%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (11.41%) Administrator
6 16 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) IT Security Engineer
8 11 (5.98%) Customer Support Engineer
8 11 (5.98%) Customer Engineer
9 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.43%) IT Security Analyst
10 9 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) Network Analyst
10 9 (4.89%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 8 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.98%) LAMP
2 9 (4.89%) XML
3 6 (3.26%) Web Services
4 4 (2.17%) HTML
5 2 (1.09%) .NET
6 1 (0.54%) Java SE
6 1 (0.54%) XMPP
6 1 (0.54%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 19 (10.33%) Replication
4 17 (9.24%) Open Source
4 17 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.80%) Cryptography
6 7 (3.80%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.26%) Firmware
7 6 (3.26%) Equities
8 5 (2.72%) CESG
9 4 (2.17%) PKI
10 3 (1.63%) Clustering
10 3 (1.63%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.63%) SCADA
11 2 (1.09%) HP StorageWorks
11 2 (1.09%) SecurID
11 2 (1.09%) e-Health
12 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 128 (69.57%) Linux
2 77 (41.85%) Windows
3 53 (28.80%) UNIX
4 43 (23.37%) Solaris
5 30 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (14.13%) CentOS
7 21 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (10.87%) Ubuntu
9 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (7.61%) Fedora
11 11 (5.98%) Debian
12 10 (5.43%) FreeBSD
13 2 (1.09%) VMS
14 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.78%) SIEM
2 33 (17.93%) Cyber Security
3 28 (15.22%) Analytics
4 26 (14.13%) Configuration Management
5 20 (10.87%) ITIL
6 18 (9.78%) Incident Management
7 17 (9.24%) Change Control
8 14 (7.61%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (7.07%) Information Security
9 13 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.52%) Computer Forensics
11 11 (5.98%) Network Design
11 11 (5.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.98%) DevOps
11 11 (5.98%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (5.98%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (5.98%) Information Assurance
12 10 (5.43%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.63%) Perl
2 45 (24.46%) Python
3 44 (23.91%) Bash Shell
4 42 (22.83%) SQL
5 34 (18.48%) Ruby
6 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
7 17 (9.24%) Shell Script
7 17 (9.24%) sed
8 16 (8.70%) PHP
8 16 (8.70%) Java
9 11 (5.98%) AWK
10 10 (5.43%) Bourne shell
10 10 (5.43%) C++
10 10 (5.43%) Korn
11 9 (4.89%) C
12 4 (2.17%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 48 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (23.37%) Security Cleared
3 40 (21.74%) Degree
4 37 (20.11%) SC Cleared
5 35 (19.02%) DV Cleared
6 30 (16.30%) GCIA
7 25 (13.59%) GCIH
8 23 (12.50%) CCNP
9 20 (10.87%) CISSP
10 19 (10.33%) GIAC
11 15 (8.15%) CCNA
12 14 (7.61%) CCSE
13 13 (7.07%) CCIE
14 12 (6.52%) CEH
15 11 (5.98%) JNCIE
15 11 (5.98%) RHCE
16 5 (2.72%) Postgraduate
16 5 (2.72%) OSCP
16 5 (2.72%) OSCE
17 4 (2.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.35%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.63%) SLA
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 58 (31.52%) Snort
2 28 (15.22%) Nmap
3 18 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (8.15%) Postfix
5 10 (5.43%) KVM
6 9 (4.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (3.80%) Squid
7 7 (3.80%) XenServer
7 7 (3.80%) Varnish
8 3 (1.63%) NFS
9 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.09%) Samba
9 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.54%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 30 (16.30%) Nagios
2 24 (13.04%) Nessus
3 20 (10.87%) Puppet
4 16 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.43%) YUM
6 8 (4.35%) Zenoss
7 7 (3.80%) Salt
7 7 (3.80%) Rsyslog
8 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.72%) SCOM
9 3 (1.63%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.63%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.63%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.63%) Opsview
9 3 (1.63%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.63%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (1.09%) Cacti
10 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.09%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 56 (30.43%) Cisco
2 55 (29.89%) Red Hat
3 38 (20.65%) Sourcefire
4 28 (15.22%) CheckPoint
5 25 (13.59%) VMware
6 23 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 20 (10.87%) F5
7 20 (10.87%) Juniper
8 19 (10.33%) Blue Coat
9 18 (9.78%) LogRhythm
10 16 (8.70%) Websense
11 14 (7.61%) Imperva
11 14 (7.61%) Sophos
12 13 (7.07%) CA
13 12 (6.52%) Oracle
14 8 (4.35%) HP
15 7 (3.80%) SonicWALL
16 6 (3.26%) Splunk
16 6 (3.26%) WatchGuard
16 6 (3.26%) Sun
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Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago