The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 146 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 1 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.044% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 1.57% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Average salary - £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
651 699 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.63% 30.21% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 365 450 623
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,875 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Reading region.

tcpdump Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Foundry
4 2 (33.33%) snoop
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) NetScout
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Snort
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) snoop
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) FWSM
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Support
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) GCIH
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) F5
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Foundry
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) NetScout
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Egenera
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) HP
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