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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 123 153 136
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 13 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.040% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 0.13% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 8
Average salary £57,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
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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
570 766 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.11% 30.89% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 463 403 486
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 25 (96.15%) Wireshark
2 22 (84.62%) F5
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) CCNP
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (84.62%) Juniper
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 21 (80.77%) MPLS
3 21 (80.77%) OSPF
3 21 (80.77%) BGP
3 21 (80.77%) NetScout
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (80.77%) BIG-IP
4 20 (76.92%) WAN
5 16 (61.54%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (11.54%) Splunk
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
9 2 (7.69%) Ciena
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) Python
9 2 (7.69%) Perl

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Wireshark
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 21 (80.77%) BGP
3 21 (80.77%) BIG-IP
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (80.77%) MPLS
3 21 (80.77%) OSPF
4 20 (76.92%) WAN
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) SSL
6 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.85%) FWSM
7 1 (3.85%) Nortel Alteon
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) snoop
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Network Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Network Support
2 17 (65.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Support Engineer
3 16 (61.54%) Senior Network Support
3 16 (61.54%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 16 (61.54%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Debian
3 1 (3.85%) Fedora
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Service Design
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) CCNP
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.85%) ECIH
4 1 (3.85%) GCFA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIH
4 1 (3.85%) GREM
4 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) iptables
2 1 (3.85%) qmail
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) logstash
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) Nmap
1 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
1 22 (84.62%) F5
1 22 (84.62%) Juniper
2 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
2 21 (80.77%) NetScout
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Splunk
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Ciena
4 2 (7.69%) Nortel
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Egenera
5 1 (3.85%) Foundry
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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