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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 135 139 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.088% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.28% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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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
747 713 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.16% 31.44% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 416 512 529
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 30 January 2015.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) F5
4 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 12 (57.14%) Juniper
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) DNS
5 11 (52.38%) SSL
5 11 (52.38%) NetScout
5 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 11 (52.38%) BIG-IP
6 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (47.62%) VPN
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (42.86%) BGP
7 9 (42.86%) EIGRP
7 9 (42.86%) OSPF
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
8 8 (38.10%) FWSM
8 8 (38.10%) VMware
8 8 (38.10%) CCNP
8 8 (38.10%) IIS
9 7 (33.33%) Apache
9 7 (33.33%) Line Management
9 7 (33.33%) snoop
10 6 (28.57%) Foundry
10 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) SAS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 11 (52.38%) SSL
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
3 11 (52.38%) BIG-IP
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
5 9 (42.86%) BGP
5 9 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 9 (42.86%) OSPF
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (38.10%) FWSM
7 7 (33.33%) snoop
8 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (9.52%) Nortel Alteon
10 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (4.76%) Wireless
10 1 (4.76%) WPA
10 1 (4.76%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) VMS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
2 7 (33.33%) Line Management
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CWNA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (9.52%) Snort
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) Juniper
4 11 (52.38%) NetScout
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Foundry
6 6 (28.57%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
7 5 (23.81%) Sun
7 5 (23.81%) Egenera
8 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Nortel
10 1 (4.76%) Symantec
10 1 (4.76%) CA
10 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
10 1 (4.76%) NetApp
10 1 (4.76%) Dell
10 1 (4.76%) EMC
10 1 (4.76%) Brocade
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