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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 134 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.045% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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
685 684 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.54% 30.59% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 384 481 579
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 26 February 2015.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 16 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 14 (87.50%) F5
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (68.75%) Juniper
3 11 (68.75%) Network Security
3 11 (68.75%) BIG-IP
3 11 (68.75%) NetScout
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
5 9 (56.25%) OSPF
5 9 (56.25%) BGP
5 9 (56.25%) EIGRP
6 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (50.00%) CCNP
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (43.75%) Line Management
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (25.00%) FWSM
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) snoop
10 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (18.75%) VMware
10 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) IIS
10 3 (18.75%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 11 (68.75%) Network Security
2 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (68.75%) BIG-IP
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) SSL
4 9 (56.25%) OSPF
4 9 (56.25%) BGP
4 9 (56.25%) EIGRP
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) FWSM
7 3 (18.75%) snoop
8 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (12.50%) Nortel Alteon
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (43.75%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNP
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 2 (12.50%) Snort
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) F5
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
2 11 (68.75%) NetScout
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Nortel
4 2 (12.50%) Foundry
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Egenera
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