The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 117 154 135
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 4 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.16% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.61% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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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
526 661 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.94% 26.80% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 336 494 476
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing tcpdump as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing tcpdump also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for tcpdump.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 20 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (85.00%) snoop
2 17 (85.00%) Trend Analysis
2 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
2 17 (85.00%) Service Delivery
2 17 (85.00%) Change Management
2 17 (85.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (65.00%) Juniper
3 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) CCNP
3 13 (65.00%) BIG-IP
3 13 (65.00%) NetScout
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (50.00%) Network Security
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 10 (50.00%) SSL
4 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (35.00%) Foundry
5 7 (35.00%) iptables
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Clustering

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Apache
1 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 17 (85.00%) snoop
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) BIG-IP
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 10 (50.00%) Network Security
4 10 (50.00%) SSL
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 7 (35.00%) FWSM
5 7 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Support Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Network Support
2 13 (65.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 10 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Unix Support
5 4 (20.00%) Unix Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Support
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Solaris
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Change Management
1 17 (85.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
1 17 (85.00%) Service Delivery
1 17 (85.00%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CCNP
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Firmware
1 7 (35.00%) iptables
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (35.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) F5
2 13 (65.00%) Juniper
2 13 (65.00%) NetScout
3 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (35.00%) Egenera
4 7 (35.00%) Foundry
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Sun
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Ciena
5 3 (15.00%) Nortel