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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 124 139 146
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.25% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 0.84% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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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
620 716 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.50% 29.78% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 474 406 518
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
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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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 15 (88.24%) Wireshark
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
3 13 (76.47%) NetScout
3 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (76.47%) MPLS
3 13 (76.47%) OSPF
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) F5
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (70.59%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) SSL
6 3 (17.65%) HTTP
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
7 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Wireshark
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) BIG-IP
3 13 (76.47%) MPLS
3 13 (76.47%) OSPF
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (70.59%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) SSL
6 3 (17.65%) HTTP
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) FTP
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) SMTP
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Network Support
3 9 (52.94%) Network Support Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
4 8 (47.06%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Support
4 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 8 (47.06%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Debian
2 1 (5.88%) Fedora
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (11.76%) Data Management
1 2 (11.76%) DevOps
1 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Coaching
2 1 (5.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (5.88%) High Availability
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CCNP
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CEH
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) GIAC
3 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) F5
1 13 (76.47%) Juniper
1 13 (76.47%) NetScout
2 3 (17.65%) Splunk
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Ciena
4 1 (5.88%) Nortel
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago