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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
tcpdump
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 128 142
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 0 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.79% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.84% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 3
Median salary - £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%

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
336 563 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.16% 27.91% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 213 450 390
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 28 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) snoop
2 3 (75.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Egenera
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere

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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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) snoop
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) FWSM
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Support
2 3 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
4 1 (25.00%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Egenera
4 1 (25.00%) Foundry
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) VMware