The first table below looks at the demand for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 51 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.83% 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.73% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
157 142 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.91% 21.68% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 141 104 150
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Slough region.

tcpdump Salary Trend in Slough

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Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Sophos
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) Snort
1 16 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 16 (100.00%) Nmap
1 16 (100.00%) Nessus
1 16 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 16 (100.00%) Imperva
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
3 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 10 (62.50%) CEH
3 10 (62.50%) HIPAA
3 10 (62.50%) CentOS
3 10 (62.50%) Ruby
3 10 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 10 (62.50%) OSCP
3 10 (62.50%) OSCE
4 6 (37.50%) Splunk
4 6 (37.50%) HTTP
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 10 (62.50%) CentOS
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
1 10 (62.50%) Python
1 10 (62.50%) Ruby
1 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
1 10 (62.50%) CEH
1 10 (62.50%) OSCP
1 10 (62.50%) OSCE
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) RHCE
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
1 10 (62.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Snort
1 16 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Sophos
1 16 (100.00%) Imperva
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) Splunk