The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 57 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.53% 0.17% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 0.85% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £38,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 117 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.33% 20.28% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 118 98 123
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) UMTS
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) SS7
2 3 (75.00%) ISUP
2 3 (75.00%) SCCP
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) ISUP
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) SCCP
2 3 (75.00%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (75.00%) SS7
2 3 (75.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Fedora
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware