The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 384 423 427
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +4
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 53 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.057% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 47 12 10
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4907 4650 5394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.60% 21.98% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 3610 4425
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +25 31 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +19 13 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Surrey -1 7 £40,000 +8.84%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 69 (81.18%) Wireshark
2 51 (60.00%) SIEM
3 49 (57.65%) Linux
4 39 (45.88%) Security Cleared
5 38 (44.71%) Sourcefire
5 38 (44.71%) Snort
6 36 (42.35%) TCP/IP
7 35 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 35 (41.18%) DV Cleared
8 34 (40.00%) Windows
9 30 (35.29%) DNS
9 30 (35.29%) GCIA
10 27 (31.76%) Cyber Security
11 25 (29.41%) HTTP
11 25 (29.41%) GCIH
12 24 (28.24%) Cisco
12 24 (28.24%) Firewall
12 24 (28.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 24 (28.24%) Network Security
13 21 (24.71%) Solaris
14 20 (23.53%) F5
15 19 (22.35%) GIAC
16 18 (21.18%) Juniper
16 18 (21.18%) Internet
16 18 (21.18%) Analytics
16 18 (21.18%) LogRhythm
17 17 (20.00%) WAN
17 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
18 16 (18.82%) LAN
18 16 (18.82%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (10.59%) IIS
2 6 (7.06%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 69 (81.18%) Wireshark
2 36 (42.35%) TCP/IP
3 30 (35.29%) DNS
4 25 (29.41%) HTTP
5 24 (28.24%) Network Security
5 24 (28.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 24 (28.24%) Firewall
6 18 (21.18%) Internet
7 17 (20.00%) WAN
8 16 (18.82%) LAN
8 16 (18.82%) SSL
9 15 (17.65%) FTP
10 14 (16.47%) SMTP
11 13 (15.29%) LDAP
12 9 (10.59%) VPN
12 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (10.59%) snoop
12 9 (10.59%) FWSM
13 8 (9.41%) SNMP
14 7 (8.24%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.06%) Law
1 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (55.29%) Analyst
2 29 (34.12%) Security Analyst
3 18 (21.18%) Network Engineer
4 14 (16.47%) Security Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Network Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Network Support
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Forensic Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Security Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Administrator
10 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) HTML
1 4 (4.71%) XML
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Firmware
3 5 (5.88%) CESG
3 5 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.18%) PKI
6 1 (1.18%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Linux
2 34 (40.00%) Windows
3 21 (24.71%) Solaris
4 13 (15.29%) UNIX
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.76%) CentOS
7 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
8 8 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.35%) VMS
11 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.00%) SIEM
2 27 (31.76%) Cyber Security
3 18 (21.18%) Analytics
4 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 16 (18.82%) Change Control
6 14 (16.47%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (14.12%) Computer Forensics
8 11 (12.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (11.76%) Security Testing
9 10 (11.76%) Information Security
10 9 (10.59%) Information Assurance
11 4 (4.71%) Web Development
11 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.71%) Line Management
12 3 (3.53%) ITIL
13 2 (2.35%) Change Management
13 2 (2.35%) OO
13 2 (2.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) Perl
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.41%) Python
3 8 (9.41%) Ruby
3 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.41%) PHP
4 4 (4.71%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 39 (45.88%) Security Cleared
2 35 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 35 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 30 (35.29%) GCIA
4 25 (29.41%) GCIH
5 19 (22.35%) GIAC
6 12 (14.12%) CEH
7 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.06%) CCNA
8 6 (7.06%) CISSP
9 5 (5.88%) CCNP
9 5 (5.88%) OSCP
9 5 (5.88%) OSCE
10 2 (2.35%) MCSE
10 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.35%) CWNA
11 1 (1.18%) Degree
11 1 (1.18%) RHCE
11 1 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) PCI DSS
2 8 (9.41%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (44.71%) Snort
2 16 (18.82%) Nmap
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Nessus
2 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (44.71%) Sourcefire
2 24 (28.24%) Cisco
3 20 (23.53%) F5
4 18 (21.18%) LogRhythm
4 18 (21.18%) Juniper
5 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
5 14 (16.47%) Sophos
5 14 (16.47%) Imperva
6 10 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.41%) VMware
7 8 (9.41%) HP
8 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.24%) Blue Coat
9 6 (7.06%) Websense
9 6 (7.06%) Clearswift
9 6 (7.06%) Sun
9 6 (7.06%) Splunk
9 6 (7.06%) NetScout
9 6 (7.06%) WatchGuard
9 6 (7.06%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago