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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 419 384 389
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 17 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.87% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 43
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £39,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4540 4246 5077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.89% 20.51% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3300 4104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -20 10 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Berkshire -11 5 £52,500 +10.52% 3
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 58 (95.08%) Wireshark
2 32 (52.46%) TCP/IP
3 30 (49.18%) Linux
4 28 (45.90%) DNS
5 26 (42.62%) Security Cleared
5 26 (42.62%) SIEM
6 25 (40.98%) F5
7 24 (39.34%) SSL
8 22 (36.07%) DV Cleared
9 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
9 18 (29.51%) Network Security
9 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (29.51%) Sourcefire
10 17 (27.87%) GCIA
10 17 (27.87%) Cisco
10 17 (27.87%) HTTP
11 16 (26.23%) Snort
11 16 (26.23%) Cyber Security
12 14 (22.95%) Firewall
12 14 (22.95%) VPN
13 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (21.31%) NetScout
14 12 (19.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (19.67%) GCIH
14 12 (19.67%) Blue Coat
14 12 (19.67%) Juniper
14 12 (19.67%) SNMP
14 12 (19.67%) Windows
15 11 (18.03%) CCNP
15 11 (18.03%) OSPF

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (6.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 58 (95.08%) Wireshark
2 32 (52.46%) TCP/IP
3 28 (45.90%) DNS
4 24 (39.34%) SSL
5 18 (29.51%) Network Security
6 17 (27.87%) HTTP
7 14 (22.95%) VPN
7 14 (22.95%) Firewall
8 12 (19.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (19.67%) SNMP
9 11 (18.03%) OSPF
9 11 (18.03%) BGP
9 11 (18.03%) EIGRP
9 11 (18.03%) BIG-IP
9 11 (18.03%) Ethereal
10 9 (14.75%) Internet
11 8 (13.11%) WAN
12 7 (11.48%) SMTP
12 7 (11.48%) LAN
13 6 (9.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) MySQL
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.20%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Analyst
2 23 (37.70%) Network Engineer
3 16 (26.23%) Security Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Support Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Network Support
5 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Customer Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Support
9 3 (4.92%) IP Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
1 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) SCADA
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Solaris
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) UNIX
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) SIEM
2 16 (26.23%) Cyber Security
3 10 (16.39%) Information Security
3 10 (16.39%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.75%) Computer Forensics
4 9 (14.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (14.75%) Change Control
4 9 (14.75%) Analytics
4 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Information Assurance
5 8 (13.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.11%) Line Management
6 5 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (8.20%) Change Management
7 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL
9 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.28%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) Python
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) C
4 1 (1.64%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.07%) DV Cleared
3 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
4 17 (27.87%) GCIA
5 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (19.67%) GCIH
7 11 (18.03%) CCNP
8 10 (16.39%) GIAC
9 9 (14.75%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) CEH
11 4 (6.56%) CISSP
11 4 (6.56%) CCIE
12 3 (4.92%) CISM
13 2 (3.28%) CHFI
14 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.64%) CISA
14 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) Snort
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Nmap
3 2 (3.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) F5
2 18 (29.51%) Sourcefire
3 17 (27.87%) Cisco
4 13 (21.31%) NetScout
5 12 (19.67%) Blue Coat
5 12 (19.67%) Juniper
6 11 (18.03%) Websense
6 11 (18.03%) Clearswift
6 11 (18.03%) WatchGuard
6 11 (18.03%) SonicWALL
7 9 (14.75%) LogRhythm
8 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.92%) VMware
9 3 (4.92%) Splunk
10 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.28%) Imperva
10 2 (3.28%) Foundry
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle
10 2 (3.28%) Sun
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