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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 438 409 396
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -13
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 16 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.89% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 50
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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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
4712 4947 5410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.65% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3843 4314
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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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 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 11 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Berkshire -11 4 £55,000 +15.78% 2
East Sussex - 1 £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 17 April 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 36 (92.31%) Wireshark
2 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 19 (48.72%) SIEM
3 18 (46.15%) Linux
4 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
4 16 (41.03%) DV Cleared
5 14 (35.90%) Cyber Security
6 13 (33.33%) Snort
7 12 (30.77%) Sourcefire
8 11 (28.21%) DNS
8 11 (28.21%) F5
8 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
9 10 (25.64%) SSL
9 10 (25.64%) HTTP
9 10 (25.64%) Information Security
9 10 (25.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (25.64%) GCIA
10 9 (23.08%) GCIH
10 9 (23.08%) GIAC
10 9 (23.08%) Internet
10 9 (23.08%) Windows
10 9 (23.08%) Change Control
11 8 (20.51%) Malware Analysis
11 8 (20.51%) Security Testing
11 8 (20.51%) Network Security
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco
11 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
11 8 (20.51%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (20.51%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (20.51%) CEH

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (92.31%) Wireshark
2 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
3 11 (28.21%) DNS
4 10 (25.64%) SSL
4 10 (25.64%) HTTP
4 10 (25.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (23.08%) Internet
6 8 (20.51%) Network Security
7 7 (17.95%) VPN
7 7 (17.95%) Firewall
8 6 (15.38%) Ethereal
8 6 (15.38%) SNMP
8 6 (15.38%) WAN
9 5 (12.82%) SMTP
9 5 (12.82%) LAN
9 5 (12.82%) OSPF
9 5 (12.82%) BGP
9 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
10 4 (10.26%) FTP
10 4 (10.26%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (15.38%) Law
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Support
5 5 (12.82%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 3 (7.69%) IP Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Solaris
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) SIEM
2 14 (35.90%) Cyber Security
3 10 (25.64%) Information Security
4 9 (23.08%) Change Control
5 8 (20.51%) Security Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Computer Forensics
5 8 (20.51%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
5 8 (20.51%) Malware Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Information Assurance
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 4 (10.26%) Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.69%) ITIL
9 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (5.13%) Network Planning
10 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
10 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Perl
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) DV Cleared
3 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
4 10 (25.64%) GCIA
5 9 (23.08%) GCIH
5 9 (23.08%) GIAC
6 8 (20.51%) CEH
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 4 (10.26%) CCIE
9 4 (10.26%) CCNP
10 2 (5.13%) CISSP
10 2 (5.13%) CISM
10 2 (5.13%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.13%) HIPAA
1 2 (5.13%) FISMA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Snort
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) iptables
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nessus
1 2 (5.13%) Nmap
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Sourcefire
2 11 (28.21%) F5
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) Websense
4 6 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 5 (12.82%) LogRhythm
5 5 (12.82%) Clearswift
5 5 (12.82%) NetScout
5 5 (12.82%) WatchGuard
5 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
6 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Splunk
8 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.13%) Imperva
8 2 (5.13%) Foundry
8 2 (5.13%) Sun
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) VMware
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago