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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
tcpdump
Rank 382 429 424
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 61 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.062% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 13 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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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
4974 4552 5265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.75% 21.74% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3661 3547 4272
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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
(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 +29 38 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Berkshire +9 14 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Surrey -15 7 £45,000 +26.76%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 72 (82.76%) Wireshark
2 55 (63.22%) SIEM
3 52 (59.77%) Linux
4 44 (50.57%) Security Cleared
5 42 (48.28%) DV Cleared
6 41 (47.13%) Sourcefire
7 40 (45.98%) SC Cleared
8 38 (43.68%) GCIA
9 36 (41.38%) Snort
9 36 (41.38%) TCP/IP
10 32 (36.78%) Windows
11 31 (35.63%) GCIH
11 31 (35.63%) Cyber Security
12 30 (34.48%) DNS
13 25 (28.74%) HTTP
14 24 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
14 24 (27.59%) Network Security
15 22 (25.29%) LogRhythm
15 22 (25.29%) Analytics
16 21 (24.14%) Firewall
16 21 (24.14%) Cisco
17 18 (20.69%) Solaris
17 18 (20.69%) GIAC
17 18 (20.69%) F5
18 17 (19.54%) SSL
18 17 (19.54%) Internet
19 16 (18.39%) Juniper
19 16 (18.39%) Incident Management
20 15 (17.24%) Nmap
20 15 (17.24%) Change Control

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 8 (9.20%) IIS
2 6 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 72 (82.76%) Wireshark
2 36 (41.38%) TCP/IP
3 30 (34.48%) DNS
4 25 (28.74%) HTTP
5 24 (27.59%) Network Security
5 24 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (24.14%) Firewall
7 17 (19.54%) Internet
7 17 (19.54%) SSL
8 14 (16.09%) WAN
8 14 (16.09%) FTP
9 13 (14.94%) SMTP
9 13 (14.94%) LAN
10 12 (13.79%) LDAP
11 9 (10.34%) SNMP
11 9 (10.34%) VPN
12 7 (8.05%) Ethereal
12 7 (8.05%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (8.05%) FWSM
13 6 (6.90%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (59.77%) Analyst
2 29 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) IT Security Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Security Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Network Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Network Support
8 5 (5.75%) Forensic Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.30%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) HTML
1 4 (4.60%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) CESG
3 5 (5.75%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.45%) Open Source
5 2 (2.30%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.77%) Linux
2 32 (36.78%) Windows
3 18 (20.69%) Solaris
4 11 (12.64%) UNIX
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.34%) CentOS
6 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.05%) Ubuntu
8 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.30%) VMS
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) SIEM
2 31 (35.63%) Cyber Security
3 22 (25.29%) Analytics
4 16 (18.39%) Incident Management
5 15 (17.24%) Change Control
6 13 (14.94%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (12.64%) Information Assurance
7 11 (12.64%) Computer Forensics
8 10 (11.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (11.49%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (10.34%) Security Testing
9 9 (10.34%) Information Security
9 9 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (5.75%) Line Management
11 4 (4.60%) Web Development
11 4 (4.60%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.45%) ITIL
12 3 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (2.30%) High Availability
13 2 (2.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) Perl
2 10 (11.49%) SQL
3 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.05%) Python
4 7 (8.05%) Ruby
4 7 (8.05%) PHP
5 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.60%) Java
7 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (50.57%) Security Cleared
2 42 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 40 (45.98%) SC Cleared
4 38 (43.68%) GCIA
5 31 (35.63%) GCIH
6 18 (20.69%) GIAC
7 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (9.20%) CEH
9 6 (6.90%) CCNA
10 5 (5.75%) CISSP
10 5 (5.75%) CCNP
11 4 (4.60%) OSCP
11 4 (4.60%) OSCE
12 3 (3.45%) Degree
13 2 (2.30%) CWNA
14 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.15%) CISM
14 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.05%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (41.38%) Snort
2 15 (17.24%) Nmap
3 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.60%) Firmware
5 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Nessus
2 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (47.13%) Sourcefire
2 22 (25.29%) LogRhythm
3 21 (24.14%) Cisco
4 18 (20.69%) F5
5 16 (18.39%) Juniper
6 13 (14.94%) Sophos
6 13 (14.94%) Imperva
6 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
7 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 8 (9.20%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.05%) WatchGuard
9 7 (8.05%) SonicWALL
9 7 (8.05%) Websense
9 7 (8.05%) Clearswift
9 7 (8.05%) VMware
10 6 (6.90%) HP
10 6 (6.90%) NetScout
10 6 (6.90%) Splunk
11 4 (4.60%) Foundry
11 4 (4.60%) Egenera
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