The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 413 417 438
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 36 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.082% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 9
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4944 5084 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.84% 23.09% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3950 4310
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 22 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Berkshire +3 12 £28,000 -53.33% 2
Kent - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (70.67%) Wireshark
1 53 (70.67%) SIEM
2 47 (62.67%) Snort
3 44 (58.67%) Linux
4 37 (49.33%) Windows
5 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
6 34 (45.33%) Sourcefire
7 33 (44.00%) TCP/IP
8 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
9 30 (40.00%) DV Cleared
10 29 (38.67%) Firewall
11 28 (37.33%) HTTP
12 26 (34.67%) LAN
12 26 (34.67%) WAN
13 25 (33.33%) DNS
14 22 (29.33%) GIAC
15 21 (28.00%) Nmap
15 21 (28.00%) Network Security
16 20 (26.67%) Metasploit
16 20 (26.67%) Imperva
16 20 (26.67%) Nessus
16 20 (26.67%) CEH
16 20 (26.67%) GCIA
16 20 (26.67%) Solaris
16 20 (26.67%) Sophos
17 19 (25.33%) FTP
17 19 (25.33%) Analytics
17 19 (25.33%) LogRhythm
18 18 (24.00%) LDAP
18 18 (24.00%) SMTP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (6.67%) IIS
2 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 53 (70.67%) Wireshark
2 33 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 29 (38.67%) Firewall
4 28 (37.33%) HTTP
5 26 (34.67%) LAN
5 26 (34.67%) WAN
6 25 (33.33%) DNS
7 21 (28.00%) Network Security
8 19 (25.33%) FTP
9 18 (24.00%) LDAP
9 18 (24.00%) SMTP
10 16 (21.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (20.00%) Internet
12 7 (9.33%) OSPF
12 7 (9.33%) BGP
13 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (8.00%) FWSM
13 6 (8.00%) snoop
14 5 (6.67%) MPLS
14 5 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.33%) Law
2 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Analyst
2 32 (42.67%) Security Analyst
3 19 (25.33%) Security Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Network Engineer
5 12 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Support
9 4 (5.33%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Security Operations Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Windows Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Forensic Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) CESG
3 8 (10.67%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.33%) Open Source
5 2 (2.67%) Firmware
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.33%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Linux
2 37 (49.33%) Windows
3 20 (26.67%) Solaris
4 14 (18.67%) UNIX
4 14 (18.67%) CentOS
5 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
6 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) SIEM
2 19 (25.33%) Analytics
3 17 (22.67%) Cyber Security
4 16 (21.33%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (18.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 14 (18.67%) Incident Management
5 14 (18.67%) Information Security
5 14 (18.67%) Security Testing
6 12 (16.00%) Computer Forensics
6 12 (16.00%) Change Control
7 7 (9.33%) Information Assurance
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
8 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.33%) Network Management
9 1 (1.33%) High Availability
9 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.33%) Service Management
9 1 (1.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) Perl
2 14 (18.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (17.33%) Ruby
3 13 (17.33%) PHP
3 13 (17.33%) SQL
3 13 (17.33%) Python
4 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
3 30 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 22 (29.33%) GIAC
5 20 (26.67%) CEH
5 20 (26.67%) GCIA
6 17 (22.67%) GCIH
7 12 (16.00%) CISSP
7 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (14.67%) OSCP
8 11 (14.67%) OSCE
9 10 (13.33%) CCNA
10 5 (6.67%) RHCE
11 2 (2.67%) CCNP
11 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.67%) MCSE
12 1 (1.33%) Degree
12 1 (1.33%) CWNA
12 1 (1.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) HIPAA
1 14 (18.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (62.67%) Snort
2 21 (28.00%) Nmap
3 2 (2.67%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Sourcefire
2 20 (26.67%) Imperva
2 20 (26.67%) Sophos
3 19 (25.33%) LogRhythm
4 17 (22.67%) Cisco
5 14 (18.67%) Red Hat
5 14 (18.67%) Juniper
6 9 (12.00%) F5
7 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
8 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.33%) Splunk
9 4 (5.33%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.00%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.00%) VMware
10 3 (4.00%) NetApp
10 3 (4.00%) HP
11 2 (2.67%) Nortel
11 2 (2.67%) Sun
11 2 (2.67%) Brocade
11 2 (2.67%) NetScout
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