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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 395 411 427
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 47 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.052% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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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
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 34 £45,000 - 3
Berkshire 0 9 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Surrey - 3 £40,000 - 1
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 29 August 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 65 (78.31%) Wireshark
2 56 (67.47%) SIEM
3 48 (57.83%) Linux
4 43 (51.81%) Security Cleared
5 41 (49.40%) Sourcefire
6 40 (48.19%) Snort
7 38 (45.78%) SC Cleared
7 38 (45.78%) DV Cleared
8 34 (40.96%) Windows
9 32 (38.55%) GCIA
10 30 (36.14%) TCP/IP
11 28 (33.73%) GCIH
12 26 (31.33%) Cyber Security
13 25 (30.12%) Intrusion Detection
14 24 (28.92%) Firewall
15 23 (27.71%) DNS
15 23 (27.71%) HTTP
15 23 (27.71%) Network Security
16 22 (26.51%) Solaris
16 22 (26.51%) GIAC
17 21 (25.30%) Cisco
17 21 (25.30%) LogRhythm
17 21 (25.30%) Analytics
18 19 (22.89%) Internet
18 19 (22.89%) LAN
18 19 (22.89%) WAN
19 18 (21.69%) Nmap
19 18 (21.69%) Incident Management
20 16 (19.28%) Change Control
20 16 (19.28%) Metasploit

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (12.05%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
3 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 65 (78.31%) Wireshark
2 30 (36.14%) TCP/IP
3 25 (30.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (28.92%) Firewall
5 23 (27.71%) Network Security
5 23 (27.71%) DNS
5 23 (27.71%) HTTP
6 19 (22.89%) LAN
6 19 (22.89%) WAN
6 19 (22.89%) Internet
7 16 (19.28%) FTP
8 14 (16.87%) SMTP
8 14 (16.87%) LDAP
9 10 (12.05%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (12.05%) snoop
9 10 (12.05%) FWSM
10 9 (10.84%) SSL
11 7 (8.43%) OSPF
11 7 (8.43%) BGP
12 5 (6.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.23%) Law
2 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Analyst
2 32 (38.55%) Security Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Security Engineer
4 13 (15.66%) Network Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) IT Security Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Network Analyst
7 8 (9.64%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Network Security Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Network Support
9 3 (3.61%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Forensic Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) HTML
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
1 4 (4.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) CESG
2 6 (7.23%) Firmware
3 5 (6.02%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.82%) Open Source
5 2 (2.41%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) SCADA
6 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.20%) Physics
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Linux
2 34 (40.96%) Windows
3 22 (26.51%) Solaris
4 14 (16.87%) UNIX
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.25%) CentOS
6 9 (10.84%) Ubuntu
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.41%) VMS
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) SIEM
2 26 (31.33%) Cyber Security
3 21 (25.30%) Analytics
4 18 (21.69%) Incident Management
5 16 (19.28%) Change Control
6 15 (18.07%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (14.46%) Security Testing
7 12 (14.46%) Information Security
7 12 (14.46%) Computer Forensics
7 12 (14.46%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (14.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (14.46%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (10.84%) Information Assurance
9 4 (4.82%) Web Development
10 3 (3.61%) ITIL
11 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.41%) Change Management
11 2 (2.41%) High Availability
12 1 (1.20%) Network Management
12 1 (1.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) Perl
2 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.84%) PHP
3 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 9 (10.84%) Python
3 9 (10.84%) Ruby
4 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.82%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) C
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 43 (51.81%) Security Cleared
2 38 (45.78%) SC Cleared
2 38 (45.78%) DV Cleared
3 32 (38.55%) GCIA
4 28 (33.73%) GCIH
5 22 (26.51%) GIAC
6 14 (16.87%) CEH
7 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (9.64%) CISSP
9 7 (8.43%) CCNA
9 7 (8.43%) OSCP
9 7 (8.43%) OSCE
10 2 (2.41%) MCSE
10 2 (2.41%) CCNP
10 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.41%) RHCE
10 2 (2.41%) CWNA
11 1 (1.20%) Degree
11 1 (1.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
1 10 (12.05%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (48.19%) Snort
2 18 (21.69%) Nmap
3 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Nessus
2 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (49.40%) Sourcefire
2 21 (25.30%) Cisco
2 21 (25.30%) LogRhythm
3 16 (19.28%) Imperva
3 16 (19.28%) Sophos
4 15 (18.07%) Red Hat
4 15 (18.07%) Juniper
4 15 (18.07%) F5
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.64%) HP
5 8 (9.64%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.64%) VMware
6 7 (8.43%) Splunk
7 6 (7.23%) Sun
8 4 (4.82%) Foundry
8 4 (4.82%) NetApp
8 4 (4.82%) Egenera
9 3 (3.61%) WatchGuard
9 3 (3.61%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.61%) Blue Coat
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