The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 75 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 5 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.65% 1.12% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 5.41% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,750 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 185 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.32% 20.79% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 143 161 165
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Southampton region.

tcpdump Salary Trend in Southampton

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Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SIEM
3 8 (72.73%) Change Control
4 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
4 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
4 7 (63.64%) Snort
4 7 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Internet
4 7 (63.64%) GIAC
4 7 (63.64%) Information Security
4 7 (63.64%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security
5 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 4 (36.36%) Law
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
8 3 (27.27%) GCIA
8 3 (27.27%) LAN
8 3 (27.27%) SMTP
8 3 (27.27%) FTP
8 3 (27.27%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 7 (63.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) SIEM
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
3 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Forensics
3 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 7 (63.64%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security
5 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
6 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) CEH
2 7 (63.64%) GIAC
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) GCIA
5 2 (18.18%) GCIH
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
2 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) IronPort
3 1 (9.09%) Websense
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco