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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 92 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 5 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 1.70% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 8.77% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 15
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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
193 171 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.92% 19.39% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138 148 180
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 19 (100.00%) SIEM
2 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) DV Cleared
4 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) Sourcefire
5 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
6 11 (57.89%) Cyber Security
6 11 (57.89%) GCIA
7 10 (52.63%) Information Security
7 10 (52.63%) Snort
8 9 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (47.37%) Computer Forensics
8 9 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
8 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
8 9 (47.37%) GIAC
8 9 (47.37%) Internet
8 9 (47.37%) Change Control
8 9 (47.37%) Security Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (36.84%) Information Assurance
10 7 (36.84%) CEH
11 6 (31.58%) Degree
11 6 (31.58%) GCIH
11 6 (31.58%) FTP
11 6 (31.58%) HTTP
11 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
11 6 (31.58%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (47.37%) Internet
2 9 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
3 6 (31.58%) SMTP
3 6 (31.58%) FTP
3 6 (31.58%) HTTP
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Telnet
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
General
1 5 (26.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Forensic Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SIEM
2 11 (57.89%) Cyber Security
3 10 (52.63%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Computer Forensics
4 9 (47.37%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
4 9 (47.37%) Security Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Change Control
5 7 (36.84%) Information Assurance
6 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) DV Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) GCIA
5 9 (47.37%) GIAC
6 7 (36.84%) CEH
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) GCIH
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Snort
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Sourcefire
2 4 (21.05%) LogRhythm