The table below looks at the statistics for Deep Packet Inspection skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Deep Packet Inspection over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deep Packet Inspection
Rank 892 889 883
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.001% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Deep Packet Inspection
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Deep Packet Inspection Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection within the UK.

Deep Packet Inspection Salary Trend in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England +2 5 £52,500 +23.52%
London - 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Deep Packet Inspection 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 Deep Packet Inspection.

1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 5 (45.45%) CCSA
4 5 (45.45%) CCSE
4 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
5 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
5 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
5 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (36.36%) ProxySG
5 4 (36.36%) FortiGate
5 4 (36.36%) Broadband
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) 3G
7 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (18.18%) Trend Micro
7 2 (18.18%) Advertising

Deep Packet Inspection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Deep Packet Inspection 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 Deep Packet Inspection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
4 4 (36.36%) Broadband
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
4 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) 3G
6 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (9.09%) BGP
7 1 (9.09%) TACACS
7 1 (9.09%) VRRP
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) SMTP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IP Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Business Development
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) CCSA
2 5 (45.45%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
1 8 (72.73%) F5
2 7 (63.64%) Blue Coat
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
5 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
5 2 (18.18%) LogLogic
5 2 (18.18%) Verint
5 2 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Unisys
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) Software AG
5 2 (18.18%) Trend Micro
6 1 (9.09%) Qualys