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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deep Packet Inspection
Rank 884 930 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
89822 97669 86864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.06% 82.68% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72985 79475 71416
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Deep Packet Inspection Salary Histogram in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 6 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 26 May 2015. 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 +62 11 £56,250 -6.25%
London - 8 £60,000 -
South East +15 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire +5 3 £52,500 -
City of London - 2 £47,500 -
Reading -9 1 £52,500 -

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) SNMP
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) Broadband
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Snort
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) Use Case
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) GCIH
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Security Management
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) BCP

Deep Packet Inspection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) SNMP
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) Broadband
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) 3G
5 3 (21.43%) TACACS
5 3 (21.43%) VRRP
5 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
5 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) 4G
5 3 (21.43%) FWSM
5 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IP Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) BCP
1 4 (28.57%) Service Management
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (28.57%) Security Management
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) Use Case
1 4 (28.57%) SIEM
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
2 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) GCIH
2 3 (21.43%) CCSE
2 3 (21.43%) CCSA
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Snort
2 3 (21.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
2 3 (21.43%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper