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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deep Packet Inspection
Rank 891 915 877
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 1 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.014% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 -

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 3 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 31 July 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
London +29 1 £52,500 -20.75%
England +6 1 £52,500 -12.50%
City of London - 1 £52,500 -

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) Time Management
4 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) SIEM
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) VBScript
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) BCP
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Security Management
5 4 (28.57%) GCIH
5 4 (28.57%) Broadband
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Snort
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF

Deep Packet Inspection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Broadband
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) TACACS
5 2 (14.29%) VRRP
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) 4G
5 2 (14.29%) FWSM
5 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IP Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) BCP
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (35.71%) Security Management
1 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
1 5 (35.71%) Use Case
1 5 (35.71%) SIEM
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
1 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) GCIH
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CCSA
3 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCIP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Snort
2 2 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 2 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper