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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Deep Packet Inspection over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deep Packet Inspection
Rank 908 953 1011
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +58
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.013% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -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
87589 93360 100944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73004 75835 82109
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Deep Packet Inspection
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Deep Packet Inspection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 1 £55,000 -2.22%
Northampton - 1 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Deep Packet Inspection.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) DWDM
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 4 (57.14%) NGN
3 4 (57.14%) DMZ
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Packet Switching
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) Network Packet Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Deep Packet Inspection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DMZ
1 4 (57.14%) DWDM
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) NGN
1 4 (57.14%) Packet Switching
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) GCIA
3 1 (14.29%) GCIH
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk