The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 866 939 858
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -81
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 44 31 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.029% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.17% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 84
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

tcpdump
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing tcpdump as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

tcpdump Salary Trend in the UK

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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +53 43 £60,000 +26.31% 9
South East +47 27 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Berkshire - 22 £60,000 - 2
Reading - 16 £60,000 - 2
London +49 14 £62,500 +4.16% 5
Slough - 4 £38,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Kent - 2 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +58 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South Wales +4 1 £31,000 -48.33%
South West -1 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Wales -1 1 £31,000 -48.33%
Cardiff -1 1 £31,000 -48.33%
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
Street - 1 £55,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump.

1 126 (87.50%) Wireshark
2 78 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 76 (52.78%) Firewall
4 67 (46.53%) Cisco
5 57 (39.58%) Linux
6 51 (35.42%) DNS
7 50 (34.72%) WAN
7 50 (34.72%) HTTP
8 45 (31.25%) OSPF
9 41 (28.47%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (27.78%) Juniper
11 38 (26.39%) LAN
11 38 (26.39%) VMware
12 36 (25.00%) Network Security
12 36 (25.00%) F5
13 34 (23.61%) snoop
13 34 (23.61%) Perl
13 34 (23.61%) BGP
14 33 (22.92%) CCNP
14 33 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (22.22%) LDAP
15 32 (22.22%) Snort
16 31 (21.53%) Unix
17 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
18 29 (20.14%) Java
18 29 (20.14%) CheckPoint
18 29 (20.14%) BIG-IP
19 28 (19.44%) Red Hat
19 28 (19.44%) HP
19 28 (19.44%) SIEM

tcpdump
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.25%) Apache
2 7 (4.86%) IIS
3 3 (2.08%) SAS
3 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) Liferay
4 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (87.50%) Wireshark
2 78 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 76 (52.78%) Firewall
4 51 (35.42%) DNS
5 50 (34.72%) HTTP
5 50 (34.72%) WAN
6 45 (31.25%) OSPF
7 38 (26.39%) LAN
8 36 (25.00%) Network Security
9 34 (23.61%) BGP
9 34 (23.61%) snoop
10 32 (22.22%) LDAP
11 29 (20.14%) BIG-IP
12 25 (17.36%) SMTP
13 23 (15.97%) Spanning Tree
14 22 (15.28%) VPN
15 20 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (13.89%) Internet
15 20 (13.89%) MPLS
15 20 (13.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.03%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.42%) Subversion
4 12 (8.33%) Ant
4 12 (8.33%) GCC
5 4 (2.78%) JMeter
6 3 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.08%) Xdebug
7 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.39%) Hudson
7 2 (1.39%) TestLink
7 2 (1.39%) The Grinder
7 2 (1.39%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.69%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.69%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.69%) Maven
8 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Banking
2 14 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.03%) Electronics
4 10 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.94%) Marketing
5 4 (2.78%) Music Industry
6 3 (2.08%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (27.08%) Network Engineer
2 33 (22.92%) Analyst
3 23 (15.97%) Support Engineer
4 20 (13.89%) Network Support
4 20 (13.89%) Network Support Engineer
5 14 (9.72%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (9.03%) Security Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Security Engineer
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Consultant
7 12 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
7 12 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Network Consultant
8 11 (7.64%) SOC Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.03%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (4.86%) HTML
3 6 (4.17%) XML
4 4 (2.78%) LAMP
5 3 (2.08%) Web Services
6 2 (1.39%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.39%) JDBC
6 2 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.39%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.39%) REST
7 1 (0.69%) HTML5
7 1 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Computer Science
1 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
1 19 (13.19%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.42%) PKI
3 13 (9.03%) Virtual Team
4 12 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
5 10 (6.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (5.56%) Clustering
6 8 (5.56%) Hedge funds
6 8 (5.56%) Replication
7 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.17%) Cybercrime
8 6 (4.17%) Internet of Things
8 6 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (3.47%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (2.78%) Driving Licence
10 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
10 4 (2.78%) Social Network
11 2 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.58%) Linux
2 31 (21.53%) Unix
3 23 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (12.50%) Windows
5 17 (11.81%) CentOS
6 14 (9.72%) Windows Server
7 12 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (7.64%) Solaris
9 6 (4.17%) Debian
10 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.39%) SVR4
12 1 (0.69%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) SIEM
2 27 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 26 (18.06%) Service Delivery
4 24 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 21 (14.58%) Configuration Management
5 21 (14.58%) Information Security
6 20 (13.89%) ITIL
7 17 (11.81%) Incident Management
8 15 (10.42%) Defect Management
9 14 (9.72%) Change Management
9 14 (9.72%) Problem Management
9 14 (9.72%) Trend Analysis
10 13 (9.03%) Electronic Trading
11 12 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (7.64%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (6.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.61%) Perl
2 29 (20.14%) Java
3 27 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 24 (16.67%) Python
5 18 (12.50%) SQL
6 15 (10.42%) PHP
7 14 (9.72%) Ruby
8 11 (7.64%) C++
9 9 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.17%) C
11 5 (3.47%) Korn
11 5 (3.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.39%) AWK
12 2 (1.39%) Erlang
12 2 (1.39%) Go
12 2 (1.39%) Groovy
12 2 (1.39%) Haskell
12 2 (1.39%) Lisp
12 2 (1.39%) sed
13 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (28.47%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (22.92%) CCNP
3 24 (16.67%) Degree
4 20 (13.89%) GCIH
5 19 (13.19%) CISSP
5 19 (13.19%) GCIA
6 18 (12.50%) CEH
7 14 (9.72%) SSCP
8 13 (9.03%) RHCE
9 10 (6.94%) ISEB
9 10 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (6.25%) CCDP
10 9 (6.25%) CCNA
10 9 (6.25%) ISTQB
11 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
11 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
12 6 (4.17%) CCSA
12 6 (4.17%) CCSE
13 5 (3.47%) GIAC
14 4 (2.78%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) COBIT
2 9 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.56%) SLA
4 3 (2.08%) SAS 70
System Software
1 33 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (22.22%) Snort
3 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 25 (17.36%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (11.81%) NFS
6 13 (9.03%) iptables
7 6 (4.17%) Firmware
7 6 (4.17%) vSphere
8 3 (2.08%) Docker
8 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.08%) pfSense
8 3 (2.08%) Postfix
9 2 (1.39%) Squid
10 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (13.89%) Puppet
2 13 (9.03%) Nagios
3 12 (8.33%) Nessus
3 12 (8.33%) Nmap
4 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.47%) CFEngine
6 3 (2.08%) Ansible
6 3 (2.08%) Iperf
7 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.39%) WSUS
8 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.69%) QRadar
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.69%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 67 (46.53%) Cisco
2 40 (27.78%) Juniper
3 38 (26.39%) VMware
4 36 (25.00%) F5
5 29 (20.14%) CheckPoint
6 28 (19.44%) HP
6 28 (19.44%) Red Hat
7 23 (15.97%) Splunk
8 20 (13.89%) NetScout
9 14 (9.72%) NetApp
9 14 (9.72%) Oracle
10 12 (8.33%) 3PAR
10 12 (8.33%) ArcSight
10 12 (8.33%) Citrix
10 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (8.33%) SAP
11 10 (6.94%) Qualys
12 9 (6.25%) Palo Alto
13 8 (5.56%) NETGEAR
13 8 (5.56%) Sourcefire
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