The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
tcpdump
Rank 821 808 809
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 62 99 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49 76 66
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

tcpdump
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

tcpdump
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

tcpdump
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing tcpdump over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

tcpdump
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -1 58 £49,250 +4.78% 18
London +25 18 £55,000 -18.51% 4
East of England +23 13 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Bedfordshire - 13 £55,000 -
Bedford - 12 £55,000 -
South East -22 11 £45,000 -4.25% 7
South West -6 9 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Hampshire -5 8 £45,000 -2.17%
Gloucestershire -6 7 £52,500 - 1
Cheltenham +8 6 £52,500 -
City of London +36 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Southampton -6 5 £45,000 -2.17%
South Wales +6 3 £55,000 +47.65%
Cardiff +5 3 £55,000 +47.65%
Wales +3 3 £55,000 +47.65% 3
Berkshire -19 2 - - 3
Bristol - 2 £30,000 -
Scotland +21 1 - -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £35,000 +14.75%
Leeds +11 1 £35,000 +14.75%
Yorkshire +6 1 £35,000 +14.75%
Slough -3 1 - - 1
Reading -20 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

tcpdump
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump.

1 112 (78.87%) Wireshark
2 75 (52.82%) TCP/IP
3 73 (51.41%) Linux
4 70 (49.30%) Firewall
5 57 (40.14%) Cisco
6 55 (38.73%) Network Security
7 54 (38.03%) WAN
8 51 (35.92%) LAN
9 49 (34.51%) Windows
10 48 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (33.10%) BGP
12 41 (28.87%) SIEM
13 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
14 37 (26.06%) CheckPoint
14 37 (26.06%) VPN
15 35 (24.65%) UNIX
15 35 (24.65%) Snort
16 33 (23.24%) HTTP
16 33 (23.24%) Internet
17 32 (22.54%) OSPF
17 32 (22.54%) CCNP
17 32 (22.54%) Intrusion Detection
18 29 (20.42%) DNS
19 27 (19.01%) SMTP
20 26 (18.31%) FTP
20 26 (18.31%) Python
21 25 (17.61%) SSL
22 23 (16.20%) Management Information System
22 23 (16.20%) Spanning Tree
23 22 (15.49%) GCIA

tcpdump
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.23%) IIS
2 3 (2.11%) Apache
2 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.70%) nginx
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 112 (78.87%) Wireshark
2 75 (52.82%) TCP/IP
3 70 (49.30%) Firewall
4 55 (38.73%) Network Security
5 54 (38.03%) WAN
6 51 (35.92%) LAN
7 47 (33.10%) BGP
8 37 (26.06%) VPN
9 33 (23.24%) HTTP
9 33 (23.24%) Internet
10 32 (22.54%) OSPF
10 32 (22.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 29 (20.42%) DNS
12 27 (19.01%) SMTP
13 26 (18.31%) FTP
14 25 (17.61%) SSL
15 23 (16.20%) Spanning Tree
16 20 (14.08%) LDAP
17 16 (11.27%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) MySQL
2 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.82%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.70%) Riak
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.70%) Voldemort
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) GDB
2 2 (1.41%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 21 (14.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Games
3 5 (3.52%) Law
4 4 (2.82%) Legal
4 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (27.46%) Analyst
2 38 (26.76%) Network Engineer
3 25 (17.61%) Security Analyst
4 22 (15.49%) Administrator
5 20 (14.08%) Security Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (11.97%) Network Analyst
7 16 (11.27%) Consultant
7 16 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
8 13 (9.15%) Network Consultant
9 9 (6.34%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (6.34%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.93%) Security Operations Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (4.23%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.93%) SOAP
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) RESTful
4 1 (0.70%) JSON
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.23%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.23%) Social Media
5 5 (3.52%) Equities
5 5 (3.52%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.82%) BYOD
7 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.11%) Open Source
7 3 (2.11%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.70%) CESG
9 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 73 (51.41%) Linux
2 49 (34.51%) Windows
3 35 (24.65%) UNIX
4 16 (11.27%) Solaris
5 12 (8.45%) Debian
6 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.34%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.93%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.23%) CentOS
9 5 (3.52%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.52%) Android
10 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.87%) SIEM
2 21 (14.79%) Network Management
3 20 (14.08%) Load Balancing
4 19 (13.38%) Incident Management
4 19 (13.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 18 (12.68%) Malware Analysis
5 18 (12.68%) Information Security
6 17 (11.97%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (11.97%) Cyber Security
7 16 (11.27%) Security Testing
8 14 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (9.15%) Digital Forensics
10 12 (8.45%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (7.04%) Change Control
12 9 (6.34%) Change Management
12 9 (6.34%) ITIL
13 8 (5.63%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.63%) Computer Forensics
14 7 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (4.93%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.31%) Python
2 21 (14.79%) Perl
3 18 (12.68%) SQL
4 17 (11.97%) C++
5 13 (9.15%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.75%) C
7 10 (7.04%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.63%) PHP
8 8 (5.63%) Ruby
9 5 (3.52%) Java
10 4 (2.82%) Lua
10 4 (2.82%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.11%) Erlang
12 2 (1.41%) Lisp
12 2 (1.41%) Haskell
13 1 (0.70%) SystemTap
13 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (22.54%) CCNP
3 22 (15.49%) GCIA
3 22 (15.49%) Degree
4 21 (14.79%) CCNA
4 21 (14.79%) CCSA
5 20 (14.08%) CCSE
6 19 (13.38%) GIAC
7 17 (11.97%) CCDP
7 17 (11.97%) Security Cleared
8 16 (11.27%) CEH
9 14 (9.86%) Check Point Certification
10 13 (9.15%) CISSP
10 13 (9.15%) DV Cleared
11 12 (8.45%) GCIH
12 10 (7.04%) SC Cleared
13 8 (5.63%) CISA
14 5 (3.52%) CCIE
15 4 (2.82%) MCSE
15 4 (2.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.41%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.41%) FISMA
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (24.65%) Snort
2 18 (12.68%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.04%) iptables
4 9 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.23%) Firmware
6 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) Nagios
2 8 (5.63%) Nessus
3 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.52%) Puppet
4 4 (2.82%) Nmap
5 1 (0.70%) Iperf
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Cacti
5 1 (0.70%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 57 (40.14%) Cisco
2 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
3 37 (26.06%) CheckPoint
4 21 (14.79%) Juniper
5 19 (13.38%) F5
6 15 (10.56%) Sourcefire
6 15 (10.56%) SolarWinds
7 14 (9.86%) VMware
8 9 (6.34%) Foundry
9 8 (5.63%) LogRhythm
9 8 (5.63%) Aerohive Networks
10 7 (4.93%) NetScout
10 7 (4.93%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.23%) Oracle
11 6 (4.23%) HP
11 6 (4.23%) Splunk
12 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.52%) Websense
13 3 (2.11%) Nortel
13 3 (2.11%) Sun
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Llandudno
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amlwch
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gwynedd
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago