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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 851 937 882
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -55
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 67 38 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.035% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 27 91
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +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
16550 18557 20785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.91% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13758 15271 16612
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 30 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 29 July 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 +65 64 £60,000 +26.31% 8
South East +41 32 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Berkshire - 24 £60,000 - 1
London +71 21 £71,250 +18.75% 5
Reading - 16 £60,000 - 1
Guildford - 6 £45,000 - 1
Surrey - 6 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 5 £38,000 -
East of England +29 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
South West +7 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Somerset - 4 £55,000 -
Street - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +22 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Bedfordshire +11 2 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Cardiff +9 2 £31,000 -
South Wales +2 2 £31,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Wales 0 2 £31,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £42,500 -
Hackney - 2 - - 1
Nottingham - 2 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +47 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Yorkshire +34 1 - -
Bedford 0 1 £51,500 -6.36% 1
Doncaster - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 140 (84.34%) Wireshark
2 89 (53.61%) TCP/IP
3 88 (53.01%) Firewall
4 76 (45.78%) Cisco
5 62 (37.35%) WAN
5 62 (37.35%) HTTP
5 62 (37.35%) Linux
6 58 (34.94%) DNS
7 52 (31.33%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (30.72%) OSPF
9 48 (28.92%) LAN
10 44 (26.51%) Juniper
11 43 (25.90%) F5
12 42 (25.30%) CCNP
12 42 (25.30%) VMware
13 41 (24.70%) Network Security
14 40 (24.10%) Perl
14 40 (24.10%) BGP
15 39 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (22.89%) CheckPoint
16 38 (22.89%) LDAP
17 35 (21.08%) Java
17 35 (21.08%) Finance
17 35 (21.08%) BIG-IP
18 34 (20.48%) Snort
18 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
19 33 (19.88%) Unix
19 33 (19.88%) Load Balancing
20 32 (19.28%) SIEM
20 32 (19.28%) Security Operations

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 12 (7.23%) Apache
2 8 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.22%) JBoss
3 7 (4.22%) Liferay
4 6 (3.61%) IIS
5 4 (2.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (84.34%) Wireshark
2 89 (53.61%) TCP/IP
3 88 (53.01%) Firewall
4 62 (37.35%) HTTP
4 62 (37.35%) WAN
5 58 (34.94%) DNS
6 51 (30.72%) OSPF
7 48 (28.92%) LAN
8 41 (24.70%) Network Security
9 40 (24.10%) BGP
10 38 (22.89%) LDAP
11 35 (21.08%) BIG-IP
12 31 (18.67%) SMTP
12 31 (18.67%) snoop
13 28 (16.87%) Spanning Tree
14 23 (13.86%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (13.86%) MPLS
15 21 (12.65%) SSH
15 21 (12.65%) VPN
16 20 (12.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.84%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.43%) MySQL
3 7 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.86%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.64%) Subversion
4 12 (7.23%) Ant
4 12 (7.23%) GCC
5 7 (4.22%) Hudson
6 5 (3.01%) JMeter
7 4 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.81%) TestLink
8 3 (1.81%) The Grinder
8 3 (1.81%) VersionOne
9 2 (1.20%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.60%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.60%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.60%) Maven
10 1 (0.60%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (21.08%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Banking
3 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (7.83%) Electronics
5 11 (6.63%) Manufacturing
5 11 (6.63%) Marketing
6 4 (2.41%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (26.51%) Network Engineer
2 39 (23.49%) Analyst
3 24 (14.46%) Support Engineer
4 23 (13.86%) Network Support
4 23 (13.86%) Network Support Engineer
5 19 (11.45%) Security Analyst
6 16 (9.64%) Consultant
6 16 (9.64%) Network Consultant
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Support
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 16 (9.64%) Senior Support Engineer
7 14 (8.43%) VMware Engineer
8 13 (7.83%) Juniper Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Security Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) Network Security Consultant
10 11 (6.63%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.83%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (5.42%) LAMP
3 7 (4.22%) JDBC
3 7 (4.22%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (3.61%) HTML
5 5 (3.01%) XML
6 4 (2.41%) Web Services
7 3 (1.81%) REST
8 2 (1.20%) 802.1X
8 2 (1.20%) SOAP
9 1 (0.60%) HTML5
9 1 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) Computer Science
1 21 (12.65%) Data Centre
1 21 (12.65%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.45%) Virtual Team
3 17 (10.24%) PKI
4 14 (8.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (7.23%) Clustering
5 12 (7.23%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.42%) Cryptography
7 9 (5.42%) Replication
8 8 (4.82%) Hedge funds
9 6 (3.61%) Cybercrime
9 6 (3.61%) Internet of Things
9 6 (3.61%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (3.01%) Driving Licence
11 4 (2.41%) Social Network
12 3 (1.81%) Grid Computing
12 3 (1.81%) Statistics
12 3 (1.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (37.35%) Linux
2 33 (19.88%) Unix
3 23 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.45%) Windows
5 18 (10.84%) CentOS
6 14 (8.43%) Windows Server
7 12 (7.23%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (6.02%) Solaris
9 7 (4.22%) Debian
9 7 (4.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.41%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.20%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.20%) SVR4
12 1 (0.60%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.88%) Load Balancing
2 32 (19.28%) Security Operations
2 32 (19.28%) SIEM
3 28 (16.87%) ITIL
4 23 (13.86%) Service Delivery
5 22 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (12.05%) Configuration Management
7 19 (11.45%) Information Security
8 18 (10.84%) Defect Management
8 18 (10.84%) Incident Management
9 14 (8.43%) Network Management
9 14 (8.43%) Presales
10 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.83%) Electronic Trading
11 11 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (6.63%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (6.63%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.63%) Programme Management
11 11 (6.63%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.10%) Perl
2 35 (21.08%) Java
3 31 (18.67%) Bash Shell
4 24 (14.46%) SQL
5 23 (13.86%) Python
6 15 (9.04%) Ruby
7 14 (8.43%) PHP
8 12 (7.23%) C++
9 9 (5.42%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.82%) C
10 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.22%) AWK
11 7 (4.22%) sed
12 5 (3.01%) Korn
13 4 (2.41%) Erlang
13 4 (2.41%) Haskell
13 4 (2.41%) Lisp
14 3 (1.81%) Groovy
15 1 (0.60%) R
15 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (31.33%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (25.30%) CCNP
3 30 (18.07%) Degree
4 24 (14.46%) CEH
4 24 (14.46%) CISSP
4 24 (14.46%) GCIH
5 23 (13.86%) GCIA
6 18 (10.84%) RHCE
7 14 (8.43%) CCDP
7 14 (8.43%) SSCP
8 12 (7.23%) CCNA
8 12 (7.23%) ISEB
9 11 (6.63%) GIAC
9 11 (6.63%) ISTQB
10 10 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (5.42%) SC Cleared
11 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
12 8 (4.82%) CCSA
12 8 (4.82%) CCSE
13 7 (4.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) COBIT
2 10 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.82%) SLA
4 4 (2.41%) SAS 70
5 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 39 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (20.48%) Snort
3 31 (18.67%) Active Directory
4 27 (16.27%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (13.25%) NFS
6 17 (10.24%) iptables
7 8 (4.82%) Postfix
8 7 (4.22%) Squid
9 5 (3.01%) Firmware
9 5 (3.01%) vSphere
10 2 (1.20%) Docker
10 2 (1.20%) pfSense
11 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (15.06%) Puppet
2 20 (12.05%) Nagios
3 17 (10.24%) Nmap
4 12 (7.23%) Nessus
5 6 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.01%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.20%) Ansible
8 2 (1.20%) Iperf
8 2 (1.20%) RSA enVision
8 2 (1.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.60%) EnCase
9 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.60%) QRadar
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 76 (45.78%) Cisco
2 44 (26.51%) Juniper
3 43 (25.90%) F5
4 42 (25.30%) VMware
5 38 (22.89%) CheckPoint
6 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
7 27 (16.27%) HP
8 24 (14.46%) Splunk
9 22 (13.25%) NetScout
10 20 (12.05%) Oracle
11 19 (11.45%) NetApp
12 18 (10.84%) SAP
13 16 (9.64%) Microsoft
14 15 (9.04%) ArcSight
15 13 (7.83%) Citrix
16 12 (7.23%) 3PAR
17 9 (5.42%) NETGEAR
17 9 (5.42%) Sourcefire
18 8 (4.82%) Qualys
19 7 (4.22%) EMC
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