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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
tcpdump
UK
Rank 801 856 883
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +27
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 43 100 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.099% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 77 57
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £42,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%

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
13745 17272 19407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.22% 17.13% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11224 14369 15708
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 20 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +45 35 £65,000 +18.18% 5
London +32 11 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South East +51 10 £70,000 +27.27% 2
South West +31 10 £52,500 -16.66% 2
Scotland +23 8 £46,000 -
Glasgow - 8 £46,000 -
Gloucestershire 0 6 £52,500 -16.66%
Hampshire +20 4 - - 1
East of England +8 4 £65,000 -
Cheltenham +6 4 - -
Bedfordshire +3 4 £65,000 -
Bedford 0 4 £65,000 -
Winchester - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Feltham - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +32 2 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Gloucester - 2 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £52,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 70 (76.92%) Wireshark
2 43 (47.25%) TCP/IP
2 43 (47.25%) Firewall
3 41 (45.05%) Cisco
4 40 (43.96%) DNS
5 37 (40.66%) Linux
6 35 (38.46%) HTTP
7 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 28 (30.77%) CCNP
9 27 (29.67%) LDAP
10 26 (28.57%) VPN
11 25 (27.47%) SSL
12 24 (26.37%) F5
12 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (25.27%) Data Centre
13 23 (25.27%) WAN
13 23 (25.27%) Information Security
14 22 (24.18%) LAN
15 21 (23.08%) BGP
15 21 (23.08%) Degree
16 20 (21.98%) Load Balancing
16 20 (21.98%) CCSA
16 20 (21.98%) Juniper
17 19 (20.88%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (20.88%) OSPF
17 19 (20.88%) Network Security
18 18 (19.78%) DHCP
18 18 (19.78%) Apache
18 18 (19.78%) Perl

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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 18 (19.78%) Apache
2 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.79%) nginx
4 6 (6.59%) JBoss
4 6 (6.59%) Liferay
5 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.30%) Jetty
7 2 (2.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.10%) CloudStack
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.30%) Magento
2 3 (3.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.40%) SaaS
4 3 (3.30%) Datadog
4 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (76.92%) Wireshark
2 43 (47.25%) Firewall
2 43 (47.25%) TCP/IP
3 40 (43.96%) DNS
4 35 (38.46%) HTTP
5 27 (29.67%) LDAP
6 26 (28.57%) VPN
7 25 (27.47%) SSL
8 23 (25.27%) WAN
9 22 (24.18%) LAN
10 21 (23.08%) BGP
11 19 (20.88%) Network Security
11 19 (20.88%) OSPF
12 18 (19.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (19.78%) DHCP
13 17 (18.68%) FTP
14 16 (17.58%) SMTP
14 16 (17.58%) Telnet
15 15 (16.48%) MPLS
16 13 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) MySQL
2 8 (8.79%) Big Data
2 8 (8.79%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.40%) Redis
5 3 (3.30%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.30%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.59%) Hudson
4 3 (3.30%) GDB
5 1 (1.10%) GitLab
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Marketing
3 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.69%) Games
5 6 (6.59%) Electronics
5 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.30%) Banking
6 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.30%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Consultant
3 19 (20.88%) Security Consultant
4 16 (17.58%) SOC Analyst
5 14 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Security Analyst
6 13 (14.29%) Network Consultant
7 12 (13.19%) Network Security Consultant
8 9 (9.89%) Administrator
8 9 (9.89%) Architect
9 8 (8.79%) Information Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) SIEM Analyst
10 7 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (6.59%) Cisco Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Cisco Support
11 6 (6.59%) Security Architect
11 6 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) LAMP
2 10 (10.99%) 802.1X
3 8 (8.79%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (6.59%) JDBC
4 6 (6.59%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (4.40%) Memcached
5 4 (4.40%) Web Services
6 3 (3.30%) Kafka
6 3 (3.30%) SPNEGO
7 2 (2.20%) CSS
7 2 (2.20%) HTML
7 2 (2.20%) XML
8 1 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.10%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (25.27%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.09%) Clustering
4 9 (9.89%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (9.89%) Replication
5 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
5 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.69%) PKI
7 6 (6.59%) Driving Licence
8 4 (4.40%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.66%) Linux
2 16 (17.58%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Ubuntu
4 7 (7.69%) Debian
4 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.59%) Windows
6 5 (5.49%) CentOS
7 4 (4.40%) Android
7 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.20%) Solaris
8 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Information Security
2 20 (21.98%) Load Balancing
3 19 (20.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (19.78%) SIEM
5 17 (18.68%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
6 12 (13.19%) Network Architecture
7 10 (10.99%) Network Management
7 10 (10.99%) Security Operations
8 9 (9.89%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.89%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.79%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Data Loss Prevention
10 7 (7.69%) Change Management
10 7 (7.69%) Cryptography
10 7 (7.69%) ITIL
10 7 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (7.69%) Presales
10 7 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) Perl
2 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 13 (14.29%) Python
4 12 (13.19%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) SQL
5 9 (9.89%) PHP
6 8 (8.79%) C
6 8 (8.79%) Ruby
7 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.59%) AWK
8 6 (6.59%) sed
9 5 (5.49%) C++
10 4 (4.40%) Go
11 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (37.36%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (30.77%) CCNP
3 21 (23.08%) Degree
4 20 (21.98%) CCSA
5 15 (16.48%) CCDP
5 15 (16.48%) CCSE
6 14 (15.38%) CCNA
7 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.79%) DV Cleared
8 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
9 7 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (6.59%) RHCE
11 5 (5.49%) CCIE
11 5 (5.49%) GIAC
12 4 (4.40%) CISM
12 4 (4.40%) CISSP
13 2 (2.20%) CREST Certified
14 1 (1.10%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.09%) Snort
3 8 (8.79%) iptables
4 6 (6.59%) NFS
4 6 (6.59%) Postfix
4 6 (6.59%) Squid
4 6 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.49%) Varnish
6 4 (4.40%) Docker
7 3 (3.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (3.30%) Gluster
8 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.20%) Firmware
8 2 (2.20%) vSphere
9 1 (1.10%) Ceph
9 1 (1.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) Nagios
2 13 (14.29%) Puppet
3 12 (13.19%) Nmap
4 6 (6.59%) Ansible
5 4 (4.40%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.30%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.30%) QRadar
6 3 (3.30%) Sysdig
7 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.20%) WSUS
8 1 (1.10%) Grafana
8 1 (1.10%) Graphite
8 1 (1.10%) Icinga
8 1 (1.10%) Kibana
8 1 (1.10%) logstash
8 1 (1.10%) Nessus
8 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) Cisco
2 28 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 24 (26.37%) F5
4 20 (21.98%) Juniper
5 14 (15.38%) VMware
6 12 (13.19%) SAP
7 9 (9.89%) HP
8 8 (8.79%) Cloudera
8 8 (8.79%) Hortonworks
8 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.69%) MapR
9 7 (7.69%) Oracle
9 7 (7.69%) Palo Alto
10 6 (6.59%) CA
10 6 (6.59%) EMC
10 6 (6.59%) NetApp
10 6 (6.59%) NETGEAR
10 6 (6.59%) Novell
11 5 (5.49%) Citrix
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