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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 846 937 876
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -61
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 86 41 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.037% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 31 87
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 £42,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,625 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 +96 83 £60,000 +26.31% 8
London +49 35 £75,000 +20.00% 4
South East +58 31 £48,000 +3.78% 3
Berkshire +39 21 £60,000 - 2
Reading - 12 £60,000 - 2
East of England +32 9 £56,250 +9.75%
Slough +14 7 £38,000 -
Surrey - 7 £45,000 - 1
Guildford - 6 £45,000 - 1
South West +21 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Bedfordshire +19 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Mayfair - 5 £100,000 -
Bedford +8 4 £56,000 +1.81%
Somerset - 4 £55,000 -
Street - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +27 2 - -
Hertfordshire +27 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Milton Keynes +27 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +8 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Wales +8 2 £31,000 -43.63%
South Wales +2 2 £31,000 -43.63%
Cardiff -1 2 £31,000 -43.63%
Nottingham - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +56 1 £80,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire 0 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 157 (81.77%) Wireshark
2 107 (55.73%) Firewall
3 104 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 82 (42.71%) Cisco
5 75 (39.06%) WAN
6 74 (38.54%) Linux
7 64 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (31.77%) OSPF
8 61 (31.77%) HTTP
9 58 (30.21%) LAN
10 57 (29.69%) DNS
11 54 (28.13%) CCNP
12 53 (27.60%) Perl
12 53 (27.60%) Network Security
13 52 (27.08%) BGP
13 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
14 47 (24.48%) Load Balancing
15 46 (23.96%) F5
15 46 (23.96%) SIEM
15 46 (23.96%) Snort
16 43 (22.40%) Finance
16 43 (22.40%) Bash Shell
17 42 (21.88%) Juniper
18 41 (21.35%) Red Hat
18 41 (21.35%) VMware
19 40 (20.83%) Security Operations
20 38 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (19.79%) ITIL
20 38 (19.79%) Unix
20 38 (19.79%) LDAP

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 16 (8.33%) Apache
2 14 (7.29%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.21%) JBoss
3 10 (5.21%) Liferay
4 4 (2.08%) IIS
4 4 (2.08%) nginx
5 3 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (10.94%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.60%) Amazon S3
2 5 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 157 (81.77%) Wireshark
2 107 (55.73%) Firewall
3 104 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 75 (39.06%) WAN
5 61 (31.77%) HTTP
5 61 (31.77%) OSPF
6 58 (30.21%) LAN
7 57 (29.69%) DNS
8 53 (27.60%) Network Security
9 52 (27.08%) BGP
10 38 (19.79%) LDAP
11 37 (19.27%) Spanning Tree
12 35 (18.23%) BIG-IP
13 34 (17.71%) SMTP
14 30 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (12.50%) MPLS
17 23 (11.98%) Intrusion Detection
17 23 (11.98%) SAN
18 22 (11.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.94%) MySQL
1 21 (10.94%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (13.54%) Git (software)
1 26 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.33%) Subversion
3 12 (6.25%) Ant
3 12 (6.25%) GCC
4 10 (5.21%) Hudson
5 9 (4.69%) Metasploit
6 5 (2.60%) JMeter
7 4 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.56%) TestLink
8 3 (1.56%) The Grinder
8 3 (1.56%) VersionOne
9 1 (0.52%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.52%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.52%) Maven
9 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (22.40%) Finance
2 20 (10.42%) Banking
3 15 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.21%) Electronics
4 10 (5.21%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.21%) Marketing
5 6 (3.13%) Law
6 5 (2.60%) Retail
7 4 (2.08%) Legal
7 4 (2.08%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (28.65%) Analyst
2 43 (22.40%) Network Engineer
3 32 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 23 (11.98%) Consultant
4 23 (11.98%) Network Consultant
4 23 (11.98%) Network Support
4 23 (11.98%) Network Support Engineer
4 23 (11.98%) Support Engineer
5 20 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (10.42%) Senior Network Support
5 20 (10.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 20 (10.42%) Senior Support Engineer
6 16 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
6 16 (8.33%) Security Consultant
7 13 (6.77%) Administrator
7 13 (6.77%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Network Analyst
9 11 (5.73%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.33%) LAMP
2 12 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (5.21%) JDBC
3 10 (5.21%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (4.17%) Web Services
5 4 (2.08%) HTML
5 4 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (1.56%) REST
6 3 (1.56%) XML
7 2 (1.04%) Memcached
7 2 (1.04%) SOAP
8 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.06%) Data Centre
1 27 (14.06%) Management Information System
2 24 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 22 (11.46%) PKI
3 22 (11.46%) Virtual Team
4 18 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.29%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (6.77%) Clustering
8 12 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
9 10 (5.21%) Cryptography
10 8 (4.17%) Hedge funds
10 8 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (4.17%) Replication
11 7 (3.65%) Client/Server
11 7 (3.65%) Driving Licence
12 6 (3.13%) Cybercrime
12 6 (3.13%) Internet of Things
13 4 (2.08%) Grid Computing
13 4 (2.08%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 74 (38.54%) Linux
2 38 (19.79%) Unix
3 31 (16.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (15.63%) Windows
5 21 (10.94%) CentOS
5 21 (10.94%) Windows Server
6 15 (7.81%) Solaris
7 12 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (5.21%) Debian
8 10 (5.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 8 (4.17%) FreeBSD
9 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (3.65%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.08%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.56%) Kali Linux
13 2 (1.04%) SVR4
13 2 (1.04%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.48%) Load Balancing
2 46 (23.96%) SIEM
3 40 (20.83%) Security Operations
4 38 (19.79%) ITIL
5 36 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (13.02%) Presales
7 24 (12.50%) Information Security
7 24 (12.50%) Network Management
8 21 (10.94%) Incident Management
9 20 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (9.38%) Configuration Management
11 17 (8.85%) Defect Management
11 17 (8.85%) Service Delivery
12 14 (7.29%) Ethical Hacking
13 13 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
14 12 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
14 12 (6.25%) Network Architecture
15 10 (5.21%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (5.21%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.60%) Perl
2 43 (22.40%) Bash Shell
3 35 (18.23%) Java
4 33 (17.19%) SQL
5 26 (13.54%) Ruby
6 25 (13.02%) Python
7 15 (7.81%) PHP
8 13 (6.77%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.25%) C++
10 10 (5.21%) AWK
10 10 (5.21%) sed
10 10 (5.21%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.17%) C
12 5 (2.60%) Erlang
12 5 (2.60%) Haskell
12 5 (2.60%) Korn
12 5 (2.60%) Lisp
13 3 (1.56%) Groovy
14 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (28.13%) CCNP
3 37 (19.27%) CISSP
4 36 (18.75%) Degree
5 35 (18.23%) CEH
6 32 (16.67%) GCIH
7 25 (13.02%) GCIA
8 21 (10.94%) CCDP
8 21 (10.94%) RHCE
9 15 (7.81%) GIAC
10 14 (7.29%) CCSA
10 14 (7.29%) SANS
10 14 (7.29%) SSCP
11 13 (6.77%) CCNA
11 13 (6.77%) CCSE
12 11 (5.73%) ISEB
12 11 (5.73%) ISTQB
13 9 (4.69%) CompTIA Security+
13 9 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.29%) COBIT
2 10 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.56%) SAS 70
4 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 46 (23.96%) Snort
2 38 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (16.15%) Active Directory
4 26 (13.54%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (13.02%) NFS
6 18 (9.38%) iptables
7 11 (5.73%) Postfix
8 10 (5.21%) Squid
9 4 (2.08%) Firmware
10 3 (1.56%) Varnish
10 3 (1.56%) vSphere
11 2 (1.04%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.52%) Docker
12 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (16.67%) Nmap
2 30 (15.63%) Puppet
3 22 (11.46%) Nagios
4 19 (9.90%) Nessus
5 12 (6.25%) EnCase
6 6 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.60%) CFEngine
8 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.04%) RSA enVision
10 1 (0.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 82 (42.71%) Cisco
2 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
3 46 (23.96%) F5
4 42 (21.88%) Juniper
5 41 (21.35%) Red Hat
5 41 (21.35%) VMware
6 25 (13.02%) Microsoft
6 25 (13.02%) Oracle
6 25 (13.02%) Splunk
7 24 (12.50%) HP
8 23 (11.98%) NetApp
9 22 (11.46%) NetScout
10 20 (10.42%) SAP
11 15 (7.81%) ArcSight
12 13 (6.77%) Citrix
13 12 (6.25%) 3PAR
14 10 (5.21%) EMC
14 10 (5.21%) Novell
15 9 (4.69%) Sourcefire
16 8 (4.17%) NETGEAR
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