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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 852 900 872
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -28
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 38 63 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.058% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.35% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 85
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%

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
15911 18017 20880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.93% 16.56% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13030 14970 16458
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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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 1 October 2016 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 16 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 1 October 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 +40 38 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South East +62 20 £60,000 +20.00% 2
London +63 17 £56,500 +2.72% 1
Berkshire +48 17 £60,000 +20.00%
Reading +42 15 £60,000 +20.00%
Hackney - 3 - -
Surrey +15 2 £50,000 - 2
City of London - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford - 2 £50,000 - 2
East of England +22 1 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Bedford +16 1 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Bedfordshire +10 1 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £56,500 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £52,500 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 105 (85.37%) Wireshark
2 74 (60.16%) Firewall
3 65 (52.85%) TCP/IP
4 62 (50.41%) Cisco
5 49 (39.84%) DNS
5 49 (39.84%) Linux
6 42 (34.15%) OSPF
7 41 (33.33%) Juniper
7 41 (33.33%) HTTP
8 40 (32.52%) WAN
9 38 (30.89%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (30.89%) snoop
10 36 (29.27%) Network Security
11 34 (27.64%) F5
12 31 (25.20%) VMware
12 31 (25.20%) BGP
13 30 (24.39%) CCNP
14 29 (23.58%) Unix
14 29 (23.58%) Perl
14 29 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (22.76%) LAN
16 26 (21.14%) VPN
16 26 (21.14%) CheckPoint
16 26 (21.14%) BIG-IP
17 25 (20.33%) Degree
17 25 (20.33%) Service Delivery
17 25 (20.33%) Active Directory
17 25 (20.33%) HP
18 23 (18.70%) LDAP
18 23 (18.70%) Load Balancing

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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 12 (9.76%) Apache
2 8 (6.50%) IIS
3 5 (4.07%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.25%) nginx
5 3 (2.44%) SAS
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (85.37%) Wireshark
2 74 (60.16%) Firewall
3 65 (52.85%) TCP/IP
4 49 (39.84%) DNS
5 42 (34.15%) OSPF
6 41 (33.33%) HTTP
7 40 (32.52%) WAN
8 38 (30.89%) snoop
9 36 (29.27%) Network Security
10 31 (25.20%) BGP
11 28 (22.76%) LAN
12 26 (21.14%) BIG-IP
12 26 (21.14%) VPN
13 23 (18.70%) LDAP
13 23 (18.70%) SSH
14 20 (16.26%) MPLS
14 20 (16.26%) Spanning Tree
15 19 (15.45%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (13.82%) SMTP
17 16 (13.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.69%) MySQL
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.32%) Subversion
4 8 (6.50%) Ant
4 8 (6.50%) GCC
5 3 (2.44%) Xdebug
6 2 (1.63%) JMeter
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.81%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.81%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Hudson
7 1 (0.81%) Maven
7 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.57%) Banking
3 13 (10.57%) Electronics
4 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.13%) Marketing
5 4 (3.25%) Music Industry
6 3 (2.44%) Games
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.51%) Analyst
2 24 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 20 (16.26%) Network Support
3 20 (16.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Juniper Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Unix Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Security Analyst
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Security Support Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Network Support
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Support Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (6.50%) HTML
3 7 (5.69%) XML
4 6 (4.88%) LAMP
5 4 (3.25%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (3.25%) Web Services
6 3 (2.44%) Memcached
7 2 (1.63%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.63%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.81%) HTML5
8 1 (0.81%) JDBC
8 1 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Computer Science
1 19 (15.45%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.20%) PKI
3 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.94%) Virtual Team
5 8 (6.50%) Clustering
5 8 (6.50%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (6.50%) Replication
6 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.69%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (4.88%) Hedge funds
7 6 (4.88%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.25%) Cryptography
8 4 (3.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.25%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.25%) Social Network
9 3 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.84%) Linux
2 29 (23.58%) Unix
3 22 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (14.63%) Windows
5 15 (12.20%) CentOS
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
7 12 (9.76%) Solaris
8 8 (6.50%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (5.69%) Debian
10 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.63%) SVR4
12 1 (0.81%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Service Delivery
2 23 (18.70%) Load Balancing
3 20 (16.26%) Information Security
4 19 (15.45%) Security Operations
4 19 (15.45%) SIEM
5 17 (13.82%) Change Management
5 17 (13.82%) Configuration Management
5 17 (13.82%) ITIL
5 17 (13.82%) Problem Management
5 17 (13.82%) Trend Analysis
6 12 (9.76%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.94%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (8.94%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.13%) Defect Management
8 10 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
9 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.32%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) Perl
2 21 (17.07%) Bash Shell
2 21 (17.07%) Java
2 21 (17.07%) Python
3 15 (12.20%) PHP
4 14 (11.38%) Ruby
5 12 (9.76%) SQL
6 11 (8.94%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.32%) C++
8 5 (4.07%) Korn
9 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.63%) C
10 2 (1.63%) Go
11 1 (0.81%) AWK
11 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.81%) R
11 1 (0.81%) sed
11 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (24.39%) CCNP
3 25 (20.33%) Degree
4 16 (13.01%) GCIA
5 15 (12.20%) CISSP
5 15 (12.20%) GCIH
6 13 (10.57%) CEH
7 12 (9.76%) SSCP
8 10 (8.13%) ISEB
8 10 (8.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (7.32%) CCNA
9 9 (7.32%) ISTQB
10 8 (6.50%) RHCE
11 6 (4.88%) CCDP
11 6 (4.88%) CCSA
11 6 (4.88%) CCSE
11 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
11 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.63%) GIAC
13 1 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) COBIT
2 9 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (6.50%) SLA
4 3 (2.44%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (20.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (17.89%) Snort
4 18 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (10.57%) iptables
6 9 (7.32%) NFS
7 7 (5.69%) Firmware
7 7 (5.69%) vSphere
8 3 (2.44%) Docker
8 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.44%) pfSense
8 3 (2.44%) Varnish
9 2 (1.63%) Postfix
10 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.81%) Squid
10 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (14.63%) Puppet
2 13 (10.57%) Nagios
3 10 (8.13%) Nessus
3 10 (8.13%) Nmap
4 6 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.07%) CFEngine
6 3 (2.44%) Ansible
6 3 (2.44%) Iperf
6 3 (2.44%) WSUS
7 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.81%) QRadar
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.81%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (50.41%) Cisco
2 41 (33.33%) Juniper
3 34 (27.64%) F5
4 31 (25.20%) VMware
5 26 (21.14%) CheckPoint
6 25 (20.33%) HP
7 22 (17.89%) Red Hat
8 20 (16.26%) NetScout
9 15 (12.20%) Splunk
10 11 (8.94%) Palo Alto
10 11 (8.94%) SAP
11 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.32%) NetApp
11 9 (7.32%) Oracle
12 8 (6.50%) 3PAR
12 8 (6.50%) Citrix
12 8 (6.50%) NETGEAR
12 8 (6.50%) Qualys
13 7 (5.69%) ArcSight
13 7 (5.69%) Foundry
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