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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
tcpdump
UK
Rank 809 848 861
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +13
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 50 82 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 67 67
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
14098 16659 18725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.77% 16.82% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11525 13848 15207
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

tcpdump Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 24 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 24 January 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 +40 42 £55,000 - 7
London +44 15 £40,000 -34.69% 2
South East +53 8 £48,750 -11.36% 3
Glasgow +31 7 £46,000 -
Scotland +25 7 £46,000 +15.00%
East of England +11 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedford +7 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedfordshire +3 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Feltham - 7 £37,500 - 1
South West - 7 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire +13 4 - - 3
Yorkshire - 4 - -
Winchester - 4 - -
Doncaster - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +40 2 £27,500 -42.10%
Guildford +32 2 £27,500 -42.10%
Oxfordshire +30 2 £70,000 +75.00%
Gloucester - 2 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands -1 1 £67,500 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £67,500 - 1
City of London - 1 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 (76.09%) Wireshark
2 44 (47.83%) Firewall
3 42 (45.65%) TCP/IP
4 41 (44.57%) Cisco
4 41 (44.57%) Linux
5 37 (40.22%) DNS
6 35 (38.04%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (31.52%) CheckPoint
7 29 (31.52%) HTTP
7 29 (31.52%) CCNP
8 27 (29.35%) F5
9 26 (28.26%) VPN
10 24 (26.09%) OSPF
10 24 (26.09%) BGP
10 24 (26.09%) Juniper
10 24 (26.09%) LDAP
10 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
11 23 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (25.00%) WAN
11 23 (25.00%) Network Security
11 23 (25.00%) Information Security
12 21 (22.83%) Degree
12 21 (22.83%) LAN
13 20 (21.74%) SSL
14 19 (20.65%) VMware
14 19 (20.65%) Perl
14 19 (20.65%) Load Balancing
14 19 (20.65%) CCSA
15 18 (19.57%) SQL
15 18 (19.57%) Apache

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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 (19.57%) Apache
2 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.61%) nginx
4 6 (6.52%) JBoss
4 6 (6.52%) Liferay
4 6 (6.52%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.26%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) Jetty
6 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.26%) Magento
3 2 (2.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.26%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Datadog
6 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (76.09%) Wireshark
2 44 (47.83%) Firewall
3 42 (45.65%) TCP/IP
4 37 (40.22%) DNS
5 29 (31.52%) HTTP
6 26 (28.26%) VPN
7 24 (26.09%) BGP
7 24 (26.09%) LDAP
7 24 (26.09%) OSPF
8 23 (25.00%) Network Security
8 23 (25.00%) WAN
9 21 (22.83%) LAN
10 20 (21.74%) SSL
11 17 (18.48%) MPLS
12 15 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (16.30%) DHCP
13 14 (15.22%) FTP
14 13 (14.13%) SMTP
14 13 (14.13%) SNMP
14 13 (14.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) MySQL
2 9 (9.78%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.70%) Big Data
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.26%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.26%) Redis
7 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.52%) Hudson
4 3 (3.26%) GDB
5 2 (2.17%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.09%) GitLab
General
1 18 (19.57%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Games
3 8 (8.70%) Electronics
3 8 (8.70%) Marketing
3 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Consultant
3 19 (20.65%) Network Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) Security Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Network Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) SOC Analyst
6 11 (11.96%) Network Security Consultant
6 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Security Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Administrator
8 9 (9.78%) Security Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Network Support
9 8 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Architect
10 7 (7.61%) Information Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (7.61%) SIEM Analyst
11 6 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) LAMP
2 10 (10.87%) 802.1X
3 7 (7.61%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (6.52%) JDBC
4 6 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (4.35%) Memcached
5 4 (4.35%) Web Services
6 3 (3.26%) HTML
6 3 (3.26%) Regular Expression
6 3 (3.26%) SPNEGO
6 3 (3.26%) XML
7 2 (2.17%) Kafka
8 1 (1.09%) ELK Stack
8 1 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 23 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.04%) Clustering
4 8 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.70%) PKI
4 8 (8.70%) Replication
5 6 (6.52%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.52%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.43%) Virtual Team
7 4 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.57%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Unix
3 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.70%) Windows
4 7 (7.61%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.52%) Debian
5 6 (6.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.43%) CentOS
7 4 (4.35%) Android
7 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.26%) Solaris
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Information Security
2 19 (20.65%) Load Balancing
3 18 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (17.39%) SIEM
5 12 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 12 (13.04%) Network Architecture
6 11 (11.96%) Change Management
6 11 (11.96%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.78%) Network Management
8 9 (9.78%) Security Monitoring
8 9 (9.78%) Security Operations
9 8 (8.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (8.70%) Cryptography
9 8 (8.70%) ITIL
9 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) Perl
2 18 (19.57%) Python
2 18 (19.57%) SQL
3 17 (18.48%) Bash Shell
4 15 (16.30%) Java
5 11 (11.96%) PHP
6 9 (9.78%) C
6 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.70%) Ruby
8 6 (6.52%) AWK
8 6 (6.52%) C++
8 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.52%) sed
9 5 (5.43%) Go
10 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.09%) R
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (38.04%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (31.52%) CCNP
3 21 (22.83%) Degree
4 19 (20.65%) CCSA
5 14 (15.22%) CCNA
6 12 (13.04%) CCDP
6 12 (13.04%) CCSE
7 7 (7.61%) CCNP Voice
7 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.52%) RHCE
9 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.43%) GIAC
9 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.35%) CISM
10 4 (4.35%) CISSP
11 3 (3.26%) CCIE
12 2 (2.17%) CREST Certified
13 1 (1.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.96%) Snort
3 9 (9.78%) iptables
4 6 (6.52%) NFS
4 6 (6.52%) Postfix
4 6 (6.52%) Squid
4 6 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.43%) Varnish
6 4 (4.35%) Docker
7 3 (3.26%) Firmware
7 3 (3.26%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (2.17%) Gluster
8 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.17%) pfSense
9 1 (1.09%) Ceph
9 1 (1.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Nagios
2 14 (15.22%) Nmap
3 13 (14.13%) Puppet
4 7 (7.61%) Ansible
5 4 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.26%) Nessus
6 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.26%) QRadar
7 2 (2.17%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.17%) Iperf
7 2 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.17%) Sysdig
7 2 (2.17%) WSUS
8 1 (1.09%) Grafana
8 1 (1.09%) Graphite
8 1 (1.09%) Icinga
8 1 (1.09%) Kibana
8 1 (1.09%) logstash
8 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (44.57%) Cisco
2 29 (31.52%) CheckPoint
3 27 (29.35%) F5
4 24 (26.09%) Juniper
5 19 (20.65%) VMware
6 12 (13.04%) SAP
7 10 (10.87%) HP
7 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.70%) Cloudera
9 8 (8.70%) Hortonworks
9 8 (8.70%) Palo Alto
10 7 (7.61%) MapR
10 7 (7.61%) NetScout
10 7 (7.61%) Oracle
11 6 (6.52%) CA
11 6 (6.52%) EMC
11 6 (6.52%) NetApp
11 6 (6.52%) NETGEAR
11 6 (6.52%) Novell
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