The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for tcpdump skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

tcpdump
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs citing tcpdump 5 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.77% 2.28% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 10.56% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 9
Median salary £65,000 £67,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.98% +25.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -16.36% +17.64%  

tcpdump is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 64 180 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 9.86% 21.58% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 170 141
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing tcpdump as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for tcpdump in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing tcpdump in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for tcpdump in Bedfordshire

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Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing tcpdump in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for tcpdump in Bedfordshire

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Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Bedford -9 5 £65,000 -2.98%
tcpdump
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for tcpdump.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) CCSA
1 16 (100.00%) CCSE
1 16 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 15 (93.75%) Network Security
2 15 (93.75%) CCDP
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (87.50%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Network Management
5 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
5 9 (56.25%) Presales
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) MS Visio
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) Driving Licence
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (37.50%) F5
8 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
8 5 (31.25%) CA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Visio
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 15 (93.75%) Network Security
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Consultant
1 14 (87.50%) Network Consultant
2 13 (81.25%) Network Security Consultant
2 13 (81.25%) Security Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Presales Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (68.75%) Network Management
3 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
3 9 (56.25%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCSA
1 16 (100.00%) CCSE
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCDP
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) CA