Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Deep Packet Inspection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Deep Packet Inspection over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deep Packet Inspection
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1205 1307
Rank change year-on-year +31 +102 +9
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 24 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.000%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.008% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 1
UK median annual salary £82,500 £65,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.95% +24.76% -10.64%
10th Percentile £67,250 £52,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £91,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 - -

Deep Packet Inspection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Deep Packet Inspection
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Deep Packet Inspection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Deep Packet Inspection in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection.

Salary trend for Deep Packet Inspection in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Deep Packet Inspection in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 24 £82,500 +25.95%
London +15 21 £82,500 +25.95%
UK excluding London - 2 £57,500 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 -
Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 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 Deep Packet Inspection.

1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (95.83%) Information Security
3 21 (87.50%) SIEM
3 21 (87.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 21 (87.50%) Cyber Defence
3 21 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 19 (79.17%) Threat Detection
4 19 (79.17%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
8 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (8.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (8.33%) C
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
8 2 (8.33%) Linux

Deep Packet Inspection
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.17%) GDB
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
1 1 (4.17%) sqlmap
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Architect
1 18 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Information Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) OAuth
1 1 (4.17%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 21 (87.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 21 (87.50%) SIEM
2 21 (87.50%) Threat Intelligence
3 19 (79.17%) Identity Access Management
3 19 (79.17%) Threat Detection
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Nmap
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) HP
1 1 (4.17%) NetWitness