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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Deep Packet Inspection
UK
Rank 819 940 947
Rank change year-on-year +121 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Deep Packet Inspection 30 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 7
Median salary £66,000 £46,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.70% -28.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 -
% change year-on-year -8.10% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Deep Packet Inspection
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Deep Packet Inspection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Deep Packet Inspection in the UK

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 10 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 3 months to 23 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
England +117 30 £66,000 +42.70% 2
London +96 22 £75,000 -
South West - 6 £41,250 - 1
Bristol - 4 £41,250 -
South East +66 2 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Berkshire +30 2 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £41,250 - 1
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
Swindon - 2 £41,250 -
City of London - 1 £62,500 -

Deep Packet Inspection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 30 (63.83%) Information Security
3 28 (59.57%) SIEM
4 19 (40.43%) Identity Access Management
4 19 (40.43%) Threat Detection
4 19 (40.43%) Cyber Defence
5 13 (27.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (25.53%) Banking
7 11 (23.40%) Email Filtering
7 11 (23.40%) Web Filtering
7 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (21.28%) Security Architecture
8 10 (21.28%) Anomaly Detection
8 10 (21.28%) VPN
9 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
9 9 (19.15%) Statistics
10 8 (17.02%) PKI
10 8 (17.02%) Wireshark
10 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
10 8 (17.02%) IPsec
10 8 (17.02%) SSH
10 8 (17.02%) HTTPS
10 8 (17.02%) SSL
10 8 (17.02%) Security Monitoring
10 8 (17.02%) Network Packet Analysis
10 8 (17.02%) tcpdump
10 8 (17.02%) Analytics
10 8 (17.02%) Coaching
10 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills

Deep Packet Inspection
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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (21.28%) VPN
4 8 (17.02%) HTTPS
4 8 (17.02%) IPsec
4 8 (17.02%) SSH
4 8 (17.02%) SSL
4 8 (17.02%) tcpdump
4 8 (17.02%) Wireshark
5 6 (12.77%) Wireless
6 2 (4.26%) DMZ
6 2 (4.26%) DWDM
6 2 (4.26%) LAN
6 2 (4.26%) MPLS
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) NGN
6 2 (4.26%) Packet Switching
6 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.26%) WAN
6 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (25.53%) Banking
2 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Architect
1 19 (40.43%) Security Architect
2 15 (31.91%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Security Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Performance Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Service Performance Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Splunk Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Operational Security Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Manager
8 1 (2.13%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Cyber Defence
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.02%) PKI
3 7 (14.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Information Security
2 28 (59.57%) SIEM
3 19 (40.43%) Identity Access Management
3 19 (40.43%) Threat Detection
4 11 (23.40%) Email Filtering
4 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (23.40%) Web Filtering
5 10 (21.28%) Anomaly Detection
5 10 (21.28%) Security Architecture
6 9 (19.15%) Statistics
7 8 (17.02%) Analytics
7 8 (17.02%) Coaching
7 8 (17.02%) Network Packet Analysis
7 8 (17.02%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (14.89%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (14.89%) Security Operations
9 5 (10.64%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 3 (6.38%) CISM
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) GCIH
5 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
1 7 (14.89%) Sandvine
1 7 (14.89%) Splunk
1 7 (14.89%) Tableau
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Corporate benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 day holiday, childcare vouchers
Posted: 4 days ago