The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 106 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 13 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 1.50% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £490 £288 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.43% -22.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
Wireshark
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
461 533 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.86% 21.29% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 279 239
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 25
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.59% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.70 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region.

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 5 - - 2
Newbury +6 4 - - 1
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 15 (57.69%) CCNP
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) FortiGate
5 11 (42.31%) HTTP
6 8 (30.77%) CCNA
6 8 (30.77%) CCIE
6 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 8 (30.77%) Fortinet
6 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 7 (26.92%) 4G
7 7 (26.92%) Back Office
7 7 (26.92%) 3G
7 7 (26.92%) CISSP
7 7 (26.92%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) HTTPS
8 6 (23.08%) RIP
8 6 (23.08%) SNMP
8 6 (23.08%) SMTP
8 6 (23.08%) OSPF
8 6 (23.08%) BGP
8 6 (23.08%) VRRP
8 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
8 6 (23.08%) CCSA
8 6 (23.08%) F5
8 6 (23.08%) High Availability
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (23.08%) FWSM

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) HTTP
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) 3G
5 7 (26.92%) 4G
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) BGP
6 6 (23.08%) BIG-IP
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (23.08%) FWSM
6 6 (23.08%) HTTPS
6 6 (23.08%) OSPF
6 6 (23.08%) RIP
6 6 (23.08%) SMTP
6 6 (23.08%) SNMP
6 6 (23.08%) VRRP
7 5 (19.23%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AppScan
1 1 (3.85%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.85%) GDB
1 1 (3.85%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Back Office
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Security Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) IP Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) IP Security Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Video On Demand Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Broadcast Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (15.38%) MPEG
2 4 (15.38%) STB
2 4 (15.38%) Video on Demand
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
1 6 (23.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 6 (23.08%) High Availability
1 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 6 (23.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (23.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Broadcast Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) OWASP
5 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CCNP
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCIE
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) CISSP
4 6 (23.08%) CCSA
4 6 (23.08%) CCSE
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) GPEN
6 1 (3.85%) GWAPT
6 1 (3.85%) GXPN
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSD
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) OSCE
6 1 (3.85%) OSCP
6 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) FortiGate
2 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.85%) Core Impact
3 1 (3.85%) HP Fortify
3 1 (3.85%) Nessus
3 1 (3.85%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.85%) Nmap
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.85%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Fortinet
3 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) F5
4 5 (19.23%) Ericsson
4 5 (19.23%) Huawei
4 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 5 (19.23%) Nokia
4 5 (19.23%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (11.54%) Ipanema Technologies
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft