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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 111 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 15 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.47% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 1.80% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £413 £150 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £144 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £184 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.96%
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
566 665 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.41% 26.27% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 283 205
Median daily rate £365 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 21
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.50 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 0 5 £475 +304.25% 1
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
3 15 (51.72%) FortiGate
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
5 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 12 (41.38%) Network Security
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (37.93%) HTTP
7 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) CCNP
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) Fortinet
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) F5
11 6 (20.69%) .NET
11 6 (20.69%) C#
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.69%) BGP
12 5 (17.24%) OSPF
12 5 (17.24%) CISSP
12 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
12 5 (17.24%) SSL
12 5 (17.24%) RIP
12 5 (17.24%) SNMP

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
3 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (41.38%) Network Security
5 11 (37.93%) HTTP
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (20.69%) BGP
8 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
8 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (17.24%) FWSM
8 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
8 5 (17.24%) OSPF
8 5 (17.24%) RIP
8 5 (17.24%) SMTP
8 5 (17.24%) SNMP
8 5 (17.24%) SSL
8 5 (17.24%) VRRP
9 4 (13.79%) Broadband
10 3 (10.34%) 3G
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Fiddler
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Security Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IP Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IP Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Azure Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.24%) FastCGI
2 5 (17.24%) LINQ
2 5 (17.24%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) WCF
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 5 (17.24%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) AppFabric
3 1 (3.45%) CGI
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth2
3 1 (3.45%) SAML
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
1 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (17.24%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (17.24%) MVC
2 5 (17.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (17.24%) Web Development
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
3 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.45%) B2B
5 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) PHP
2 5 (17.24%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNP
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCSA
2 5 (17.24%) CCSE
2 5 (17.24%) CISSP
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) MCTS
5 2 (6.90%) CCA
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) MCSD
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Nmap
3 1 (3.45%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) F5
4 7 (24.14%) Fortinet
5 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.90%) AppSense
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) Meraki
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) NetScout
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Remedy