The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
London / City of London
Rank 156 - 185
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £380 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £42.72

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
359 351 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.12% 10.98% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 247 515
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.78 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Radianz
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Tufin
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Gluster
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) iptables

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Gluster
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Radianz
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Tufin
2 1 (33.33%) VMware