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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 166 184 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.064% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 0.49% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £304 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.50% -36.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £241 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £366 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
Wireshark
London

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
536 611 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.70% 12.98% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 461 536
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -24.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (60.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) Radianz
5 5 (50.00%) Change Management
5 5 (50.00%) TippingPoint
5 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) WAAS
5 5 (50.00%) Aruba
5 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (50.00%) Tufin
5 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto

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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (50.00%) WAAS
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (20.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) FCoE
8 1 (10.00%) MRTG
8 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Ingres
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCSA
1 2 (20.00%) CCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) GCIA
2 1 (10.00%) GCIH
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) EnCase
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (60.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
3 5 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (50.00%) Aruba
3 5 (50.00%) FireEye
3 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (50.00%) Radianz
3 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (50.00%) TippingPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Tufin
4 4 (40.00%) LogLogic
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) VMware