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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
London / City of London
Rank 151 - 185
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £40.00

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
397 331 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 10.77% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 234 488
Median daily rate £430 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MRTG
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAAS
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Ingres
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Gluster
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) FireEye
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Radianz
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Tufin