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 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 158 192 212
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +20
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.17% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.96%
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
449 712 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 13.11% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 532 511
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
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 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 26 May 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 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) LogLogic
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) ScanSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) FireEye
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Snort
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) GCIA
1 1 (33.33%) GCIH
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) LogLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetScout
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Radianz
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) ScanSafe
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Tufin