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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 159 158 205
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +47
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.029% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £520 £382 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.12% -6.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
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
435 366 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 10.55% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 279 558
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (62.50%) Tufin
3 5 (62.50%) WAAS
3 5 (62.50%) Aruba
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 5 (62.50%) FireEye
3 5 (62.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (62.50%) Radianz
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Change 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) WAAS
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) FCoE
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) IPv4
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) MGCP
5 1 (12.50%) MRTG
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Ingres
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Security Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) E-Discovery
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) Gluster
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EnCase
1 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
1 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 5 (62.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (62.50%) Aruba
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) FireEye
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
2 5 (62.50%) Radianz
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
2 5 (62.50%) TippingPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Tufin
3 3 (37.50%) LogLogic
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft