The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 121 130 142
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.072% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.39% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £220 £350
% change year-on-year
+78.40% -37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Wireshark
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
373 509 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.72% 18.45% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 258 179
Median daily rate £400 £326 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% +0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 59 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the East of England region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 2 £425 -
Norfolk - 1 £300 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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 East of England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Nessus
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) CCSA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) CCSE
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) DSL
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Megaco
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) RNC
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCSA
2 3 (37.50%) CCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) RHCE
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec