The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
UK / England
Rank 508 539 516
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 69 50 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.73% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 38
Median daily rate £370 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £42.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +17.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £24.00 £41.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £42.72

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6264 6804 7144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.90% 14.45% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3950 4068 3948
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 296 423
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.83 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.74% +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £44.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
London +22 23 £375 -25.00% 7
South East +19 19 £350 +7.69% 5
South West +11 14 £450 - 3
East of England -1 7 £288 -23.33% 1
North West +17 2 £420 +5.00%
East Midlands - 2 £363 -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 70 (48.95%) Cisco
2 65 (45.45%) Linux
3 57 (39.86%) TCP/IP
4 49 (34.27%) Firewall
5 38 (26.57%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (25.17%) Windows
7 34 (23.78%) Juniper
8 32 (22.38%) Security Cleared
9 30 (20.98%) CCNA
10 28 (19.58%) CCNP
10 28 (19.58%) VoIP
11 27 (18.88%) SQL
12 26 (18.18%) CheckPoint
12 26 (18.18%) Network Security
13 25 (17.48%) Riverbed
14 24 (16.78%) Perl
14 24 (16.78%) Python
14 24 (16.78%) LAN
15 23 (16.08%) DHCP
15 23 (16.08%) DNS
15 23 (16.08%) C++
16 21 (14.69%) ITIL
16 21 (14.69%) Wireless
16 21 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (14.69%) Ruby
16 21 (14.69%) Bash Shell
16 21 (14.69%) Cisco Nexus
17 19 (13.29%) Docker
17 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
17 19 (13.29%) Penetration Testing

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.49%) Confluence
2 13 (9.09%) Apache Qpid
3 11 (7.69%) Apache
4 6 (4.20%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.10%) IIS
7 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (3.50%) IaaS
4 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 57 (39.86%) TCP/IP
2 49 (34.27%) Firewall
3 28 (19.58%) VoIP
4 26 (18.18%) Network Security
5 24 (16.78%) LAN
6 23 (16.08%) DHCP
6 23 (16.08%) DNS
7 21 (14.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (14.69%) Wireless
8 19 (13.29%) WAN
9 18 (12.59%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (11.89%) OSPF
10 17 (11.89%) VPN
11 15 (10.49%) Ethernet
12 14 (9.79%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (9.79%) SAN
13 13 (9.09%) AMQP
14 12 (8.39%) NX-OS
15 11 (7.69%) 4G
15 11 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.50%) dBASE
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (2.80%) Ingres
4 3 (2.10%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
5 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) JIRA
2 15 (10.49%) GDB
2 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.49%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.79%) Bitbucket
3 14 (9.79%) CMake
4 13 (9.09%) GoogleTest
5 11 (7.69%) Valgrind
6 9 (6.29%) GCC
6 9 (6.29%) Subversion
6 9 (6.29%) Trac
7 7 (4.90%) Metasploit
8 6 (4.20%) Fiddler
8 6 (4.20%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (3.50%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (2.10%) VTune
11 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.40%) Hudson
11 2 (1.40%) PhantomJS
11 2 (1.40%) Selenium
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Back Office
2 13 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.29%) Advertising
4 6 (4.20%) Banking
5 3 (2.10%) Legal
6 2 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Military
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.28%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.38%) Developer
3 13 (9.09%) Administrator
3 13 (9.09%) Analyst
3 13 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 10 (6.99%) Information Security Administrator
5 10 (6.99%) Network Administrator
5 10 (6.99%) Network Security Administrator
5 10 (6.99%) Security Administrator
6 9 (6.29%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Security Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Network Support
9 6 (4.20%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) STL
2 11 (7.69%) Web Services
3 9 (6.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (6.29%) HTML
4 8 (5.59%) CSS
5 6 (4.20%) XML
6 5 (3.50%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (2.80%) Android SDK
7 4 (2.80%) iOS SDK
7 4 (2.80%) RESTful
8 3 (2.10%) 802.1X
8 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.10%) JSON
8 3 (2.10%) Node.js
8 3 (2.10%) Pandas
8 3 (2.10%) REST
8 3 (2.10%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (1.40%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.40%) Middleware
10 1 (0.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (4.90%) Algorithms
2 7 (4.90%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.50%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.80%) MPEG
5 4 (2.80%) STB
5 4 (2.80%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.10%) PlayStation
6 3 (2.10%) Xbox
7 2 (1.40%) Clustering
7 2 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
8 1 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
8 1 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 65 (45.45%) Linux
2 36 (25.17%) Windows
3 19 (13.29%) Unix
4 18 (12.59%) Windows Server
5 15 (10.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.99%) CentOS
7 9 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.90%) SUSE
10 4 (2.80%) Android
10 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.40%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.70%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (14.69%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (11.89%) DevOps
3 17 (11.89%) Network Management
4 15 (10.49%) Automated Testing
5 14 (9.79%) Information Security
6 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.39%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.99%) Network Architecture
9 9 (6.29%) Cross-Platform Development
9 9 (6.29%) Multithreading
9 9 (6.29%) Network Design
9 9 (6.29%) OO
10 8 (5.59%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (5.59%) Network Packet Capture
10 8 (5.59%) Scrum
11 7 (4.90%) Memory Management
11 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) SQL
2 24 (16.78%) Perl
2 24 (16.78%) Python
3 23 (16.08%) C++
4 21 (14.69%) Bash Shell
4 21 (14.69%) Ruby
5 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.29%) C
7 8 (5.59%) Java
8 6 (4.20%) C#
8 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.50%) Ada
10 4 (2.80%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) Ada 95
11 1 (0.70%) Go
11 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.70%) PHP
11 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (26.57%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (22.38%) Security Cleared
3 30 (20.98%) CCNA
4 28 (19.58%) CCNP
5 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
6 13 (9.09%) CCIE
7 12 (8.39%) CISSP
8 10 (6.99%) DV Cleared
9 9 (6.29%) CCSE
10 6 (4.20%) GIAC
10 6 (4.20%) SANS
11 4 (2.80%) CCDA
11 4 (2.80%) Degree
11 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.80%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.80%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.80%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.40%) CCSA
12 2 (1.40%) ISEB
13 1 (0.70%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) SLA
2 7 (4.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.70%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (13.29%) Docker
2 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.10%) Firmware
6 2 (1.40%) Gluster
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.40%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.70%) HDFS
7 1 (0.70%) iptables
7 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (10.49%) Nagios
2 7 (4.90%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (4.20%) EnCase
3 6 (4.20%) Nmap
3 6 (4.20%) SCOM
4 5 (3.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.40%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.40%) Nessus
5 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.40%) Puppet
5 2 (1.40%) SCCM
5 2 (1.40%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.70%) Cacti
6 1 (0.70%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.70%) Graphite
6 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.70%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (48.95%) Cisco
2 34 (23.78%) Juniper
3 26 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 25 (17.48%) Riverbed
5 17 (11.89%) Google
6 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
6 16 (11.19%) Red Hat
7 13 (9.09%) Dell
7 13 (9.09%) F5
8 11 (7.69%) Ericsson
8 11 (7.69%) Huawei
8 11 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 11 (7.69%) Nokia
8 11 (7.69%) Nokia Networks
9 10 (6.99%) SolarWinds
9 10 (6.99%) VMware
10 9 (6.29%) HP
11 7 (4.90%) Blue Coat
11 7 (4.90%) Oracle
12 6 (4.20%) Brocade
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