The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 516 506 527
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 81 65 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.95% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 17
Average daily rate
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£369 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £191 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
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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
7272 6840 6387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.85% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4237 3708 3381
Average daily rate £375 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 393 451
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +1 34 £325 - 19
London 0 24 £435 +2.35% 9
South West +6 14 £450 +50.00% 8
West Midlands 0 3 £300 +100.00% 4
East Midlands -1 2 £320 +113.33% 4
North East - 2 £244 -
East of England -5 1 - - 5
Yorkshire -26 1 £300 - 5
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Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wireshark also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark.

1 75 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 74 (44.85%) Firewall
3 62 (37.58%) Cisco
4 50 (30.30%) DNS
5 45 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (25.45%) F5
7 41 (24.85%) ITIL
8 39 (23.64%) Windows
8 39 (23.64%) VPN
8 39 (23.64%) SolarWinds
9 37 (22.42%) Network Security
9 37 (22.42%) WAN
10 35 (21.21%) Linux
10 35 (21.21%) Load Balancing
11 34 (20.61%) CheckPoint
12 33 (20.00%) Juniper
12 33 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 32 (19.39%) Wireless
13 32 (19.39%) DHCP
13 32 (19.39%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (18.18%) Security Cleared
14 30 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 29 (17.58%) VLAN
16 28 (16.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 28 (16.97%) LAN
16 28 (16.97%) IPsec
17 27 (16.36%) SSL
17 27 (16.36%) 3G
17 27 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
18 26 (15.76%) 4G

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wireshark also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.27%) IIS
2 10 (6.06%) Apache
3 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.82%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.21%) Jetty
5 2 (1.21%) nginx
5 2 (1.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.21%) MS Office
2 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (9.09%) RMDS
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 74 (44.85%) Firewall
3 50 (30.30%) DNS
4 39 (23.64%) VPN
5 37 (22.42%) WAN
5 37 (22.42%) Network Security
6 32 (19.39%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (19.39%) Wireless
6 32 (19.39%) DHCP
7 30 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 29 (17.58%) VLAN
9 28 (16.97%) IPsec
9 28 (16.97%) LAN
9 28 (16.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 27 (16.36%) SSL
10 27 (16.36%) 3G
11 26 (15.76%) 4G
12 25 (15.15%) OSPF
13 21 (12.73%) Multicast
14 20 (12.12%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 11 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 10 (6.06%) Subversion
2 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.45%) LoadRunner
4 8 (4.85%) Metasploit
5 6 (3.64%) Fiddler
6 3 (1.82%) WinDbg
6 3 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.21%) GDB
7 2 (1.21%) JIRA
7 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) TestLink
8 1 (0.61%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.61%) JUnit
8 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.61%) Selenium
8 1 (0.61%) JMeter
8 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (14.55%) Finance
3 6 (3.64%) Banking
4 4 (2.42%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.42%) Back Office
5 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.61%) Front Office
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 53 (32.12%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.76%) Analyst
3 20 (12.12%) Consultant
4 19 (11.52%) Tester
5 16 (9.70%) Network Consultant
6 14 (8.48%) Developer
6 14 (8.48%) Test Analyst
6 14 (8.48%) Test Engineer
7 13 (7.88%) Security Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Technical Tester
9 11 (6.67%) C++ Developer
10 10 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Security Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Network Security Consultant
12 7 (4.24%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
13 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Firewall Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 14 (8.48%) .NET
3 11 (6.67%) STL
3 11 (6.67%) Web Services
4 8 (4.85%) LAMP
4 8 (4.85%) WCF
5 5 (3.03%) HTML
5 5 (3.03%) 802.1X
6 4 (2.42%) XMPP
6 4 (2.42%) CSS
7 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.82%) XML
7 3 (1.82%) XSD
7 3 (1.82%) XSLT
7 3 (1.82%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.82%) EDI
7 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.82%) SOAP
8 2 (1.21%) FastCGI
8 2 (1.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 22 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.48%) Client/Server
4 12 (7.27%) Mobile App
4 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.82%) CESG
6 3 (1.82%) PKI
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
7 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.64%) Windows
2 35 (21.21%) Linux
3 18 (10.91%) UNIX
4 5 (3.03%) Solaris
5 3 (1.82%) Debian
6 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.21%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.85%) ITIL
2 35 (21.21%) Load Balancing
3 25 (15.15%) Network Architecture
4 22 (13.33%) Change Management
5 20 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.91%) Service Management
7 16 (9.70%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (7.88%) Validation
10 12 (7.27%) Test Management
11 11 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (6.67%) Network Management
11 11 (6.67%) Project Management
11 11 (6.67%) OO
11 11 (6.67%) Test Planning
11 11 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
11 11 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
12 10 (6.06%) OOD
12 10 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.55%) Python
2 18 (10.91%) C++
3 16 (9.70%) Perl
4 15 (9.09%) Ruby
5 13 (7.88%) Bash Shell
5 13 (7.88%) C#
6 12 (7.27%) VB
7 10 (6.06%) SQL
8 9 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.03%) Java
9 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.42%) VBScript
11 3 (1.82%) C
11 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.82%) Ada
12 2 (1.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.94%) CCNP
4 20 (12.12%) CCNA
4 20 (12.12%) DV Cleared
5 16 (9.70%) CISSP
6 11 (6.67%) Degree
7 9 (5.45%) CCIE
8 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.64%) CCSE
10 4 (2.42%) HND
10 4 (2.42%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.42%) CCENT
10 4 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (2.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.21%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.21%) CCSA
12 1 (0.61%) CCDP
12 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) SLA
2 7 (4.24%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.88%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.45%) VirtualBox
4 8 (4.85%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.64%) Snort
6 5 (3.03%) XenApp
6 5 (3.03%) HDFS
7 3 (1.82%) vSphere
7 3 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.21%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.21%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.61%) NDS
9 1 (0.61%) iptables
Systems Management
1 27 (16.36%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (5.45%) Nessus
3 9 (5.45%) Nmap
4 8 (4.85%) Nagios
5 6 (3.64%) OPNET
6 5 (3.03%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.42%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (1.82%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.82%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.21%) MOM
9 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.21%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.21%) Iperf
9 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.21%) Puppet
10 1 (0.61%) ArcSight ESM
10 1 (0.61%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 62 (37.58%) Cisco
2 42 (25.45%) F5
3 39 (23.64%) SolarWinds
4 34 (20.61%) CheckPoint
5 33 (20.00%) Juniper
6 26 (15.76%) HP
7 23 (13.94%) Blue Coat
7 23 (13.94%) NetScout
8 19 (11.52%) Lancope
9 17 (10.30%) Bloomberg
10 16 (9.70%) VMware
10 16 (9.70%) Riverbed
11 15 (9.09%) Tufin
11 15 (9.09%) LogLogic
11 15 (9.09%) TippingPoint
11 15 (9.09%) TIBCO
12 14 (8.48%) Radianz
12 14 (8.48%) Tradeweb
13 10 (6.06%) Splunk
13 10 (6.06%) Citrix
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