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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 533 558 529
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 88 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 1.09% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 44
Median daily rate £393 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £221 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Wireshark
UK

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
8052 7335 6963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.17% 14.19% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 4270 3756
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 450 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
London +11 37 £431 -0.86% 9
South East 0 19 £400 +18.51% 7
South West +8 17 £375 -16.66% 2
North West - 7 £396 - 2
Yorkshire +2 4 £388 +29.16%
East of England +23 3 £443 - 3
East Midlands 0 1 £350 +9.37%
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 95 (65.52%) Firewall
2 72 (49.66%) Cisco
3 66 (45.52%) TCP/IP
4 58 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 52 (35.86%) Windows
6 49 (33.79%) DNS
7 46 (31.72%) Cisco ASA
7 46 (31.72%) tcpdump
8 42 (28.97%) Linux
9 41 (28.28%) F5
10 39 (26.90%) VPN
11 38 (26.21%) Microsoft
11 38 (26.21%) DHCP
12 36 (24.83%) ITIL
12 36 (24.83%) Finance
12 36 (24.83%) Network Security
13 33 (22.76%) Juniper
14 29 (20.00%) Wireless
15 28 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (18.62%) HTTP
16 27 (18.62%) WAN
16 27 (18.62%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (17.93%) Python
18 25 (17.24%) VMware
18 25 (17.24%) Windows Server
19 24 (16.55%) LAN
19 24 (16.55%) CCNP
19 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
19 24 (16.55%) BGP
19 24 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure

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 11 (7.59%) MQSeries
2 7 (4.83%) IIS
3 5 (3.45%) Apache
4 4 (2.76%) Confluence
4 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) MS Office
2 16 (11.03%) MS Visio
3 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.07%) AutoCAD
4 3 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.69%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.69%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.69%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.45%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.38%) GitHub
3 2 (1.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (65.52%) Firewall
2 66 (45.52%) TCP/IP
3 49 (33.79%) DNS
4 46 (31.72%) Cisco ASA
4 46 (31.72%) tcpdump
5 39 (26.90%) VPN
6 38 (26.21%) DHCP
7 36 (24.83%) Network Security
8 29 (20.00%) Wireless
9 27 (18.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (18.62%) HTTP
9 27 (18.62%) WAN
10 24 (16.55%) BGP
10 24 (16.55%) LAN
11 21 (14.48%) OSPF
12 20 (13.79%) HTTPS
13 19 (13.10%) BIG-IP
13 19 (13.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 18 (12.41%) IPsec
15 16 (11.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.14%) GIS
1 6 (4.14%) MySQL
1 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.69%) Big Data
3 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.69%) HBase
3 1 (0.69%) Impala
3 1 (0.69%) QlikView
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Fiddler
2 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.14%) Subversion
4 5 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.45%) JIRA
5 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.38%) Ant
6 2 (1.38%) GCC
6 2 (1.38%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.38%) JMeter
6 2 (1.38%) JUnit
6 2 (1.38%) Maven
6 2 (1.38%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.69%) Firebug
7 1 (0.69%) Mocha
7 1 (0.69%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.69%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (24.83%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Advertising
5 4 (2.76%) Retail
6 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.38%) Back Office
7 2 (1.38%) Billing
7 2 (1.38%) Games
7 2 (1.38%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (30.34%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.93%) Security Engineer
3 20 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 19 (13.10%) Analyst
5 13 (8.97%) Network Support
6 12 (8.28%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) Consultant
7 11 (7.59%) Incident Analyst
7 11 (7.59%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Security Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.52%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) IP Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) IP Security Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.14%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) J2EE
2 8 (5.52%) REST
3 6 (4.14%) .NET
4 5 (3.45%) ADO.NET
4 5 (3.45%) Ajax
4 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.45%) CSS
4 5 (3.45%) FastCGI
4 5 (3.45%) HTML
4 5 (3.45%) LINQ
4 5 (3.45%) WCF
4 5 (3.45%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 5 (3.45%) WPF
5 4 (2.76%) LAMP
5 4 (2.76%) Web Services
5 4 (2.76%) XML
6 3 (2.07%) SAML
6 3 (2.07%) SOAP
7 2 (1.38%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.59%) iPad
3 9 (6.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (4.14%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.14%) PKI
5 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.76%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.76%) Statistics
7 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.38%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.86%) Windows
2 42 (28.97%) Linux
3 25 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 16 (11.03%) Unix
5 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.07%) AIX
8 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.07%) Solaris
8 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.38%) CentOS
9 2 (1.38%) Debian
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.83%) ITIL
2 19 (13.10%) Change Management
3 16 (11.03%) Information Security
3 16 (11.03%) Load Balancing
4 15 (10.34%) Project Management
4 15 (10.34%) Service Management
5 14 (9.66%) Network Architecture
6 12 (8.28%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.59%) Digital Forensics
8 10 (6.90%) Network Design
8 10 (6.90%) SIEM
9 9 (6.21%) DDoS Mitigation
10 8 (5.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 7 (4.83%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 7 (4.83%) DevOps
11 7 (4.83%) High Availability
11 7 (4.83%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 6 (4.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (4.14%) Web Development
13 5 (3.45%) Attack Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.93%) Python
2 23 (15.86%) Java
3 18 (12.41%) Perl
3 18 (12.41%) SQL
4 13 (8.97%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.59%) PHP
6 7 (4.83%) C
6 7 (4.83%) C#
6 7 (4.83%) Ruby
7 6 (4.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.45%) C++
8 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.07%) VB
10 2 (1.38%) MapBasic
10 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.38%) Tcl
11 1 (0.69%) VBA
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (16.55%) CCNP
3 18 (12.41%) Degree
3 18 (12.41%) Security Cleared
4 14 (9.66%) SC Cleared
5 13 (8.97%) CCSA
5 13 (8.97%) CCSE
6 11 (7.59%) CISSP
7 10 (6.90%) CCIE
8 9 (6.21%) GIAC
9 8 (5.52%) CCNA
10 7 (4.83%) CFCE
10 7 (4.83%) EnCE
10 7 (4.83%) GCFA
10 7 (4.83%) GCFE
10 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (3.45%) ISEB
11 5 (3.45%) ISTQB
12 3 (2.07%) MCITP
12 3 (2.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.52%) SLA
3 5 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.69%) COBIT
5 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
1 24 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.97%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (7.59%) Samba
4 10 (6.90%) ProxySG
5 6 (4.14%) XenApp
6 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.76%) NFS
7 4 (2.76%) vSphere
8 3 (2.07%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.38%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (1.38%) Gluster
9 2 (1.38%) Snort
9 2 (1.38%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (1.38%) Squid
9 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.69%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) FortiGate
2 16 (11.03%) Nagios
3 13 (8.97%) EnCase
3 13 (8.97%) Puppet
4 6 (4.14%) Nessus
5 5 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (3.45%) Nmap
5 5 (3.45%) SCOM
6 4 (2.76%) Ansible
6 4 (2.76%) Cacti
7 3 (2.07%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (2.07%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (1.38%) Opsview
8 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.38%) yum
9 1 (0.69%) OpenView
9 1 (0.69%) QRadar
9 1 (0.69%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 72 (49.66%) Cisco
2 58 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 41 (28.28%) F5
4 38 (26.21%) Microsoft
5 33 (22.76%) Juniper
6 25 (17.24%) VMware
7 23 (15.86%) Blue Coat
8 21 (14.48%) SolarWinds
9 19 (13.10%) Palo Alto
10 18 (12.41%) Riverbed
10 18 (12.41%) Splunk
11 17 (11.72%) Aruba
11 17 (11.72%) Red Hat
12 15 (10.34%) TippingPoint
13 14 (9.66%) Radianz
14 13 (8.97%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 13 (8.97%) FireEye
14 13 (8.97%) NetApp
15 11 (7.59%) ArcSight
15 11 (7.59%) Tufin
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