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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 525 543 534
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 105 89 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.19% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 52
Median daily rate £382 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £263
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
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
7754 7492 7598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.17% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4794 4347 4158
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 £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 481 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 39 £425 -2.29% 10
South West +19 20 £375 -16.66%
South East -19 17 £400 +18.51% 9
East of England +28 12 £418 - 5
North West - 8 £396 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £331 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £344 - 1
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 114 (69.09%) Firewall
2 89 (53.94%) Cisco
3 74 (44.85%) TCP/IP
4 72 (43.64%) CheckPoint
5 60 (36.36%) tcpdump
6 57 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
7 54 (32.73%) Windows
8 51 (30.91%) Juniper
9 49 (29.70%) Network Security
10 48 (29.09%) DNS
11 46 (27.88%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (27.88%) F5
12 45 (27.27%) VPN
13 44 (26.67%) Linux
14 42 (25.45%) DHCP
15 39 (23.64%) Microsoft
16 38 (23.03%) CCNP
17 37 (22.42%) ITIL
18 34 (20.61%) Finance
19 33 (20.00%) WAN
19 33 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
19 33 (20.00%) Windows Server
20 30 (18.18%) LAN
21 29 (17.58%) Wireless
21 29 (17.58%) OSPF
21 29 (17.58%) BGP
22 26 (15.76%) VMware
22 26 (15.76%) Active Directory
22 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
23 24 (14.55%) HTTP

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 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 6 (3.64%) Apache
3 5 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.42%) IIS
5 3 (1.82%) Confluence
6 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 21 (12.73%) MS Office
3 9 (5.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.21%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.61%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.82%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) GitHub
2 2 (1.21%) IaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 114 (69.09%) Firewall
2 74 (44.85%) TCP/IP
3 60 (36.36%) tcpdump
4 57 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (29.70%) Network Security
6 48 (29.09%) DNS
7 45 (27.27%) VPN
8 42 (25.45%) DHCP
9 33 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 33 (20.00%) WAN
10 30 (18.18%) LAN
11 29 (17.58%) BGP
11 29 (17.58%) OSPF
11 29 (17.58%) Wireless
12 24 (14.55%) HTTP
13 20 (12.12%) HTTPS
13 20 (12.12%) Junos
14 19 (11.52%) BIG-IP
14 19 (11.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 18 (10.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) MySQL
3 5 (3.03%) GIS
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) HBase
5 1 (0.61%) Impala
5 1 (0.61%) Ingres
5 1 (0.61%) QlikView
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.61%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Subversion
2 5 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.42%) Fiddler
3 4 (2.42%) JIRA
3 4 (2.42%) Selenium
4 3 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.21%) Ant
5 2 (1.21%) GCC
5 2 (1.21%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.21%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.21%) JMeter
5 2 (1.21%) JUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Grunt
6 1 (0.61%) Mocha
6 1 (0.61%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (20.61%) Finance
2 15 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Advertising
3 6 (3.64%) Banking
4 4 (2.42%) Back Office
4 4 (2.42%) Legal
4 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.21%) Billing
6 2 (1.21%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (32.73%) Network Engineer
2 27 (16.36%) Security Engineer
3 23 (13.94%) Support Engineer
4 19 (11.52%) Consultant
5 18 (10.91%) Network Support
6 17 (10.30%) Analyst
6 17 (10.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Network Consultant
9 10 (6.06%) Incident Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Security Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Security Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Network Support
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) Administrator
12 7 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.67%) J2EE
2 8 (4.85%) Web Services
3 5 (3.03%) HTML
3 5 (3.03%) SOAP
4 4 (2.42%) CSS
4 4 (2.42%) LAMP
4 4 (2.42%) REST
4 4 (2.42%) XML
5 3 (1.82%) SAML
6 2 (1.21%) .NET
6 2 (1.21%) CSS3
6 2 (1.21%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.21%) HTML5
6 2 (1.21%) Java EE
6 2 (1.21%) Node.js
7 1 (0.61%) Ajax
7 1 (0.61%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.61%) FastCGI
7 1 (0.61%) Sass
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 11 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 11 (6.67%) iPad
2 7 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.64%) PKI
4 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 5 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.82%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.61%) IVR
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.73%) Windows
2 44 (26.67%) Linux
3 33 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (9.09%) Unix
5 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.42%) AIX
8 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.82%) CentOS
9 3 (1.82%) Solaris
9 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.21%) Debian
10 2 (1.21%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.21%) SUSE
10 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.61%) Mandriva Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.42%) ITIL
2 22 (13.33%) Information Security
2 22 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 21 (12.73%) Change Management
4 15 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 15 (9.09%) SIEM
5 14 (8.48%) Project Management
5 14 (8.48%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.88%) Service Management
7 11 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
7 11 (6.67%) Network Design
7 11 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (6.06%) Digital Forensics
9 9 (5.45%) Network Management
9 9 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (5.45%) Test Scripting
10 8 (4.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 7 (4.24%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 7 (4.24%) DevOps
11 7 (4.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.73%) Python
2 19 (11.52%) Java
3 18 (10.91%) Perl
4 16 (9.70%) SQL
5 13 (7.88%) Shell Script
6 10 (6.06%) C
7 7 (4.24%) PHP
7 7 (4.24%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.03%) C++
8 5 (3.03%) Ruby
9 4 (2.42%) VB
10 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.82%) C#
11 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.21%) Tcl
12 1 (0.61%) ES6
12 1 (0.61%) MapBasic
12 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (27.88%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (23.03%) CCNP
3 22 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 19 (11.52%) CCNA
4 19 (11.52%) CISSP
5 18 (10.91%) CCSA
6 15 (9.09%) Degree
7 14 (8.48%) SC Cleared
8 13 (7.88%) CCSE
9 12 (7.27%) CCIE
10 10 (6.06%) GIAC
11 8 (4.85%) ISEB
11 8 (4.85%) ISTQB
12 6 (3.64%) CFCE
12 6 (3.64%) DV Cleared
12 6 (3.64%) EnCE
12 6 (3.64%) GCFA
12 6 (3.64%) GCFE
13 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 12 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (6.06%) SLA
4 2 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) COBIT
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.76%) Active Directory
1 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.88%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (6.67%) Samba
4 10 (6.06%) ProxySG
5 5 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.42%) NFS
6 4 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.82%) XenApp
8 2 (1.21%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.21%) Gluster
8 2 (1.21%) Snort
8 2 (1.21%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.21%) Squid
8 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) HDFS
9 1 (0.61%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 18 (10.91%) Nagios
2 17 (10.30%) FortiGate
3 14 (8.48%) EnCase
4 13 (7.88%) Puppet
5 10 (6.06%) Nessus
6 6 (3.64%) SCOM
7 5 (3.03%) Cacti
7 5 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (2.42%) Ansible
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (1.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.82%) Nmap
9 3 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (1.21%) Opsview
10 2 (1.21%) QRadar
10 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.21%) yum
11 1 (0.61%) SCCM
11 1 (0.61%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (53.94%) Cisco
2 72 (43.64%) CheckPoint
3 51 (30.91%) Juniper
4 46 (27.88%) F5
5 39 (23.64%) Microsoft
6 26 (15.76%) VMware
7 23 (13.94%) Blue Coat
7 23 (13.94%) Splunk
8 22 (13.33%) Riverbed
9 21 (12.73%) SolarWinds
10 19 (11.52%) Palo Alto
10 19 (11.52%) Red Hat
11 17 (10.30%) Aruba
11 17 (10.30%) LogLogic
12 16 (9.70%) ArcSight
13 15 (9.09%) TippingPoint
14 14 (8.48%) Fortinet
14 14 (8.48%) Radianz
15 13 (7.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 13 (7.88%) NetApp
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