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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 563 548 516
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -32
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 58 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.86% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 29
Median daily rate £420 £350 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.96%
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
7705 7415 6403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.62% 15.04% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4743 4198 3532
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 425 365
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.62 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 26 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
South East -12 23 £420 +140.00% 8
London -8 20 £450 +5.88% 5
South West -12 5 £393 -1.87% 7
East of England +14 4 £425 -
West Midlands -7 3 £430 +76.41% 2
North West - 2 £475 - 2
Yorkshire +8 1 £425 +41.66% 2
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 60 (54.55%) Firewall
2 54 (49.09%) TCP/IP
3 44 (40.00%) Cisco
3 44 (40.00%) Windows
4 42 (38.18%) Linux
5 34 (30.91%) Network Security
6 31 (28.18%) DNS
6 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
6 31 (28.18%) VMware
7 29 (26.36%) HTTP
8 28 (25.45%) VPN
9 27 (24.55%) tcpdump
9 27 (24.55%) F5
10 26 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (23.64%) Python
11 25 (22.73%) Finance
11 25 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (21.82%) Java
13 22 (20.00%) ITIL
13 22 (20.00%) WAN
13 22 (20.00%) Red Hat
14 20 (18.18%) LAN
14 20 (18.18%) SQL
15 19 (17.27%) LDAP
15 19 (17.27%) HTTPS
15 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
15 19 (17.27%) Security Cleared
16 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
16 18 (16.36%) Perl
17 17 (15.45%) Unix

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 10 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 5 (4.55%) Apache
2 5 (4.55%) Confluence
2 5 (4.55%) IIS
3 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.82%) Node.js
4 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.00%) MS Office
3 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.82%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.91%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) GitHub
3 2 (1.82%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (54.55%) Firewall
2 54 (49.09%) TCP/IP
3 34 (30.91%) Network Security
4 31 (28.18%) DNS
5 29 (26.36%) HTTP
6 28 (25.45%) VPN
7 27 (24.55%) tcpdump
8 25 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (20.00%) WAN
10 20 (18.18%) LAN
11 19 (17.27%) HTTPS
11 19 (17.27%) LDAP
12 17 (15.45%) BGP
13 15 (13.64%) DHCP
13 15 (13.64%) IPsec
13 15 (13.64%) OSPF
14 14 (12.73%) FTP
15 13 (11.82%) Wireless
16 12 (10.91%) SMTP
17 11 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) MySQL
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.73%) GIS
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) HBase
4 1 (0.91%) Impala
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.91%) QlikView
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Jenkins
1 13 (11.82%) JIRA
2 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.27%) Subversion
4 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.36%) Fiddler
5 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.64%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.64%) JUnit
7 4 (3.64%) Maven
8 3 (2.73%) Selenium
9 2 (1.82%) Ant
9 2 (1.82%) GCC
9 2 (1.82%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.91%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.91%) JMeter
10 1 (0.91%) Mocha
10 1 (0.91%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Advertising
3 4 (3.64%) Front Office
4 2 (1.82%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 25 (22.73%) Security Engineer
3 18 (16.36%) Analyst
4 13 (11.82%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Developer
9 5 (4.55%) IP Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) IP Security Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) J2EE
1 10 (9.09%) Web Services
2 8 (7.27%) REST
3 7 (6.36%) XML
4 6 (5.45%) .NET
4 6 (5.45%) LAMP
5 5 (4.55%) ADO.NET
5 5 (4.55%) Ajax
5 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.55%) FastCGI
5 5 (4.55%) LINQ
5 5 (4.55%) SAML
5 5 (4.55%) WCF
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 5 (4.55%) WPF
6 4 (3.64%) CSS
6 4 (3.64%) Java EE
6 4 (3.64%) SOAP
7 3 (2.73%) HTML
8 2 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) iPad
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.36%) IPTV
3 7 (6.36%) Over-the-Top Content
3 7 (6.36%) STB
4 6 (5.45%) Cryptography
5 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.55%) PKI
6 4 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.73%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) Derivative
9 1 (0.91%) Statistics
9 1 (0.91%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (40.00%) Windows
2 42 (38.18%) Linux
3 17 (15.45%) Unix
4 15 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.73%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.73%) SUSE
9 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.82%) AIX
10 2 (1.82%) CentOS
10 2 (1.82%) Debian
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.82%) Solaris
11 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) ITIL
2 15 (13.64%) SIEM
3 14 (12.73%) Load Balancing
4 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
7 7 (6.36%) API Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Defect Management
7 7 (6.36%) Functional Testing
7 7 (6.36%) High Availability
7 7 (6.36%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.36%) User Stories
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps
8 6 (5.45%) Information Security
8 6 (5.45%) Network Design
8 6 (5.45%) Security Operations
8 6 (5.45%) Web Development
9 5 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.64%) Python
2 24 (21.82%) Java
3 20 (18.18%) SQL
4 18 (16.36%) Perl
5 15 (13.64%) Ruby
6 14 (12.73%) Shell Script
7 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
7 13 (11.82%) PHP
8 6 (5.45%) C#
8 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.55%) VBA
10 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.73%) C
11 3 (2.73%) VB
12 2 (1.82%) C++
12 2 (1.82%) Tcl
13 1 (0.91%) Scala
13 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (12.73%) CCNP
4 14 (12.73%) Degree
5 7 (6.36%) CCSE
5 7 (6.36%) CISSP
6 6 (5.45%) CCNA
6 6 (5.45%) CCSA
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.73%) CCDA
8 3 (2.73%) CCIE
8 3 (2.73%) EnCE
8 3 (2.73%) GIAC
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.73%) MCITP
8 3 (2.73%) MCTS
8 3 (2.73%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 26 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.09%) Samba
4 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.45%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.45%) XenApp
5 5 (4.55%) ProxySG
5 5 (4.55%) Snort
5 5 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.64%) NFS
6 4 (3.64%) vSphere
7 2 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.82%) Gluster
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.82%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (1.82%) Squid
7 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.82%) XenServer
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 13 (11.82%) Nagios
3 12 (10.91%) Puppet
4 7 (6.36%) Nessus
5 6 (5.45%) Ansible
5 6 (5.45%) Nmap
6 5 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (3.64%) Cacti
7 4 (3.64%) yum
8 3 (2.73%) EnCase
8 3 (2.73%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.82%) EdgeSight
9 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.82%) Opsview
9 2 (1.82%) SCOM
10 1 (0.91%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.91%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.91%) QRadar
10 1 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (40.00%) Cisco
2 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
2 31 (28.18%) VMware
3 27 (24.55%) F5
4 22 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
6 13 (11.82%) Juniper
6 13 (11.82%) SolarWinds
7 12 (10.91%) NetApp
8 10 (9.09%) HP
8 10 (9.09%) Splunk
9 9 (8.18%) Citrix
9 9 (8.18%) Oracle
10 8 (7.27%) Fortinet
11 7 (6.36%) Blue Coat
11 7 (6.36%) Palo Alto
12 6 (5.45%) IBM
13 5 (4.55%) ArcSight
13 5 (4.55%) Forcepoint
13 5 (4.55%) Tripwire
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