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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 529 577 509
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -68
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 75 53 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.74% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 61
Median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £307 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £403
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
6802 7203 7525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.84% 14.32% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4121 4268 4380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 428 409
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +15 34 £425 -10.52% 8
South East +27 23 £300 -14.28% 12
South West +15 7 £450 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £325 - 2
West Midlands -8 2 £290 -31.76%
East of England -1 1 - - 3
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Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 100 (56.18%) Cisco
1 100 (56.18%) Firewall
2 77 (43.26%) TCP/IP
3 69 (38.76%) Juniper
4 62 (34.83%) CheckPoint
5 60 (33.71%) Windows
6 58 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
7 56 (31.46%) Linux
8 51 (28.65%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (26.97%) DHCP
10 47 (26.40%) tcpdump
11 45 (25.28%) CCNP
12 44 (24.72%) DNS
13 43 (24.16%) Network Security
14 40 (22.47%) Windows Server
15 39 (21.91%) Riverbed
15 39 (21.91%) CCNA
16 37 (20.79%) Microsoft
17 35 (19.66%) Security Cleared
18 33 (18.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 33 (18.54%) ITIL
19 32 (17.98%) WAN
19 32 (17.98%) VPN
19 32 (17.98%) LAN
20 27 (15.17%) Wireless
21 26 (14.61%) MS Visio
21 26 (14.61%) F5
22 25 (14.04%) PCI DSS
22 25 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
23 24 (13.48%) Finance

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 (6.18%) Apache
2 7 (3.93%) Confluence
3 6 (3.37%) Apache Qpid
3 6 (3.37%) IIS
3 6 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.81%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 26 (14.61%) MS Visio
2 16 (8.99%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.56%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.37%) IaaS
3 4 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (56.18%) Firewall
2 77 (43.26%) TCP/IP
3 51 (28.65%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (26.97%) DHCP
5 47 (26.40%) tcpdump
6 44 (24.72%) DNS
7 43 (24.16%) Network Security
8 33 (18.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 32 (17.98%) LAN
9 32 (17.98%) VPN
9 32 (17.98%) WAN
10 27 (15.17%) Wireless
11 21 (11.80%) OSPF
12 18 (10.11%) Junos
13 17 (9.55%) SAN
14 16 (8.99%) BIG-IP
14 16 (8.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 15 (8.43%) Ethernet
15 15 (8.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 15 (8.43%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.37%) MySQL
3 5 (2.81%) Ingres
4 3 (1.69%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.12%) GIS
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.06%) JIRA
2 8 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.93%) Bitbucket
3 7 (3.93%) CMake
4 6 (3.37%) GoogleTest
4 6 (3.37%) Metasploit
4 6 (3.37%) Valgrind
5 4 (2.25%) Fiddler
5 4 (2.25%) Selenium
6 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.12%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.12%) Hudson
6 2 (1.12%) JMeter
6 2 (1.12%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) AppScan
7 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (13.48%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Back Office
3 8 (4.49%) Advertising
4 7 (3.93%) Banking
4 7 (3.93%) Legal
5 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.69%) Retail
8 2 (1.12%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (26.97%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.36%) Consultant
2 22 (12.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (11.24%) Support Engineer
4 19 (10.67%) Analyst
4 19 (10.67%) Network Support
5 15 (8.43%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
7 13 (7.30%) Network Consultant
7 13 (7.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (6.18%) Administrator
9 10 (5.62%) C++ Developer
9 10 (5.62%) Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Security Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) Applications Specialist
11 8 (4.49%) Integration Specialist
11 8 (4.49%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.87%) Web Services
2 6 (3.37%) STL
3 5 (2.81%) HTML
4 4 (2.25%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.69%) Middleware
5 3 (1.69%) Pandas
5 3 (1.69%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (1.12%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.12%) CSS
6 2 (1.12%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.12%) JSON
6 2 (1.12%) Node.js
6 2 (1.12%) REST
6 2 (1.12%) SOAP
6 2 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.56%) Java EE
7 1 (0.56%) jQuery
7 1 (0.56%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (5.06%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.37%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.25%) MPEG
6 4 (2.25%) STB
6 4 (2.25%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.69%) Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.69%) Statistics
8 2 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.12%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.56%) PKI
9 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 60 (33.71%) Windows
2 56 (31.46%) Linux
3 40 (22.47%) Windows Server
4 19 (10.67%) Unix
5 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.62%) CentOS
8 9 (5.06%) SUSE
9 6 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.12%) AIX
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.56%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (0.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.54%) ITIL
2 25 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (13.48%) Network Management
4 22 (12.36%) Network Architecture
5 21 (11.80%) Change Management
6 19 (10.67%) Information Security
7 15 (8.43%) Project Management
8 14 (7.87%) DDoS Mitigation
8 14 (7.87%) DevOps
8 14 (7.87%) Load Balancing
9 13 (7.30%) Service Management
10 12 (6.74%) Test Scripting
11 11 (6.18%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.62%) Network Design
12 10 (5.62%) SIEM
12 10 (5.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 9 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.49%) Incident Management
14 8 (4.49%) Network Packet Capture
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.36%) SQL
2 17 (9.55%) Perl
2 17 (9.55%) Python
3 16 (8.99%) Ruby
4 15 (8.43%) C++
5 14 (7.87%) C
6 13 (7.30%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.81%) Java
8 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.69%) VB
9 2 (1.12%) C#
10 1 (0.56%) MapBasic
10 1 (0.56%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (25.28%) CCNP
3 39 (21.91%) CCNA
4 35 (19.66%) Security Cleared
5 20 (11.24%) CISSP
6 19 (10.67%) CCIE
7 18 (10.11%) SC Cleared
8 14 (7.87%) CCSE
9 13 (7.30%) CCSA
9 13 (7.30%) DV Cleared
10 10 (5.62%) Degree
11 9 (5.06%) GIAC
12 8 (4.49%) ISEB
12 8 (4.49%) ISTQB
13 6 (3.37%) SANS
14 5 (2.81%) CCDA
14 5 (2.81%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.81%) JNCIP
14 5 (2.81%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.69%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.04%) PCI DSS
2 15 (8.43%) SLA
3 13 (7.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.74%) Docker
4 9 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.12%) Firmware
5 2 (1.12%) Gluster
5 2 (1.12%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.56%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.56%) iptables
6 1 (0.56%) NFS
6 1 (0.56%) pfSense
6 1 (0.56%) Samba
6 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (7.87%) EnCase
2 10 (5.62%) Nagios
3 8 (4.49%) Nessus
4 7 (3.93%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.93%) SCOM
5 6 (3.37%) Nmap
6 5 (2.81%) Ansible
7 4 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.69%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.12%) Puppet
9 2 (1.12%) QRadar
9 2 (1.12%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.56%) Cacti
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.56%) FTK
10 1 (0.56%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.56%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.56%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 100 (56.18%) Cisco
2 69 (38.76%) Juniper
3 62 (34.83%) CheckPoint
4 39 (21.91%) Riverbed
5 37 (20.79%) Microsoft
6 26 (14.61%) F5
7 24 (13.48%) SolarWinds
8 19 (10.67%) LogLogic
9 17 (9.55%) Blue Coat
10 16 (8.99%) Aruba
10 16 (8.99%) Dell
10 16 (8.99%) Palo Alto
10 16 (8.99%) Red Hat
10 16 (8.99%) VMware
11 15 (8.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 15 (8.43%) Ericsson
11 15 (8.43%) FireEye
11 15 (8.43%) Radianz
11 15 (8.43%) Splunk
12 14 (7.87%) Nokia
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