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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 492 524 478
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -46
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 91 51 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 0.80% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 16
Average daily rate
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£355 £370 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +22.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.72 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
+26.57% -
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
7430 6408 6442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.71% 12.99% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4118 3376 3225
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 395 550
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +2 41 £175 -46.96% 23
London +16 23 £379 -0.65% 12
South West +6 16 £450 - 6
East Midlands - 6 £360 - 1
East of England +10 2 £250 -28.57% 1
West Midlands - 2 £179 - 2
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 72 (41.14%) Cisco
2 68 (38.86%) Firewall
3 66 (37.71%) TCP/IP
4 45 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 42 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 42 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (22.86%) Juniper
7 39 (22.29%) Telecoms
7 39 (22.29%) Blue Coat
8 36 (20.57%) DNS
9 35 (20.00%) F5
10 34 (19.43%) SolarWinds
10 34 (19.43%) CheckPoint
10 34 (19.43%) Windows
11 33 (18.86%) ITIL
11 33 (18.86%) Network Architecture
12 31 (17.71%) Network Security
13 30 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (16.57%) Linux
15 27 (15.43%) Internet
15 27 (15.43%) HP
16 26 (14.86%) DHCP
16 26 (14.86%) Bloomberg
17 24 (13.71%) 3G
17 24 (13.71%) SSL
17 24 (13.71%) LAN
17 24 (13.71%) RMDS
17 24 (13.71%) 4G
18 23 (13.14%) Bash Shell

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 5 (2.86%) IIS
2 4 (2.29%) Lync
3 2 (1.14%) nginx
3 2 (1.14%) Jetty
3 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Office
1 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (13.71%) RMDS
2 5 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (38.86%) Firewall
2 66 (37.71%) TCP/IP
3 42 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (20.57%) DNS
5 31 (17.71%) Network Security
6 30 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (15.43%) Internet
8 26 (14.86%) DHCP
9 24 (13.71%) 3G
9 24 (13.71%) SSL
9 24 (13.71%) LAN
9 24 (13.71%) 4G
10 22 (12.57%) WAN
10 22 (12.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 21 (12.00%) Multicast
11 21 (12.00%) OSPF
12 19 (10.86%) Wireless
12 19 (10.86%) 2G
13 18 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 16 (9.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (7.43%) ClearCase
3 10 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.71%) Subversion
4 8 (4.57%) Fiddler
4 8 (4.57%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.71%) TestPartner
5 3 (1.71%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.71%) JUnit
5 3 (1.71%) DbUnit
5 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.71%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.57%) Selenium
7 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.57%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.57%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.57%) TestLink
General
1 39 (22.29%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.14%) Finance
3 6 (3.43%) Banking
4 4 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (25.71%) Network Engineer
2 23 (13.14%) Analyst
3 20 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 17 (9.71%) Consultant
5 16 (9.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (9.14%) Network Consultant
5 16 (9.14%) Developer
6 14 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 14 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 12 (6.86%) Tester
8 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Market Data Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Security Consultant
10 9 (5.14%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (4.57%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Security Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) Architect
12 6 (3.43%) Firewall Consultant
12 6 (3.43%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) Rendezvous
2 13 (7.43%) .NET
3 11 (6.29%) STL
4 8 (4.57%) HTML
4 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.86%) JSP
6 4 (2.29%) XMPP
6 4 (2.29%) WCF
6 4 (2.29%) Web Services
6 4 (2.29%) CGI
7 3 (1.71%) Ajax
7 3 (1.71%) WAP
7 3 (1.71%) CSS
7 3 (1.71%) ADO.NET
7 3 (1.71%) Silverlight
7 3 (1.71%) LINQ
7 3 (1.71%) jQuery
7 3 (1.71%) REST
7 3 (1.71%) FastCGI
7 3 (1.71%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.14%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 13 (7.43%) PKI
5 8 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.86%) NHS
7 3 (1.71%) CESG
7 3 (1.71%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.71%) Open Source
8 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.57%) IVR
9 1 (0.57%) Handset
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.43%) Windows
2 29 (16.57%) Linux
3 19 (10.86%) UNIX
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.86%) Windows 2000
4 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.29%) CentOS
5 4 (2.29%) Android
5 4 (2.29%) Solaris
5 4 (2.29%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.71%) Debian
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.86%) ITIL
1 33 (18.86%) Network Architecture
2 22 (12.57%) Load Balancing
3 19 (10.86%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (10.29%) Service Management
4 18 (10.29%) Change Management
4 18 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 12 (6.86%) OOD
7 11 (6.29%) Network Design
7 11 (6.29%) OO
8 10 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 10 (5.71%) System Testing
8 10 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.14%) Migration
9 9 (5.14%) Project Management
10 7 (4.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 6 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) Bash Shell
1 23 (13.14%) Python
1 23 (13.14%) C++
2 16 (9.14%) Ruby
3 14 (8.00%) Perl
4 11 (6.29%) PowerShell
5 9 (5.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.14%) C
6 7 (4.00%) Java
6 7 (4.00%) C#
6 7 (4.00%) SQL
7 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.14%) Ada
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 42 (24.00%) DV Cleared
2 42 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (12.57%) CCNA
4 16 (9.14%) CISSP
5 15 (8.57%) CCNP
5 15 (8.57%) Degree
6 12 (6.86%) ISTQB
7 11 (6.29%) CCIE
8 10 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (5.14%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.43%) HND
11 5 (2.86%) CCSA
11 5 (2.86%) CCSE
11 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (1.71%) CCSP
12 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.14%) ISEB
14 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.14%) ProxySG
1 9 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.57%) vSphere
2 8 (4.57%) Snort
3 7 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.14%) Squid
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.57%) NFS
6 1 (0.57%) NDS
6 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.57%) Firmware
6 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 17 (9.71%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (9.14%) FortiGate
3 10 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.43%) Nessus
5 5 (2.86%) Nmap
6 4 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.29%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (2.29%) OPNET
7 3 (1.71%) OpenView
7 3 (1.71%) Netcool
7 3 (1.71%) Iperf
8 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.14%) Puppet
8 2 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.14%) Cacti
8 2 (1.14%) SCOM
8 2 (1.14%) MOM
8 2 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 72 (41.14%) Cisco
2 40 (22.86%) Juniper
3 39 (22.29%) Blue Coat
4 35 (20.00%) F5
5 34 (19.43%) SolarWinds
5 34 (19.43%) CheckPoint
6 27 (15.43%) HP
7 26 (14.86%) Bloomberg
8 22 (12.57%) NetScout
9 17 (9.71%) VMware
10 15 (8.57%) TIBCO
11 14 (8.00%) Tufin
11 14 (8.00%) Tradeweb
11 14 (8.00%) TippingPoint
11 14 (8.00%) LogLogic
11 14 (8.00%) Radianz
12 10 (5.71%) Reuters
13 8 (4.57%) Fortinet
13 8 (4.57%) Oracle
14 6 (3.43%) Riverbed
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