The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 405 386 400
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 19 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.11% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.93% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 7
Average daily rate
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£435 £419 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +4.65%
Wireshark
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3094 2790 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 12.17% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1990 1790 1776
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 85 123
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireshark across the London region.

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the London region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (38.10%) Firewall
4 16 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (35.71%) ITIL
6 14 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (33.33%) VPN
7 13 (30.95%) CCNP
7 13 (30.95%) OSPF
7 13 (30.95%) SolarWinds
8 12 (28.57%) Network Security
9 11 (26.19%) VLAN
9 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
9 11 (26.19%) F5
9 11 (26.19%) MPLS
9 11 (26.19%) Wireless
9 11 (26.19%) WAN
9 11 (26.19%) UNIX
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 10 (23.81%) Riverbed
11 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (21.43%) SLA
11 9 (21.43%) HP
11 9 (21.43%) BGP
11 9 (21.43%) Project Management
11 9 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (19.05%) IPsec
12 8 (19.05%) VMware

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Jetty
2 2 (4.76%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (38.10%) Firewall
2 16 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (33.33%) VPN
4 13 (30.95%) OSPF
5 12 (28.57%) Network Security
6 11 (26.19%) MPLS
6 11 (26.19%) Wireless
6 11 (26.19%) VLAN
6 11 (26.19%) WAN
7 9 (21.43%) BGP
8 8 (19.05%) IPsec
8 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (16.67%) VoIP
9 7 (16.67%) LAN
9 7 (16.67%) SSL
10 6 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (11.90%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.14%) WinDbg
3 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Automation Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Junior
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Junior Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
1 4 (9.52%) XMPP
1 4 (9.52%) WCF
2 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.38%) LINQ
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.38%) FastCGI
2 1 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.38%) Ajax
2 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) UNIX
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Debian
3 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (16.67%) Network Management
5 6 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.90%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Use Case
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.52%) System Testing
7 4 (9.52%) V-Model
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) VB
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.95%) CCNP
3 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) Degree
5 6 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (11.90%) HND
6 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
8 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) CCDP
9 1 (2.38%) ISEB
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.38%) NFS
3 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (14.29%) OPNET
3 4 (9.52%) Nessus
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.76%) Puppet
5 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.76%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.76%) Iperf
5 2 (4.76%) MOM
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
6 1 (2.38%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) SolarWinds
3 11 (26.19%) F5
4 10 (23.81%) Riverbed
5 9 (21.43%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) VMware
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Aruba
9 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.14%) AppSense
9 3 (7.14%) BT
9 3 (7.14%) Juniper
9 3 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (4.76%) McAfee
10 2 (4.76%) Sophos
10 2 (4.76%) NetApp
10 2 (4.76%) EMC
10 2 (4.76%) Sun
10 2 (4.76%) Reuters