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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 388 379 389
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 16 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.11% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.91% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 5
Average daily rate
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£404 £419 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £352 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
-18.70% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +18.42%
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
2990 2735 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 11.90% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1962 1806 1738
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 79 130
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.68 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.35 £129.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 June 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 June 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
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
City of London +15 7 £475 +10.46% 2
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (34.38%) ITIL
5 10 (31.25%) OSPF
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (28.13%) Project Management
6 9 (28.13%) HP
6 9 (28.13%) VPN
7 8 (25.00%) SSL
7 8 (25.00%) SLA
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 8 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
8 7 (21.88%) VLAN
8 7 (21.88%) F5
8 7 (21.88%) CCNP
8 7 (21.88%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) WAN
9 6 (18.75%) CCNA
9 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.75%) Wireless
9 6 (18.75%) MPLS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Jetty
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) OSPF
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (28.13%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) SSL
7 7 (21.88%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) VLAN
8 6 (18.75%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) Internet
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) MPLS
9 5 (15.63%) BGP
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) Network Security
10 4 (12.50%) Multicast
10 4 (12.50%) IPsec
10 4 (12.50%) SNMP
10 4 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.38%) WinDbg
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Tester
2 5 (15.63%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Junior Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Junior
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XMPP
2 4 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.13%) LINQ
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (3.13%) FastCGI
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Debian
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.50%) Use Case
6 4 (12.50%) V-Model
6 4 (12.50%) System Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C#
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) VBScript
3 3 (9.38%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCNP
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) HND
4 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
5 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) ISEB
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) OPNET
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (9.38%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (6.25%) MOM
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.25%) Iperf
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) HP
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (21.88%) F5
5 6 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 5 (15.63%) Juniper
7 4 (12.50%) Citrix
7 4 (12.50%) Aruba
8 3 (9.38%) BT
8 3 (9.38%) AppSense
8 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
8 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.38%) Symantec
9 2 (6.25%) Reuters
9 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
9 2 (6.25%) NetApp
9 2 (6.25%) EMC
9 2 (6.25%) Sun
9 2 (6.25%) NetScout
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