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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 375 379 352
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 23 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.53% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 7
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£455 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £463 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.54% +68.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.22 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -
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
2794 2632 2713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1703 1682
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +14 6 £410 +9.33% 8
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) HP
3 24 (28.92%) Firewall
4 21 (25.30%) Internet
4 21 (25.30%) OSPF
4 21 (25.30%) LAN
4 21 (25.30%) WAN
4 21 (25.30%) .NET
5 20 (24.10%) Windows
5 20 (24.10%) BGP
5 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (22.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (21.69%) F5
7 18 (21.69%) SQL
7 18 (21.69%) DNS
7 18 (21.69%) Blue Coat
8 16 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (19.28%) Juniper
9 15 (18.07%) LoadRunner
9 15 (18.07%) Linux
9 15 (18.07%) Load Balancing
9 15 (18.07%) NetScaler
10 14 (16.87%) Low Latency
10 14 (16.87%) Oracle
10 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
11 13 (15.66%) Wireless
11 13 (15.66%) SSL
11 13 (15.66%) CCNP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (4.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.61%) Lync
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) RMDS
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
2 24 (28.92%) Firewall
3 21 (25.30%) Internet
3 21 (25.30%) OSPF
3 21 (25.30%) LAN
3 21 (25.30%) WAN
4 20 (24.10%) BGP
4 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (22.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (21.69%) DNS
7 15 (18.07%) NetScaler
8 13 (15.66%) Wireless
8 13 (15.66%) SSL
8 13 (15.66%) tcpdump
9 12 (14.46%) DHCP
10 9 (10.84%) HTTP
10 9 (10.84%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (9.64%) IPsec
11 8 (9.64%) DWDM
11 8 (9.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) LoadRunner
2 11 (13.25%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (13.25%) JUnit
2 11 (13.25%) ClearCase
3 10 (12.05%) SoapUI
3 10 (12.05%) DbUnit
4 5 (6.02%) Fiddler
5 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.20%) RSpec
6 1 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.84%) Finance
3 8 (9.64%) Banking
4 6 (7.23%) Games
4 6 (7.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Market Data Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Test Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Test Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Tester
7 5 (6.02%) Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) jQuery
3 4 (4.82%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.82%) JSP
4 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) CGI
5 2 (2.41%) XML
5 2 (2.41%) SOAP
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.20%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Spread Betting
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Open Source
3 3 (3.61%) EPoS
3 3 (3.61%) Smartcard
3 3 (3.61%) PKI
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.20%) Derivative
5 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.20%) IVR
5 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.20%) iPad
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Linux
3 11 (13.25%) UNIX
4 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.20%) Solaris
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Load Balancing
2 14 (16.87%) Low Latency
3 12 (14.46%) Data Migration
3 12 (14.46%) Migration
3 12 (14.46%) Test Strategy
4 11 (13.25%) Functional Testing
4 11 (13.25%) ETL
5 10 (12.05%) Scrum
5 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.84%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (9.64%) Performance Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.43%) ITIL
8 7 (8.43%) Network Design
8 7 (8.43%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.23%) System Testing
9 6 (7.23%) Change Management
9 6 (7.23%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) C#
3 6 (7.23%) Java
4 5 (6.02%) C++
5 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.61%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.20%) VBScript
8 1 (1.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.66%) CCNP
3 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
4 10 (12.05%) Degree
5 9 (10.84%) CCIE
5 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
6 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
7 5 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.82%) CCVP
8 4 (4.82%) CCSP
8 4 (4.82%) CCNA
8 4 (4.82%) CCDP
8 4 (4.82%) CISSP
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.41%) ISEB
11 1 (1.20%) HND
11 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) ProxySG
2 8 (9.64%) Nmap
3 5 (6.02%) Snort
4 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.20%) NFS
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (9.64%) Nessus
3 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (6.02%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.41%) SCOM
6 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (1.20%) Puppet
6 1 (1.20%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) HP
3 18 (21.69%) F5
3 18 (21.69%) Blue Coat
4 16 (19.28%) Juniper
5 14 (16.87%) Oracle
5 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.05%) Bloomberg
7 9 (10.84%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.64%) Riverbed
8 8 (9.64%) Reuters
9 6 (7.23%) Nortel
10 5 (6.02%) CA
10 5 (6.02%) Websense
10 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.61%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.41%) VMware
12 2 (2.41%) Mitel
12 2 (2.41%) McAfee
12 2 (2.41%) SevOne
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