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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 391 379 407
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 33 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.18% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 16
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£435 £425 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +8.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
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
2967 3136 3107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.53% 12.94% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1923 1968 2009
Average daily rate £417 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 92 96
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 September 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 September 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 +12 3 £304 -43.53% 3
Hammersmith - 2 - - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (56.00%) Cisco
2 25 (50.00%) Firewall
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (42.00%) OSPF
5 20 (40.00%) Wireless
5 20 (40.00%) CCNP
5 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 20 (40.00%) Windows
5 20 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (38.00%) Network Security
6 19 (38.00%) Riverbed
6 19 (38.00%) VPN
7 18 (36.00%) WAN
7 18 (36.00%) SolarWinds
8 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
8 17 (34.00%) Linux
8 17 (34.00%) MPLS
9 16 (32.00%) UNIX
10 15 (30.00%) ITIL
10 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 15 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (30.00%) F5
11 14 (28.00%) VLAN
12 13 (26.00%) Cisco CUCM
12 13 (26.00%) BGP
12 13 (26.00%) VB
12 13 (26.00%) HP
13 12 (24.00%) IPsec
13 12 (24.00%) HSRP
13 12 (24.00%) Spanning Tree

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) Jetty
1 2 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (42.00%) OSPF
3 20 (40.00%) Wireless
3 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (38.00%) Network Security
4 19 (38.00%) VPN
5 18 (36.00%) WAN
6 17 (34.00%) MPLS
7 15 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (28.00%) VLAN
9 13 (26.00%) BGP
10 12 (24.00%) IPsec
10 12 (24.00%) Spanning Tree
10 12 (24.00%) HSRP
11 11 (22.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (22.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 11 (22.00%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (22.00%) EIGRP
11 11 (22.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (6.00%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.00%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Splunk Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) OAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) WCF
3 3 (6.00%) XMPP
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) Ajax
4 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.00%) LINQ
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.00%) FastCGI
4 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Handset
3 1 (2.00%) STB
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Linux
3 16 (32.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Debian
4 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (30.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Network Management
3 11 (22.00%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 10 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (18.00%) Performance Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Change Management
6 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (16.00%) Resilience Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (12.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) Network Design
8 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (8.00%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) VB
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) VBScript
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.00%) CCNP
3 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) CCIE
7 2 (4.00%) CISSP
7 2 (4.00%) GIAC
7 2 (4.00%) CCSA
7 2 (4.00%) CCSE
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCDP
8 1 (2.00%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.00%) Firmware
5 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (16.00%) Nessus
3 6 (12.00%) Nagios
4 5 (10.00%) OPNET
4 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (6.00%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.00%) Iperf
6 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (4.00%) Puppet
7 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.00%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Cisco
2 19 (38.00%) Riverbed
3 18 (36.00%) SolarWinds
4 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (30.00%) F5
5 13 (26.00%) HP
6 6 (12.00%) Citrix
6 6 (12.00%) VMware
7 5 (10.00%) Juniper
8 4 (8.00%) Aruba
9 3 (6.00%) AppSense
9 3 (6.00%) Infoblox
9 3 (6.00%) Symantec
10 2 (4.00%) McAfee
10 2 (4.00%) Sophos
10 2 (4.00%) BT
10 2 (4.00%) CA
10 2 (4.00%) NetApp
10 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.00%) EMC
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £382.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hammersmith
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
Hammersmith
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago