The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 401 408 402
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 25 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.53% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 20
Median daily rate £393 £350 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -22.96%
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
3019 3045 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.88% 13.25% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 1970 1789
Median daily rate £433 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 91 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 5 £500 +17.64% 1
Croydon - 5 £393 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) TCP/IP
5 18 (43.90%) Windows
6 15 (36.59%) tcpdump
7 14 (34.15%) CheckPoint
8 12 (29.27%) VPN
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco
9 11 (26.83%) ITIL
9 11 (26.83%) VMware
9 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (24.39%) JIRA
10 10 (24.39%) DNS
10 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 9 (21.95%) F5
12 8 (19.51%) Splunk
12 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
12 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (19.51%) HP
12 8 (19.51%) Python
12 8 (19.51%) Unix
12 8 (19.51%) Java
12 8 (19.51%) Perl
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) LDAP
13 7 (17.07%) DHCP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Confluence
2 5 (12.20%) MQSeries
3 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
2 19 (46.34%) TCP/IP
3 15 (36.59%) tcpdump
4 12 (29.27%) VPN
5 10 (24.39%) DNS
6 7 (17.07%) DHCP
6 7 (17.07%) LDAP
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (14.63%) HTTP
7 6 (14.63%) IPsec
7 6 (14.63%) LAN
7 6 (14.63%) Network Security
7 6 (14.63%) WAN
8 5 (12.20%) FTP
8 5 (12.20%) HTTPS
8 5 (12.20%) NAS
8 5 (12.20%) Wireless
9 4 (9.76%) BGP
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) HBase
2 1 (2.44%) Impala
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) Fiddler
5 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) GCC
5 2 (4.88%) JMeter
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.44%) CppUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.44%) Grunt
6 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.44%) Mocha
6 1 (2.44%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.44%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
2 4 (9.76%) Front Office
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Chai
3 1 (2.44%) CSS3
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.44%) RequireJS
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) Sass
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) iPad
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (4.88%) IPTV
5 2 (4.88%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (4.88%) STB
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) Blockchain
6 1 (2.44%) Derivative
6 1 (2.44%) Equities
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) Unix
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) SIEM
4 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.20%) Attack Monitoring
5 5 (12.20%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security
5 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Proprietary Trading
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (4.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
1 8 (19.51%) Perl
1 8 (19.51%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.20%) VBA
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) CFCE
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) EnCE
2 4 (9.76%) GCFA
2 4 (9.76%) GCFE
2 4 (9.76%) GIAC
3 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) CCIE
4 2 (4.88%) CCSE
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.88%) RHCE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) CCSA
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) CWDP
5 1 (2.44%) GCIA
5 1 (2.44%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (12.20%) Samba
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) NFS
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
7 1 (2.44%) Cygwin
7 1 (2.44%) HDFS
7 1 (2.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Nessus
3 5 (12.20%) EnCase
3 5 (12.20%) Nagios
3 5 (12.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (12.20%) Nmap
4 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.88%) Cacti
5 2 (4.88%) Opsview
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (2.44%) Perfmon
6 1 (2.44%) QRadar
6 1 (2.44%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) CheckPoint
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) HP
5 8 (19.51%) Splunk
6 7 (17.07%) Citrix
6 7 (17.07%) NetApp
6 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
7 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
8 5 (12.20%) ArcSight
8 5 (12.20%) Forcepoint
8 5 (12.20%) LogRhythm
8 5 (12.20%) Tripwire
9 4 (9.76%) Rapid7
10 3 (7.32%) FireEye
10 3 (7.32%) Juniper
10 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
10 3 (7.32%) Radianz
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