The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 73 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.50% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £118 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+304.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.96%
Wireshark
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 199 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.89% 22.11% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 70 84
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 9 (69.23%) HTTP
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) Fiddler
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) LINQ
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 5 (38.46%) FastCGI
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
1 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (23.08%) FWSM
4 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
4 3 (23.08%) OSPF
4 3 (23.08%) RIP
4 3 (23.08%) SMTP
4 3 (23.08%) SNMP
4 3 (23.08%) VRRP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Fiddler
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IP Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IP Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) FastCGI
2 5 (38.46%) LINQ
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (23.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.69%) Application Discovery
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (23.08%) CCSA
3 3 (23.08%) CCSE
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) MCITP
3 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) MCSD
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Nmap
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Meraki
4 1 (7.69%) NetScout
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat