The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / South East
Rank 208 243 225
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 26 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 0.78% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 18
Median daily rate £350 £408 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £435 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £40.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1550 1673 1848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 19.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 906 888
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 110
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the South East region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +12 10 £300 -4.76% 6
Surrey +26 8 £350 -26.31% 5
Middlesex - 5 £350 -
Hampshire +10 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £400 -5.88%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
3 21 (45.65%) Juniper
4 20 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (39.13%) CCNP
6 17 (36.96%) CCNA
7 15 (32.61%) ITIL
8 14 (30.43%) CCIE
8 14 (30.43%) Back Office
9 13 (28.26%) 2G
9 13 (28.26%) Huawei
9 13 (28.26%) Ericsson
9 13 (28.26%) Nokia
9 13 (28.26%) 3G
9 13 (28.26%) Nokia Networks
9 13 (28.26%) 4G
10 10 (21.74%) Linux
11 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
11 8 (17.39%) Firewall
11 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) Windows
12 7 (15.22%) LAN
12 7 (15.22%) VoIP
12 7 (15.22%) SQL
12 7 (15.22%) C++
12 7 (15.22%) SLA
13 6 (13.04%) HTTP
13 6 (13.04%) WAN
13 6 (13.04%) STL

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.26%) 2G
2 13 (28.26%) 3G
2 13 (28.26%) 4G
3 8 (17.39%) Firewall
4 7 (15.22%) LAN
4 7 (15.22%) VoIP
5 6 (13.04%) BGP
5 6 (13.04%) HTTP
5 6 (13.04%) VLAN
5 6 (13.04%) WAN
6 5 (10.87%) Asterisk PBX
6 5 (10.87%) DNS
6 5 (10.87%) GSM
6 5 (10.87%) LTE
6 5 (10.87%) PBX
6 5 (10.87%) RANAP
6 5 (10.87%) RTP
6 5 (10.87%) tcpdump
6 5 (10.87%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Ingres
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) GDB
2 5 (10.87%) Fiddler
2 5 (10.87%) GCC
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 5 (10.87%) Trac
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
4 1 (2.17%) AppScan
4 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.17%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.17%) CMake
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.17%) Valgrind
4 1 (2.17%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (30.43%) Back Office
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Network Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Video On Demand Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Support
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) STL
2 5 (10.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (8.70%) MPEG
2 4 (8.70%) STB
2 4 (8.70%) Video on Demand
3 3 (6.52%) PlayStation
3 3 (6.52%) Xbox
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Cross-Platform Development
2 5 (10.87%) DevOps
2 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
2 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
2 5 (10.87%) OO
2 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.35%) High Availability
4 2 (4.35%) Network Design
4 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Change Management
5 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.17%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) C++
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCNP
3 17 (36.96%) CCNA
4 14 (30.43%) CCIE
5 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) CCDP
8 1 (2.17%) CCIP
8 1 (2.17%) CCSA
8 1 (2.17%) CCSE
8 1 (2.17%) CCSP
8 1 (2.17%) CISSP
8 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) GPEN
8 1 (2.17%) GWAPT
8 1 (2.17%) GXPN
8 1 (2.17%) OSCE
8 1 (2.17%) OSCP
8 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) Core Impact
2 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.17%) Nessus
2 1 (2.17%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.17%) Nmap
2 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 21 (45.65%) Juniper
3 13 (28.26%) Ericsson
3 13 (28.26%) Huawei
3 13 (28.26%) Nokia
3 13 (28.26%) Nokia Networks
4 6 (13.04%) F5
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.35%) Sonus
7 1 (2.17%) Aruba
7 1 (2.17%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (2.17%) LogLogic
7 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) TippingPoint
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