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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 222 202 227
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 36 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.84% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 3
Average daily rate
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£430 £425 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £250 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1881 1412 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.12% 16.55% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 656 697
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 96 176
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Surrey - 13 £450 -
Berkshire -11 12 £193 -54.70% 2
Hampshire -16 7 £405 - 2
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (53.97%) Windows
1 34 (53.97%) Cisco
1 34 (53.97%) Firewall
2 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (41.27%) CCNA
3 26 (41.27%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
6 21 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 20 (31.75%) Linux
8 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
9 17 (26.98%) Network Architecture
9 17 (26.98%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (25.40%) HP
11 15 (23.81%) CCNP
11 15 (23.81%) PKI
11 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
12 14 (22.22%) F5
12 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 14 (22.22%) Juniper
13 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
14 12 (19.05%) UNIX
15 11 (17.46%) DNS
15 11 (17.46%) tcpdump
16 10 (15.87%) LAN
16 10 (15.87%) TACACS
16 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
16 10 (15.87%) VMware
16 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
16 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.97%) Firewall
2 26 (41.27%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
4 11 (17.46%) DNS
4 11 (17.46%) tcpdump
5 10 (15.87%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (15.87%) TACACS
5 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP
5 10 (15.87%) LAN
6 9 (14.29%) SSL
6 9 (14.29%) Network Security
7 8 (12.70%) HTTPS
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
8 7 (11.11%) SMS
8 7 (11.11%) Nortel Alteon
9 6 (9.52%) VoIP
9 6 (9.52%) HTTP
9 6 (9.52%) OSPF
9 6 (9.52%) BGP
10 5 (7.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.76%) TestPartner
2 2 (3.17%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Tester
6 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Data Network Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) IP Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Security Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Test Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.17%) Network Support
10 2 (3.17%) Network Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.11%) WAP
4 6 (9.52%) JSP
4 6 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET
5 2 (3.17%) Ajax
5 2 (3.17%) WCF
5 2 (3.17%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.17%) LINQ
5 2 (3.17%) REST
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (3.17%) FastCGI
6 1 (1.59%) MFC
6 1 (1.59%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.59%) CGI
6 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) PKI
2 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.59%) NHS
6 1 (1.59%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) Handset
6 1 (1.59%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 12 (19.05%) UNIX
4 9 (14.29%) CentOS
4 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.11%) Android
6 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (9.52%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.35%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Phone
9 2 (3.17%) Solaris
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.59%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Network Architecture
1 17 (26.98%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
3 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
4 7 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 7 (11.11%) Validation
4 7 (11.11%) Network Management
5 6 (9.52%) Workflow
5 6 (9.52%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Change Management
6 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.94%) Release Management
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.35%) Change Control
8 3 (4.76%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 3 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) Python
4 4 (6.35%) AppleScript
4 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.27%) CCNA
3 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 21 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 15 (23.81%) CCNP
6 9 (14.29%) CCSA
6 9 (14.29%) CCSE
6 9 (14.29%) Degree
6 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (11.11%) CCSP
8 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
9 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.76%) MCSE
11 2 (3.17%) CCDP
11 2 (3.17%) MCTS
11 2 (3.17%) MCITP
11 2 (3.17%) CCVP
12 1 (1.59%) CEH
12 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) vSphere
1 8 (12.70%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.52%) Nmap
3 4 (6.35%) Snort
4 3 (4.76%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.17%) Squid
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.17%) Firmware
6 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (1.59%) XenServer
6 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
2 9 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (11.11%) OpenView
3 7 (11.11%) Netcool
3 7 (11.11%) Nessus
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) Cacti
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) HP
3 14 (22.22%) Juniper
3 14 (22.22%) F5
4 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
5 10 (15.87%) VMware
6 7 (11.11%) Radware
6 7 (11.11%) Nortel
6 7 (11.11%) Crossbeam
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle
8 5 (7.94%) Blue Coat
9 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
11 2 (3.17%) Websense
12 1 (1.59%) AppSense
12 1 (1.59%) Mitel
12 1 (1.59%) NetHawk
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