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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 225 216 205
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 40 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 1.19% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 8
Average daily rate
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£175 £330 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.96% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £188 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £346 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
+26.57% -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1988 1595 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 17.63% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 661 610
Average daily rate £340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 142 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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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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 - 16 - -
Berkshire 0 15 £150 -27.27% 14
Hampshire -17 6 £475 +41.79% 6
Kent - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 4
East Sussex - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 39 (52.00%) Firewall
2 37 (49.33%) Cisco
3 31 (41.33%) TCP/IP
3 31 (41.33%) Network Architecture
4 27 (36.00%) Juniper
5 26 (34.67%) DNS
6 25 (33.33%) Windows
7 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (29.33%) CheckPoint
8 22 (29.33%) F5
9 20 (26.67%) SolarWinds
9 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 20 (26.67%) Blue Coat
9 20 (26.67%) Finance
10 19 (25.33%) Management Information System
10 19 (25.33%) DHCP
10 19 (25.33%) Network Security
10 19 (25.33%) DV Cleared
11 18 (24.00%) NetScout
11 18 (24.00%) ITIL
11 18 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (22.67%) Multicast
13 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 16 (21.33%) Service Management
13 16 (21.33%) Change Management
13 16 (21.33%) CISSP
13 16 (21.33%) CCNA
13 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 14 (18.67%) TIBCO

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (18.67%) RMDS
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (52.00%) Firewall
2 31 (41.33%) TCP/IP
3 26 (34.67%) DNS
4 19 (25.33%) DHCP
4 19 (25.33%) Network Security
5 18 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 17 (22.67%) Multicast
7 16 (21.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (17.33%) 4G
8 13 (17.33%) 3G
9 10 (13.33%) SSL
10 9 (12.00%) 2G
11 8 (10.67%) tcpdump
11 8 (10.67%) Internet
11 8 (10.67%) LAN
12 7 (9.33%) GSM
12 7 (9.33%) HTTP
12 7 (9.33%) WAN
12 7 (9.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) TestPartner
3 2 (2.67%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Network Consultant
1 16 (21.33%) Consultant
2 15 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 9 (12.00%) Security Consultant
4 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Tester
7 6 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Firewall Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Data Network Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) Rendezvous
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.67%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) JSP
6 3 (4.00%) WAP
7 2 (2.67%) MFC
7 2 (2.67%) ADO.NET
7 2 (2.67%) Ajax
7 2 (2.67%) WCF
7 2 (2.67%) Silverlight
7 2 (2.67%) LINQ
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (2.67%) FastCGI
8 1 (1.33%) WinForms
8 1 (1.33%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) CGI
8 1 (1.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (18.67%) PKI
3 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) CESG
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) UNIX
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) CentOS
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.33%) Solaris
6 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.00%) Android
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Network Architecture
2 18 (24.00%) ITIL
3 16 (21.33%) Service Management
3 16 (21.33%) Change Management
4 14 (18.67%) Load Balancing
5 12 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (9.33%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.00%) Change Control
8 5 (6.67%) SIEM
8 5 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.33%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (5.33%) Workflow
9 4 (5.33%) Validation
9 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Fault Management
10 3 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.00%) Python
2 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) C++
4 3 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (2.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 19 (25.33%) DV Cleared
4 16 (21.33%) CCNA
4 16 (21.33%) CISSP
5 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) CCNP
7 5 (6.67%) Degree
7 5 (6.67%) CCSA
7 5 (6.67%) CCSE
8 4 (5.33%) CCIE
9 3 (4.00%) CCSP
9 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.33%) MCSE
11 1 (1.33%) MCTS
11 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Snort
1 7 (9.33%) vSphere
1 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.67%) Squid
2 2 (2.67%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.33%) Firmware
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) FortiGate
2 10 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (6.67%) Nessus
4 4 (5.33%) Nmap
5 3 (4.00%) OpenView
5 3 (4.00%) Netcool
6 2 (2.67%) Cacti
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Cisco
2 27 (36.00%) Juniper
3 22 (29.33%) CheckPoint
3 22 (29.33%) F5
4 20 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 20 (26.67%) Blue Coat
5 18 (24.00%) NetScout
6 14 (18.67%) TippingPoint
6 14 (18.67%) Tradeweb
6 14 (18.67%) Tufin
6 14 (18.67%) LogLogic
6 14 (18.67%) Radianz
6 14 (18.67%) TIBCO
6 14 (18.67%) Bloomberg
7 8 (10.67%) HP
7 8 (10.67%) VMware
8 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.33%) Sourcefire
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle
9 4 (5.33%) Crossbeam
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