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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 221 257 230
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -27
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 25 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 0.90% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 20
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
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
1555 1785 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 18.71% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 963 883
Median daily rate £375 £387 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.10% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 120 111
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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
Berkshire +24 18 £300 +4.34% 3
Hampshire +22 3 - - 2
Middlesex - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £400 -5.88%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 24 (55.81%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
3 20 (46.51%) CCNP
3 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (41.86%) Juniper
5 17 (39.53%) CCNA
5 17 (39.53%) ITIL
6 16 (37.21%) CCIE
7 13 (30.23%) Ericsson
7 13 (30.23%) Nokia
7 13 (30.23%) 3G
7 13 (30.23%) Back Office
7 13 (30.23%) 2G
7 13 (30.23%) Huawei
7 13 (30.23%) Nokia Networks
7 13 (30.23%) 4G
8 9 (20.93%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) LAN
9 8 (18.60%) Firewall
9 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
10 7 (16.28%) WAN
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) DNS
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) SLA
11 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.95%) VLAN
11 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (30.23%) 2G
2 13 (30.23%) 3G
2 13 (30.23%) 4G
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) LAN
4 7 (16.28%) WAN
5 6 (13.95%) DNS
5 6 (13.95%) Unified Communications
5 6 (13.95%) VLAN
6 5 (11.63%) BGP
6 5 (11.63%) DHCP
6 5 (11.63%) HTTP
6 5 (11.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (11.63%) tcpdump
7 4 (9.30%) Network Security
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.98%) OSPF
8 3 (6.98%) Skype
8 3 (6.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Ingres
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.65%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) AppScan
3 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.33%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.33%) CMake
3 1 (2.33%) GDB
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) GoogleTest
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.33%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.33%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (30.23%) Back Office
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (11.63%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Network Specialist
3 3 (6.98%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
3 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Video On Demand Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Communications Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Voice Architect
5 1 (2.33%) Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
1 1 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) MPEG
1 4 (9.30%) STB
1 4 (9.30%) Video on Demand
2 3 (6.98%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (4.65%) Statistics
3 2 (4.65%) Streaming Video
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.30%) ITSM
5 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Network Design
6 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
7 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) CCNP
1 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (39.53%) CCNA
3 16 (37.21%) CCIE
4 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
7 2 (4.65%) CCSA
7 2 (4.65%) CCSE
7 2 (4.65%) CISSP
8 1 (2.33%) CCDP
8 1 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) GPEN
8 1 (2.33%) GWAPT
8 1 (2.33%) GXPN
8 1 (2.33%) OSCE
8 1 (2.33%) OSCP
8 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.33%) Core Impact
3 1 (2.33%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.33%) Nessus
3 1 (2.33%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.33%) Nmap
3 1 (2.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco
2 18 (41.86%) Juniper
3 13 (30.23%) Ericsson
3 13 (30.23%) Huawei
3 13 (30.23%) Nokia
3 13 (30.23%) Nokia Networks
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) Sonus
6 4 (9.30%) Remedy
7 3 (6.98%) Ipanema Technologies
7 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
7 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) F5
8 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.65%) Google
8 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) Qualys
9 1 (2.33%) VMware
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