The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 51 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.43% 0.97% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 4.55% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Wireshark
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.13% 21.43% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 58
Average salary £52,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.71% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Bedford region.

Wireshark Salary Trend in Bedford

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) Network Security
1 16 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (93.75%) Load Balancing
2 15 (93.75%) CCDP
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 14 (87.50%) CCSA
3 14 (87.50%) CCSE
4 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
4 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) Network Management
6 8 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
6 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (31.25%) CCDA
8 4 (25.00%) F5
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Network Security
1 16 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Consultant
2 11 (68.75%) Network Consultant
3 9 (56.25%) Security Consultant
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Load Balancing
2 10 (62.50%) Network Management
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CCNP
1 15 (93.75%) CCDP
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCSA
2 14 (87.50%) CCSE
3 8 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (31.25%) CCDA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) F5