The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 63 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 21 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.72% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.65% 2.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.49% +7.05%
Wireshark
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 139 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.53% 13.86% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 120 171
Average salary £52,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +30 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Wireshark
East of England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 26 (100.00%) LAN
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
1 26 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) CCNP
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
1 26 (100.00%) BGP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) Network Security
1 26 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 26 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 25 (96.15%) Presales
3 21 (80.77%) CCDP
4 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 20 (76.92%) MS Visio
4 20 (76.92%) Network Management
4 20 (76.92%) Load Balancing
5 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
5 17 (65.38%) CCSA
5 17 (65.38%) CCSE
6 12 (46.15%) Check Point Certification
6 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 9 (34.62%) F5
8 6 (23.08%) Web Filtering
8 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
8 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (76.92%) MS Visio
2 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) BGP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) LAN
1 26 (100.00%) Network Security
1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
1 26 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 26 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 26 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Network Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Security Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Check Point Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
5 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (96.15%) Presales
3 20 (76.92%) Load Balancing
3 20 (76.92%) Network Management
4 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (23.08%) Web Filtering
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CCNP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CCDP
3 17 (65.38%) CCSA
3 17 (65.38%) CCSE
4 12 (46.15%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Intel