The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 198 210 221
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 28 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.16% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 0.59% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 4
Average salary £46,500 £56,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £45,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.32%
Wireshark
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1782 1535 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.12% 27.20% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1121 1136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Reading +13 18 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Slough +12 5 £46,500 +9.41%
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -
Newbury +2 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (44.64%) IIS
3 23 (41.07%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) UNIX
4 22 (39.29%) Windows
4 22 (39.29%) VMware
5 21 (37.50%) .NET
5 21 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 19 (33.93%) Red Hat
7 19 (33.93%) Perl
7 19 (33.93%) Solaris
7 19 (33.93%) XML
7 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
8 18 (32.14%) DNS
8 18 (32.14%) tcpdump
9 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
9 17 (30.36%) SQL
9 17 (30.36%) C#
9 17 (30.36%) Java
10 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 16 (28.57%) SAN
10 16 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
11 15 (26.79%) NAS
11 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
11 15 (26.79%) C++
11 15 (26.79%) Cisco
12 14 (25.00%) SS7

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (44.64%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) DNS
1 18 (32.14%) tcpdump
2 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
3 16 (28.57%) SAN
4 15 (26.79%) NAS
5 14 (25.00%) SS7
6 13 (23.21%) ISUP
6 13 (23.21%) INAP
6 13 (23.21%) HTTP
6 13 (23.21%) SMS
6 13 (23.21%) SMTP
6 13 (23.21%) LDAP
6 13 (23.21%) IMAP
7 10 (17.86%) Network Security
7 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (17.86%) FWSM
7 10 (17.86%) snoop
8 8 (14.29%) Firewall
9 6 (10.71%) BGP
9 6 (10.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) MS Access
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) AQtime
1 13 (23.21%) WebLOAD
2 2 (3.57%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
1 13 (23.21%) Test Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Test Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Performance Test Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Performance Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) XML
3 13 (23.21%) Rendezvous
3 13 (23.21%) MAPI
3 13 (23.21%) SOAP
4 8 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) OLE DB
5 2 (3.57%) ODBC
5 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) MFC
5 2 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
2 13 (23.21%) IVR
3 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.71%) Firmware
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.57%) Home Automation
5 2 (3.57%) IPTV
6 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 22 (39.29%) UNIX
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
3 21 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (33.93%) Solaris
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) VMS
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 13 (23.21%) Benchmarking
2 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (23.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (10.71%) Web Development
4 5 (8.93%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Network Design
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (3.57%) High Availability
7 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.79%) Time Management
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.79%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) Perl
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) C#
2 17 (30.36%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) C++
4 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
5 2 (3.57%) VC++
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) ISEB
1 13 (23.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) CWNA
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) MCSA
3 2 (3.57%) MCTS
3 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CCA
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 13 (23.21%) NFS
4 4 (7.14%) Snort
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.57%) Nmap
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
6 1 (1.79%) XenServer
6 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.57%) PureDisk
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) VMware
3 19 (33.93%) Red Hat
4 15 (26.79%) Cisco
5 13 (23.21%) TIBCO
6 12 (21.43%) F5
7 10 (17.86%) Citrix
8 9 (16.07%) Redknee
9 8 (14.29%) HP
9 8 (14.29%) Juniper
10 6 (10.71%) Sun
11 4 (7.14%) NetApp
11 4 (7.14%) Foundry
11 4 (7.14%) Egenera
12 2 (3.57%) CA
12 2 (3.57%) Hitachi
12 2 (3.57%) Dell
12 2 (3.57%) EMC
12 2 (3.57%) Nortel
12 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago