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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 198 200 211
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 36 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.66% 1.55% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.49% +7.05%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Reading +19 22 £55,000 +17.02% 5
Maidenhead - 10 £32,500 -
Newbury - 3 £29,500 -
Bracknell +4 2 £39,250 -25.23%
Slough -1 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Hungerford - 1 £50,000 -
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (46.88%) Cisco
2 29 (45.31%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Windows
3 27 (42.19%) Firewall
4 25 (39.06%) Unix
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
5 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
6 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
7 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (26.56%) WAN
8 16 (25.00%) Juniper
8 16 (25.00%) VMware
8 16 (25.00%) tcpdump
8 16 (25.00%) F5
9 15 (23.44%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (23.44%) Finance
9 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
10 14 (21.88%) Validation
10 14 (21.88%) CCNP
10 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
11 13 (20.31%) Citrix
11 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
11 13 (20.31%) MPLS
11 13 (20.31%) OSPF
11 13 (20.31%) BGP
11 13 (20.31%) BIG-IP
11 13 (20.31%) NetScout

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (9.38%) JBoss
1 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
2 5 (7.81%) Jetty
2 5 (7.81%) nginx
3 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) Firewall
2 17 (26.56%) WAN
3 16 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 15 (23.44%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
6 13 (20.31%) BGP
6 13 (20.31%) BIG-IP
6 13 (20.31%) MPLS
6 13 (20.31%) OSPF
7 12 (18.75%) GSM
7 12 (18.75%) SAN
8 11 (17.19%) GPRS
8 11 (17.19%) SIGTRAN
8 11 (17.19%) SS7
9 10 (15.63%) Diameter Protocol
9 10 (15.63%) Internet
10 9 (14.06%) SCCP
10 9 (14.06%) SMPP
10 9 (14.06%) SMTP
10 9 (14.06%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) AQtime
1 3 (4.69%) WebLOAD
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
3 11 (17.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 18 (28.13%) Network Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Network Support
5 9 (14.06%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Graduate
7 7 (10.94%) Security Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Security Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Junior
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Support
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.81%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Regular Expression
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) LAMP
4 5 (7.81%) RFC 2822
5 4 (6.25%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (4.69%) MAPI
7 1 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.81%) Blog
4 5 (7.81%) NHS
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.56%) iPad
8 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (45.31%) Linux
2 27 (42.19%) Windows
3 25 (39.06%) Unix
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
5 12 (18.75%) Solaris
6 8 (12.50%) Android
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.81%) CentOS
9 3 (4.69%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (3.13%) VMS
10 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.56%) Debian
11 1 (1.56%) Fedora
11 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Validation
2 12 (18.75%) Test Planning
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL
4 8 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (9.38%) Information Security
7 5 (7.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 5 (7.81%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) OWASP
8 4 (6.25%) Presales
9 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.69%) Benchmarking
9 3 (4.69%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.69%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (3.13%) Coaching
10 2 (3.13%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 2 (3.13%) Line Management
10 2 (3.13%) Network Packet Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) C++
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.63%) Perl
4 7 (10.94%) C
4 7 (10.94%) C#
5 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.38%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) Assembly Language
6 5 (7.81%) PHP
6 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.81%) VB
6 5 (7.81%) VBScript
7 4 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.88%) CCNP
3 7 (10.94%) CCA
3 7 (10.94%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 3 (4.69%) CCNA
5 3 (4.69%) CISSP
6 2 (3.13%) GIAC
7 1 (1.56%) CEH
7 1 (1.56%) CISM
7 1 (1.56%) GCIH
7 1 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) SAS 70
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
4 10 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 8 (12.50%) XenApp
5 8 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 7 (10.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (10.94%) vSphere
6 7 (10.94%) XenServer
7 5 (7.81%) VirtualBox
7 5 (7.81%) Xen
8 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.56%) qmail
9 1 (1.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.50%) EdgeSight
2 8 (12.50%) SCOM
3 7 (10.94%) SCCM
4 5 (7.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.25%) Nessus
5 4 (6.25%) Nmap
6 3 (4.69%) FortiGate
6 3 (4.69%) Perfmon
6 3 (4.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.56%) logstash
7 1 (1.56%) Nagios
7 1 (1.56%) RSA enVision
7 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Cisco
2 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
4 16 (25.00%) F5
4 16 (25.00%) Juniper
4 16 (25.00%) VMware
5 13 (20.31%) Citrix
5 13 (20.31%) NetScout
6 7 (10.94%) AppSense
7 5 (7.81%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) Symantec
8 3 (4.69%) HP
8 3 (4.69%) Symbian
9 2 (3.13%) Meraki
9 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.56%) LogLogic
10 1 (1.56%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.56%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.56%) Splunk
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