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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 183 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 41 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.27% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 0.91% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 2
Average salary £47,500 £44,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% -14.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
1776 1757 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.02% 29.28% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1224 1167
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +15 18 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Slough - 11 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £41,500 -
Bracknell -11 1 £55,000 - 1
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) SAN
4 28 (41.18%) Windows
5 27 (39.71%) DNS
6 23 (33.82%) Linux
6 23 (33.82%) VMware
7 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (32.35%) SQL
8 20 (29.41%) tcpdump
9 19 (27.94%) VPN
9 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
10 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 18 (26.47%) F5
11 17 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 17 (25.00%) IIS
11 17 (25.00%) ITIL
11 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (25.00%) Firewall
12 16 (23.53%) Citrix
12 16 (23.53%) Juniper
13 15 (22.06%) UNIX
13 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
14 14 (20.59%) DHCP
15 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
15 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (19.12%) Network Security
16 12 (17.65%) iSCSI

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 17 (25.00%) IIS
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Lync
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) SAN
2 27 (39.71%) DNS
3 20 (29.41%) tcpdump
4 19 (27.94%) VPN
5 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
6 17 (25.00%) Firewall
7 14 (20.59%) DHCP
8 13 (19.12%) Network Security
9 12 (17.65%) iSCSI
9 12 (17.65%) SSL
10 11 (16.18%) Wireless
10 11 (16.18%) NAS
11 10 (14.71%) BIG-IP
11 10 (14.71%) LAN
12 9 (13.24%) SMTP
12 9 (13.24%) BGP
12 9 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (13.24%) IMAP
13 8 (11.76%) LTE
13 8 (11.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) MS Access
2 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) WebLOAD
1 9 (13.24%) AQtime
2 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.94%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Test Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Technical Support
4 8 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Citrix Support
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Test Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) IP Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) .NET
2 11 (16.18%) XML
3 9 (13.24%) MAPI
4 6 (8.82%) HTML
5 5 (7.35%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) Rendezvous
6 2 (2.94%) OLE DB
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) MFC
6 2 (2.94%) CGI
6 2 (2.94%) ODBC
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.35%) IVR
5 2 (2.94%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.94%) Home Automation
5 2 (2.94%) EPoS
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Windows
2 23 (33.82%) Linux
3 15 (22.06%) UNIX
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (14.71%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.24%) Solaris
8 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.94%) CentOS
9 2 (2.94%) VMS
10 1 (1.47%) SUSE
10 1 (1.47%) AIX
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (13.24%) Benchmarking
4 7 (10.29%) Software Testing
4 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.29%) Line Management
4 7 (10.29%) OpenUP
5 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
5 6 (8.82%) Web Development
6 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.41%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.94%) Validation
8 2 (2.94%) High Availability
8 2 (2.94%) System Testing
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 12 (17.65%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) C++
4 9 (13.24%) Java
4 9 (13.24%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) C
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) VC++
6 2 (2.94%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.71%) CCA
2 10 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) CCNA
4 8 (11.76%) CCNP
5 5 (7.35%) ISEB
5 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.94%) CWNA
7 1 (1.47%) MCSE
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 10 (14.71%) XenApp
5 10 (14.71%) XenServer
5 10 (14.71%) XenDesktop
5 10 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (14.71%) Terminal Services
6 7 (10.29%) vSphere
7 6 (8.82%) Firmware
8 5 (7.35%) NFS
9 3 (4.41%) Snort
10 2 (2.94%) Nmap
10 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCOM
1 10 (14.71%) EdgeSight
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
3 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (33.82%) VMware
4 18 (26.47%) F5
5 16 (23.53%) Citrix
5 16 (23.53%) Juniper
6 12 (17.65%) HP
7 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
8 10 (14.71%) NetScout
9 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.82%) AppSense
11 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
12 4 (5.88%) Sun
12 4 (5.88%) Redknee
12 4 (5.88%) Egenera
12 4 (5.88%) Foundry
13 3 (4.41%) Aruba
13 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
13 3 (4.41%) ProCurve
13 3 (4.41%) Mitel
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Hyphen
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Hyphen
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £80000 per annum + bens/training etc
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Bracknell
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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