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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 207 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 22 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 0.87% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +8.97%
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
1542 1497 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.14% 27.50% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1053 1201
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
Bracknell - 7 £50,000 -
Slough +10 4 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Reading -1 4 £40,750 -18.50% 4
Newbury -1 1 £35,000 -
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 40 (61.54%) Cisco
2 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.00%) DNS
3 26 (40.00%) Windows
4 24 (36.92%) SAN
5 22 (33.85%) ITIL
6 19 (29.23%) SQL
6 19 (29.23%) VPN
6 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (29.23%) Hyper-V
7 18 (27.69%) F5
7 18 (27.69%) DHCP
7 18 (27.69%) Citrix
8 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (24.62%) CCA
9 16 (24.62%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (24.62%) Windows XP
9 16 (24.62%) Firewall
9 16 (24.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (24.62%) Terminal Services
9 16 (24.62%) Juniper
9 16 (24.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (24.62%) EdgeSight
9 16 (24.62%) tcpdump
9 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
9 16 (24.62%) XenApp
9 16 (24.62%) XenServer
9 16 (24.62%) XenDesktop
9 16 (24.62%) SCOM

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Lync
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) DNS
2 24 (36.92%) SAN
3 19 (29.23%) VPN
4 18 (27.69%) DHCP
5 16 (24.62%) Firewall
5 16 (24.62%) tcpdump
5 16 (24.62%) iSCSI
6 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 14 (21.54%) Network Security
8 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 13 (20.00%) Wireless
9 12 (18.46%) LTE
9 12 (18.46%) BIG-IP
10 11 (16.92%) BGP
11 10 (15.38%) OSPF
11 10 (15.38%) SSL
11 10 (15.38%) LAN
12 9 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (13.85%) VoIP
12 9 (13.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.08%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Network Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Test Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Technical Support
4 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Citrix Support
9 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
9 6 (9.23%) IP Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Consultant
11 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 4 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Technical Support Team Leader
11 4 (6.15%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) CGI
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.54%) XMPP
2 1 (1.54%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) EPoS
3 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.62%) Windows XP
4 14 (21.54%) Linux
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.69%) UNIX
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.54%) SUSE
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (13.85%) OpenUP
4 8 (12.31%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.77%) Line Management
6 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.15%) Validation
7 4 (6.15%) Resource Management
7 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 3 (4.62%) System Testing
9 2 (3.08%) Service Management
9 2 (3.08%) Change Management
9 2 (3.08%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (3.08%) C#
3 2 (3.08%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (24.62%) CCA
2 16 (24.62%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
3 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 10 (15.38%) CCNP
5 7 (10.77%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) VCP4
6 3 (4.62%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.54%) CCSE
7 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.54%) CCSA
7 1 (1.54%) MCSE
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) Hyper-V
2 16 (24.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (24.62%) Terminal Services
2 16 (24.62%) XenApp
2 16 (24.62%) XenServer
2 16 (24.62%) XenDesktop
3 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (15.38%) vSphere
5 5 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.15%) Firmware
7 2 (3.08%) Snort
8 1 (1.54%) Nmap
8 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) EdgeSight
1 16 (24.62%) SCOM
2 11 (16.92%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) Cisco
2 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.69%) F5
3 18 (27.69%) Citrix
4 16 (24.62%) Juniper
5 13 (20.00%) VMware
6 11 (16.92%) NetScout
6 11 (16.92%) AppSense
7 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
8 8 (12.31%) HP
9 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
9 4 (6.15%) Mitel
10 3 (4.62%) ProCurve
10 3 (4.62%) Aruba
10 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.62%) McAfee
11 2 (3.08%) Nortel
11 2 (3.08%) Symantec
11 2 (3.08%) NetHawk
11 2 (3.08%) M86 Security
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