The first table below looks at the demand for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 120 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.051% 0.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £24,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 303 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 14.92% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 276 297
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
West Midlands

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Birmingham

Wireshark
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS