The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 128 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.049% 0.051% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.32% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -49.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Wireshark
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
412 315 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.38% 16.15% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 379 263 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) PPP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (60.00%) High Availability
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (60.00%) PPP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCSE
1 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint