The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 119 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Wireshark
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 312 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.42% 17.88% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 225 200 237
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Bristol

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Bristol

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) FWSM
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
1 1 (14.29%) CCSE
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 1 (14.29%) F5