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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 126 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.050% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £33,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £41,875
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +11.04%
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
335 318 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.20% 15.92% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 296 206 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Bristol

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) Snort
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
5 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) GIAC
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) ITSM
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (14.29%) SMTP
7 2 (14.29%) LDAP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) FTP
7 2 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) LDAP
5 2 (14.29%) FTP
5 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
6 1 (7.14%) FWSM
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) SSH
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) SIEM
3 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
2 1 (7.14%) GCIH
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Snort
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
1 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.14%) LogLogic
2 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.14%) VMware