The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 69 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.41% 0.12% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 0.70% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Median salary £31,000 £65,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.30% +95.48%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.94%
Wireshark
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 142 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.84% 17.47% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 116 126 135
Median salary £36,477 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.46% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Cardiff

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VB
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds