The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 56 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.69% - 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -6.97%
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
145 143 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.31% 24.03% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 119 71
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +25.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (92.86%) tcpdump
2 12 (85.71%) SaaS
2 12 (85.71%) CentOS
2 12 (85.71%) Welsh Language
2 12 (85.71%) Debian
2 12 (85.71%) Nessus
2 12 (85.71%) Nmap
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Nagios
2 12 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (50.00%) VLAN
6 6 (42.86%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) HTTP
7 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (35.71%) Xen
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Puppet
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) tcpdump
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
1 12 (85.71%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Debian
2 12 (85.71%) CentOS
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Perl
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Nmap
3 5 (35.71%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Nagios
1 12 (85.71%) Nessus
2 5 (35.71%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) OPNET
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView
3 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Compuware
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper