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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 71 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.43% 0.13% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.65% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +11.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.95%
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
135 153 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.31% 19.84% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 122 128 106
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 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