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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 64 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
156 102 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.39% 17.26% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 124 79 96
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Welsh Language
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
3 3 (42.86%) Nessus
3 3 (42.86%) Nmap
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Perl

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Welsh Language
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Debian
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
1 3 (42.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat