The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 53 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.48% - 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% - 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +9.32%
Wireshark
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.27% 23.74% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 58
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (100.00%) Snort
2 13 (92.86%) SIEM
3 12 (85.71%) HTTP
3 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) tcpdump
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) LDAP
6 7 (50.00%) SMTP
6 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 7 (50.00%) FTP
6 7 (50.00%) SSL
6 7 (50.00%) Telnet
7 6 (42.86%) GCIA
7 6 (42.86%) GCIH
7 6 (42.86%) LogRhythm
8 5 (35.71%) Analytics
8 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (35.71%) Linux
9 4 (28.57%) Python
9 4 (28.57%) UNIX
9 4 (28.57%) Perl
9 4 (28.57%) Ruby
9 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 2 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (14.29%) Network Security
10 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) HTTP
1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) tcpdump
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) Telnet
3 7 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (50.00%) SMTP
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
4 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) GCIA
1 6 (42.86%) GCIH
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) VCP4
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.14%) LogLogic