The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 112 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% - 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Wireshark
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 270 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.67% 16.84% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 282 246 290
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Cheshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £40,000 -
Chester - 2 £67,500 -
Wireshark
North West

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) Flash
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
4 5 (41.67%) FTP
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) GCIH
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Legal
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) RMADS
5 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) RMADS
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCIE
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) GCIH
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Juniper
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
1 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint