The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 255 298 314
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +16
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 6 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.07% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 7
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
Wireshark
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1003 1865 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.99% 18.29% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1597 1375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) Splunk
5 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (30.00%) Radware
7 3 (30.00%) NetScreen
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (30.00%) VLAN
7 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (30.00%) FTP
7 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (30.00%) OmniPeek
7 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) FTP
5 3 (30.00%) NetScreen
5 3 (30.00%) OmniPeek
5 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) HSRP
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VPLS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (10.00%) Network Packet Capture
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) CCIP
5 2 (20.00%) CCSP
5 2 (20.00%) RHCE
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) GlusterFS
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (20.00%) Cacti
2 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (20.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) OpenView
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) QRadar
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Radware
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago