The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 319 299 328
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £31,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 2265 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 19.26% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2027 2013
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
London

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Perl
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
4 10 (52.63%) tcpdump
4 10 (52.63%) Multicast
5 8 (42.11%) Juniper
5 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) CISSP
6 7 (36.84%) PHP
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Ruby
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) tcpdump
3 10 (52.63%) Multicast
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) SNMP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 2 (10.53%) IPsec
7 2 (10.53%) OSPF
7 2 (10.53%) ICMP
7 2 (10.53%) VRRP
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) SMTP
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Trac
2 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) CentOS
7 2 (10.53%) Debian
8 1 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (5.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) OWASP
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) GCIH
5 3 (15.79%) GIAC
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) RHCE
7 1 (5.26%) GPEN
7 1 (5.26%) OSCP
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.26%) MCSE
7 1 (5.26%) CISA
7 1 (5.26%) CISM
7 1 (5.26%) GSEC
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Snort
3 2 (10.53%) Squid
3 2 (10.53%) Nmap
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (10.53%) Cacti
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Juniper
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) LogLogic
5 3 (15.79%) Q1 Labs
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
5 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 3 (15.79%) Radianz
5 3 (15.79%) Tradeweb
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) NetScout
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
6 2 (10.53%) Rackspace