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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 287 327 309
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 20 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.71% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 14
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1969 1965 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.71% 15.61% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1635 2078
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) Firewall
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
3 26 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 25 (62.50%) VPN
5 20 (50.00%) Windows
5 20 (50.00%) CCNA
5 20 (50.00%) OSPF
6 18 (45.00%) BGP
6 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 17 (42.50%) UNIX
7 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (40.00%) Network Security
8 16 (40.00%) LAN
8 16 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 15 (37.50%) SSL
9 15 (37.50%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 15 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
10 14 (35.00%) tcpdump
10 14 (35.00%) F5
10 14 (35.00%) Finance
11 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
12 12 (30.00%) HTTP
12 12 (30.00%) CCNP
12 12 (30.00%) Juniper
12 12 (30.00%) ITIL
12 12 (30.00%) VLAN
13 11 (27.50%) MPLS
13 11 (27.50%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) Jetty
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (80.00%) Firewall
2 25 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 25 (62.50%) VPN
3 20 (50.00%) OSPF
4 18 (45.00%) BGP
5 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (40.00%) Network Security
6 16 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 16 (40.00%) LAN
7 15 (37.50%) SSL
7 15 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
8 14 (35.00%) tcpdump
9 12 (30.00%) HTTP
9 12 (30.00%) VLAN
10 11 (27.50%) MPLS
10 11 (27.50%) DNS
11 10 (25.00%) Wireless
12 9 (22.50%) VoIP
12 9 (22.50%) WAN
13 8 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Support
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) SOAP
2 4 (10.00%) XMPP
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
5 1 (2.50%) SecurID
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) UNIX
3 15 (37.50%) Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Debian
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) SIEM
3 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Service Management
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.50%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Ruby
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.00%) Perl
2 6 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) sed
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) AWK
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (50.00%) CCNA
3 12 (30.00%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) GCIA
5 3 (7.50%) GCIH
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) GIAC
6 2 (5.00%) CISSP
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Snort
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.00%) iptables
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Postfix
3 1 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.00%) OPNET
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 14 (35.00%) F5
5 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.00%) Juniper
7 7 (17.50%) HP
7 7 (17.50%) Fortinet
7 7 (17.50%) Foundry
8 5 (12.50%) Aruba
8 5 (12.50%) Riverbed
9 4 (10.00%) BT
10 3 (7.50%) Nortel
10 3 (7.50%) NetScout
10 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
11 2 (5.00%) LogLogic
11 2 (5.00%) Q1 Labs
11 2 (5.00%) Polycom
11 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.00%) Symantec
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Salary: £28,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago