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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 281 296 282
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 22 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.059% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.38% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 23
Average salary £48,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £53,750 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,750 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+6.28% +12.54%
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
1904 1580 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.04% 15.41% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1333 1943
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 26 (70.27%) TCP/IP
3 25 (67.57%) VPN
3 25 (67.57%) Cisco
4 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (56.76%) OSPF
6 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
6 19 (51.35%) CCNA
7 18 (48.65%) BGP
7 18 (48.65%) Windows
7 18 (48.65%) Linux
8 17 (45.95%) UNIX
8 17 (45.95%) EIGRP
9 16 (43.24%) SSL
10 15 (40.54%) LAN
10 15 (40.54%) Network Security
10 15 (40.54%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (40.54%) tcpdump
10 15 (40.54%) F5
11 13 (35.14%) VLAN
12 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
12 12 (32.43%) DNS
12 12 (32.43%) Juniper
12 12 (32.43%) MPLS
12 12 (32.43%) SolarWinds
13 11 (29.73%) CCNP
13 11 (29.73%) HTTP
13 11 (29.73%) ITIL
14 9 (24.32%) Finance
14 9 (24.32%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Jetty
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 26 (70.27%) TCP/IP
3 25 (67.57%) VPN
4 21 (56.76%) OSPF
5 18 (48.65%) BGP
6 17 (45.95%) EIGRP
7 16 (43.24%) SSL
8 15 (40.54%) Network Security
8 15 (40.54%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (40.54%) tcpdump
8 15 (40.54%) LAN
9 13 (35.14%) VLAN
10 12 (32.43%) DNS
10 12 (32.43%) MPLS
11 11 (29.73%) HTTP
12 9 (24.32%) SNMP
12 9 (24.32%) SMTP
13 8 (21.62%) DHCP
13 8 (21.62%) VoIP
13 8 (21.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Trac
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) SOAP
2 4 (10.81%) XMPP
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.70%) SecurID
4 1 (2.70%) Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) CentOS
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) Fedora
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) SIEM
2 7 (18.92%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Low Latency
3 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Perl
1 7 (18.92%) Ruby
2 6 (16.22%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) sed
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) AWK
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNA
3 11 (29.73%) CCNP
4 6 (16.22%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) GCIA
6 2 (5.41%) GCIH
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) VCP4
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) GIAC
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) Snort
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Postfix
3 2 (5.41%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
4 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (10.81%) OPNET
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.70%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
3 15 (40.54%) F5
4 12 (32.43%) SolarWinds
4 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) Juniper
5 7 (18.92%) HP
5 7 (18.92%) Fortinet
5 7 (18.92%) Foundry
6 6 (16.22%) Aruba
6 6 (16.22%) Riverbed
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.81%) BT
8 3 (8.11%) NetScout
8 3 (8.11%) Nortel
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle
9 2 (5.41%) SunGard
9 2 (5.41%) VMware
9 2 (5.41%) Polycom
9 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
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