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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 311 296 330
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 11 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% 0.19% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 1.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 9
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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
1957 1805 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.26% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1594 1957
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Finance
3 18 (62.07%) Java
4 17 (58.62%) CISSP
5 16 (55.17%) Linux
6 15 (51.72%) Perl
6 15 (51.72%) Information Security
7 14 (48.28%) Firewall
7 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (41.38%) CCNP
9 11 (37.93%) CCNA
10 10 (34.48%) UNIX
10 10 (34.48%) Python
10 10 (34.48%) SIEM
11 9 (31.03%) WAN
11 9 (31.03%) Snort
11 9 (31.03%) Nmap
11 9 (31.03%) Degree
12 8 (27.59%) Project Management
12 8 (27.59%) LAN
12 8 (27.59%) .NET
12 8 (27.59%) Internet
12 8 (27.59%) Symantec
12 8 (27.59%) Q1 Labs
12 8 (27.59%) ArcSight
12 8 (27.59%) LogLogic
12 8 (27.59%) tcpdump
12 8 (27.59%) OWASP
13 7 (24.14%) Metasploit
13 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) Internet
3 8 (27.59%) tcpdump
4 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) DNS
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
6 5 (17.24%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) OSPF
7 4 (13.79%) BGP
7 4 (13.79%) HSRP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.34%) Multicast
8 3 (10.34%) SNMP
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
8 3 (10.34%) VLAN
9 2 (6.90%) IPsec
9 2 (6.90%) VoIP
9 2 (6.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Capybara
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Trac
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Checkstyle
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Information Security Specialist
3 7 (24.14%) Information Specialist
3 7 (24.14%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) OpenID
3 1 (3.45%) XACML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Security
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth
3 1 (3.45%) SAML
3 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
1 7 (24.14%) Cryptography
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) UNIX
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
5 3 (10.34%) Fedora
6 2 (6.90%) Debian
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) SIEM
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) OWASP
4 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance
4 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) ITSM
4 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.45%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) Perl
3 10 (34.48%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) C
4 7 (24.14%) C++
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) XQuery
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) CCNP
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 7 (24.14%) GPEN
6 7 (24.14%) OSCP
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (24.14%) RHCE
6 7 (24.14%) MCSE
6 7 (24.14%) CISA
6 7 (24.14%) CISM
6 7 (24.14%) GIAC
6 7 (24.14%) GSEC
6 7 (24.14%) GCIH
7 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) CCIE
8 1 (3.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Snort
1 9 (31.03%) Nmap
2 2 (6.90%) Squid
3 1 (3.45%) Varnish
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.90%) Cacti
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Symantec
1 8 (27.59%) Q1 Labs
1 8 (27.59%) ArcSight
1 8 (27.59%) LogLogic
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Avaya
4 2 (6.90%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Vyatta
4 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Akamai
5 1 (3.45%) Aruba
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Tradeweb
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 6 days ago