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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 286 306 288
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 18 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.067% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.43% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 24
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
1775 1641 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 15.60% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1404 2053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £72,400
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 21 (80.77%) TCP/IP
2 21 (80.77%) VPN
3 20 (76.92%) Cisco
4 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
4 18 (69.23%) OSPF
4 18 (69.23%) BGP
4 18 (69.23%) EIGRP
4 18 (69.23%) Linux
5 14 (53.85%) Juniper
5 14 (53.85%) tcpdump
6 13 (50.00%) F5
6 13 (50.00%) UNIX
6 13 (50.00%) Windows
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (46.15%) CCNA
7 12 (46.15%) SSL
7 12 (46.15%) Network Security
8 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (42.31%) VLAN
8 11 (42.31%) MPLS
9 10 (38.46%) SNMP
10 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
10 9 (34.62%) DNS
10 9 (34.62%) SMTP
10 9 (34.62%) Multicast
11 8 (30.77%) HSRP
11 8 (30.77%) DHCP
11 8 (30.77%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (19.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 21 (80.77%) TCP/IP
2 21 (80.77%) VPN
3 18 (69.23%) OSPF
3 18 (69.23%) BGP
3 18 (69.23%) EIGRP
4 14 (53.85%) tcpdump
5 12 (46.15%) SSL
5 12 (46.15%) Network Security
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (42.31%) VLAN
6 11 (42.31%) MPLS
7 10 (38.46%) SNMP
8 9 (34.62%) DNS
8 9 (34.62%) SMTP
8 9 (34.62%) Multicast
9 8 (30.77%) HSRP
9 8 (30.77%) DHCP
9 8 (30.77%) FTP
9 8 (30.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Trac
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Fedora
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (26.92%) Low Latency
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 3 (11.54%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) AWK
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) KVM
3 2 (7.69%) Postfix
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Samba
4 1 (3.85%) Varnish
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) WMI
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 14 (53.85%) Juniper
4 13 (50.00%) F5
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 7 (26.92%) HP
6 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
6 7 (26.92%) Foundry
7 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
8 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 3 (11.54%) Nortel
9 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 3 (11.54%) NetScout
9 3 (11.54%) Aruba
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (7.69%) McAfee
11 1 (3.85%) Citrix
11 1 (3.85%) NetApp
11 1 (3.85%) Dell
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