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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 319 306 321
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 17 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.18% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 8
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £67,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2016 1872 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.42% 15.71% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1678 1887
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £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
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 1 August 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 1 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 (67.74%) Windows
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 18 (58.06%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) CISSP
3 16 (51.61%) Perl
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 15 (48.39%) Information Security
4 15 (48.39%) Firewall
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (35.48%) CCNP
6 11 (35.48%) CCNA
7 10 (32.26%) UNIX
7 10 (32.26%) Python
7 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 10 (32.26%) SIEM
8 9 (29.03%) LogLogic
8 9 (29.03%) tcpdump
8 9 (29.03%) WAN
8 9 (29.03%) Snort
8 9 (29.03%) Nmap
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) Service Management
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 8 (25.81%) ITIL
9 8 (25.81%) LAN
9 8 (25.81%) .NET
9 8 (25.81%) RHCE
9 8 (25.81%) Internet
9 8 (25.81%) Symantec
9 8 (25.81%) ArcSight

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) tcpdump
3 9 (29.03%) WAN
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
4 8 (25.81%) LAN
4 8 (25.81%) Internet
5 7 (22.58%) DHCP
6 5 (16.13%) Multicast
7 4 (12.90%) VPN
8 3 (9.68%) HSRP
8 3 (9.68%) SNMP
8 3 (9.68%) OSPF
8 3 (9.68%) BGP
9 2 (6.45%) ICMP
9 2 (6.45%) VRRP
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
9 2 (6.45%) LDAP
9 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Capybara
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Trac
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Checkstyle
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JMeter
3 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Operations Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Security Operations Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (22.58%) Information Specialist
2 7 (22.58%) Security Specialist
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) Rendezvous
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) OpenID
4 1 (3.23%) XACML
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
4 1 (3.23%) OAuth
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Java SE
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
1 7 (22.58%) Cryptography
2 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) UNIX
4 6 (19.35%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Fedora
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) SIEM
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) OWASP
4 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
4 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITSM
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Perl
3 10 (32.26%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) C
4 7 (22.58%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) CISSP
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 11 (35.48%) CCNA
4 8 (25.81%) Degree
4 8 (25.81%) RHCE
5 7 (22.58%) GPEN
5 7 (22.58%) OSCP
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (22.58%) MCSE
5 7 (22.58%) GIAC
5 7 (22.58%) CISA
5 7 (22.58%) CISM
5 7 (22.58%) GSEC
5 7 (22.58%) GCIH
6 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Snort
1 9 (29.03%) Nmap
2 2 (6.45%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) Varnish
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) Samba
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.45%) Cacti
4 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) LogLogic
2 8 (25.81%) Symantec
2 8 (25.81%) ArcSight
2 8 (25.81%) Q1 Labs
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 3 (9.68%) F5
4 3 (9.68%) Tradeweb
4 3 (9.68%) NetScout
4 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
4 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
4 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) Radianz
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago