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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 291 316 299
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 23 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.40% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 16
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
2008 1742 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.31% 15.57% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1451 1983
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 27 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 31 (79.49%) Firewall
2 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 25 (64.10%) VPN
3 25 (64.10%) Cisco
4 24 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (51.28%) OSPF
5 20 (51.28%) Windows
6 19 (48.72%) CCNA
7 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
8 17 (43.59%) BGP
8 17 (43.59%) UNIX
9 16 (41.03%) LAN
9 16 (41.03%) Linux
9 16 (41.03%) EIGRP
9 16 (41.03%) SSL
10 15 (38.46%) Network Security
10 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (35.90%) tcpdump
11 14 (35.90%) F5
12 13 (33.33%) SolarWinds
12 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 12 (30.77%) DNS
13 12 (30.77%) ITIL
13 12 (30.77%) HTTP
13 12 (30.77%) Finance
13 12 (30.77%) VLAN
14 11 (28.21%) MPLS
14 11 (28.21%) CCNP
14 11 (28.21%) Juniper
15 9 (23.08%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Jetty
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) Firewall
2 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 25 (64.10%) VPN
4 20 (51.28%) OSPF
5 17 (43.59%) BGP
6 16 (41.03%) EIGRP
6 16 (41.03%) SSL
6 16 (41.03%) LAN
7 15 (38.46%) Network Security
7 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (35.90%) tcpdump
9 12 (30.77%) DNS
9 12 (30.77%) HTTP
9 12 (30.77%) VLAN
10 11 (28.21%) MPLS
11 9 (23.08%) SNMP
11 9 (23.08%) SMTP
12 8 (20.51%) VoIP
12 8 (20.51%) WAN
12 8 (20.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Security Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) SOAP
2 4 (10.26%) XMPP
3 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.56%) SecurID
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) UNIX
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Debian
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) SIEM
3 7 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
5 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) ITSM
8 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Perl
1 7 (17.95%) Ruby
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) sed
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) AWK
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (48.72%) CCNA
3 11 (28.21%) CCNP
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) GCIA
5 3 (7.69%) GCIH
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) GIAC
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) iptables
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) Snort
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Postfix
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.26%) OPNET
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 14 (35.90%) F5
4 13 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) Juniper
6 7 (17.95%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
6 7 (17.95%) Foundry
7 5 (12.82%) Aruba
7 5 (12.82%) Riverbed
8 4 (10.26%) BT
9 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.69%) NetScout
9 3 (7.69%) Nortel
9 3 (7.69%) ArcSight
10 2 (5.13%) LogLogic
10 2 (5.13%) Q1 Labs
10 2 (5.13%) Polycom
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago