The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 104 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% 0.070% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.64% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +10.42%
Wireshark
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 157 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.33% 10.98% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 85
Average salary £34,000 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Edinburgh region.

Wireshark Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Fedora
3 4 (44.44%) GCIA
3 4 (44.44%) GSEC
3 4 (44.44%) GCIH
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Snort
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (11.11%) Telnet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Fedora
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) GWAPT
2 4 (44.44%) GPEN
2 4 (44.44%) OSCP
2 4 (44.44%) OSCE
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GSEC
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) IBM