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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 97 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
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
120 167 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.40% 12.14% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 116
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) DSL

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Junos
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) TestLink
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Communications Security
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware