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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 98 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
235 102 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.06% 8.15% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 143 70 80
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
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 17 September 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 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) FTP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Data Security
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Fedora
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GSEC
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) Snort
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) FTP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Fedora
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 4 (50.00%) GPEN
2 4 (50.00%) OSCP
2 4 (50.00%) OSCE
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GSEC
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Dell