The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 643 752 791
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +39
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 241 109 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 206 81 58
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Wireshark
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19169 18134 20938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.92% 17.54% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14597 17315
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireshark
Salary Trend in England

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in England

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in England

Wireshark
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +30 88 £45,000 +16.88% 10
London +13 69 £57,500 - 9
South West +2 22 £52,500 +23.52% 1
East of England -15 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands +12 15 £19,000 -68.33%
East Midlands - 13 £40,000 -
North West - 11 £67,500 - 1
Yorkshire -35 1 - - 1
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 205 (44.37%) Linux
2 184 (39.83%) Windows
3 181 (39.18%) Cisco
4 179 (38.74%) TCP/IP
5 169 (36.58%) tcpdump
6 147 (31.82%) DNS
7 129 (27.92%) Cisco Certification
8 124 (26.84%) Firewall
9 119 (25.76%) Degree
10 111 (24.03%) VPN
11 109 (23.59%) VMware
12 101 (21.86%) Microsoft
13 93 (20.13%) WAN
14 86 (18.61%) DHCP
14 86 (18.61%) Security Cleared
15 81 (17.53%) BGP
15 81 (17.53%) SIEM
16 80 (17.32%) UNIX
17 79 (17.10%) Computer Science
18 77 (16.67%) SQL
19 75 (16.23%) SC Cleared
20 72 (15.58%) VoIP
21 70 (15.15%) CCNP
21 70 (15.15%) F5
22 69 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
23 68 (14.72%) SSL
24 67 (14.50%) IIS
24 67 (14.50%) Finance
25 66 (14.29%) VLAN
26 65 (14.07%) Telecoms

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 67 (14.50%) IIS
2 34 (7.36%) Apache
3 29 (6.28%) MS Exchange
4 24 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.19%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.73%) Lync
7 7 (1.52%) CMS
8 6 (1.30%) nginx
9 4 (0.87%) JBoss
9 4 (0.87%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.65%) Jetty
11 2 (0.43%) Confluence
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 56 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 34 (7.36%) MS Office
4 4 (0.87%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.52%) SaaS
1 7 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 179 (38.74%) TCP/IP
2 169 (36.58%) tcpdump
3 147 (31.82%) DNS
4 124 (26.84%) Firewall
5 111 (24.03%) VPN
6 93 (20.13%) WAN
7 86 (18.61%) DHCP
8 81 (17.53%) BGP
9 72 (15.58%) VoIP
10 68 (14.72%) SSL
11 66 (14.29%) VLAN
12 65 (14.07%) HTTP
13 62 (13.42%) Network Security
14 58 (12.55%) OSPF
15 56 (12.12%) MPLS
16 53 (11.47%) LAN
17 52 (11.26%) SAN
18 50 (10.82%) Internet
19 49 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
20 48 (10.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.61%) MySQL
2 27 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.73%) Big Data
6 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.87%) CouchDB
8 4 (0.87%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.43%) MS Access
11 1 (0.22%) DB2
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (5.19%) Selenium
2 14 (3.03%) FogBugz
3 13 (2.81%) Subversion
3 13 (2.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.38%) Metasploit
5 10 (2.16%) AQtime
5 10 (2.16%) WebLOAD
5 10 (2.16%) JIRA
6 7 (1.52%) Maven
6 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.08%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.87%) JBehave
8 4 (0.87%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.65%) JUnit
9 3 (0.65%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 67 (14.50%) Finance
2 65 (14.07%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.60%) Retail
5 11 (2.38%) Banking
6 10 (2.16%) Advertising
7 7 (1.52%) Legal
8 6 (1.30%) Games
9 5 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.87%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.65%) German Language
11 3 (0.65%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) Law
11 3 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 133 (28.79%) Analyst
2 95 (20.56%) Network Engineer
3 60 (12.99%) Security Analyst
4 50 (10.82%) Support Engineer
5 47 (10.17%) Administrator
6 31 (6.71%) Security Engineer
7 26 (5.63%) Test Engineer
8 25 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (4.76%) Consultant
9 22 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
10 21 (4.55%) Network Analyst
11 20 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (4.33%) Support Analyst
12 18 (3.90%) Tester
13 17 (3.68%) IT Security Analyst
13 17 (3.68%) Network Support Engineer
13 17 (3.68%) Network Support
13 17 (3.68%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
14 16 (3.46%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.28%) XML
2 23 (4.98%) Web Services
3 19 (4.11%) .NET
3 19 (4.11%) LAMP
4 17 (3.68%) HTML
5 11 (2.38%) JSON
6 10 (2.16%) Flash
6 10 (2.16%) SOAP
6 10 (2.16%) MAPI
7 7 (1.52%) Rendezvous
7 7 (1.52%) Regular Expression
8 6 (1.30%) WSH
8 6 (1.30%) Spring
9 5 (1.08%) REST
9 5 (1.08%) RESTful
10 4 (0.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.87%) STL
10 4 (0.87%) J2EE
10 4 (0.87%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 79 (17.10%) Computer Science
2 42 (9.09%) Open Source
3 38 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (2.60%) Cryptography
6 11 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.95%) Replication
7 9 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.30%) Statistics
10 6 (1.30%) IVR
11 5 (1.08%) CESG
11 5 (1.08%) Clustering
11 5 (1.08%) SCADA
11 5 (1.08%) IPTV
11 5 (1.08%) User Experience
11 5 (1.08%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 205 (44.37%) Linux
2 184 (39.83%) Windows
3 80 (17.32%) UNIX
4 53 (11.47%) Solaris
5 37 (8.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (4.98%) CentOS
8 21 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.03%) Fedora
11 12 (2.60%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.95%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.95%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.73%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.73%) Android
14 5 (1.08%) Debian
14 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.87%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.53%) SIEM
2 54 (11.69%) Load Balancing
3 49 (10.61%) ITIL
4 45 (9.74%) Information Security
4 45 (9.74%) Cyber Security
5 43 (9.31%) Performance Tuning
6 40 (8.66%) Analytics
7 30 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (6.28%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 25 (5.41%) Software Testing
10 25 (5.41%) Network Architecture
11 24 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
12 22 (4.76%) Incident Management
13 21 (4.55%) Security Testing
13 21 (4.55%) Scrum
14 20 (4.33%) Network Design
15 18 (3.90%) Line Management
15 18 (3.90%) Project Management
16 17 (3.68%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (16.67%) SQL
2 65 (14.07%) Perl
3 59 (12.77%) Python
3 59 (12.77%) Bash Shell
4 54 (11.69%) Java
5 34 (7.36%) C++
6 23 (4.98%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 20 (4.33%) C
9 19 (4.11%) Ruby
10 17 (3.68%) C#
11 16 (3.46%) PHP
12 15 (3.25%) sed
13 13 (2.81%) JavaScript
14 12 (2.60%) AWK
15 8 (1.73%) Bourne shell
15 8 (1.73%) Korn
16 7 (1.52%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.08%) VB
17 5 (1.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 129 (27.92%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (25.76%) Degree
3 86 (18.61%) Security Cleared
4 75 (16.23%) SC Cleared
5 70 (15.15%) CCNP
6 61 (13.20%) DV Cleared
7 60 (12.99%) CCNA
8 51 (11.04%) GCIA
8 51 (11.04%) GCIH
9 33 (7.14%) GIAC
10 29 (6.28%) CISSP
11 28 (6.06%) MCSE
11 28 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (5.19%) CCIE
12 24 (5.19%) MCITP
13 22 (4.76%) ISTQB
14 16 (3.46%) CCSE
15 11 (2.38%) JNCIE
15 11 (2.38%) ISEB
15 11 (2.38%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.71%) QA
2 17 (3.68%) SLA
3 16 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.46%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (14.07%) Active Directory
3 50 (10.82%) Snort
4 34 (7.36%) Hyper-V
5 22 (4.76%) Postfix
5 22 (4.76%) vSphere
6 20 (4.33%) VMware ESX
7 18 (3.90%) Nmap
8 16 (3.46%) Terminal Services
9 11 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (2.38%) XenApp
9 11 (2.38%) XenServer
9 11 (2.38%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.16%) NFS
11 7 (1.52%) Firmware
12 6 (1.30%) Kamailio
12 6 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (1.08%) Samba
13 5 (1.08%) KVM
14 4 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (6.28%) Nagios
2 22 (4.76%) Puppet
3 19 (4.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 18 (3.90%) Cacti
5 15 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.81%) Nessus
7 12 (2.60%) SCCM
7 12 (2.60%) SCOM
8 11 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (2.38%) EdgeSight
8 11 (2.38%) Zenoss
9 8 (1.73%) YUM
9 8 (1.73%) Cisco LMS
9 8 (1.73%) OpenView
10 7 (1.52%) Ansible
11 6 (1.30%) CA Spectrum
11 6 (1.30%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (1.08%) OPNET
12 5 (1.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 181 (39.18%) Cisco
2 109 (23.59%) VMware
3 101 (21.86%) Microsoft
4 70 (15.15%) F5
5 63 (13.64%) Juniper
6 60 (12.99%) CheckPoint
7 49 (10.61%) Red Hat
8 47 (10.17%) Sourcefire
9 42 (9.09%) Citrix
10 38 (8.23%) LogRhythm
11 33 (7.14%) SolarWinds
12 30 (6.49%) Blue Coat
13 29 (6.28%) Avaya
13 29 (6.28%) Riverbed
14 25 (5.41%) HP
15 23 (4.98%) Oracle
16 20 (4.33%) Websense
17 17 (3.68%) Polycom
17 17 (3.68%) NetScout
17 17 (3.68%) CA
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £80000 per annum + bens/training etc
Posted: Yesterday
South East
PayPoint
Salary: Up to £45,000 Per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + full corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago