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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 670 717 782
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +65
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 224 128 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.74% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 199 91 94
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
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
19393 17335 21219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.34% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15430 14163 17495
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +46 102 £45,000 +12.50% 17
London -3 60 £57,500 -4.16% 6
East of England -6 25 £39,500 +1.28% 1
East Midlands - 15 £40,000 -
West Midlands -4 10 £19,000 -60.00%
South West -19 9 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Yorkshire -38 1 £45,000 -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 196 (46.12%) Linux
2 191 (44.94%) Windows
3 159 (37.41%) tcpdump
4 150 (35.29%) Cisco
5 141 (33.18%) TCP/IP
6 122 (28.71%) DNS
7 118 (27.76%) Degree
8 107 (25.18%) Cisco Certification
8 107 (25.18%) Firewall
9 98 (23.06%) UNIX
10 89 (20.94%) VPN
11 84 (19.76%) Microsoft
11 84 (19.76%) VMware
12 83 (19.53%) WAN
13 82 (19.29%) Computer Science
14 80 (18.82%) Perl
15 79 (18.59%) SQL
16 78 (18.35%) SIEM
17 75 (17.65%) Security Cleared
18 70 (16.47%) Telecoms
19 68 (16.00%) BGP
20 66 (15.53%) Solaris
20 66 (15.53%) VoIP
21 64 (15.06%) Java
22 63 (14.82%) Finance
23 61 (14.35%) IIS
24 60 (14.12%) CCNP
24 60 (14.12%) Active Directory
24 60 (14.12%) F5
25 59 (13.88%) DHCP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (14.35%) IIS
2 34 (8.00%) Apache
3 22 (5.18%) MS Exchange
4 19 (4.47%) SharePoint Server
4 19 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.65%) Lync
7 5 (1.18%) nginx
7 5 (1.18%) CMS
8 3 (0.71%) Confluence
8 3 (0.71%) Node.js
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.24%) SAS
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.24%) Jetty
Applications
1 45 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.18%) MS Visio
3 27 (6.35%) MS Office
4 4 (0.94%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) GitHub
2 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (37.41%) tcpdump
2 141 (33.18%) TCP/IP
3 122 (28.71%) DNS
4 107 (25.18%) Firewall
5 89 (20.94%) VPN
6 83 (19.53%) WAN
7 68 (16.00%) BGP
8 66 (15.53%) VoIP
9 59 (13.88%) DHCP
10 58 (13.65%) VLAN
11 51 (12.00%) Internet
12 50 (11.76%) OSPF
13 48 (11.29%) SSL
13 48 (11.29%) SMTP
14 47 (11.06%) LDAP
14 47 (11.06%) MPLS
15 46 (10.82%) Network Security
16 45 (10.59%) HTTP
17 40 (9.41%) SAN
18 39 (9.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.59%) MySQL
2 25 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (2.12%) Big Data
4 9 (2.12%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.94%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.47%) MS Access
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (4.71%) Metasploit
2 18 (4.24%) Selenium
3 13 (3.06%) WebLOAD
3 13 (3.06%) AQtime
4 11 (2.59%) Subversion
4 11 (2.59%) FogBugz
5 9 (2.12%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.88%) Fiddler
7 7 (1.65%) Maven
8 6 (1.41%) JIRA
9 4 (0.94%) JUnit
10 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.71%) Firebug
10 3 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.71%) Mocha
10 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.71%) Grunt
10 3 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.47%) Trac
General
1 70 (16.47%) Telecoms
2 63 (14.82%) Finance
3 16 (3.76%) Games
4 13 (3.06%) Advertising
5 11 (2.59%) Banking
5 11 (2.59%) Retail
6 7 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.41%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Local Government
8 5 (1.18%) Law
9 4 (0.94%) Legal
10 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 124 (29.18%) Analyst
2 60 (14.12%) Network Engineer
2 60 (14.12%) Security Analyst
3 36 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 34 (8.00%) Administrator
5 27 (6.35%) Security Engineer
6 24 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (5.41%) Test Engineer
8 21 (4.94%) Security Specialist
9 20 (4.71%) Consultant
10 19 (4.47%) Network Analyst
11 17 (4.00%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.00%) Tester
11 17 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
12 16 (3.76%) Senior Network Engineer
13 15 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
14 14 (3.29%) Test Analyst
14 14 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.29%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.88%) .NET
2 32 (7.53%) XML
3 23 (5.41%) HTML
4 21 (4.94%) LAMP
5 20 (4.71%) Web Services
6 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.29%) SOAP
7 14 (3.29%) Rendezvous
8 13 (3.06%) MAPI
9 7 (1.65%) JSON
10 6 (1.41%) WSH
10 6 (1.41%) Regular Expression
11 5 (1.18%) HTML5
11 5 (1.18%) CSS
11 5 (1.18%) STL
12 4 (0.94%) Apache Flex
12 4 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (0.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (0.71%) Java EE
13 3 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (19.29%) Computer Science
2 44 (10.35%) Management Information System
3 37 (8.71%) Open Source
4 35 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.53%) Online Games
5 15 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.53%) Cryptography
6 13 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
7 12 (2.82%) Replication
7 12 (2.82%) IVR
8 10 (2.35%) PKI
8 10 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.65%) User Experience
10 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.41%) Equities
10 6 (1.41%) IPTV
10 6 (1.41%) Statistics
11 5 (1.18%) CESG
12 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 196 (46.12%) Linux
2 191 (44.94%) Windows
3 98 (23.06%) UNIX
4 66 (15.53%) Solaris
5 41 (9.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (4.71%) CentOS
9 18 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.29%) Fedora
11 10 (2.35%) FreeBSD
12 8 (1.88%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.88%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.94%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.71%) Android
15 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.47%) Debian
16 2 (0.47%) VMS
16 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (18.35%) SIEM
2 49 (11.53%) Information Security
3 47 (11.06%) Cyber Security
4 45 (10.59%) ITIL
5 40 (9.41%) Penetration Testing
6 37 (8.71%) Load Balancing
6 37 (8.71%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (8.47%) Security Testing
8 34 (8.00%) Analytics
9 32 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (6.82%) Software Testing
11 24 (5.65%) Network Architecture
12 23 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
13 22 (5.18%) Configuration Management
14 21 (4.94%) Web Development
15 20 (4.71%) Change Control
15 20 (4.71%) Information Assurance
16 18 (4.24%) Incident Management
16 18 (4.24%) Ethical Hacking
16 18 (4.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.82%) Perl
2 79 (18.59%) SQL
3 64 (15.06%) Java
4 49 (11.53%) Bash Shell
5 43 (10.12%) Python
6 37 (8.71%) C++
7 33 (7.76%) PowerShell
8 23 (5.41%) Ruby
9 22 (5.18%) C#
10 20 (4.71%) Shell Script
10 20 (4.71%) PHP
11 19 (4.47%) C
12 17 (4.00%) sed
13 16 (3.76%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.59%) JavaScript
14 11 (2.59%) PowerHouse
14 11 (2.59%) AWK
15 10 (2.35%) Korn
15 10 (2.35%) Bourne shell
16 9 (2.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (27.76%) Degree
2 107 (25.18%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 60 (14.12%) CCNP
5 58 (13.65%) SC Cleared
6 53 (12.47%) DV Cleared
7 49 (11.53%) GCIH
8 46 (10.82%) CCNA
9 44 (10.35%) GCIA
10 41 (9.65%) CISSP
11 35 (8.24%) GIAC
12 27 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (6.35%) MCSE
13 21 (4.94%) CCIE
14 19 (4.47%) MCITP
15 17 (4.00%) ISTQB
15 17 (4.00%) CCSE
16 15 (3.53%) ISEB
17 12 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (2.59%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.06%) QA
1 30 (7.06%) PCI DSS
2 16 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 57 (13.41%) Snort
3 48 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (6.35%) Nmap
5 22 (5.18%) Hyper-V
6 20 (4.71%) Postfix
7 18 (4.24%) VMware ESX
8 14 (3.29%) Terminal Services
9 13 (3.06%) vSphere
10 12 (2.82%) NFS
11 8 (1.88%) Kamailio
12 7 (1.65%) Varnish
12 7 (1.65%) Squid
13 6 (1.41%) Firmware
14 3 (0.71%) Samba
14 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.71%) XenApp
14 3 (0.71%) XenServer
14 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (6.35%) Nagios
2 18 (4.24%) SolarWinds Orion
3 16 (3.76%) OpenView
4 15 (3.53%) Nessus
4 15 (3.53%) Cacti
4 15 (3.53%) Puppet
5 13 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.59%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.59%) OPNET
7 10 (2.35%) YUM
8 9 (2.12%) Zenoss
8 9 (2.12%) SCOM
9 8 (1.88%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (1.88%) CA Spectrum
10 7 (1.65%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.65%) SCCM
11 6 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (1.18%) Netcool
12 5 (1.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 150 (35.29%) Cisco
2 84 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 84 (19.76%) VMware
3 60 (14.12%) F5
4 57 (13.41%) Red Hat
4 57 (13.41%) Juniper
5 49 (11.53%) CheckPoint
6 46 (10.82%) Sourcefire
7 42 (9.88%) Citrix
8 33 (7.76%) Riverbed
9 31 (7.29%) SolarWinds
10 30 (7.06%) HP
10 30 (7.06%) Blue Coat
11 28 (6.59%) Avaya
12 26 (6.12%) LogRhythm
13 19 (4.47%) CA
14 18 (4.24%) NetScout
15 17 (4.00%) Websense
16 15 (3.53%) Oracle
16 15 (3.53%) Polycom
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Michael Page Technology - SuperSparx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + 10% BONUS + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + shift allowance
Posted: 7 days ago