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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 652 720 735
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 226 128 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.72% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 194 98 110
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
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
19424 17798 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.71% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15519 14486 16959
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 2 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 2 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 +34 93 £42,500 +6.25% 10
London +8 70 £60,000 - 13
East of England +7 37 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands - 14 £45,000 - 1
South West -22 8 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Yorkshire -42 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -8 1 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 184 (46.46%) Windows
2 183 (46.21%) Linux
3 150 (37.88%) tcpdump
4 137 (34.60%) Cisco
5 127 (32.07%) TCP/IP
6 113 (28.54%) DNS
7 108 (27.27%) Firewall
8 104 (26.26%) Degree
9 100 (25.25%) UNIX
10 96 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
11 85 (21.46%) Microsoft
12 84 (21.21%) Perl
13 83 (20.96%) WAN
14 79 (19.95%) VMware
15 78 (19.70%) VPN
16 76 (19.19%) SIEM
17 75 (18.94%) SQL
17 75 (18.94%) Computer Science
18 73 (18.43%) Security Cleared
19 66 (16.67%) Java
20 64 (16.16%) Telecoms
21 62 (15.66%) Solaris
22 61 (15.40%) VoIP
22 61 (15.40%) BGP
23 60 (15.15%) IIS
24 58 (14.65%) Snort
25 57 (14.39%) Finance
26 55 (13.89%) Red Hat
26 55 (13.89%) Internet
26 55 (13.89%) DHCP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 60 (15.15%) IIS
2 33 (8.33%) Apache
3 19 (4.80%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 18 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.79%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.77%) nginx
7 5 (1.26%) Lync
8 3 (0.76%) CMS
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.51%) Confluence
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.51%) Node.js
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.25%) Jetty
10 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 26 (6.57%) MS Office
4 4 (1.01%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.77%) SaaS
2 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.76%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 150 (37.88%) tcpdump
2 127 (32.07%) TCP/IP
3 113 (28.54%) DNS
4 108 (27.27%) Firewall
5 83 (20.96%) WAN
6 78 (19.70%) VPN
7 61 (15.40%) VoIP
7 61 (15.40%) BGP
8 55 (13.89%) DHCP
8 55 (13.89%) Internet
9 53 (13.38%) VLAN
10 47 (11.87%) Network Security
10 47 (11.87%) SMTP
11 46 (11.62%) OSPF
12 44 (11.11%) MPLS
12 44 (11.11%) LDAP
13 43 (10.86%) HTTP
13 43 (10.86%) SSL
14 41 (10.35%) LAN
15 36 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.11%) MySQL
2 26 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.27%) Big Data
5 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.01%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.51%) MS Access
8 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (4.80%) Metasploit
2 15 (3.79%) Subversion
3 13 (3.28%) WebLOAD
3 13 (3.28%) AQtime
4 11 (2.78%) Selenium
5 8 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.77%) FogBugz
6 7 (1.77%) Maven
7 6 (1.52%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.01%) JIRA
8 4 (1.01%) JUnit
9 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.76%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.51%) Mocha
10 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.51%) JBehave
10 2 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (16.16%) Telecoms
2 57 (14.39%) Finance
3 16 (4.04%) Games
4 12 (3.03%) Advertising
5 10 (2.53%) Law
5 10 (2.53%) Retail
6 8 (2.02%) Banking
7 6 (1.52%) Legal
7 6 (1.52%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.26%) Local Government
9 3 (0.76%) German Language
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (27.78%) Analyst
2 58 (14.65%) Security Analyst
3 56 (14.14%) Network Engineer
4 34 (8.59%) Support Engineer
5 33 (8.33%) Administrator
6 28 (7.07%) Security Engineer
7 24 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (5.56%) Security Specialist
9 21 (5.30%) Test Engineer
10 20 (5.05%) Consultant
11 17 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
12 16 (4.04%) Network Analyst
12 16 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.04%) SharePoint Administrator
13 15 (3.79%) Support Analyst
14 14 (3.54%) Test Analyst
14 14 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.54%) IT Security Analyst
15 13 (3.28%) Tester
15 13 (3.28%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.36%) .NET
2 32 (8.08%) XML
3 23 (5.81%) HTML
4 21 (5.30%) LAMP
5 20 (5.05%) Web Services
6 16 (4.04%) Rendezvous
7 15 (3.79%) SOAP
7 15 (3.79%) ASP.NET
8 13 (3.28%) MAPI
9 6 (1.52%) WSH
9 6 (1.52%) JSON
10 5 (1.26%) STL
11 4 (1.01%) CSS
11 4 (1.01%) Apache Flex
11 4 (1.01%) HTML5
12 3 (0.76%) REST
12 3 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (0.76%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.76%) Java EE
12 3 (0.76%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.94%) Computer Science
2 42 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.82%) Open Source
4 17 (4.29%) Cryptography
5 16 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.79%) Online Games
7 14 (3.54%) IVR
8 13 (3.28%) Replication
9 11 (2.78%) PKI
10 9 (2.27%) IPTV
10 9 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (2.02%) Statistics
12 7 (1.77%) SCADA
13 6 (1.52%) CESG
13 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.52%) Firmware
13 6 (1.52%) Equities
14 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.01%) Social Media
15 4 (1.01%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 184 (46.46%) Windows
2 183 (46.21%) Linux
3 100 (25.25%) UNIX
4 62 (15.66%) Solaris
5 39 (9.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (5.05%) CentOS
9 16 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.54%) Fedora
11 10 (2.53%) FreeBSD
12 8 (2.02%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.02%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.02%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.52%) Debian
14 3 (0.76%) VMS
15 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.51%) Android
15 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.25%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.19%) SIEM
2 48 (12.12%) Cyber Security
3 44 (11.11%) ITIL
4 42 (10.61%) Information Security
5 38 (9.60%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (9.09%) Analytics
7 32 (8.08%) Load Balancing
8 29 (7.32%) Security Testing
9 25 (6.31%) Software Testing
10 23 (5.81%) Configuration Management
11 22 (5.56%) Web Development
11 22 (5.56%) Change Control
12 20 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
12 20 (5.05%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (4.80%) Information Assurance
14 18 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 18 (4.55%) Network Design
14 18 (4.55%) Incident Management
15 17 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.21%) Perl
2 75 (18.94%) SQL
3 66 (16.67%) Java
4 55 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 46 (11.62%) Python
6 38 (9.60%) C++
7 27 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 25 (6.31%) Ruby
9 24 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 22 (5.56%) C
10 22 (5.56%) C#
11 19 (4.80%) PHP
12 18 (4.55%) T-SQL
13 16 (4.04%) sed
14 11 (2.78%) JavaScript
15 10 (2.53%) PowerHouse
15 10 (2.53%) AWK
15 10 (2.53%) Bourne shell
15 10 (2.53%) Korn
16 9 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (26.26%) Degree
2 96 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (18.43%) Security Cleared
4 54 (13.64%) CCNP
5 53 (13.38%) SC Cleared
6 51 (12.88%) DV Cleared
7 48 (12.12%) CISSP
8 47 (11.87%) GCIH
9 44 (11.11%) CCNA
10 40 (10.10%) GCIA
11 38 (9.60%) GIAC
12 26 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (6.57%) MCSE
13 21 (5.30%) CCIE
14 17 (4.29%) CCSE
14 17 (4.29%) MCITP
15 16 (4.04%) ISEB
16 14 (3.54%) CEH
17 13 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.56%) QA
2 19 (4.80%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.79%) SLA
4 8 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (14.65%) Snort
2 52 (13.13%) Active Directory
3 46 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (6.31%) Nmap
5 18 (4.55%) Postfix
6 17 (4.29%) Hyper-V
7 16 (4.04%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.79%) NFS
9 12 (3.03%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.78%) vSphere
11 8 (2.02%) Squid
11 8 (2.02%) Kamailio
12 6 (1.52%) Varnish
13 4 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.25%) KVM
15 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (6.82%) Nagios
2 18 (4.55%) OpenView
3 17 (4.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 17 (4.29%) Puppet
4 15 (3.79%) Cacti
5 14 (3.54%) Nessus
6 12 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
7 11 (2.78%) OPNET
7 11 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (2.53%) YUM
9 8 (2.02%) CA Spectrum
10 7 (1.77%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.77%) Zenoss
11 6 (1.52%) SCOM
11 6 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (1.26%) Netcool
12 5 (1.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (1.26%) Tivoli
12 5 (1.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 137 (34.60%) Cisco
2 85 (21.46%) Microsoft
3 79 (19.95%) VMware
4 55 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 53 (13.38%) Juniper
6 51 (12.88%) F5
7 47 (11.87%) CheckPoint
8 46 (11.62%) Sourcefire
9 39 (9.85%) Citrix
10 35 (8.84%) HP
11 34 (8.59%) SolarWinds
12 32 (8.08%) Riverbed
13 27 (6.82%) Blue Coat
14 24 (6.06%) Avaya
14 24 (6.06%) LogRhythm
15 18 (4.55%) CA
16 17 (4.29%) ArcSight
17 16 (4.04%) Symantec
17 16 (4.04%) TIBCO
18 15 (3.79%) Websense
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 minutes ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus potential
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + car / bens / training etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + car / bens / training etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £64,000 to £68,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £80000 per annum + bens/training etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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