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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 654 723 755
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +32
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 218 131 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.72% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 180 104 110
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.32%
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
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
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 £63,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +28 90 £42,500 -5.55% 11
London +4 67 £60,000 - 9
East of England +32 35 £39,500 -4.81% 2
East Midlands - 11 £60,000 - 1
South West -11 10 £26,500 +6.00%
Yorkshire -34 4 £43,750 -2.77%
West Midlands -13 1 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 178 (47.21%) Windows
2 167 (44.30%) Linux
3 143 (37.93%) tcpdump
4 126 (33.42%) TCP/IP
5 120 (31.83%) Cisco
6 115 (30.50%) DNS
7 101 (26.79%) Firewall
8 100 (26.53%) UNIX
9 92 (24.40%) Degree
10 83 (22.02%) Perl
11 79 (20.95%) Microsoft
11 79 (20.95%) Cisco Certification
12 76 (20.16%) SQL
13 75 (19.89%) WAN
13 75 (19.89%) SIEM
14 74 (19.63%) Security Cleared
14 74 (19.63%) VMware
15 72 (19.10%) Computer Science
16 67 (17.77%) VPN
17 65 (17.24%) Java
18 60 (15.92%) IIS
19 58 (15.38%) DHCP
19 58 (15.38%) Finance
19 58 (15.38%) Snort
20 57 (15.12%) Telecoms
21 55 (14.59%) Red Hat
22 54 (14.32%) Internet
22 54 (14.32%) SC Cleared
22 54 (14.32%) Bash Shell
23 53 (14.06%) VoIP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (15.92%) IIS
2 33 (8.75%) Apache
3 19 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.77%) SharePoint
4 18 (4.77%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (3.98%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.86%) nginx
7 5 (1.33%) Lync
8 3 (0.80%) CMS
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.53%) Node.js
9 2 (0.53%) Confluence
10 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.27%) Jetty
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.37%) MS Office
3 23 (6.10%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.06%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.86%) SaaS
2 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.80%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 143 (37.93%) tcpdump
2 126 (33.42%) TCP/IP
3 115 (30.50%) DNS
4 101 (26.79%) Firewall
5 75 (19.89%) WAN
6 67 (17.77%) VPN
7 58 (15.38%) DHCP
8 54 (14.32%) Internet
9 53 (14.06%) VoIP
10 49 (13.00%) SMTP
11 47 (12.47%) BGP
12 46 (12.20%) LDAP
13 44 (11.67%) HTTP
14 43 (11.41%) VLAN
15 42 (11.14%) Network Security
16 39 (10.34%) SSL
17 38 (10.08%) LAN
18 34 (9.02%) MPLS
19 33 (8.75%) SAN
20 32 (8.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.67%) MySQL
2 26 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.39%) Big Data
5 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.06%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (0.53%) MS Access
8 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (5.04%) Metasploit
2 15 (3.98%) Subversion
3 13 (3.45%) AQtime
3 13 (3.45%) WebLOAD
4 8 (2.12%) Selenium
4 8 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.86%) Maven
6 6 (1.59%) Fiddler
7 4 (1.06%) JUnit
7 4 (1.06%) JIRA
7 4 (1.06%) FogBugz
8 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.53%) Ant
9 2 (0.53%) JMeter
9 2 (0.53%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.53%) InstallShield
General
1 58 (15.38%) Finance
2 57 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.24%) Games
4 12 (3.18%) Advertising
5 10 (2.65%) Law
5 10 (2.65%) Retail
6 7 (1.86%) Banking
7 6 (1.59%) Legal
8 5 (1.33%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.33%) Local Government
9 3 (0.80%) German Language
9 3 (0.80%) Electronics
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 103 (27.32%) Analyst
2 58 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 47 (12.47%) Network Engineer
4 33 (8.75%) Support Engineer
4 33 (8.75%) Administrator
5 27 (7.16%) Security Engineer
6 24 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (5.84%) Consultant
7 22 (5.84%) Security Specialist
8 21 (5.57%) Test Engineer
9 16 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (4.24%) SharePoint Administrator
10 15 (3.98%) IT Security Analyst
10 15 (3.98%) Support Analyst
11 14 (3.71%) Test Analyst
11 14 (3.71%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 13 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.18%) Systems Support
13 12 (3.18%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.94%) .NET
2 31 (8.22%) XML
3 23 (6.10%) HTML
4 22 (5.84%) Rendezvous
5 21 (5.57%) LAMP
6 17 (4.51%) Web Services
7 15 (3.98%) ASP.NET
7 15 (3.98%) SOAP
8 13 (3.45%) MAPI
9 6 (1.59%) WSH
10 5 (1.33%) JSON
11 4 (1.06%) STL
11 4 (1.06%) CSS
11 4 (1.06%) Apache Flex
11 4 (1.06%) HTML5
12 3 (0.80%) REST
12 3 (0.80%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.80%) OAuth
12 3 (0.80%) Java EE
12 3 (0.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.84%) Open Source
4 19 (5.04%) Cryptography
5 16 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.98%) Online Games
7 14 (3.71%) IVR
8 13 (3.45%) Replication
9 10 (2.65%) PKI
10 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (2.39%) IPTV
11 8 (2.12%) Statistics
11 8 (2.12%) CESG
12 7 (1.86%) SCADA
13 6 (1.59%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.59%) Firmware
13 6 (1.59%) Equities
14 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.06%) Device Driver
15 4 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 178 (47.21%) Windows
2 167 (44.30%) Linux
3 100 (26.53%) UNIX
4 53 (14.06%) Solaris
5 38 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (6.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (5.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (5.04%) CentOS
9 16 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (3.71%) Fedora
11 10 (2.65%) FreeBSD
12 8 (2.12%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.12%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.12%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.59%) Debian
14 3 (0.80%) VMS
15 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.53%) Android
15 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.27%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.89%) SIEM
2 49 (13.00%) ITIL
3 46 (12.20%) Cyber Security
4 43 (11.41%) Information Security
5 38 (10.08%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (9.55%) Analytics
6 36 (9.55%) Performance Tuning
7 30 (7.96%) Security Testing
8 27 (7.16%) Load Balancing
9 22 (5.84%) Configuration Management
9 22 (5.84%) Software Testing
9 22 (5.84%) Web Development
10 21 (5.57%) Change Control
11 20 (5.31%) Ethical Hacking
11 20 (5.31%) Network Architecture
12 19 (5.04%) Information Assurance
12 19 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
13 18 (4.77%) Vulnerability Management
14 17 (4.51%) Incident Management
14 17 (4.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (22.02%) Perl
2 76 (20.16%) SQL
3 65 (17.24%) Java
4 54 (14.32%) Bash Shell
5 46 (12.20%) Python
6 37 (9.81%) C++
7 26 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 25 (6.63%) Ruby
9 24 (6.37%) Shell Script
10 22 (5.84%) C
10 22 (5.84%) C#
11 19 (5.04%) PHP
12 18 (4.77%) T-SQL
13 16 (4.24%) sed
14 11 (2.92%) JavaScript
15 10 (2.65%) Korn
15 10 (2.65%) AWK
15 10 (2.65%) Bourne shell
16 9 (2.39%) PowerHouse
16 9 (2.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (24.40%) Degree
2 79 (20.95%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (19.63%) Security Cleared
4 54 (14.32%) SC Cleared
5 52 (13.79%) DV Cleared
6 50 (13.26%) CISSP
7 45 (11.94%) CCNP
7 45 (11.94%) GCIH
8 40 (10.61%) GIAC
8 40 (10.61%) CCNA
9 38 (10.08%) GCIA
10 23 (6.10%) MCSE
10 23 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (4.24%) CCIE
11 16 (4.24%) ISEB
11 16 (4.24%) CCSE
12 14 (3.71%) MCITP
12 14 (3.71%) CEH
13 13 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (2.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.04%) PCI DSS
1 19 (5.04%) QA
2 16 (4.24%) SLA
3 8 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (15.38%) Snort
2 49 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 44 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (6.90%) Nmap
5 18 (4.77%) Postfix
6 16 (4.24%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.98%) NFS
8 14 (3.71%) Hyper-V
9 12 (3.18%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.39%) vSphere
11 8 (2.12%) Squid
11 8 (2.12%) Kamailio
12 6 (1.59%) Varnish
13 4 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.27%) XenApp
15 1 (0.27%) XenServer
15 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (7.16%) Nagios
2 18 (4.77%) OpenView
3 17 (4.51%) Puppet
3 17 (4.51%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (3.98%) Cacti
4 15 (3.98%) Nessus
5 12 (3.18%) CiscoWorks
6 11 (2.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.92%) OPNET
7 10 (2.65%) YUM
8 7 (1.86%) Zenoss
8 7 (1.86%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.59%) SCOM
9 6 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
10 5 (1.33%) SCCM
10 5 (1.33%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (1.33%) Netcool
10 5 (1.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 120 (31.83%) Cisco
2 79 (20.95%) Microsoft
3 74 (19.63%) VMware
4 55 (14.59%) Red Hat
5 46 (12.20%) Juniper
6 45 (11.94%) F5
6 45 (11.94%) Sourcefire
7 43 (11.41%) CheckPoint
8 40 (10.61%) SolarWinds
9 39 (10.34%) Citrix
10 35 (9.28%) HP
11 31 (8.22%) Blue Coat
12 25 (6.63%) Riverbed
13 24 (6.37%) LogRhythm
14 22 (5.84%) TIBCO
15 21 (5.57%) Avaya
16 19 (5.04%) NetScout
17 18 (4.77%) LogLogic
18 17 (4.51%) ArcSight
19 16 (4.24%) Symantec
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
TRG
Salary: 60000-65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago