The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 88 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.47%
Wireshark
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 194 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.96% 19.78% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 150 158 169
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham +4 2 £57,750 +21.57%
Gloucester - 1 £52,500 -
Wireshark
South West

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (80.00%) GIAC
1 8 (80.00%) Snort
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
2 7 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (50.00%) SANS
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) GCIH
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) LogLogic
5 3 (30.00%) RSA enVision
5 3 (30.00%) NetWitness
6 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) iPad
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) C++

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) GDB
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Perl Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) OSINT
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) GIAC
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) SANS
3 4 (40.00%) GCIH
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CEH
6 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
6 1 (10.00%) GCIA
6 1 (10.00%) GREM
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Snort
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (30.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (30.00%) NetWitness