The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 96 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £46,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.49% +7.05%
Wireshark
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 233 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.89% 22.40% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 212 199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Kent

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) VoIP
2 14 (87.50%) CCNA
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Service Management
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Telepresence
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Mimecast
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Nessus
3 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 2 (12.50%) Nmap
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) HP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (87.50%) Telepresence
2 14 (87.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
2 2 (12.50%) VMware