The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 183 154 157
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.038% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Wireshark
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
908 469 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.08% 17.71% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 634 349 398
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Leeds

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Nagios
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Google Apps
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) VRRP
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) ISDN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Huawei
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Siemens
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve