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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 175 188 144
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -44
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.086% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
583 854 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 23.16% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 485 618 336
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Nmap
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Telnet
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) VMware

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Telnet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
1 2 (50.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) F5