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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 160 175 148
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.031% 0.19% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 1.00% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
601 697 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.72% 19.09% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 496 555 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 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 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) ISDN
3 4 (50.00%) PBX
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) ISDN
2 4 (50.00%) PBX
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (37.50%) tcpdump
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Telnet
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (12.50%) SMTP
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint