The first table below looks at the demand for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 617 548 612
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +64
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 45 63 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.74% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 46
Average salary £60,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £36,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £68,750 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7742 8515 9344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.60% 18.74% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 7009 7940
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in London

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in London

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in London

Wireshark
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 13 £60,000 +20.00%
Ruislip - 1 £47,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 60 (63.16%) Linux
2 56 (58.95%) Firewall
3 54 (56.84%) Cisco
4 45 (47.37%) Windows
5 42 (44.21%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (41.05%) UNIX
8 38 (40.00%) Perl
9 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
10 33 (34.74%) CCNP
10 33 (34.74%) tcpdump
11 30 (31.58%) Juniper
12 29 (30.53%) Finance
12 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
12 29 (30.53%) Network Monitoring
13 28 (29.47%) Multicast
13 28 (29.47%) Red Hat
14 27 (28.42%) HP
15 26 (27.37%) CheckPoint
16 25 (26.32%) Wireless
16 25 (26.32%) BGP
16 25 (26.32%) VPN
17 24 (25.26%) Python
18 23 (24.21%) MPLS
18 23 (24.21%) OSPF
18 23 (24.21%) IPsec
18 23 (24.21%) CentOS
18 23 (24.21%) SolarWinds
19 22 (23.16%) HSRP
20 21 (22.11%) Snort

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (11.58%) Apache
2 2 (2.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Visio
1 16 (16.84%) MS Office
2 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (58.95%) Firewall
2 42 (44.21%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (38.95%) TCP/IP
4 33 (34.74%) tcpdump
5 28 (29.47%) Multicast
6 25 (26.32%) Wireless
6 25 (26.32%) BGP
6 25 (26.32%) VPN
7 23 (24.21%) MPLS
7 23 (24.21%) OSPF
7 23 (24.21%) IPsec
8 22 (23.16%) HSRP
9 21 (22.11%) DNS
10 20 (21.05%) VRRP
11 19 (20.00%) Network Security
12 18 (18.95%) DHCP
12 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (15.79%) WAN
13 15 (15.79%) SNMP
13 15 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.16%) Redis
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
2 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) JMeter
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.05%) Trac
3 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.05%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.05%) xUnit.net
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.63%) Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (20.00%) Administrator
3 17 (17.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (16.84%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (11.58%) Security Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) Consultant
7 9 (9.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.47%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (7.37%) Data Network Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Tester
11 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Security Tester
11 4 (4.21%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
2 4 (4.21%) .NET
3 3 (3.16%) Rendezvous
4 2 (2.11%) Web Services
4 2 (2.11%) RESTful
5 1 (1.05%) Java SE
5 1 (1.05%) JSON
5 1 (1.05%) XML
5 1 (1.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.42%) CLARiiON
5 7 (7.37%) Open Source
6 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.16%) Statistics
7 3 (3.16%) Replication
7 3 (3.16%) Clustering
8 2 (2.11%) PKI
9 1 (1.05%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.05%) Equities
9 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.16%) Linux
2 45 (47.37%) Windows
3 39 (41.05%) UNIX
4 23 (24.21%) CentOS
5 19 (20.00%) Solaris
6 18 (18.95%) SUSE
6 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (13.68%) Debian
8 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (9.47%) Ubuntu
9 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (8.42%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.16%) Fedora
12 2 (2.11%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.05%) Android
13 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Network Monitoring
2 20 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 13 (13.68%) ITIL
4 13 (13.68%) SIEM
5 11 (11.58%) Cyber Security
6 10 (10.53%) Low Latency
6 10 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.53%) Network Design
6 10 (10.53%) Information Security
7 8 (8.42%) Service Management
8 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.32%) Network Architecture
9 6 (6.32%) Network Management
9 6 (6.32%) Computer Security
9 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.32%) Computer Forensics
9 6 (6.32%) Business Development
10 5 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) Perl
2 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
3 24 (25.26%) Python
4 16 (16.84%) Ruby
5 15 (15.79%) SQL
6 13 (13.68%) PHP
7 11 (11.58%) Java
8 10 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.26%) C++
10 4 (4.21%) C
11 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.16%) Lua
11 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.11%) sed
13 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (34.74%) CCNP
3 18 (18.95%) CCNA
3 18 (18.95%) Degree
4 14 (14.74%) GIAC
5 11 (11.58%) CISSP
6 9 (9.47%) GCIH
7 8 (8.42%) CCIE
7 8 (8.42%) CCSP
8 6 (6.32%) GPEN
8 6 (6.32%) OSCP
8 6 (6.32%) GCFA
8 6 (6.32%) GCIA
9 5 (5.26%) CEH
10 2 (2.11%) RHCE
10 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.11%) CCSE
11 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.11%) Snort
2 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.58%) Nmap
3 11 (11.58%) Squid
4 8 (8.42%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.42%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.42%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (3.16%) vSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.05%) Postfix
7 1 (1.05%) Varnish
7 1 (1.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) CiscoWorks
1 18 (18.95%) Cacti
2 16 (16.84%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (11.58%) Nagios
4 9 (9.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (8.42%) Puppet
5 8 (8.42%) OpenView
5 8 (8.42%) Nessus
6 4 (4.21%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (3.16%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.05%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (56.84%) Cisco
2 30 (31.58%) Juniper
3 28 (29.47%) Red Hat
4 27 (28.42%) HP
5 26 (27.37%) CheckPoint
6 23 (24.21%) SolarWinds
7 17 (17.89%) VMware
8 13 (13.68%) F5
9 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.58%) ArcSight
10 10 (10.53%) NYFIX
10 10 (10.53%) Websense
10 10 (10.53%) Radianz
10 10 (10.53%) Patsystems
10 10 (10.53%) GL TRADE
11 9 (9.47%) IBM
11 9 (9.47%) Avaya
11 9 (9.47%) Aruba
12 8 (8.42%) LogRhythm
12 8 (8.42%) Nokia
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