The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 529 593 554
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -39
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 98 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.094% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.60% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 37 51
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Wireshark
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7698 7306 8478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.60% 15.68% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6419 5985 6987
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 22 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Docklands, London - 5 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 116 (69.88%) Firewall
2 114 (68.67%) Cisco
3 90 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (48.80%) Linux
5 77 (46.39%) VPN
6 70 (42.17%) TCP/IP
7 65 (39.16%) LAN
8 64 (38.55%) Cisco ASA
9 61 (36.75%) Windows
9 61 (36.75%) BGP
10 60 (36.14%) CCNP
11 57 (34.34%) OSPF
12 56 (33.73%) Microsoft
13 53 (31.93%) SolarWinds
14 51 (30.72%) tcpdump
14 51 (30.72%) CheckPoint
15 48 (28.92%) CCNA
15 48 (28.92%) Finance
15 48 (28.92%) Network Security
16 47 (28.31%) MPLS
17 44 (26.51%) DNS
18 41 (24.70%) WAN
18 41 (24.70%) Network Monitoring
19 36 (21.69%) Juniper
19 36 (21.69%) Degree
20 34 (20.48%) MS Excel
21 33 (19.88%) UNIX
21 33 (19.88%) EIGRP
21 33 (19.88%) F5
22 32 (19.28%) SSL

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (7.23%) Apache
2 8 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.61%) nginx
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
4 5 (3.01%) JBoss
5 4 (2.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Jetty
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.86%) MS Visio
3 15 (9.04%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 116 (69.88%) Firewall
2 77 (46.39%) VPN
3 70 (42.17%) TCP/IP
4 65 (39.16%) LAN
5 64 (38.55%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (36.75%) BGP
7 57 (34.34%) OSPF
8 51 (30.72%) tcpdump
9 48 (28.92%) Network Security
10 47 (28.31%) MPLS
11 44 (26.51%) DNS
12 41 (24.70%) WAN
13 33 (19.88%) EIGRP
14 32 (19.28%) SSL
15 30 (18.07%) Wireless
16 28 (16.87%) Internet
16 28 (16.87%) DHCP
17 27 (16.27%) Spanning Tree
18 25 (15.06%) Cisco Nexus
19 23 (13.86%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) MySQL
1 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.01%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Subversion
1 9 (5.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.61%) JIRA
3 5 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.41%) eggPlant
4 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.41%) Selenium
4 4 (2.41%) Maven
4 4 (2.41%) JBehave
4 4 (2.41%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.20%) WinDbg
5 2 (1.20%) MSI
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 48 (28.92%) Finance
2 25 (15.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.04%) Banking
4 10 (6.02%) Law
4 10 (6.02%) Legal
5 3 (1.81%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (56.63%) Network Engineer
2 25 (15.06%) Analyst
3 23 (13.86%) Security Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (9.64%) Security Analyst
5 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Consultant
6 13 (7.83%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.23%) Administrator
8 10 (6.02%) Network Analyst
8 10 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (5.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Security Consultant
10 8 (4.82%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Data Network Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Voice Engineer
12 6 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (3.61%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.63%) SOAP
2 9 (5.42%) Web Services
3 7 (4.22%) XMPP
4 6 (3.61%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (3.01%) JSON
5 5 (3.01%) XML
5 5 (3.01%) RESTful
6 4 (2.41%) REST
6 4 (2.41%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (2.41%) HTML
6 4 (2.41%) Flash
6 4 (2.41%) Cocoa
6 4 (2.41%) Apache Flex
7 3 (1.81%) Application Packaging
7 3 (1.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.82%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.22%) Derivative
4 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Eurex
5 6 (3.61%) Open Source
5 6 (3.61%) Replication
5 6 (3.61%) Clustering
5 6 (3.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (3.01%) Video on Demand
6 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.41%) IPTV
7 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.41%) SecurID
7 4 (2.41%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.81%) Equities
8 3 (1.81%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 81 (48.80%) Linux
2 61 (36.75%) Windows
3 33 (19.88%) UNIX
4 21 (12.65%) Solaris
5 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.82%) CentOS
7 7 (4.22%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.22%) Debian
7 7 (4.22%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.61%) SUSE
8 6 (3.61%) Fedora
9 4 (2.41%) Android
9 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.81%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.70%) Network Monitoring
2 29 (17.47%) Load Balancing
3 24 (14.46%) ITIL
4 19 (11.45%) Network Design
5 16 (9.64%) SIEM
6 15 (9.04%) Network Management
6 15 (9.04%) Low Latency
7 13 (7.83%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.02%) Cyber Security
10 9 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (4.82%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.82%) Change Management
11 8 (4.82%) Information Security
11 8 (4.82%) Ethical Hacking
12 7 (4.22%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.22%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.27%) Python
2 21 (12.65%) Perl
3 19 (11.45%) Bash Shell
4 16 (9.64%) SQL
5 15 (9.04%) Ruby
6 9 (5.42%) Java
6 9 (5.42%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.81%) AWK
9 3 (1.81%) sed
Qualifications
1 90 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (36.14%) CCNP
3 48 (28.92%) CCNA
4 36 (21.69%) Degree
5 21 (12.65%) CCIE
6 15 (9.04%) CCIP
7 9 (5.42%) CCSA
7 9 (5.42%) CCSE
8 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.82%) MCSE
9 7 (4.22%) MCSA
9 7 (4.22%) CISSP
9 7 (4.22%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (4.22%) Security+ Certification
9 7 (4.22%) MCITP
10 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.41%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.41%) GCIH
11 4 (2.41%) GIAC
11 4 (2.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.64%) Snort
3 14 (8.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (6.02%) iptables
5 8 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.61%) vSphere
7 5 (3.01%) NFS
8 4 (2.41%) Cygwin
9 3 (1.81%) KVM
9 3 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.81%) Firmware
9 3 (1.81%) Postfix
10 1 (0.60%) XenApp
10 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.60%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 25 (15.06%) SolarWinds Orion
2 19 (11.45%) Nagios
2 19 (11.45%) Cacti
3 16 (9.64%) OpenView
4 15 (9.04%) Puppet
5 9 (5.42%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (4.82%) Nessus
7 7 (4.22%) OPNET
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (4.22%) Ansible
8 6 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (3.61%) Zenoss
8 6 (3.61%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.81%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.60%) Iperf
10 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.60%) Nmap
Vendors
1 114 (68.67%) Cisco
2 56 (33.73%) Microsoft
3 53 (31.93%) SolarWinds
4 51 (30.72%) CheckPoint
5 36 (21.69%) Juniper
6 33 (19.88%) F5
7 29 (17.47%) HP
8 27 (16.27%) VMware
9 20 (12.05%) Riverbed
10 15 (9.04%) Red Hat
11 13 (7.83%) Fortinet
12 10 (6.02%) Oracle
13 8 (4.82%) Aerohive Networks
14 7 (4.22%) Citrix
14 7 (4.22%) McAfee
14 7 (4.22%) Foundry
15 6 (3.61%) Patsystems
15 6 (3.61%) GL TRADE
15 6 (3.61%) Brocade
15 6 (3.61%) NYFIX
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: £70k-£75k
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Aspect Software
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago