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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 552 565 595
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 71 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.82% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 42
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,400 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
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
7783 7111 8458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.12% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 5950 7152
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -16 11 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Uxbridge - 4 £32,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £56,000 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £56,000 -8.94%
Chiswick - 1 £62,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 78 (62.40%) Linux
2 66 (52.80%) Windows
3 61 (48.80%) tcpdump
4 60 (48.00%) Firewall
5 51 (40.80%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (40.80%) Degree
6 50 (40.00%) UNIX
7 49 (39.20%) Perl
8 46 (36.80%) Cisco
9 43 (34.40%) TCP/IP
10 40 (32.00%) Computer Science
11 37 (29.60%) VPN
11 37 (29.60%) CCNP
12 35 (28.00%) CISSP
12 35 (28.00%) BGP
13 34 (27.20%) DNS
13 34 (27.20%) Bash Shell
14 33 (26.40%) Python
15 31 (24.80%) Red Hat
15 31 (24.80%) Finance
16 28 (22.40%) Snort
16 28 (22.40%) Java
17 27 (21.60%) OSPF
18 25 (20.00%) SQL
19 24 (19.20%) Solaris
20 23 (18.40%) MPLS
20 23 (18.40%) Telecoms
20 23 (18.40%) SIEM
21 22 (17.60%) Nmap
21 22 (17.60%) CheckPoint

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (12.00%) Apache
2 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.00%) Lync
3 2 (1.60%) Node.js
3 2 (1.60%) Confluence
3 2 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
1 16 (12.80%) MS Visio
2 12 (9.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (48.80%) tcpdump
2 60 (48.00%) Firewall
3 43 (34.40%) TCP/IP
4 37 (29.60%) VPN
5 35 (28.00%) BGP
6 34 (27.20%) DNS
7 27 (21.60%) OSPF
8 23 (18.40%) MPLS
9 20 (16.00%) Ethernet
9 20 (16.00%) WAN
10 19 (15.20%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (14.40%) VoIP
12 15 (12.00%) SSL
12 15 (12.00%) SAN
13 14 (11.20%) Internet
13 14 (11.20%) LAN
13 14 (11.20%) Network Security
13 14 (11.20%) HSRP
14 13 (10.40%) Wireless
14 13 (10.40%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) MySQL
2 13 (10.40%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.40%) Big Data
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) Metasploit
2 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.20%) Subversion
3 4 (3.20%) Maven
3 4 (3.20%) JIRA
3 4 (3.20%) Selenium
4 3 (2.40%) JUnit
4 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.40%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.60%) Grunt
5 2 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.60%) Mocha
5 2 (1.60%) Firebug
5 2 (1.60%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.60%) JBehave
5 2 (1.60%) JMeter
5 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.80%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.80%) CppUnit
General
1 31 (24.80%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.00%) Retail
4 9 (7.20%) Advertising
5 7 (5.60%) Banking
6 6 (4.80%) Legal
7 4 (3.20%) Law
8 3 (2.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (22.40%) Network Engineer
2 23 (18.40%) Analyst
3 19 (15.20%) Security Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Security Analyst
5 12 (9.60%) IT Security Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Administrator
6 11 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.00%) Customer Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Customer Support Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.20%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (6.40%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Security Operations Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Information Specialist
10 7 (5.60%) Security Specialist
10 7 (5.60%) Information Security Specialist
11 6 (4.80%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) XML
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
3 7 (5.60%) LAMP
3 7 (5.60%) Web Services
4 5 (4.00%) HTML
5 4 (3.20%) CSS
5 4 (3.20%) JSON
5 4 (3.20%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.40%) STL
6 3 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (2.40%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.40%) REST
7 2 (1.60%) Sass
7 2 (1.60%) HTML5
7 2 (1.60%) Spring
7 2 (1.60%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.60%) SOAP
8 1 (0.80%) DCOM
8 1 (0.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.80%) Open Source
4 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (5.60%) Cryptography
5 6 (4.80%) Replication
5 6 (4.80%) Equities
6 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.40%) IPTV
8 2 (1.60%) Statistics
8 2 (1.60%) PKI
8 2 (1.60%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.80%) New Media
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.80%) STB
9 1 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 78 (62.40%) Linux
2 66 (52.80%) Windows
3 50 (40.00%) UNIX
4 24 (19.20%) Solaris
5 17 (13.60%) CentOS
5 17 (13.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (11.20%) Fedora
7 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (8.00%) FreeBSD
8 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.20%) Debian
10 2 (1.60%) Android
10 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.80%) SUSE
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) SIEM
2 21 (16.80%) ITIL
3 17 (13.60%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (12.00%) Information Security
5 11 (8.80%) Network Design
5 11 (8.80%) Project Management
6 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.00%) Network Architecture
6 10 (8.00%) Cyber Security
7 9 (7.20%) Analytics
7 9 (7.20%) Video Analytics
7 9 (7.20%) Service Management
7 9 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.40%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.40%) OWASP
9 7 (5.60%) Information Assurance
9 7 (5.60%) ITSM
9 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.20%) Perl
2 34 (27.20%) Bash Shell
3 33 (26.40%) Python
4 28 (22.40%) Java
5 25 (20.00%) SQL
6 17 (13.60%) C++
7 16 (12.80%) sed
8 15 (12.00%) Ruby
9 14 (11.20%) Shell Script
10 12 (9.60%) PowerShell
10 12 (9.60%) C
11 10 (8.00%) Korn
11 10 (8.00%) PowerHouse
11 10 (8.00%) AWK
11 10 (8.00%) Bourne shell
12 4 (3.20%) Scala
12 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
13 3 (2.40%) Groovy
14 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.80%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (40.80%) Cisco Certification
1 51 (40.80%) Degree
2 37 (29.60%) CCNP
3 35 (28.00%) CISSP
4 16 (12.80%) CCNA
5 14 (11.20%) CCIE
6 13 (10.40%) GIAC
6 13 (10.40%) CCSE
7 12 (9.60%) GCIH
8 9 (7.20%) JNCIE
9 8 (6.40%) GPEN
9 8 (6.40%) OSCP
10 7 (5.60%) GSEC
10 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (5.60%) RHCE
10 7 (5.60%) CISA
10 7 (5.60%) CISM
10 7 (5.60%) MCSE
11 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
11 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.60%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (22.40%) Snort
2 22 (17.60%) Nmap
3 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.60%) Postfix
5 3 (2.40%) Squid
6 2 (1.60%) vSphere
6 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.80%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.80%) KVM
7 1 (0.80%) Varnish
7 1 (0.80%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) Nagios
2 11 (8.80%) Nessus
3 10 (8.00%) YUM
4 7 (5.60%) Zenoss
5 5 (4.00%) Cacti
6 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (2.40%) OpenView
6 3 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (2.40%) Puppet
7 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.80%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 46 (36.80%) Cisco
2 31 (24.80%) Red Hat
3 22 (17.60%) CheckPoint
4 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.80%) Blue Coat
6 13 (10.40%) Juniper
7 12 (9.60%) ArcSight
8 11 (8.80%) Riverbed
8 11 (8.80%) F5
9 10 (8.00%) LogLogic
9 10 (8.00%) Websense
10 9 (7.20%) Symantec
10 9 (7.20%) CA
11 8 (6.40%) Oracle
11 8 (6.40%) Q1 Labs
12 7 (5.60%) HP
12 7 (5.60%) Avaya
13 6 (4.80%) Citrix
13 6 (4.80%) VMware
13 6 (4.80%) SolarWinds
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £64,000 to £68,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £80000 per annum + bens/training etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago