The first table below looks at the demand for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 179 188 168
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £46,500 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.17% -34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
579 693 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.31% 16.89% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 454 551 548
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
North West

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Manchester

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) SDH
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) IPTV
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
2 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
2 5 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (71.43%) Multicast
2 5 (71.43%) DSL
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) CCIP
2 5 (71.43%) OpenView
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) SDH
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) Multicast
2 5 (71.43%) DSL
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) RIP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) ATM
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) SONET
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) xDSL
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) IPTV
2 2 (28.57%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIP
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) OpenView
1 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
1 5 (71.43%) F5
1 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
1 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) HP