The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 170 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 1.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £40,875 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.49% +7.05%
Wireshark
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
481 645 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.80% 16.05% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 420 532 438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
Wireshark
North West

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
1 6 (85.71%) Network Management
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (85.71%) Multicast
2 5 (71.43%) CCSA
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) Multicast
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) CCSA
2 5 (71.43%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) HND
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware