The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 242 264 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.015% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £29,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1009 990 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.11% 14.63% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 825 783 883
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in the North West

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the North West

Wireshark
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 £29,500 -
Manchester -4 2 £57,250 +43.12%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
2 7 (29.17%) CCIE
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
3 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Metasploit
3 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 6 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) SLA
3 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) Mitel
4 5 (20.83%) VLAN
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (16.67%) R
5 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (16.67%) Validation

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) VLAN
3 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 4 (16.67%) PSTN
5 3 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (8.33%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) OSPF
7 1 (4.17%) SMS
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
1 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Validation
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCIE
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) Mitel
5 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
5 2 (8.33%) Redknee
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) VMware