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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 221 239 264
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.15% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.98% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 2
Average salary £26,000 £37,123 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.96% +57.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
978 1021 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.20% 14.98% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 762 804 951
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester +27 10 £26,000 -44.08%
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (51.72%) LAN
5 13 (44.83%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) Juniper
8 9 (31.03%) Migration
8 9 (31.03%) CCNP
8 9 (31.03%) CCNA
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) CCIE
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
9 7 (24.14%) MS Office
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) DHCP
10 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
10 6 (20.69%) Apple
10 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.69%) Wireless
10 6 (20.69%) MCDST
10 6 (20.69%) VLAN
10 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
10 6 (20.69%) Network Security
10 6 (20.69%) CCENT
10 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (51.72%) LAN
5 7 (24.14%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) Wireless
6 6 (20.69%) VLAN
6 6 (20.69%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) SSL
8 4 (13.79%) VPN
8 4 (13.79%) ISDN
8 4 (13.79%) PBX
8 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.79%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (10.34%) tcpdump
9 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.45%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (10.34%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Network Support
3 4 (13.79%) VoIP Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) Database Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) ODBC
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) WSDL
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
1 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
1 6 (20.69%) iPhone
1 6 (20.69%) iPad
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (13.79%) RMADS
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.90%) IPTV
6 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Open Source
2 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
2 6 (20.69%) Change Control
2 6 (20.69%) Coaching
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Communications Security
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Security
4 3 (10.34%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 7 (24.14%) CCIE
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.69%) MCDST
4 6 (20.69%) CCENT
4 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) Degree
7 3 (10.34%) GCIH
7 3 (10.34%) CCSE
8 2 (6.90%) CCSA
8 2 (6.90%) CEH
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (3.45%) MCP
9 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Snort
3 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.90%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) Nmap
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Juniper
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Apple
5 5 (17.24%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Splunk
7 3 (10.34%) F5
7 3 (10.34%) Meru Networks
7 3 (10.34%) LogRhythm
7 3 (10.34%) SonicWALL
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) Nokia
8 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
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