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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 217 238 245
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 1.25% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 8
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £37,123
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
884 1120 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.66% 17.49% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 752 845 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Manchester +2 6 £35,500 +36.53% 4
Cheshire +25 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Lancashire - 1 £31,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (58.33%) tcpdump
2 11 (45.83%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) Legal
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (29.17%) Multicast
6 7 (29.17%) F5
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (29.17%) Network Management
6 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
6 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
6 7 (29.17%) MPLS
6 7 (29.17%) OSPF
6 7 (29.17%) BGP
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Wireless
6 7 (29.17%) IPsec
6 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
6 7 (29.17%) Snort
6 7 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) tcpdump
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (29.17%) IPsec
4 7 (29.17%) MPLS
4 7 (29.17%) Multicast
4 7 (29.17%) OSPF
4 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Malware Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Application Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Information Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Security Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
3 7 (29.17%) Network Management
4 6 (25.00%) Coaching
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 6 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Network Design
4 6 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 3 (12.50%) High Availability
7 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) CCSA
3 5 (20.83%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) HND
3 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) CCIE
5 2 (8.33%) EnCE
5 2 (8.33%) GCFA
5 2 (8.33%) GCIH
5 2 (8.33%) GREM
6 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Snort
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) F5
2 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
3 6 (25.00%) NetWitness
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) AlienVault
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) Mitel
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