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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 251 - 230
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.045% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £42,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 28 August 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
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) CCIE
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 6 (37.50%) Apple
6 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 6 (37.50%) MCDST
6 6 (37.50%) VLAN
6 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (37.50%) iPhone
6 6 (37.50%) CCENT
6 6 (37.50%) iPad
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (37.50%) Change Control
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (31.25%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) CCNP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) Multicast
8 2 (12.50%) DSL
8 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 2 (12.50%) SDH
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) MPLS
9 1 (6.25%) OSPF
9 1 (6.25%) BGP
9 1 (6.25%) SSL
9 1 (6.25%) SAN
9 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 2 (12.50%) Database Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
1 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (18.75%) RMADS
4 2 (12.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Control
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCIE
2 6 (37.50%) MCDST
2 6 (37.50%) CCENT
3 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (12.50%) CCSE
5 2 (12.50%) CCSA
6 1 (6.25%) GCIH
6 1 (6.25%) GIAC
6 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView
1 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Apple
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.25%) LogLogic
6 1 (6.25%) Meru Networks
6 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago