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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 223 246 250
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 16 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 0.82% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,123 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,300 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1127 1093 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.39% 15.40% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 842 842 1070
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 9 £26,000 -44.08% 1
Cheshire - 6 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (57.14%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 14 (40.00%) WAN
4 12 (34.29%) LAN
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (31.43%) Migration
6 10 (28.57%) Juniper
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) Coaching
8 8 (22.86%) MS Office
8 8 (22.86%) DNS
8 8 (22.86%) CCNP
8 8 (22.86%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (20.00%) CCIE
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 7 (20.00%) PBX
9 7 (20.00%) VoIP
9 7 (20.00%) ISDN
9 7 (20.00%) Information Security
9 7 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (17.14%) Open Source
10 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.14%) Network Security
10 6 (17.14%) Communications Security
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (17.14%) VMware

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
3 14 (40.00%) WAN
4 12 (34.29%) LAN
5 8 (22.86%) DNS
6 7 (20.00%) PBX
6 7 (20.00%) ISDN
6 7 (20.00%) VoIP
6 7 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (17.14%) Network Security
8 5 (14.29%) Wireless
8 5 (14.29%) DHCP
8 5 (14.29%) FTP
9 4 (11.43%) SSL
9 4 (11.43%) VLAN
10 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (8.57%) tcpdump
10 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
10 3 (8.57%) HTTP
10 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.86%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Support
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Security Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Network Support
5 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Malware Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Database Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Flash
2 2 (5.71%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) ODBC
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) WSDL
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) OLE DB
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Open Source
2 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (11.43%) iPhone
3 4 (11.43%) iPad
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.43%) RMADS
4 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) IPTV
6 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Coaching
3 7 (20.00%) Information Security
4 6 (17.14%) Communications Security
5 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Computer Security
7 3 (8.57%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (8.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (5.71%) Network Management
8 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
1 3 (8.57%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
2 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 7 (20.00%) CCIE
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (11.43%) MCDST
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) CCENT
7 3 (8.57%) GCIH
7 3 (8.57%) CCSE
8 2 (5.71%) CEH
8 2 (5.71%) CCSA
9 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.86%) MCP
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) Snort
4 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) OpenView
1 2 (5.71%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco
1 10 (28.57%) Juniper
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Apple
6 3 (8.57%) LogRhythm
6 3 (8.57%) F5
6 3 (8.57%) Splunk
7 2 (5.71%) Meru Networks
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Nokia
7 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Alias
8 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago