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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 216 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 0
Average salary £41,438 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
805 1143 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.36% 16.22% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 666 947 813
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 9 February 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
(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 +22 7 £42,500 -
Manchester +13 6 £40,875 +16.78%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (92.86%) tcpdump
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Information Security
4 8 (57.14%) Legal
5 7 (50.00%) Snort
5 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
6 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) MPLS
6 6 (42.86%) OSPF
6 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Wireless
6 6 (42.86%) IPsec
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) Computer Security
6 6 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
6 6 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (42.86%) Network Management
6 6 (42.86%) F5
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) tcpdump
2 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) BGP
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) IPsec
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) Multicast
3 6 (42.86%) OSPF
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 8 (57.14%) Legal
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Malware Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 6 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Security
3 6 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) Network Management
3 6 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 2 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) CCSA
2 5 (35.71%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) HND
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) EnCE
5 2 (14.29%) GCFA
5 2 (14.29%) GCIH
5 2 (14.29%) GREM
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Snort
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) F5
1 6 (42.86%) NetWitness
1 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) AlienVault
3 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
Nelson, Lancashire
Daisy Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago