The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 235 248 236
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.055% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £46,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1043 1319 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.80% 18.13% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1047 886
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Wireshark
England

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 7 £46,500 +102.17% 2
Lancashire - 2 £37,123 - 2
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) SDH
1 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
1 7 (77.78%) CCIE
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) IPTV
2 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
2 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) DSL
2 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) OpenView
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Nokia
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) CCIP
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) F5
2 5 (55.56%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (55.56%) Multicast
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SDH
1 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) DSL
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) Multicast
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) xDSL
3 2 (22.22%) tcpdump
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) WiMAX
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) ATM
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) RIP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) IPTV
2 2 (22.22%) SCADA
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCIE
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCIP
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Varnish
1 2 (22.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) OpenView
1 5 (55.56%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
1 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
1 5 (55.56%) Juniper
1 5 (55.56%) Nokia
1 5 (55.56%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago