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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 237 241 250
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 14 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.031% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 0.21% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +9.32%
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
1119 935 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.09% 14.34% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 904 785 1008
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 8 £42,500 -
Manchester +2 5 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
4 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 7 (25.93%) FTP
5 7 (25.93%) PBX
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
5 7 (25.93%) Flash
5 7 (25.93%) Python
5 7 (25.93%) ISDN
5 7 (25.93%) DNS
5 7 (25.93%) Asterisk PBX
5 7 (25.93%) Coaching
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (22.22%) HTTP
7 5 (18.52%) WAN
7 5 (18.52%) LAN
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) CCNP
7 5 (18.52%) CCNA
8 4 (14.81%) VMware
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source
8 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (25.93%) PBX
3 7 (25.93%) VoIP
3 7 (25.93%) ISDN
3 7 (25.93%) FTP
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 6 (22.22%) HTTP
5 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 4 (14.81%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) tcpdump
7 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (11.11%) SSL
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) VoIP Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Voice Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) IP Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Flash
2 1 (3.70%) WSDL
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.70%) OLE DB
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) RMADS
2 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Coaching
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Communications Security
4 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 3 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
7 1 (3.70%) Security Management
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) GCIH
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCSE
4 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) Juniper
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Splunk
3 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Alias
4 1 (3.70%) Unisys
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Meru Networks
4 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.70%) F5
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