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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 247 247 234
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.092% 0.028% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.19% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £41,250 £37,123 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +54.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,123 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,123 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
947 1050 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.52% 14.68% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 763 888 881
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 £55,000 £57,500 £53,400
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
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 3 £26,000 - 2
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (75.00%) WAN
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) LAN
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Juniper
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) HP
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Migration
7 6 (30.00%) MCDST
7 6 (30.00%) VLAN
7 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (30.00%) CCENT
7 6 (30.00%) iPhone
7 6 (30.00%) CCIE
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) DHCP
7 6 (30.00%) Apple
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) iPad

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) VLAN
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) FTP
7 3 (15.00%) RIP
7 3 (15.00%) SMTP
7 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.00%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Database Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) ODBC
2 1 (5.00%) WSDL
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.00%) OLE DB
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (30.00%) iPhone
1 6 (30.00%) iPad
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (15.00%) RMADS
4 2 (10.00%) IPTV
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Communications Security
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 6 (30.00%) CCIE
4 6 (30.00%) MCDST
4 6 (30.00%) CCENT
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) CEH
7 2 (10.00%) CCSE
7 2 (10.00%) CCSA
8 1 (5.00%) GCIH
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) MCP
8 1 (5.00%) MCSE
8 1 (5.00%) GIAC
8 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Apple
4 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Meru Networks
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia
6 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) Alias
7 1 (5.00%) Splunk
7 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.00%) LogLogic
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago