The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 144 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 1.12% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £29,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.83% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Wireshark
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
747 713 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.18% 29.78% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 405 503 619
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Reading region.

Wireshark Salary Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) tcpdump
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 5 (33.33%) SSL
7 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
7 5 (33.33%) NetScout
8 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
8 4 (26.67%) Mitel
8 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee
8 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (26.67%) Windows

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) tcpdump
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) SSL
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Ethereal
7 2 (13.33%) snoop
7 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CGI
2 1 (6.67%) XMPP
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) WFM
5 1 (6.67%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) GIAC
5 2 (13.33%) GCIH
6 1 (6.67%) CEH
6 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.67%) GCIA
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) SSCP
6 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Snort
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) iptables
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Nmap
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Iperf
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) NetScout
5 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (26.67%) McAfee
5 4 (26.67%) Mitel
5 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
6 3 (20.00%) Aruba
6 3 (20.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Foundry
8 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
8 1 (6.67%) Splunk
8 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
8 1 (6.67%) Ipanema Technologies
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