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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 107 153 137
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 26 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 0.52% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 9
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -25.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
572 764 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.94% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 490
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (58.14%) tcpdump
2 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (51.16%) Juniper
3 22 (51.16%) Cisco
3 22 (51.16%) CCNP
3 22 (51.16%) F5
4 21 (48.84%) CheckPoint
4 21 (48.84%) MPLS
4 21 (48.84%) OSPF
4 21 (48.84%) BGP
4 21 (48.84%) BIG-IP
4 21 (48.84%) NetScout
4 21 (48.84%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (46.51%) WAN
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
6 17 (39.53%) Windows
7 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
7 16 (37.21%) C++
7 16 (37.21%) SQL
7 16 (37.21%) Finance
8 15 (34.88%) IIS
8 15 (34.88%) SMTP
8 15 (34.88%) Degree
9 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
9 14 (32.56%) VMware
9 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
9 14 (32.56%) SAN
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
10 13 (30.23%) Perfmon

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (34.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) tcpdump
2 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 21 (48.84%) BGP
3 21 (48.84%) BIG-IP
3 21 (48.84%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (48.84%) MPLS
3 21 (48.84%) OSPF
4 20 (46.51%) WAN
5 15 (34.88%) SMTP
6 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 12 (27.91%) IMAP
7 12 (27.91%) NAS
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.98%) DNS
9 3 (6.98%) Internet
10 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.65%) Network Security
10 2 (4.65%) SSL
11 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
11 1 (2.33%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) AQtime
1 13 (30.23%) WebLOAD
2 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Network Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) Support Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) Network Support
3 17 (39.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (37.21%) Senior Network Support
4 16 (37.21%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 16 (37.21%) Senior Support Engineer
5 11 (25.58%) Performance Tester
5 11 (25.58%) Software Tester
5 11 (25.58%) Tester
6 10 (23.26%) QA Tester
6 10 (23.26%) Software QA Tester
7 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) MAPI
3 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.65%) RFC 2822
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Blog
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Debian
4 1 (2.33%) Fedora
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Benchmarking
1 13 (30.23%) Performance Engineering
1 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.98%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C++
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 4 (9.30%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) VB
4 2 (4.65%) VBScript
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) CCNP
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.88%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) CISSP
3 3 (6.98%) GIAC
4 2 (4.65%) CEH
4 2 (4.65%) GCIH
5 1 (2.33%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.33%) ECIH
5 1 (2.33%) GCFA
5 1 (2.33%) GREM
5 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) iptables
4 1 (2.33%) qmail
4 1 (2.33%) Snort
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Perfmon
2 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) logstash
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) Nmap
3 1 (2.33%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco
1 22 (51.16%) F5
1 22 (51.16%) Juniper
2 21 (48.84%) CheckPoint
2 21 (48.84%) NetScout
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.65%) Ciena
6 2 (4.65%) Nortel
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Egenera
7 1 (2.33%) Foundry
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) LogLogic
7 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.33%) NetWitness
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