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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 119 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 18 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 0.87% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.32%
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
769 689 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.56% 29.62% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 428 515 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (67.57%) IIS
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 21 (56.76%) VMware
4 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (51.35%) Windows
4 19 (51.35%) .NET
5 18 (48.65%) tcpdump
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
7 15 (40.54%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) C#
7 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
7 15 (40.54%) SAN
7 15 (40.54%) NAS
7 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
8 14 (37.84%) Cisco
9 13 (35.14%) Benchmarking
9 13 (35.14%) MAPI
9 13 (35.14%) C++
9 13 (35.14%) SMTP
9 13 (35.14%) Degree
9 13 (35.14%) IMAP
9 13 (35.14%) QA
9 13 (35.14%) WebLOAD
9 13 (35.14%) AQtime
9 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (32.43%) F5
11 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
12 10 (27.03%) Network Security
12 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (27.03%) FWSM

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) tcpdump
2 15 (40.54%) SAN
2 15 (40.54%) NAS
3 13 (35.14%) SMTP
3 13 (35.14%) IMAP
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (27.03%) FWSM
4 10 (27.03%) snoop
5 8 (21.62%) Firewall
6 6 (16.22%) OSPF
6 6 (16.22%) BGP
7 4 (10.81%) ATM
7 4 (10.81%) LAN
7 4 (10.81%) WAN
7 4 (10.81%) DNS
7 4 (10.81%) SSL
7 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) MPLS
7 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) WebLOAD
1 13 (35.14%) AQtime
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Test Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Performance Test Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Performance Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) MAPI
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Firmware
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) IPTV
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.41%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Solaris
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) VMS
6 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Benchmarking
1 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.51%) Cyber Security
3 4 (10.81%) Web Development
4 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
1 15 (40.54%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) C++
3 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.22%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) CWNA
3 2 (5.41%) MCTS
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.81%) Snort
4 2 (5.41%) Nmap
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Cisco
4 12 (32.43%) F5
5 8 (21.62%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) Juniper
6 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (16.22%) Sun
7 4 (10.81%) Foundry
7 4 (10.81%) NetApp
7 4 (10.81%) Egenera
8 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 2 (5.41%) CA
8 2 (5.41%) Hitachi
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 2 (5.41%) Nortel
8 2 (5.41%) Brocade
8 2 (5.41%) NetScout
Reading
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago