The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank - 156 145
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.092% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.79% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
Wireshark
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,902 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Scotland

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) GCIA
3 3 (42.86%) GSEC
3 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 3 (42.86%) SSH
3 3 (42.86%) Snort
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
3 3 (42.86%) GPEN
3 3 (42.86%) OSCP
3 3 (42.86%) OSCE

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) SSH
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Telnet
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Python Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Regular Expression
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) GCIA
2 3 (42.86%) GSEC
2 3 (42.86%) GCIH
2 3 (42.86%) GWAPT
2 3 (42.86%) GPEN
2 3 (42.86%) OSCP
2 3 (42.86%) OSCE
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) IBM