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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 161 165 159
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.031% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Edinburgh -3 1 - -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Fedora
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) GCIA
3 4 (44.44%) GSEC
3 4 (44.44%) GCIH
3 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
3 4 (44.44%) GWAPT

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) tcpdump
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (11.11%) Telnet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Fedora
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) GWAPT
2 4 (44.44%) GPEN
2 4 (44.44%) OSCP
2 4 (44.44%) OSCE
2 4 (44.44%) GCIA
2 4 (44.44%) GSEC
2 4 (44.44%) GCIH
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) IBM