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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 149 173 159
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% 0.67% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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
374 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.21% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 254 292 224
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Wireshark Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
Glasgow +17 6 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 6 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £22,500 -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) F5
2 12 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (56.25%) Wireless
4 8 (50.00%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) IP Telephony
5 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
5 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) VLAN
6 6 (37.50%) Riverbed
6 6 (37.50%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (37.50%) Network Management
6 6 (37.50%) Junos
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (37.50%) HSRP
6 6 (37.50%) NX-OS
6 6 (37.50%) Mitel
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
6 6 (37.50%) IPsec
6 6 (37.50%) Telecoms

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) WAN
1 12 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (56.25%) Wireless
3 8 (50.00%) DHCP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) IP Telephony
5 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (37.50%) Network Security
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) Junos
5 6 (37.50%) NX-OS
5 6 (37.50%) IPsec
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) HSRP
5 6 (37.50%) SSL
5 6 (37.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Mocha
1 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) TestLink
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Network Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Network Support
3 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Management
1 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (12.50%) BDD
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Tcl
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (12.50%) Iperf
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
3 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Riverbed
4 6 (37.50%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) McAfee
4 6 (37.50%) Mitel
5 2 (12.50%) Atlassian