The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 355 389 385
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 93 39 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 0.82% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 21 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Wireshark
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5004 4743 5296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.31% 22.16% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 3667 4315
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in the South East

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the South East

Wireshark
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Hampshire +31 50 £42,500 - 4
Berkshire +14 26 £46,500 -22.50% 3
East Sussex -17 13 £28,000 -20.00%
Surrey -12 4 £40,000 - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 82 (56.16%) Linux
2 67 (45.89%) tcpdump
3 66 (45.21%) Windows
4 52 (35.62%) TCP/IP
4 52 (35.62%) DNS
5 49 (33.56%) Security Cleared
6 47 (32.19%) SIEM
7 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
7 44 (30.14%) DV Cleared
7 44 (30.14%) Sourcefire
8 41 (28.08%) Microsoft
9 40 (27.40%) VMware
10 37 (25.34%) GCIA
11 36 (24.66%) IIS
12 34 (23.29%) Solaris
12 34 (23.29%) Cisco
13 32 (21.92%) GCIH
13 32 (21.92%) Cyber Security
14 30 (20.55%) HTTP
15 29 (19.86%) UNIX
16 27 (18.49%) SMTP
16 27 (18.49%) WAN
16 27 (18.49%) LDAP
16 27 (18.49%) FTP
16 27 (18.49%) Internet
16 27 (18.49%) Intrusion Detection
16 27 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (16.44%) Analytics
17 24 (16.44%) LogRhythm
17 24 (16.44%) Snort

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 36 (24.66%) IIS
2 14 (9.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.11%) Apache
4 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (45.89%) tcpdump
2 52 (35.62%) DNS
2 52 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 30 (20.55%) HTTP
4 27 (18.49%) FTP
4 27 (18.49%) WAN
4 27 (18.49%) SMTP
4 27 (18.49%) LDAP
4 27 (18.49%) Internet
4 27 (18.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (14.38%) Network Security
6 20 (13.70%) VoIP
7 18 (12.33%) DHCP
7 18 (12.33%) LAN
7 18 (12.33%) VPN
8 17 (11.64%) Firewall
9 16 (10.96%) SAN
10 15 (10.27%) VLAN
10 15 (10.27%) NAS
11 14 (9.59%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.37%) MS Access
3 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) WebLOAD
1 13 (8.90%) AQtime
2 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.68%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.11%) Law
3 4 (2.74%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.05%) Finance
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (51.37%) Analyst
2 37 (25.34%) Security Analyst
3 19 (13.01%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (11.64%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Network Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Test Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Systems Support Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Systems Support
7 11 (7.53%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Test Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Systems Support Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Network Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Performance Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Performance Test Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Senior Test Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Security Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.38%) .NET
2 19 (13.01%) XML
3 15 (10.27%) Rendezvous
4 13 (8.90%) MAPI
4 13 (8.90%) SOAP
5 11 (7.53%) LAMP
6 9 (6.16%) Web Services
7 8 (5.48%) HTML
8 2 (1.37%) ODBC
8 2 (1.37%) MFC
8 2 (1.37%) JSON
8 2 (1.37%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.90%) IVR
2 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.48%) Open Source
4 6 (4.11%) CESG
4 6 (4.11%) Firmware
5 5 (3.42%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.05%) PKI
6 3 (2.05%) SCADA
7 2 (1.37%) Social Media
7 2 (1.37%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.37%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.37%) IPTV
7 2 (1.37%) Replication
7 2 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 82 (56.16%) Linux
2 66 (45.21%) Windows
3 34 (23.29%) Solaris
4 29 (19.86%) UNIX
5 22 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.05%) CentOS
7 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.37%) VMS
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.68%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.19%) SIEM
2 32 (21.92%) Cyber Security
3 24 (16.44%) Analytics
4 17 (11.64%) Change Control
4 17 (11.64%) Incident Management
5 16 (10.96%) Software Testing
6 14 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (8.90%) Benchmarking
7 13 (8.90%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (8.22%) Information Security
8 12 (8.22%) Computer Forensics
8 12 (8.22%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (8.22%) Security Testing
9 10 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (6.16%) Information Assurance
11 7 (4.79%) ITIL
11 7 (4.79%) DevOps
12 6 (4.11%) Line Management
12 6 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.70%) Java
1 20 (13.70%) Perl
2 18 (12.33%) SQL
3 17 (11.64%) C#
3 17 (11.64%) C++
4 16 (10.96%) Bash Shell
5 13 (8.90%) PHP
6 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.79%) C
8 3 (2.05%) Python
8 3 (2.05%) Assembly Language
8 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.37%) VB
9 2 (1.37%) VC++
9 2 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (33.56%) Security Cleared
2 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
2 44 (30.14%) DV Cleared
3 37 (25.34%) GCIA
4 32 (21.92%) GCIH
5 22 (15.07%) GIAC
6 18 (12.33%) Degree
7 13 (8.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (8.90%) ISEB
8 7 (4.79%) CEH
9 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.74%) CISSP
10 4 (2.74%) CCNA
10 4 (2.74%) MCSE
11 3 (2.05%) CCNP
12 2 (1.37%) MCSA
12 2 (1.37%) MCP
12 2 (1.37%) CWNA
12 2 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 5 (3.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (16.44%) Snort
3 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (10.96%) VMware ESX
5 13 (8.90%) NFS
6 11 (7.53%) Postfix
7 8 (5.48%) Kamailio
7 8 (5.48%) vSphere
8 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.37%) Nmap
9 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.68%) XenApp
9 1 (0.68%) XenServer
9 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.37%) Nessus
2 2 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.37%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.37%) PureDisk
3 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (30.14%) Sourcefire
2 41 (28.08%) Microsoft
3 40 (27.40%) VMware
4 34 (23.29%) Cisco
5 24 (16.44%) LogRhythm
6 22 (15.07%) Citrix
7 19 (13.01%) Red Hat
8 18 (12.33%) F5
9 15 (10.27%) TIBCO
10 13 (8.90%) Polycom
11 12 (8.22%) Juniper
12 9 (6.16%) HP
12 9 (6.16%) Redknee
13 6 (4.11%) NetScout
13 6 (4.11%) Sun
14 5 (3.42%) Blue Coat
14 5 (3.42%) CheckPoint
15 4 (2.74%) Egenera
15 4 (2.74%) NetApp
15 4 (2.74%) Foundry
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + car / bens / training etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 20 days ago