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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 348 389 393
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 96 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 0.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 85 21 48
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
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
4977 4581 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.62% 22.05% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3677 3557 4366
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 18 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 18 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 +18 42 £44,500 -3.78% 2
Berkshire +16 30 £46,500 -22.50% 5
East Sussex - 13 £28,000 -
Surrey -17 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 84 (57.53%) Linux
2 68 (46.58%) tcpdump
3 64 (43.84%) Windows
4 59 (40.41%) DNS
5 57 (39.04%) TCP/IP
6 44 (30.14%) Security Cleared
7 43 (29.45%) SIEM
8 41 (28.08%) Microsoft
8 41 (28.08%) VMware
8 41 (28.08%) Sourcefire
9 40 (27.40%) SC Cleared
10 39 (26.71%) DV Cleared
11 38 (26.03%) Cisco
12 35 (23.97%) GCIA
13 34 (23.29%) IIS
14 33 (22.60%) Solaris
15 32 (21.92%) HTTP
15 32 (21.92%) Cyber Security
16 29 (19.86%) GCIH
16 29 (19.86%) UNIX
17 28 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (18.49%) SMTP
19 26 (17.81%) FTP
19 26 (17.81%) WAN
19 26 (17.81%) LDAP
19 26 (17.81%) Internet
20 24 (16.44%) Intrusion Detection
21 23 (15.75%) Snort
21 23 (15.75%) Citrix
21 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 34 (23.29%) IIS
2 15 (10.27%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.11%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.37%) CMS
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (46.58%) tcpdump
2 59 (40.41%) DNS
3 57 (39.04%) TCP/IP
4 32 (21.92%) HTTP
5 27 (18.49%) SMTP
6 26 (17.81%) FTP
6 26 (17.81%) WAN
6 26 (17.81%) LDAP
6 26 (17.81%) Internet
7 24 (16.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (14.38%) VPN
9 20 (13.70%) VoIP
9 20 (13.70%) DHCP
10 19 (13.01%) Network Security
11 18 (12.33%) SAN
12 17 (11.64%) SSL
13 16 (10.96%) Firewall
13 16 (10.96%) LAN
14 15 (10.27%) VLAN
14 15 (10.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.59%) MySQL
3 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.37%) MS Access
3 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
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 20 (13.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.11%) Law
2 6 (4.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.42%) Finance
4 4 (2.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (46.58%) Analyst
2 32 (21.92%) Security Analyst
3 20 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 19 (13.01%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (10.96%) Network Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Test Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Test Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Systems Support
7 12 (8.22%) Systems Support Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) IT Security Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) Systems Support Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (6.16%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Performance Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Performance Test Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Network Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.01%) XML
2 18 (12.33%) .NET
3 15 (10.27%) Rendezvous
4 13 (8.90%) SOAP
4 13 (8.90%) MAPI
5 11 (7.53%) LAMP
6 9 (6.16%) Web Services
7 7 (4.79%) HTML
8 2 (1.37%) MFC
8 2 (1.37%) ODBC
8 2 (1.37%) OLE DB
8 2 (1.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.27%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.90%) IVR
4 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.48%) Open Source
6 6 (4.11%) Firmware
7 5 (3.42%) Cryptography
7 5 (3.42%) CESG
8 3 (2.05%) PKI
9 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.37%) Social Media
9 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.37%) Home Automation
9 2 (1.37%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.37%) Clustering
9 2 (1.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.68%) IPTV
10 1 (0.68%) SCADA
10 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 84 (57.53%) Linux
2 64 (43.84%) Windows
3 33 (22.60%) Solaris
4 29 (19.86%) UNIX
5 22 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.05%) CentOS
9 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.37%) VMS
10 1 (0.68%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) SIEM
2 32 (21.92%) Cyber Security
3 21 (14.38%) Analytics
4 17 (11.64%) Change Control
5 16 (10.96%) Incident Management
5 16 (10.96%) Software Testing
6 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.90%) Benchmarking
7 13 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (8.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (8.90%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (8.22%) Computer Forensics
9 10 (6.85%) Information Security
9 10 (6.85%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (6.85%) Security Testing
10 9 (6.16%) Information Assurance
10 9 (6.16%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (6.16%) Line Management
11 8 (5.48%) ITIL
12 7 (4.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.70%) Perl
1 20 (13.70%) SQL
2 18 (12.33%) Java
3 17 (11.64%) C++
4 16 (10.96%) C#
5 14 (9.59%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.90%) PHP
7 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.42%) C
9 3 (2.05%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.37%) VB
10 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.37%) VC++
11 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) Python
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (30.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.40%) SC Cleared
3 39 (26.71%) DV Cleared
4 35 (23.97%) GCIA
5 29 (19.86%) GCIH
6 19 (13.01%) GIAC
7 16 (10.96%) Degree
8 13 (8.90%) ISEB
8 13 (8.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (4.79%) CEH
11 5 (3.42%) CCNP
11 5 (3.42%) CCNA
12 4 (2.74%) CISSP
13 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (2.05%) MCSE
14 2 (1.37%) CCA
14 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (1.37%) CWNA
15 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) SLA
3 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (15.75%) Snort
3 20 (13.70%) Active Directory
4 17 (11.64%) VMware ESX
5 13 (8.90%) NFS
6 11 (7.53%) Postfix
7 9 (6.16%) vSphere
8 8 (5.48%) Kamailio
9 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.37%) XenApp
9 2 (1.37%) XenServer
9 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.37%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.37%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.37%) PureDisk
2 2 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.37%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.37%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) Nessus
3 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (28.08%) Microsoft
1 41 (28.08%) VMware
1 41 (28.08%) Sourcefire
2 38 (26.03%) Cisco
3 23 (15.75%) Citrix
4 21 (14.38%) F5
4 21 (14.38%) LogRhythm
5 19 (13.01%) Red Hat
6 15 (10.27%) TIBCO
7 14 (9.59%) Polycom
8 13 (8.90%) Juniper
9 9 (6.16%) NetScout
9 9 (6.16%) Blue Coat
9 9 (6.16%) Redknee
9 9 (6.16%) HP
10 6 (4.11%) WatchGuard
10 6 (4.11%) Sun
10 6 (4.11%) Websense
10 6 (4.11%) Clearswift
10 6 (4.11%) SonicWALL
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