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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 361 390 381
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 90 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 0.84% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 76 24 49
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.48%
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
5009 4767 5257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.14% 22.21% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3736 3702 4309
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +27 45 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Berkshire +20 29 £46,500 -17.33% 3
East Sussex -13 13 £28,000 -20.00%
Surrey -15 2 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Kent -8 1 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 76 (53.90%) Linux
2 66 (46.81%) Windows
3 61 (43.26%) tcpdump
4 56 (39.72%) TCP/IP
5 54 (38.30%) DNS
6 48 (34.04%) Security Cleared
7 45 (31.91%) SIEM
8 43 (30.50%) SC Cleared
8 43 (30.50%) DV Cleared
9 42 (29.79%) Sourcefire
10 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
11 37 (26.24%) VMware
12 35 (24.82%) IIS
13 34 (24.11%) GCIA
14 33 (23.40%) Solaris
14 33 (23.40%) Cisco
15 31 (21.99%) HTTP
16 30 (21.28%) UNIX
17 29 (20.57%) LDAP
17 29 (20.57%) SMTP
17 29 (20.57%) FTP
17 29 (20.57%) GCIH
17 29 (20.57%) Cyber Security
18 27 (19.15%) WAN
19 26 (18.44%) Internet
20 25 (17.73%) Intrusion Detection
21 24 (17.02%) GIAC
21 24 (17.02%) Snort
21 24 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
22 23 (16.31%) Analytics

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 35 (24.82%) IIS
2 14 (9.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.55%) Apache
4 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (43.26%) tcpdump
2 56 (39.72%) TCP/IP
3 54 (38.30%) DNS
4 31 (21.99%) HTTP
5 29 (20.57%) SMTP
5 29 (20.57%) LDAP
5 29 (20.57%) FTP
6 27 (19.15%) WAN
7 26 (18.44%) Internet
8 25 (17.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 22 (15.60%) DHCP
10 20 (14.18%) LAN
11 19 (13.48%) Firewall
12 18 (12.77%) VoIP
13 17 (12.06%) VPN
14 16 (11.35%) SAN
14 16 (11.35%) Network Security
15 15 (10.64%) NAS
15 15 (10.64%) VLAN
16 14 (9.93%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.22%) MySQL
3 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.42%) MS Access
3 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Big Data
4 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (9.22%) WebLOAD
1 13 (9.22%) AQtime
2 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.42%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.71%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Law
4 4 (2.84%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (51.77%) Analyst
2 37 (26.24%) Security Analyst
3 18 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.93%) IT Security Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) Test Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Systems Support
7 12 (8.51%) Systems Support Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 11 (7.80%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.80%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (7.80%) Test Engineer
8 11 (7.80%) Systems Support Analyst
9 10 (7.09%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Performance Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Performance Test Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Network Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) Telephony Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) .NET
2 19 (13.48%) Rendezvous
3 18 (12.77%) XML
4 13 (9.22%) MAPI
4 13 (9.22%) SOAP
5 11 (7.80%) LAMP
6 7 (4.96%) Web Services
6 7 (4.96%) HTML
7 2 (1.42%) ODBC
7 2 (1.42%) MFC
7 2 (1.42%) JSON
7 2 (1.42%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.22%) IVR
3 13 (9.22%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.67%) CESG
5 7 (4.96%) Cryptography
6 6 (4.26%) Open Source
7 5 (3.55%) Firmware
8 3 (2.13%) SCADA
9 2 (1.42%) Social Media
9 2 (1.42%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.42%) Home Automation
9 2 (1.42%) PKI
9 2 (1.42%) IPTV
9 2 (1.42%) Replication
9 2 (1.42%) Clustering
10 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 76 (53.90%) Linux
2 66 (46.81%) Windows
3 33 (23.40%) Solaris
4 30 (21.28%) UNIX
5 20 (14.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.42%) CentOS
8 2 (1.42%) VMS
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.71%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.91%) SIEM
2 29 (20.57%) Cyber Security
3 23 (16.31%) Analytics
4 16 (11.35%) Change Control
4 16 (11.35%) Software Testing
4 16 (11.35%) Incident Management
5 13 (9.22%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (9.22%) Benchmarking
5 13 (9.22%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (8.51%) Information Security
6 12 (8.51%) Security Testing
6 12 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (7.80%) Computer Forensics
7 11 (7.80%) ITIL
8 9 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (6.38%) Information Assurance
9 8 (5.67%) Network Architecture
9 8 (5.67%) Change Management
10 7 (4.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.48%) Java
1 19 (13.48%) Perl
2 18 (12.77%) SQL
3 17 (12.06%) C#
3 17 (12.06%) C++
4 15 (10.64%) Bash Shell
5 13 (9.22%) PHP
6 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.96%) C
7 3 (2.13%) Python
7 3 (2.13%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.42%) VB
8 2 (1.42%) VC++
8 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 43 (30.50%) SC Cleared
2 43 (30.50%) DV Cleared
3 34 (24.11%) GCIA
4 29 (20.57%) GCIH
5 24 (17.02%) GIAC
6 18 (12.77%) Degree
7 13 (9.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (9.22%) ISEB
8 7 (4.96%) CEH
9 5 (3.55%) CISSP
9 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.84%) MCSE
11 3 (2.13%) CCNP
11 3 (2.13%) CCNA
12 2 (1.42%) MCSA
12 2 (1.42%) MCP
12 2 (1.42%) MCTS
12 2 (1.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.22%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (17.02%) Snort
1 24 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (11.35%) VMware ESX
4 13 (9.22%) NFS
5 11 (7.80%) Postfix
6 8 (5.67%) Kamailio
7 6 (4.26%) vSphere
8 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.42%) Nmap
9 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.71%) XenServer
9 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.42%) Nessus
2 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.42%) PureDisk
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (29.79%) Sourcefire
2 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
3 37 (26.24%) VMware
4 33 (23.40%) Cisco
5 23 (16.31%) LogRhythm
6 22 (15.60%) Citrix
7 19 (13.48%) TIBCO
7 19 (13.48%) F5
8 18 (12.77%) Red Hat
9 14 (9.93%) Juniper
10 13 (9.22%) Polycom
11 9 (6.38%) NetScout
11 9 (6.38%) Redknee
12 8 (5.67%) Blue Coat
12 8 (5.67%) CheckPoint
12 8 (5.67%) HP
13 7 (4.96%) SolarWinds
14 6 (4.26%) Tufin
14 6 (4.26%) TippingPoint
14 6 (4.26%) Tradeweb
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago