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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 350 393 397
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 96 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 0.86% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 83 21 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
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
4853 4649 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.44% 21.52% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3596 3604 4310
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Berkshire +21 39 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Hampshire +22 37 £44,500 -6.31% 5
Surrey -12 12 £45,000 +20.80%
East Sussex - 6 £28,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 95 (56.89%) Linux
2 76 (45.51%) tcpdump
3 68 (40.72%) Windows
3 68 (40.72%) DNS
4 61 (36.53%) TCP/IP
5 54 (32.34%) Security Cleared
6 50 (29.94%) SC Cleared
6 50 (29.94%) SIEM
7 47 (28.14%) DV Cleared
7 47 (28.14%) Cisco
7 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
8 45 (26.95%) GCIA
9 44 (26.35%) Sourcefire
9 44 (26.35%) VMware
10 36 (21.56%) GCIH
10 36 (21.56%) IIS
11 34 (20.36%) Cyber Security
12 32 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (18.56%) VPN
13 31 (18.56%) HTTP
14 28 (16.77%) UNIX
15 27 (16.17%) Solaris
15 27 (16.17%) WAN
15 27 (16.17%) FTP
15 27 (16.17%) Internet
16 26 (15.57%) Citrix
16 26 (15.57%) DHCP
16 26 (15.57%) Analytics
16 26 (15.57%) LogRhythm

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (21.56%) IIS
2 20 (11.98%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.59%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (45.51%) tcpdump
2 68 (40.72%) DNS
3 61 (36.53%) TCP/IP
4 31 (18.56%) VPN
4 31 (18.56%) HTTP
5 27 (16.17%) WAN
5 27 (16.17%) FTP
5 27 (16.17%) Internet
6 26 (15.57%) DHCP
7 25 (14.97%) SMTP
7 25 (14.97%) SAN
8 24 (14.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 23 (13.77%) VoIP
9 23 (13.77%) SSL
10 22 (13.17%) LDAP
10 22 (13.17%) Network Security
11 18 (10.78%) Firewall
11 18 (10.78%) LAN
12 17 (10.18%) VLAN
13 15 (8.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.58%) MySQL
3 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) MS Access
3 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) WebLOAD
1 13 (7.78%) AQtime
2 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.20%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.60%) Xcode
4 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) Fiddler
General
1 18 (10.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.59%) Finance
4 4 (2.40%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (45.51%) Analyst
2 33 (19.76%) Security Analyst
3 26 (15.57%) Support Engineer
4 22 (13.17%) Network Engineer
5 21 (12.57%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (10.78%) Test Engineer
7 15 (8.98%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 14 (8.38%) Systems Support Engineer
8 14 (8.38%) Systems Support
9 13 (7.78%) Support Analyst
9 13 (7.78%) Systems Analyst
9 13 (7.78%) IT Security Analyst
9 13 (7.78%) Systems Support Analyst
10 12 (7.19%) Test Analyst
11 10 (5.99%) Network Support
11 10 (5.99%) Network Support Engineer
11 10 (5.99%) Network Analyst
12 9 (5.39%) Senior Test Engineer
12 9 (5.39%) Performance Engineer
12 9 (5.39%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) .NET
2 16 (9.58%) XML
3 13 (7.78%) MAPI
3 13 (7.78%) LAMP
4 12 (7.19%) Rendezvous
5 10 (5.99%) SOAP
6 9 (5.39%) Web Services
7 7 (4.19%) HTML
8 2 (1.20%) JSON
8 2 (1.20%) MFC
8 2 (1.20%) ODBC
8 2 (1.20%) OLE DB
9 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.16%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.59%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.99%) IVR
6 8 (4.79%) Open Source
7 5 (2.99%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.99%) CESG
8 3 (1.80%) PKI
9 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.20%) Home Automation
9 2 (1.20%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.20%) Social Media
9 2 (1.20%) Replication
9 2 (1.20%) Clustering
10 1 (0.60%) EPoS
10 1 (0.60%) IPTV
10 1 (0.60%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (56.89%) Linux
2 68 (40.72%) Windows
3 28 (16.77%) UNIX
4 27 (16.17%) Solaris
5 17 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.80%) CentOS
10 2 (1.20%) VMS
11 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.60%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.94%) SIEM
2 34 (20.36%) Cyber Security
3 26 (15.57%) Analytics
4 15 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.98%) Change Control
5 14 (8.38%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.78%) Benchmarking
6 13 (7.78%) Software Testing
6 13 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (7.19%) Line Management
7 12 (7.19%) ITIL
8 11 (6.59%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (5.99%) Information Assurance
9 10 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.99%) Computer Forensics
10 9 (5.39%) Security Testing
11 8 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.79%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (4.79%) Information Security
12 7 (4.19%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) SQL
2 17 (10.18%) C#
2 17 (10.18%) C++
3 16 (9.58%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.98%) Java
4 15 (8.98%) Perl
4 15 (8.98%) PHP
5 7 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.99%) C
7 3 (1.80%) Assembly Language
7 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.20%) VB
8 2 (1.20%) VC++
9 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (32.34%) Security Cleared
2 50 (29.94%) SC Cleared
3 47 (28.14%) DV Cleared
4 45 (26.95%) GCIA
5 36 (21.56%) GCIH
6 22 (13.17%) Degree
7 18 (10.78%) GIAC
8 16 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (5.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (5.99%) ISEB
10 9 (5.39%) CCNA
11 8 (4.79%) CCNP
12 5 (2.99%) CCA
12 5 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.99%) CISSP
13 3 (1.80%) CEH
14 2 (1.20%) CWNA
14 2 (1.20%) MCSE
14 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.98%) QA
2 7 (4.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.17%) Active Directory
3 20 (11.98%) Snort
4 19 (11.38%) VMware ESX
5 13 (7.78%) Postfix
6 11 (6.59%) vSphere
7 10 (5.99%) NFS
8 8 (4.79%) Kamailio
9 6 (3.59%) Hyper-V
10 5 (2.99%) Firmware
10 5 (2.99%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.99%) XenApp
10 5 (2.99%) XenServer
10 5 (2.99%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
11 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.20%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) SCOM
2 4 (2.40%) SCCM
2 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.20%) PureDisk
4 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.20%) Nessus
4 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Cisco
1 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 44 (26.35%) Sourcefire
2 44 (26.35%) VMware
3 26 (15.57%) Citrix
3 26 (15.57%) LogRhythm
4 24 (14.37%) F5
5 16 (9.58%) Polycom
5 16 (9.58%) Red Hat
6 14 (8.38%) Juniper
7 12 (7.19%) Blue Coat
7 12 (7.19%) NetScout
7 12 (7.19%) TIBCO
8 9 (5.39%) Websense
8 9 (5.39%) Clearswift
8 9 (5.39%) SonicWALL
8 9 (5.39%) WatchGuard
9 8 (4.79%) HP
10 6 (3.59%) Redknee
10 6 (3.59%) CheckPoint
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago