The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 394 409 389
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 57 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.55% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 42
Average salary £46,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 26 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Berkshire +7 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Oxfordshire -6 5 £50,000 -
Surrey - 5 £51,250 -
Kent - 3 £61,250 - 1
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Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (51.58%) Windows
2 44 (46.32%) TCP/IP
3 43 (45.26%) tcpdump
4 37 (38.95%) DNS
4 37 (38.95%) Linux
5 35 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 30 (31.58%) LAN
6 30 (31.58%) WAN
7 29 (30.53%) Firewall
8 28 (29.47%) SC Cleared
9 26 (27.37%) HTTP
10 24 (25.26%) Cisco
10 24 (25.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 23 (24.21%) SIEM
12 22 (23.16%) Snort
13 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
14 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (21.05%) Sourcefire
14 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
15 19 (20.00%) GIAC
16 18 (18.95%) DHCP
16 18 (18.95%) Solaris
16 18 (18.95%) LDAP
16 18 (18.95%) Penetration Testing
17 17 (17.89%) UNIX
17 17 (17.89%) SMTP
17 17 (17.89%) Telecoms
18 16 (16.84%) Juniper
18 16 (16.84%) FTP
18 16 (16.84%) .NET

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (15.79%) IIS
2 5 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) Lync
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (46.32%) TCP/IP
2 43 (45.26%) tcpdump
3 37 (38.95%) DNS
4 30 (31.58%) LAN
4 30 (31.58%) WAN
5 29 (30.53%) Firewall
6 26 (27.37%) HTTP
7 24 (25.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 18 (18.95%) DHCP
8 18 (18.95%) LDAP
9 17 (17.89%) SMTP
10 16 (16.84%) FTP
10 16 (16.84%) Network Security
11 13 (13.68%) Internet
12 12 (12.63%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (10.53%) OSPF
13 10 (10.53%) BGP
14 9 (9.47%) VPN
15 8 (8.42%) snoop
15 8 (8.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.05%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.05%) StarTeam
General
1 17 (17.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.42%) Law
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 1 (1.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) Analyst
2 28 (29.47%) Security Analyst
3 22 (23.16%) Network Engineer
4 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.42%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Network Support
7 7 (7.37%) Support Specialist
7 7 (7.37%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Citrix Support
9 5 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Citrix Support Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) .NET
2 12 (12.63%) Web Services
3 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.32%) Rendezvous
5 2 (2.11%) SOAP
5 2 (2.11%) XML
6 1 (1.05%) HTML
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.58%) SCADA
3 10 (10.53%) PKI
4 9 (9.47%) Clustering
4 9 (9.47%) IPTV
5 6 (6.32%) CESG
6 5 (5.26%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.16%) Physics
7 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.11%) IVR
8 2 (2.11%) Firmware
8 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.05%) Handset
9 1 (1.05%) Open Source
9 1 (1.05%) iSeries
9 1 (1.05%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.58%) Windows
2 37 (38.95%) Linux
3 18 (18.95%) Solaris
4 17 (17.89%) UNIX
5 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.21%) CentOS
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.21%) Debian
8 1 (1.05%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) SIEM
2 18 (18.95%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (12.63%) Incident Management
4 11 (11.58%) Information Security
4 11 (11.58%) Security Testing
4 11 (11.58%) Change Control
4 11 (11.58%) Computer Forensics
4 11 (11.58%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (9.47%) Analytics
6 8 (8.42%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (8.42%) Change Management
7 7 (7.37%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (6.32%) Cyber Security
8 6 (6.32%) Service Management
9 5 (5.26%) ITIL
9 5 (5.26%) Network Architecture
10 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.16%) Network Design
11 3 (3.16%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) Bash Shell
2 11 (11.58%) Java
3 10 (10.53%) Python
4 9 (9.47%) Perl
4 9 (9.47%) Ruby
5 7 (7.37%) SQL
5 7 (7.37%) C
6 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.05%) C#
7 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.47%) SC Cleared
3 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 19 (20.00%) GIAC
5 14 (14.74%) CCNA
6 13 (13.68%) Degree
7 11 (11.58%) CCNP
8 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (8.42%) CEH
9 8 (8.42%) MCSE
10 7 (7.37%) MCP
11 6 (6.32%) MCTS
11 6 (6.32%) MCITP
11 6 (6.32%) MCSA
12 5 (5.26%) CCA
12 5 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (5.26%) CISSP
12 5 (5.26%) CCEE
13 4 (4.21%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Snort
2 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.32%) XenApp
4 6 (6.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.21%) Squid
6 4 (4.21%) ProxySG
6 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.11%) NFS
8 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.05%) Kamailio
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.05%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Nagios
2 5 (5.26%) SCOM
3 3 (3.16%) Nessus
4 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Cisco
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.05%) Sourcefire
4 16 (16.84%) Juniper
5 12 (12.63%) Blue Coat
5 12 (12.63%) F5
6 10 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 10 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 9 (9.47%) LogRhythm
8 8 (8.42%) Citrix
8 8 (8.42%) HP
9 7 (7.37%) NetScout
10 6 (6.32%) ProCurve
10 6 (6.32%) TIBCO
11 5 (5.26%) VMware
11 5 (5.26%) SonicWALL
12 4 (4.21%) TippingPoint
12 4 (4.21%) Tradeweb
12 4 (4.21%) Tufin
12 4 (4.21%) ArcSight
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £75000 per annum + bens/training etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent, South East
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago