The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 84 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.37% 0.54% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Wireshark
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 186 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.21% 16.22% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 217 169 169
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Wireshark
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in South Wales

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in South Wales

Wireshark
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Cardiff - 7 £32,000 -
Torfaen -2 3 £34,000 +23.63%
Wireshark
Wales

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (66.67%) Perl
1 18 (66.67%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) UNIX
2 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) CentOS
3 15 (55.56%) HTTP
3 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) DTV
5 12 (44.44%) Welsh Language
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
7 10 (37.04%) C
7 10 (37.04%) C++
7 10 (37.04%) Nagios
7 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
8 9 (33.33%) Nessus
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) Nmap
8 9 (33.33%) Debian
8 9 (33.33%) SaaS
9 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
9 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
9 8 (29.63%) VLAN
9 8 (29.63%) Firewall
9 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
10 7 (25.93%) Ruby
10 7 (25.93%) Korn
10 7 (25.93%) Confluence

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (25.93%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
1 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) VLAN
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
5 3 (11.11%) DVB
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) JIRA
1 7 (25.93%) Fiddler
1 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
1 7 (25.93%) TestLink
General
1 12 (44.44%) Welsh Language
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Test Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) DTV
2 6 (22.22%) IPTV
3 3 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) UNIX
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
1 17 (62.96%) CentOS
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Debian
4 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Management
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Product Management
3 7 (25.93%) BDD
3 7 (25.93%) Bug Management
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) DRM
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Perl
1 18 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) C
2 10 (37.04%) C++
3 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 7 (25.93%) Korn
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Nmap
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) ProxySG
3 3 (11.11%) Xen
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Nagios
2 9 (33.33%) Nessus
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView
4 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.70%) OPNET
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Mitel
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Perforce
5 1 (3.70%) NetScout
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) NetQoS
5 1 (3.70%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Compuware
5 1 (3.70%) HP