The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 207 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 26 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 1.11% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1070 989 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.73% 17.12% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 893 769 832
Average salary £35,820 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.96% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £54,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in the South West

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the South West

Wireshark
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -8 12 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bristol +5 6 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +9 4 £26,500 -50.69%
Somerset - 4 £26,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
2 21 (48.84%) HTTP
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
4 19 (44.19%) DNS
5 18 (41.86%) Firewall
5 18 (41.86%) Snort
6 17 (39.53%) SIEM
7 15 (34.88%) tcpdump
7 15 (34.88%) VMware
8 14 (32.56%) SMTP
8 14 (32.56%) ITIL
8 14 (32.56%) LDAP
9 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
11 10 (23.26%) DHCP
11 10 (23.26%) Python
12 9 (20.93%) SSL
12 9 (20.93%) MS Office
12 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
13 8 (18.60%) FTP
13 8 (18.60%) Information Security
14 7 (16.28%) Network Security
14 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (16.28%) VPN
14 7 (16.28%) Linux
14 7 (16.28%) LAN
14 7 (16.28%) WAN
14 7 (16.28%) Telnet
14 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (11.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
2 21 (48.84%) HTTP
3 19 (44.19%) DNS
4 18 (41.86%) Firewall
5 15 (34.88%) tcpdump
6 14 (32.56%) SMTP
6 14 (32.56%) LDAP
7 10 (23.26%) DHCP
8 9 (20.93%) SSL
9 8 (18.60%) FTP
10 7 (16.28%) LAN
10 7 (16.28%) WAN
10 7 (16.28%) VPN
10 7 (16.28%) Telnet
10 7 (16.28%) Network Security
11 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
11 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (9.30%) QSIG
11 4 (9.30%) VoIP
11 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.65%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Network Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Security Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Security Consultant
4 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) IT Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Network Support
6 4 (9.30%) Server Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) BYOD
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) UNIX
4 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.30%) Android
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) SIEM
2 14 (32.56%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Information Security
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Malware Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.30%) ITSM
6 4 (9.30%) Memory Management
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) Python
3 6 (13.95%) Ruby
3 6 (13.95%) Perl
3 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) Lua
5 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) GCIA
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) GIAC
2 4 (9.30%) RHCSA
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) GCIH
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CISSP
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Snort
2 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) MOM
1 5 (11.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (2.33%) Opsview
4 1 (2.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) LogRhythm
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Siemens
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.65%) LogLogic
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
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Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
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Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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