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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 225 220 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 20 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.27% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
1099 1025 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.81% 17.29% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 926 804 775
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 -5 9 £52,500 - 2
Bristol 0 4 £33,750 -
Wiltshire -5 4 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Somerset - 3 £26,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 (58.70%) TCP/IP
2 21 (45.65%) HTTP
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Firewall
4 19 (41.30%) Snort
5 18 (39.13%) DNS
5 18 (39.13%) SIEM
6 15 (32.61%) tcpdump
6 15 (32.61%) ITIL
6 15 (32.61%) SMTP
6 15 (32.61%) LDAP
6 15 (32.61%) VMware
7 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.91%) Python
8 11 (23.91%) SQL
8 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
9 10 (21.74%) DHCP
10 9 (19.57%) WAN
10 9 (19.57%) FTP
10 9 (19.57%) LAN
10 9 (19.57%) MS Office
10 9 (19.57%) Linux
10 9 (19.57%) SSL
10 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
10 9 (19.57%) Information Security
11 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (15.22%) Network Security
12 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 7 (15.22%) Telnet

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (10.87%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) TCP/IP
2 21 (45.65%) HTTP
3 20 (43.48%) Firewall
4 18 (39.13%) DNS
5 15 (32.61%) SMTP
5 15 (32.61%) LDAP
5 15 (32.61%) tcpdump
6 10 (21.74%) DHCP
7 9 (19.57%) FTP
7 9 (19.57%) LAN
7 9 (19.57%) WAN
7 9 (19.57%) SSL
8 7 (15.22%) VPN
8 7 (15.22%) Telnet
8 7 (15.22%) Network Security
9 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
10 4 (8.70%) VoIP
10 4 (8.70%) QSIG
10 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
10 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.35%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Network Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Security Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) IT Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Network Support
7 4 (8.70%) Server Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.70%) BYOD
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.70%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) CentOS
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) SIEM
2 15 (32.61%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) Information Security
4 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) ITSM
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.87%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (10.87%) Cyber Security
5 5 (10.87%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Memory Management
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
1 11 (23.91%) Python
2 6 (13.04%) Ruby
2 6 (13.04%) Perl
2 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) Lua
4 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) GCIA
3 5 (10.87%) GIAC
4 4 (8.70%) RHCSA
4 4 (8.70%) GCIH
5 3 (6.52%) CCNP
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) CCSE
6 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Snort
2 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) MOM
1 5 (10.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (4.35%) Opsview
4 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) VMware
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Siemens
4 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
5 3 (6.52%) LogLogic
6 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.17%) Progress
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.17%) F5
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago