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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 207 219 218
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 30 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 1.08% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1001 929 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 17.08% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 864 743 891
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Bristol +4 10 £55,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -4 10 £50,000 - 2
Somerset - 4 £26,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £26,500 -
Devon - 2 - - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (66.04%) TCP/IP
2 29 (54.72%) HTTP
3 28 (52.83%) Windows
4 27 (50.94%) tcpdump
5 25 (47.17%) DNS
6 21 (39.62%) SIEM
6 21 (39.62%) Snort
7 20 (37.74%) LDAP
8 19 (35.85%) Firewall
9 18 (33.96%) VMware
9 18 (33.96%) Linux
9 18 (33.96%) SMTP
10 17 (32.08%) SQL
11 16 (30.19%) ITIL
11 16 (30.19%) Python
12 15 (28.30%) DHCP
12 15 (28.30%) FTP
13 14 (26.42%) SSL
14 13 (24.53%) Network Security
15 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
15 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
15 12 (22.64%) Telnet
16 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
16 11 (20.75%) VPN
16 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
16 11 (20.75%) Degree
17 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (16.98%) Information Security
18 9 (16.98%) MS Office
18 9 (16.98%) Perl

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (9.43%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (66.04%) TCP/IP
2 29 (54.72%) HTTP
3 27 (50.94%) tcpdump
4 25 (47.17%) DNS
5 20 (37.74%) LDAP
6 19 (35.85%) Firewall
7 18 (33.96%) SMTP
8 15 (28.30%) DHCP
8 15 (28.30%) FTP
9 14 (26.42%) SSL
10 13 (24.53%) Network Security
11 12 (22.64%) Telnet
12 11 (20.75%) VPN
13 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (11.32%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (11.32%) LAN
14 6 (11.32%) WAN
15 4 (7.55%) VoIP
15 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
15 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
1 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (13.21%) CouchDB
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Network Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Security Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) IT Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Server Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Security Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Network Support
6 4 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Server Support
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) SCADA
5 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) UNIX
4 7 (13.21%) Mac OS X
4 7 (13.21%) Android
4 7 (13.21%) CentOS
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) SIEM
2 16 (30.19%) ITIL
3 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.98%) Information Security
5 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.09%) Cyber Security
6 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.32%) Analytics
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
8 4 (7.55%) Network Architecture
8 4 (7.55%) Memory Management
8 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.66%) BCP
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) Python
3 9 (16.98%) C++
3 9 (16.98%) Perl
3 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.21%) Lua
4 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
5 6 (11.32%) Ruby
6 5 (9.43%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 2 (3.77%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) GCIA
3 7 (13.21%) RHCSA
4 6 (11.32%) GCIH
5 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) GIAC
7 3 (5.66%) HND
7 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) CCNP
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.89%) CCNA
9 1 (1.89%) CCSE
9 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Snort
2 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.66%) Samba
5 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.43%) MOM
3 5 (9.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.77%) Nagios
5 2 (3.77%) SCCM
6 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (1.89%) Opsview
6 1 (1.89%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) VMware
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) LogRhythm
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) Siemens
5 4 (7.55%) F5
6 3 (5.66%) Splunk
6 3 (5.66%) NetApp
6 3 (5.66%) NetIQ
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco
8 1 (1.89%) Juniper
8 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 26 days ago