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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 236 236 225
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 15 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.51% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 6
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +69.81%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £36,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+34.24% -11.51%
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
1079 1123 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.06% 19.24% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 891 974 878
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +4 4 £48,750 +8.33%
Gloucestershire -4 4 £60,000 -
Somerset - 3 £42,500 -
Bristol +7 2 £49,500 +10.00%
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.09%) Cisco
3 16 (29.09%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (27.27%) SNMP
4 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.45%) SQL
6 13 (23.64%) IIS
6 13 (23.64%) MS Office
6 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
6 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (23.64%) Network Management
7 11 (20.00%) SIEM
7 11 (20.00%) GIAC
8 10 (18.18%) Firewall
8 10 (18.18%) LAN
8 10 (18.18%) WAN
8 10 (18.18%) Degree
8 10 (18.18%) Riverbed
8 10 (18.18%) ArcSight
8 10 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (16.36%) LogRhythm
9 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
9 9 (16.36%) VMware
10 8 (14.55%) SLA
11 7 (12.73%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
11 7 (12.73%) Snort
12 6 (10.91%) Information Security

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) SNMP
2 10 (18.18%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) LAN
2 10 (18.18%) WAN
3 6 (10.91%) Network Security
3 6 (10.91%) tcpdump
4 5 (9.09%) DNS
4 5 (9.09%) FTP
4 5 (9.09%) GSM
4 5 (9.09%) HTTP
4 5 (9.09%) Internet
4 5 (9.09%) LTE
4 5 (9.09%) OSPF
4 5 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.09%) WCDMA
5 4 (7.27%) BGP-4
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (7.27%) SSH
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) eggPlant
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Military
4 2 (3.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Support Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Security Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Support
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Support Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) SOC Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) ITSM Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Product Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Products Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) SOC Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Designer
8 3 (5.45%) SIEM Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.73%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.09%) iPad
5 4 (7.27%) Internet of Things
5 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.27%) PKI
6 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 4 (7.27%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (23.64%) Network Management
3 11 (20.00%) SIEM
4 10 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Information Security
5 6 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps
7 4 (7.27%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (7.27%) ITSM
7 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C
2 4 (7.27%) C#
2 4 (7.27%) C++
2 4 (7.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) GIAC
4 10 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (10.91%) GCIH
6 5 (9.09%) CCNA
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.27%) CISSP
8 2 (3.64%) CCNP
8 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) SANS
9 1 (1.82%) CEH
9 1 (1.82%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.82%) GCIA
9 1 (1.82%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (12.73%) Snort
4 5 (9.09%) vSphere
5 4 (7.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Netcool
2 5 (9.09%) OPNET
2 5 (9.09%) RSA enVision
3 2 (3.64%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.82%) FTK
4 1 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco
2 10 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 10 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 9 (16.36%) LogRhythm
3 9 (16.36%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Compuware
4 5 (9.09%) Dell
4 5 (9.09%) Huawei
4 5 (9.09%) LogLogic
4 5 (9.09%) NetWitness
4 5 (9.09%) Nokia
4 5 (9.09%) Veeam
5 4 (7.27%) AlienVault
5 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.27%) Juniper
6 3 (5.45%) Actix
6 3 (5.45%) Ericsson
6 3 (5.45%) Fortinet
6 3 (5.45%) Nortel
7 1 (1.82%) Polycom