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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 227 229 223
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 28 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 1.78% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 3
Average salary £28,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
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
1087 957 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.09% 16.25% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 919 827 692
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £52,500 £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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Wiltshire +27 23 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Gloucestershire +2 4 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 25 (53.19%) Degree
4 24 (51.06%) MS Office
4 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
5 23 (48.94%) IIS
5 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (46.81%) SNMP
6 22 (46.81%) Network Management
7 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
7 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
8 15 (31.91%) SIEM
9 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
10 12 (25.53%) Snort
11 11 (23.40%) tcpdump
12 10 (21.28%) GCIH
12 10 (21.28%) GIAC
13 9 (19.15%) CISSP
14 8 (17.02%) ITSM
14 8 (17.02%) GCIA
14 8 (17.02%) Network Security
15 7 (14.89%) German Language
15 7 (14.89%) ArcSight
15 7 (14.89%) LogRhythm
16 6 (12.77%) DNS
16 6 (12.77%) HTTP
16 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
16 6 (12.77%) Cyberthreat
17 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
17 5 (10.64%) SANS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (48.94%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) SNMP
2 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
3 11 (23.40%) tcpdump
4 8 (17.02%) Network Security
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
5 6 (12.77%) HTTP
6 4 (8.51%) Firewall
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.51%) LAN
6 4 (8.51%) WAN
7 2 (4.26%) BGP
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.26%) LDAP
7 2 (4.26%) SMTP
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.13%) GDB
General
1 7 (14.89%) German Language
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Analyst
2 16 (34.04%) Support Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Applications Support
3 15 (31.91%) Applications Support Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Product Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Products Support Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) ITSM Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Security Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Principal Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Security Analyst
11 1 (2.13%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.77%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Network Management
2 15 (31.91%) SIEM
3 8 (17.02%) ITSM
4 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
5 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.64%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) Coaching
6 4 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security
6 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C
3 3 (6.38%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) GCIH
2 10 (21.28%) GIAC
3 9 (19.15%) CISSP
4 8 (17.02%) GCIA
5 5 (10.64%) CEH
5 5 (10.64%) SANS
5 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) CISA
7 3 (6.38%) CCNP
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.38%) SSCP
8 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) CCNA
9 1 (2.13%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.13%) GREM
9 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) Snort
3 2 (4.26%) Firmware
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) QRadar
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (4.26%) Opsview
2 2 (4.26%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.13%) MOM
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) ArcSight
1 7 (14.89%) LogRhythm
2 4 (8.51%) McAfee
2 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
2 4 (8.51%) Splunk
2 4 (8.51%) Trustwave
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) LogLogic
4 2 (4.26%) NetWitness
5 1 (2.13%) Brocade
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Nokia
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago