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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 215 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 28 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 1.01% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +9.32%
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
972 894 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.30% 16.77% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 835 690 959
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 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 3 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 -7 10 £62,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £26,500 -
Devon - 4 - -
Somerset - 2 £26,000 - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 30 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 28 (56.00%) HTTP
2 28 (56.00%) tcpdump
3 26 (52.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) DNS
5 21 (42.00%) Snort
6 20 (40.00%) SIEM
7 19 (38.00%) Firewall
7 19 (38.00%) LDAP
8 18 (36.00%) Linux
9 17 (34.00%) Python
10 16 (32.00%) ITIL
10 16 (32.00%) SQL
11 15 (30.00%) VMware
12 14 (28.00%) SMTP
12 14 (28.00%) FTP
12 14 (28.00%) Network Security
13 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
13 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
13 13 (26.00%) DHCP
13 13 (26.00%) Degree
14 12 (24.00%) SSL
15 11 (22.00%) VPN
16 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 10 (20.00%) Telnet
17 9 (18.00%) UNIX
17 9 (18.00%) Perl
17 9 (18.00%) C++
17 9 (18.00%) Information Security
17 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 28 (56.00%) HTTP
2 28 (56.00%) tcpdump
3 22 (44.00%) DNS
4 19 (38.00%) LDAP
4 19 (38.00%) Firewall
5 14 (28.00%) Network Security
5 14 (28.00%) SMTP
5 14 (28.00%) FTP
6 13 (26.00%) DHCP
7 12 (24.00%) SSL
8 11 (22.00%) VPN
9 10 (20.00%) Telnet
10 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.00%) IPsec
11 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (8.00%) NAS
12 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
13 3 (6.00%) LAN
13 3 (6.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
1 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (16.00%) CouchDB
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Administrator
2 8 (16.00%) Network Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) IT Administrator
2 8 (16.00%) Server Administrator
3 7 (14.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Server Support
7 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.00%) Statistics
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
5 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) UNIX
4 8 (16.00%) Mac OS X
4 8 (16.00%) Android
4 8 (16.00%) CentOS
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) SIEM
2 16 (32.00%) ITIL
3 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security
5 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) Cyber Security
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.00%) Analytics
7 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) BCP
8 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Python
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) Perl
3 9 (18.00%) C++
4 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
4 8 (16.00%) Lua
4 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) RHCSA
3 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) GCIA
3 6 (12.00%) GCIH
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) GIAC
5 4 (8.00%) HND
6 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) VCP4
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCSE
7 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Snort
2 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.00%) Docker
4 4 (8.00%) Samba
5 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Puppet
1 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.00%) MOM
2 5 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) VMware
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) LogRhythm
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.00%) F5
6 4 (8.00%) NetApp
7 3 (6.00%) NetIQ
7 3 (6.00%) Splunk
8 2 (4.00%) Siemens
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.00%) LogLogic
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath/ Bristol / Southern UK
Datasharp Integrated Communications
Salary: - £22,000- £30,000 Plus vehicle, mobile phone, expenses and overtime
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotable
Posted: 26 days ago