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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 221 218 212
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 18 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.28% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.66% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,600 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £61,000 £25,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1213 1026 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 16.83% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 814 731
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 July 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 July 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
Wiltshire -15 9 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 5 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Bristol -17 4 £31,250 - 2
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (54.17%) TCP/IP
2 20 (41.67%) HTTP
2 20 (41.67%) Snort
3 19 (39.58%) SIEM
4 17 (35.42%) Windows
5 16 (33.33%) LAN
5 16 (33.33%) WAN
5 16 (33.33%) DNS
6 14 (29.17%) SMTP
6 14 (29.17%) LDAP
6 14 (29.17%) Firewall
7 13 (27.08%) ITIL
7 13 (27.08%) tcpdump
8 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.92%) Service Management
8 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.83%) VMware
9 10 (20.83%) Information Security
9 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
9 10 (20.83%) FTP
9 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (18.75%) Python
10 9 (18.75%) SQL
10 9 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (18.75%) CCNP
10 9 (18.75%) SSL
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (18.75%) Cisco
10 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) TCP/IP
2 20 (41.67%) HTTP
3 16 (33.33%) LAN
3 16 (33.33%) WAN
3 16 (33.33%) DNS
4 14 (29.17%) Firewall
4 14 (29.17%) SMTP
4 14 (29.17%) LDAP
5 13 (27.08%) tcpdump
6 10 (20.83%) FTP
7 9 (18.75%) SSL
8 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (16.67%) BGP
8 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 8 (16.67%) DHCP
9 7 (14.58%) Telnet
9 7 (14.58%) Network Security
10 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
11 5 (10.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.17%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) German Language
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Network Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Network Intrusion Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Security Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Support
7 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Network Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) BYOD
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) SIEM
2 13 (27.08%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Service Management
3 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
4 10 (20.83%) Information Security
4 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 8 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 6 (12.50%) ITSM
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (8.33%) Memory Management
9 3 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.17%) TDD
10 2 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
1 9 (18.75%) Python
2 6 (12.50%) Ruby
2 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.08%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CCNP
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) GCIA
3 5 (10.42%) GIAC
4 4 (8.33%) GCIH
5 3 (6.25%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) RHCSA
7 1 (2.08%) CCSE
7 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Snort
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco LMS
1 8 (16.67%) Opsview
2 3 (6.25%) MOM
2 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Siemens
4 4 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 3 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 3 (6.25%) LogLogic
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) Progress
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago