The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 83 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 9 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.92% 1.58% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 8.19% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +9.32%
Wireshark
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 171 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.88% 19.34% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 141 149 190
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Southampton region.

Wireshark Salary Trend in Southampton

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) tcpdump
2 19 (79.17%) SIEM
3 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) Sourcefire
5 13 (54.17%) Linux
6 11 (45.83%) GCIA
6 11 (45.83%) DNS
6 11 (45.83%) Cyber Security
7 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 10 (41.67%) Information Security
7 10 (41.67%) Snort
8 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
8 9 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
8 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
8 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
8 9 (37.50%) Internet
8 9 (37.50%) GIAC
8 9 (37.50%) Change Control
9 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
10 7 (29.17%) CEH
11 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 6 (25.00%) GCIH
11 6 (25.00%) SMTP
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) tcpdump
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) Internet
3 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (25.00%) LDAP
4 6 (25.00%) SMTP
4 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 6 (25.00%) FTP
4 6 (25.00%) HTTP
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
5 5 (20.83%) SAN
5 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) Telnet
7 1 (4.17%) SSL
General
1 5 (20.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support
5 2 (8.33%) Forensic Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Solaris
3 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) SIEM
2 11 (45.83%) Cyber Security
3 10 (41.67%) Information Security
4 9 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
4 9 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Change Control
5 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
6 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 16 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) GCIA
5 9 (37.50%) GIAC
6 7 (29.17%) CEH
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) GCIH
8 5 (20.83%) CCA
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (8.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Snort
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) XenApp
2 5 (20.83%) XenServer
2 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Terminal Services
2 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
1 5 (20.83%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Sourcefire
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) AppSense
3 4 (16.67%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago