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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 81 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 11 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.26% 1.49% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.82% 6.90% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 12
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
228 203 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.09% 21.62% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 180 166
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (61.90%) tcpdump
3 13 (61.90%) SIEM
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Sourcefire
6 8 (38.10%) Snort
6 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
6 8 (38.10%) SCCM
6 8 (38.10%) SCOM
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (38.10%) AppSense
6 8 (38.10%) Information Security
6 8 (38.10%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (38.10%) CEH
6 8 (38.10%) Change Control
6 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
6 8 (38.10%) XenApp
6 8 (38.10%) XenServer
6 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
6 8 (38.10%) iSCSI

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) tcpdump
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
3 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
4 3 (14.29%) LDAP
4 3 (14.29%) FTP
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 6 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) SIEM
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Computer Forensics
2 8 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (38.10%) Change Control
2 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Cyber Security
2 8 (38.10%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
4 8 (38.10%) CEH
4 8 (38.10%) CCA
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (38.10%) GIAC
5 5 (23.81%) GCIA
6 3 (14.29%) GCIH
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Snort
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft App-V
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
1 8 (38.10%) XenApp
1 8 (38.10%) XenServer
1 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
1 8 (38.10%) Terminal Services
1 8 (38.10%) VMware ESX
1 8 (38.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
1 8 (38.10%) SCOM
1 8 (38.10%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Sourcefire
2 8 (38.10%) AppSense
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm