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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 80 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 2 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 1.86% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 8.42% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £46,200 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
224 190 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.37% 22.04% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 177 165 203
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) tcpdump
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) SIEM
3 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) GIAC
4 6 (46.15%) Information Security
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Forensics
4 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (46.15%) CEH
4 6 (46.15%) Snort
4 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (38.46%) AppSense
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
1 8 (61.54%) tcpdump
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
3 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) LDAP
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) FTP
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SIEM
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Malware Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Security Testing
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) CEH
3 6 (46.15%) GIAC
4 5 (38.46%) CCA
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) GCIA
6 1 (7.69%) GCIH
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Snort
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) XenServer
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
1 5 (38.46%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) AppSense
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.69%) IronPort
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat