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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 82 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.13% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 4.57% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
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
185 175 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.98% 19.34% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 28 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (90.00%) tcpdump
2 27 (90.00%) SIEM
3 25 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 25 (83.33%) DV Cleared
4 21 (70.00%) GCIA
4 21 (70.00%) Sourcefire
5 19 (63.33%) Cyber Security
6 17 (56.67%) Linux
7 16 (53.33%) GCIH
8 13 (43.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (40.00%) GIAC
9 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
9 12 (40.00%) Internet
9 12 (40.00%) Change Control
9 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (30.00%) DNS
10 9 (30.00%) Snort
11 8 (26.67%) Information Security
11 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (26.67%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (26.67%) Network Security
11 8 (26.67%) Information Assurance
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) LogRhythm
11 8 (26.67%) Analytics
12 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
12 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (20.00%) Degree

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) tcpdump
2 13 (43.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (40.00%) Internet
4 9 (30.00%) DNS
5 8 (26.67%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) LDAP
6 5 (16.67%) FTP
6 5 (16.67%) HTTP
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) SMTP
7 4 (13.33%) DHCP
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
8 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (10.00%) SAN
8 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.33%) Telnet
9 1 (3.33%) SSL
General
1 4 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Network Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support
7 2 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) SIEM
2 19 (63.33%) Cyber Security
3 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (40.00%) Change Control
4 8 (26.67%) Information Security
4 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Computer Forensics
4 8 (26.67%) Information Assurance
4 8 (26.67%) Analytics
5 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 25 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 21 (70.00%) GCIA
4 16 (53.33%) GCIH
5 12 (40.00%) GIAC
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) CEH
8 3 (10.00%) CCA
8 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Snort
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenServer
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
1 3 (10.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Sourcefire
2 8 (26.67%) LogRhythm
3 3 (10.00%) AppSense
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
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