The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 72 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.10% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.60% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £19,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Wireshark
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 98 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.79% 15.26% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 84 84 77
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 7 £19,000 -62.00%
Wireshark
West Midlands

Wireshark
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (95.45%) Security Testing
1 21 (95.45%) PCI DSS
2 16 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) T-SQL
3 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) Web Development
4 14 (63.64%) Information Security
5 13 (59.09%) Online Games
5 13 (59.09%) Games
6 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
7 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (40.91%) Data Protection
7 9 (40.91%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
9 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) Regular Expression
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
11 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (9.09%) OWASP
12 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
12 1 (4.55%) Online Gambling
12 1 (4.55%) Nmap
12 1 (4.55%) Finance

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (59.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Security Specialist
2 10 (45.45%) Junior
3 9 (40.91%) Application Security Specialist
3 9 (40.91%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Information Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Information Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (18.18%) Information Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Security Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
1 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
2 5 (22.73%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Online Games
2 9 (40.91%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Security Testing
2 16 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (68.18%) Web Development
4 14 (63.64%) Information Security
5 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
6 9 (40.91%) Data Protection
7 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) OWASP
8 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) PCI DSS
2 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Nmap