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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 73 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.47% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 4.21% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £19,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
116 95 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.04% 13.23% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100 86 101
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 4 August 2015. 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 +1 2 £19,000 -68.33%
Wireshark
West Midlands

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) WebEx
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Information Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya