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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 64 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +10.42%
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 87 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.86% 14.17% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 94 72 92
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £51,500
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 2 £60,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Wireshark
West Midlands

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (92.31%) Data Protection Act
1 12 (92.31%) Data Protection
1 12 (92.31%) PCI DSS
2 11 (84.62%) Security Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
4 6 (46.15%) Regular Expression
4 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Nmap
7 3 (23.08%) OWASP
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 2 (15.38%) Nessus
8 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (15.38%) Games
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Metasploit
8 2 (15.38%) Online Games
8 2 (15.38%) Online Gambling
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
9 1 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) Legal
9 1 (7.69%) VoIP
9 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Security Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Information Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Junior Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Junior Information Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Application Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Regular Expression
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Online Games
2 2 (15.38%) Online Gambling
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) Data Protection
2 11 (84.62%) Security Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) OWASP
6 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (92.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus