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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% +12.17%
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
114 69 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.35% 13.88% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 63 81
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (91.67%) Data Protection Act
1 11 (91.67%) Data Protection
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 10 (83.33%) Security Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Network Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Nmap
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Nessus
6 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (16.67%) Games
6 2 (16.67%) Online Games
6 2 (16.67%) Online Gambling
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Legal
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Information Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Junior
2 8 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Junior Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Application Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (16.67%) Online Games
2 2 (16.67%) Online Gambling
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) Data Protection
2 10 (83.33%) Security Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (16.67%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus