The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 68 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.10% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.70% 14.42% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 92 85 57
Average salary £25,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.37% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
West Midlands

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +5 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Wireshark
West Midlands

Wireshark
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
1 16 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 14 (87.50%) PCI DSS
3 13 (81.25%) Online Games
3 13 (81.25%) Games
4 12 (75.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (50.00%) Information Security
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
8 2 (12.50%) OWASP
8 2 (12.50%) Data Protection

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (81.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Security Specialist
2 9 (56.25%) Application Security Specialist
2 9 (56.25%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Information Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Online Games
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
1 16 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 8 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (12.50%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001