The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 653 660 751
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +91
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 250 255 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.21% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 213 213 99
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18473 21075 18878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.65% 18.10% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15349 16663 15236
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wireshark
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark within the UK.

Wireshark Salary Trend in the UK

Wireshark
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England +38 238 £45,000 - 90
South East +14 98 £45,250 +6.47% 51
London +9 79 £50,000 -16.66% 15
West Sussex - 32 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire +17 27 £37,500 -19.35% 6
Crawley - 25 £50,000 -
South West -4 23 £45,000 +69.81% 7
West Midlands +12 18 £26,500 -55.83% 6
Reading -5 15 £32,000 -39.04% 3
Warwickshire - 12 £26,500 - 1
Solihull - 12 £26,500 -
Wiltshire +10 11 £45,000 +69.81%
East of England -24 11 £48,000 +20.00% 5
Wolverhampton - 11 £26,500 - 1
Salisbury - 11 £45,000 -
Gaydon - 11 £26,500 -
Hampshire -17 10 £35,500 -16.47% 13
Bristol - 10 £52,500 - 6
East Sussex +14 9 £23,000 -17.85% 3
Scotland +8 9 £38,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £50,000 - 7
Brighton +15 7 £23,000 -17.85% 2
Hertfordshire +1 6 £48,000 -16.52% 3
City of London +26 5 £72,500 +26.08% 3
Newbury +12 5 - -
Surrey +10 5 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Yorkshire +10 5 £26,250 -38.23%
Linlithgow - 5 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 £52,500 - 2
West Lothian - 5 - -

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 269 (58.73%) Cisco
2 209 (45.63%) Firewall
3 190 (41.48%) LAN
4 181 (39.52%) Cisco Certification
5 173 (37.77%) TCP/IP
6 152 (33.19%) Windows
7 148 (32.31%) WAN
8 138 (30.13%) CCNP
9 125 (27.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 121 (26.42%) BGP
11 110 (24.02%) Linux
12 105 (22.93%) F5
13 104 (22.71%) DNS
14 100 (21.83%) VPN
15 96 (20.96%) Microsoft
16 94 (20.52%) Cisco ASA
17 93 (20.31%) OSPF
18 86 (18.78%) Load Balancing
19 85 (18.56%) Wireless
19 85 (18.56%) Data Centre
20 80 (17.47%) ITIL
21 78 (17.03%) tcpdump
22 76 (16.59%) MPLS
22 76 (16.59%) Degree
23 73 (15.94%) SQL
24 72 (15.72%) Security Cleared
25 71 (15.50%) VMware
26 67 (14.63%) CheckPoint
26 67 (14.63%) Network Security
26 67 (14.63%) SIEM

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (5.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.93%) Lync
3 10 (2.18%) IIS
4 8 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (0.87%) Apache
6 4 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.66%) Node.js
7 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (12.01%) MS Visio
2 51 (11.14%) MS Excel
3 41 (8.95%) MS Office
4 4 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.87%) Office 365
5 2 (0.44%) GitHub
5 2 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.44%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 209 (45.63%) Firewall
2 190 (41.48%) LAN
3 173 (37.77%) TCP/IP
4 148 (32.31%) WAN
5 125 (27.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 121 (26.42%) BGP
7 104 (22.71%) DNS
8 100 (21.83%) VPN
9 94 (20.52%) Cisco ASA
10 93 (20.31%) OSPF
11 85 (18.56%) Wireless
12 78 (17.03%) tcpdump
13 76 (16.59%) MPLS
14 67 (14.63%) Network Security
15 63 (13.76%) Cisco IOS
16 57 (12.45%) EIGRP
17 56 (12.23%) DHCP
17 56 (12.23%) VoIP
17 56 (12.23%) VLAN
18 48 (10.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.44%) MySQL
4 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (5.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (1.97%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.53%) Fiddler
4 7 (1.53%) Metasploit
5 6 (1.31%) Maven
5 6 (1.31%) Ant
5 6 (1.31%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.09%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.09%) Selenium
7 4 (0.87%) JUnit
7 4 (0.87%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.87%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.87%) MSI
7 4 (0.87%) DbUnit
7 4 (0.87%) Mocha
7 4 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.66%) Subversion
8 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.66%) Grunt
General
1 63 (13.76%) Telecoms
2 28 (6.11%) Finance
3 10 (2.18%) Retail
4 9 (1.97%) Back Office
5 7 (1.53%) Games
6 6 (1.31%) Banking
6 6 (1.31%) Legal
6 6 (1.31%) German Language
7 5 (1.09%) Electronics
8 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.87%) Law
8 4 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
8 4 (0.87%) Billing
9 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 170 (37.12%) Network Engineer
2 109 (23.80%) Analyst
3 47 (10.26%) Security Analyst
4 46 (10.04%) Consultant
5 42 (9.17%) Network Analyst
6 39 (8.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 38 (8.30%) Senior Network Engineer
8 37 (8.08%) Support Engineer
9 33 (7.21%) Security Engineer
10 25 (5.46%) Network Security Engineer
11 19 (4.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (3.49%) Security Consultant
13 16 (3.49%) Network Consultant
14 15 (3.28%) Network Support
15 14 (3.06%) Graduate
15 14 (3.06%) Support Analyst
15 14 (3.06%) Network Security Consultant
16 13 (2.84%) Systems Analyst
16 13 (2.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.84%) Web Services
2 11 (2.40%) HTML
3 10 (2.18%) XML
4 9 (1.97%) .NET
5 7 (1.53%) CSS
5 7 (1.53%) REST
5 7 (1.53%) 802.1X
6 6 (1.31%) jQuery
7 5 (1.09%) SOAP
8 4 (0.87%) ODBC
8 4 (0.87%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.66%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.66%) Sass
9 3 (0.66%) JSON
9 3 (0.66%) JSP
10 2 (0.44%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.44%) Ajax
10 2 (0.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 85 (18.56%) Data Centre
2 47 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.86%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.71%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.53%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.31%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.31%) iPhone
8 6 (1.31%) iPad
9 5 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.66%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.66%) RMADS
10 3 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.66%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.66%) Equities
11 2 (0.44%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 152 (33.19%) Windows
2 110 (24.02%) Linux
3 38 (8.30%) UNIX
4 37 (8.08%) Solaris
5 32 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (4.15%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.84%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.53%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.31%) Android
12 5 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.09%) CentOS
12 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.87%) Debian
13 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.78%) Load Balancing
2 80 (17.47%) ITIL
3 67 (14.63%) SIEM
4 63 (13.76%) Network Monitoring
5 57 (12.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 46 (10.04%) Migration
7 42 (9.17%) Network Management
8 40 (8.73%) Incident Management
9 32 (6.99%) Ethical Hacking
9 32 (6.99%) Service Management
10 30 (6.55%) Network Design
11 29 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (6.33%) Malware Analysis
12 28 (6.11%) Mentoring
12 28 (6.11%) ITIL V3
13 27 (5.90%) Cyber Security
14 24 (5.24%) Capacity Management
15 23 (5.02%) Security Patching
16 22 (4.80%) Information Security
17 20 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.94%) SQL
2 24 (5.24%) Python
3 19 (4.15%) Java
4 17 (3.71%) C
4 17 (3.71%) Perl
4 17 (3.71%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.06%) Ruby
6 11 (2.40%) C++
7 7 (1.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.31%) VB
9 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.09%) C#
10 3 (0.66%) PHP
11 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.44%) Tcl
11 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 181 (39.52%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (30.13%) CCNP
3 76 (16.59%) Degree
4 72 (15.72%) Security Cleared
5 63 (13.76%) CCNA
6 43 (9.39%) GCIH
7 38 (8.30%) CISSP
8 37 (8.08%) GCIA
8 37 (8.08%) SC Cleared
9 31 (6.77%) CCIE
10 30 (6.55%) GIAC
11 25 (5.46%) CCSE
12 24 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (5.24%) DV Cleared
13 23 (5.02%) CEH
14 22 (4.80%) CCSA
15 18 (3.93%) CCA
15 18 (3.93%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (3.71%) MCSE
16 17 (3.71%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (13.76%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) QA
3 3 (0.66%) JSP 440
3 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (12.45%) Snort
2 52 (11.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.95%) Active Directory
4 21 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.15%) XenApp
5 19 (4.15%) XenDesktop
6 18 (3.93%) Terminal Services
7 17 (3.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (3.28%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.18%) ProxySG
9 10 (2.18%) XenServer
10 7 (1.53%) vSphere
11 4 (0.87%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.66%) Xen
12 3 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.44%) Firmware
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.22%) UAG
14 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.22%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 60 (13.10%) Cisco LMS
2 46 (10.04%) CiscoWorks
3 29 (6.33%) SCOM
4 25 (5.46%) Cisco Prime
5 23 (5.02%) Opsview
6 21 (4.59%) Cacti
6 21 (4.59%) Nagios
7 17 (3.71%) OpenView
8 15 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
9 14 (3.06%) FortiGate
10 13 (2.84%) SCCM
10 13 (2.84%) Nmap
11 12 (2.62%) EdgeSight
12 10 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (1.53%) Nessus
14 6 (1.31%) Puppet
15 5 (1.09%) Iperf
16 4 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
17 3 (0.66%) WSUS
18 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 269 (58.73%) Cisco
2 105 (22.93%) F5
3 96 (20.96%) Microsoft
4 71 (15.50%) VMware
5 67 (14.63%) CheckPoint
6 66 (14.41%) SolarWinds
7 62 (13.54%) Juniper
8 46 (10.04%) HP
9 29 (6.33%) Citrix
10 28 (6.11%) Riverbed
11 27 (5.90%) ArcSight
12 25 (5.46%) McAfee
13 23 (5.02%) Remedy
13 23 (5.02%) Splunk
14 22 (4.80%) Oracle
15 21 (4.59%) LogRhythm
16 15 (3.28%) Sourcefire
17 14 (3.06%) NetScout
17 14 (3.06%) Fortinet
17 14 (3.06%) Trustwave
Alness, Ross-Shire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum €65k - €90k + Bonus + Bens + RSUs
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £70k + Bonus + Bens + RSU
Posted: 5 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago