The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 672 739 839
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +100
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 256 220 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.15% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 222 170 129
Median salary £50,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 244 £51,500 +14.44% 26
South East +9 72 £44,000 -7.36% 6
London +6 60 £65,000 +36.84% 7
East of England +53 41 £52,500 -1.86%
South West +30 40 £42,500 -8.10% 7
Berkshire +15 26 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Wiltshire +21 21 £31,000 -24.84% 3
Reading +36 20 £60,000 +34.83% 1
Swindon +14 15 £31,000 +16.98%
Surrey +15 14 £37,500 +38.88% 3
North West +17 13 £45,000 +73.07% 2
Hampshire -7 13 £40,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +29 12 £50,000 +94.17%
Essex +16 11 £52,500 +36.36%
Gloucestershire +3 11 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East Sussex +25 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +14 10 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +31 9 £47,500 -17.39%
Brighton +23 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire +3 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Milton Keynes +31 8 £45,750 -12.85%
Bedford +2 8 £63,500 +15.45%
Harlow +5 7 £52,500 +38.15%
Basingstoke 0 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Mayfair - 7 £100,000 -
Leeds +11 6 - - 2
Manchester +4 6 £47,250 +81.73% 2
West Yorkshire +4 6 - - 2
Gloucester - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bristol +10 5 £50,000 +48.14% 1

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 199 (38.57%) Firewall
2 174 (33.72%) Cisco
3 165 (31.98%) tcpdump
4 164 (31.78%) Windows
5 158 (30.62%) Linux
6 156 (30.23%) WAN
7 148 (28.68%) TCP/IP
8 147 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
9 130 (25.19%) LAN
10 124 (24.03%) SQL
11 117 (22.67%) CCNP
12 111 (21.51%) Active Directory
12 111 (21.51%) VMware
13 108 (20.93%) CheckPoint
14 100 (19.38%) SIEM
15 96 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 91 (17.64%) Degree
17 90 (17.44%) OSPF
18 87 (16.86%) Network Security
19 86 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
20 85 (16.47%) Network Management
21 83 (16.09%) BGP
22 76 (14.73%) Microsoft
23 75 (14.53%) Security Operations
24 72 (13.95%) F5
24 72 (13.95%) Finance
25 70 (13.57%) Juniper
25 70 (13.57%) Unix
26 69 (13.37%) CISSP
27 68 (13.18%) DNS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (11.05%) IIS
2 21 (4.07%) NServiceBus
3 14 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.33%) JBoss
5 11 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.74%) GlassFish
6 9 (1.74%) Jetty
7 8 (1.55%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.16%) Apache
9 5 (0.97%) CMS
9 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.97%) nginx
10 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.78%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.39%) Confluence
11 2 (0.39%) SAS
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 48 (9.30%) MS Office
2 35 (6.78%) MS Visio
3 34 (6.59%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.49%) Mimecast
3 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.58%) SaaS
4 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 199 (38.57%) Firewall
2 165 (31.98%) tcpdump
3 156 (30.23%) WAN
4 148 (28.68%) TCP/IP
5 130 (25.19%) LAN
6 90 (17.44%) OSPF
7 87 (16.86%) Network Security
8 83 (16.09%) BGP
9 68 (13.18%) DNS
10 55 (10.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 54 (10.47%) VPN
12 52 (10.08%) Spanning Tree
13 48 (9.30%) MPLS
14 47 (9.11%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (8.91%) HTTP
15 46 (8.91%) SNMP
16 43 (8.33%) LDAP
17 39 (7.56%) SMTP
17 39 (7.56%) Wireless
18 37 (7.17%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.20%) NoSQL
2 23 (4.46%) Relational Database
2 23 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.68%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.49%) RavenDB
5 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.94%) MySQL
7 5 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.58%) Big Data
8 3 (0.58%) Redis
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (6.78%) Subversion
2 28 (5.43%) Fiddler
3 24 (4.65%) Metasploit
3 24 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 21 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.07%) NUnit
5 19 (3.68%) JIRA
6 17 (3.29%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.52%) AQtime
7 13 (2.52%) WebLOAD
8 12 (2.33%) Ant
8 12 (2.33%) GCC
9 6 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.16%) eggPlant
10 5 (0.97%) JMeter
11 4 (0.78%) TestLink
12 3 (0.58%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.58%) MSTest
12 3 (0.58%) NCover
12 3 (0.58%) NCrunch
General
1 72 (13.95%) Finance
2 57 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.52%) Banking
4 12 (2.33%) Electronics
4 12 (2.33%) Law
5 10 (1.94%) Billing
5 10 (1.94%) Legal
5 10 (1.94%) Marketing
6 9 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.55%) German Language
8 4 (0.78%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Retail
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 141 (27.33%) Analyst
2 93 (18.02%) Network Engineer
3 64 (12.40%) Support Engineer
4 60 (11.63%) Security Analyst
5 37 (7.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 35 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 34 (6.59%) Applications Support
7 34 (6.59%) Security Engineer
8 33 (6.40%) Consultant
9 31 (6.01%) SOC Analyst
10 30 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
12 28 (5.43%) Network Consultant
13 26 (5.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 26 (5.04%) Senior Support Engineer
14 25 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
14 25 (4.84%) Network Support
14 25 (4.84%) Network Support Engineer
14 25 (4.84%) Technical Support
15 24 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.91%) .NET
2 28 (5.43%) HTML
3 26 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 24 (4.65%) XML
5 22 (4.26%) CSS
5 22 (4.26%) HTML5
6 21 (4.07%) .NET Framework
6 21 (4.07%) Ajax
6 21 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (4.07%) Entity Framework
6 21 (4.07%) jQuery
6 21 (4.07%) JSON
6 21 (4.07%) MSMQ
6 21 (4.07%) Ninject
6 21 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
6 21 (4.07%) Razor View Engine
6 21 (4.07%) RESTful
6 21 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (4.07%) WCF
6 21 (4.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 86 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 42 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 40 (7.75%) Data Centre
5 36 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
6 26 (5.04%) PKI
7 20 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 15 (2.91%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.33%) HP StoreVirtual
10 11 (2.13%) NHS
11 10 (1.94%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.94%) iPad
12 8 (1.55%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.36%) Handset
13 7 (1.36%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.16%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
14 6 (1.16%) Replication
14 6 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 164 (31.78%) Windows
2 158 (30.62%) Linux
3 70 (13.57%) Unix
4 68 (13.18%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (4.46%) CentOS
7 20 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.33%) Android
10 12 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (2.13%) FreeBSD
11 11 (2.13%) Solaris
12 9 (1.74%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.36%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.78%) Debian
15 3 (0.58%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.38%) SIEM
2 85 (16.47%) Network Management
3 75 (14.53%) Security Operations
4 64 (12.40%) Information Security
5 59 (11.43%) ITIL
6 56 (10.85%) Cybersecurity
7 50 (9.69%) Load Balancing
8 42 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (8.14%) Presales
9 38 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (5.62%) Incident Management
11 28 (5.43%) Open Source
12 26 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
13 25 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (4.65%) Automated Testing
14 24 (4.65%) Software Testing
15 23 (4.46%) Coaching
15 23 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (4.46%) Mentoring
15 23 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 124 (24.03%) SQL
2 54 (10.47%) Bash Shell
2 54 (10.47%) Python
3 49 (9.50%) Perl
4 48 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 46 (8.91%) C#
6 45 (8.72%) Java
7 38 (7.36%) JavaScript
8 29 (5.62%) C++
9 23 (4.46%) C
9 23 (4.46%) Ruby
10 22 (4.26%) PHP
11 21 (4.07%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.16%) Tcl
13 6 (1.16%) VB
14 5 (0.97%) Lua
15 4 (0.78%) Groovy
16 2 (0.39%) VBA
16 2 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 147 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (22.67%) CCNP
3 91 (17.64%) Degree
4 69 (13.37%) CISSP
5 66 (12.79%) CCNA
6 53 (10.27%) GCIH
7 50 (9.69%) CEH
8 33 (6.40%) Security Cleared
9 31 (6.01%) SANS
10 28 (5.43%) CCDP
11 27 (5.23%) GCIA
12 24 (4.65%) CCSA
12 24 (4.65%) GIAC
13 21 (4.07%) CompTIA Security+
13 21 (4.07%) Security+ Certification
14 19 (3.68%) CCSE
15 17 (3.29%) CISM
16 16 (3.10%) SC Cleared
17 15 (2.91%) RHCE
17 15 (2.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 22 (4.26%) QA
4 21 (4.07%) SLA
5 14 (2.71%) COBIT
6 10 (1.94%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.39%) SAS 70
System Software
1 111 (21.51%) Active Directory
2 96 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (10.85%) Snort
4 29 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (4.46%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.68%) vSphere
7 18 (3.49%) XenApp
8 15 (2.91%) NFS
9 13 (2.52%) VirtualBox
9 13 (2.52%) Xen
10 12 (2.33%) VMware ESX
11 10 (1.94%) Firmware
12 5 (0.97%) iptables
13 3 (0.58%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
14 1 (0.19%) KVM
14 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 61 (11.82%) Nessus
2 46 (8.91%) Nmap
3 27 (5.23%) Nagios
4 21 (4.07%) Puppet
5 18 (3.49%) EnCase
6 15 (2.91%) QRadar
7 14 (2.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 13 (2.52%) Perfmon
8 13 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 11 (2.13%) RSA enVision
10 9 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (1.74%) FortiGate
11 8 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (1.36%) SCCM
12 7 (1.36%) SCOM
13 6 (1.16%) Ansible
13 6 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (1.16%) Cisco LMS
13 6 (1.16%) Opsview
14 4 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 174 (33.72%) Cisco
2 111 (21.51%) VMware
3 108 (20.93%) CheckPoint
4 76 (14.73%) Microsoft
5 72 (13.95%) F5
6 70 (13.57%) Juniper
7 54 (10.47%) HP
7 54 (10.47%) Splunk
8 46 (8.91%) Red Hat
9 45 (8.72%) SolarWinds
10 43 (8.33%) ArcSight
11 41 (7.95%) Citrix
12 33 (6.40%) LogRhythm
13 27 (5.23%) Palo Alto
14 24 (4.65%) NetScout
14 24 (4.65%) Oracle
15 19 (3.68%) Symantec
16 18 (3.49%) Forcepoint
16 18 (3.49%) IBM
16 18 (3.49%) Riverbed
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 34,000
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum +3k Relocation bonus+ fantastic bene
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Cisilion
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
The Bread Factory
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago