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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
UK
Rank 630 672 708
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +36
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 234 263 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 1.58% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 187 245 210
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
14098 16659 18725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.77% 16.82% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11525 13848 15207
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +31 220 £45,000 -10.00% 34
South East +49 72 £45,000 - 11
London +46 62 £50,000 -14.89% 6
Surrey +55 29 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East of England -4 26 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Berkshire +44 19 £47,500 -11.62% 3
East Midlands - 19 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +11 17 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South West +6 17 £46,250 +62.28% 5
West Midlands +4 17 £42,500 -32.00% 4
Basingstoke +3 17 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Northampton - 14 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 14 £40,000 - 1
Reading +34 13 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Hertfordshire -8 13 £32,500 -43.47% 3
Bedfordshire +8 12 £55,000 -
Scotland +34 9 £46,000 +104.44%
Gloucestershire -1 9 £46,250 -7.50% 3
City of London +30 8 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Gloucester - 8 £46,250 - 3
Bedford +7 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Solihull -2 7 £42,500 -6.59%
Glasgow - 7 £46,000 -
Feltham - 7 £37,500 - 1
Luton - 5 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £32,500 -
Camberley - 5 £47,500 - 3
Epsom - 5 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 5 £37,500 -

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 193 (43.37%) Firewall
2 183 (41.12%) Cisco
3 182 (40.90%) Linux
4 117 (26.29%) WAN
5 115 (25.84%) Windows
6 113 (25.39%) Cisco Certification
7 100 (22.47%) SQL
7 100 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
8 92 (20.67%) LAN
9 90 (20.22%) CheckPoint
10 87 (19.55%) TCP/IP
10 87 (19.55%) VPN
11 81 (18.20%) C++
12 78 (17.53%) Wireless
13 77 (17.30%) Degree
14 76 (17.08%) CCNP
15 75 (16.85%) Finance
16 73 (16.40%) Data Centre
17 70 (15.73%) tcpdump
17 70 (15.73%) CCNA
17 70 (15.73%) Java
18 67 (15.06%) DNS
19 66 (14.83%) Microsoft
19 66 (14.83%) Juniper
19 66 (14.83%) Network Security
20 62 (13.93%) SolarWinds
21 61 (13.71%) SIEM
22 60 (13.48%) Telecoms
23 59 (13.26%) Unix
23 59 (13.26%) Network Monitoring

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 50 (11.24%) Apache
2 40 (8.99%) IIS
3 31 (6.97%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.15%) JBoss
5 10 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.80%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.35%) Confluence
7 6 (1.35%) nginx
8 4 (0.90%) IBM Domino
8 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (6.07%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.27%) MS Office
4 11 (2.47%) GIMP
5 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.07%) SaaS
3 20 (4.49%) IaaS
4 11 (2.47%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.02%) Office 365
6 6 (1.35%) Bluemix
6 6 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (1.35%) PaaS
7 3 (0.67%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 193 (43.37%) Firewall
2 117 (26.29%) WAN
3 100 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
4 92 (20.67%) LAN
5 87 (19.55%) TCP/IP
5 87 (19.55%) VPN
6 78 (17.53%) Wireless
7 70 (15.73%) tcpdump
8 67 (15.06%) DNS
9 66 (14.83%) Network Security
10 53 (11.91%) OSPF
11 48 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 47 (10.56%) BGP
13 45 (10.11%) MPLS
14 37 (8.31%) DHCP
15 34 (7.64%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (7.64%) SNMP
15 34 (7.64%) VoIP
16 33 (7.42%) RTP
17 31 (6.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.27%) MySQL
3 18 (4.04%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.04%) Redis
4 17 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.47%) Big Data
7 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.80%) InfluxDB
9 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.67%) ZAP BI
12 2 (0.45%) GIS
13 1 (0.22%) Ingres
13 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.22%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 22 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 21 (4.72%) Fiddler
3 17 (3.82%) Burp Suite
4 13 (2.92%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.92%) Subversion
5 9 (2.02%) JIRA
6 7 (1.57%) GCC
6 7 (1.57%) GDB
6 7 (1.57%) Trac
6 7 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.12%) Maven
7 5 (1.12%) NUnit
7 5 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.12%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.90%) AQtime
8 4 (0.90%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.90%) WebLOAD
9 3 (0.67%) Firebug
9 3 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 75 (16.85%) Finance
2 60 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.37%) Banking
4 13 (2.92%) Marketing
5 8 (1.80%) Electronics
5 8 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.57%) Back Office
6 7 (1.57%) Games
7 4 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 3 (0.67%) Military
8 3 (0.67%) Retail
9 2 (0.45%) German Language
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.45%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 125 (28.09%) Network Engineer
2 61 (13.71%) Analyst
3 44 (9.89%) Security Engineer
3 44 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 43 (9.66%) Developer
5 39 (8.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 37 (8.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 29 (6.52%) SOC Analyst
8 26 (5.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 26 (5.84%) Security Analyst
9 25 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
10 24 (5.39%) Consultant
11 22 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
11 22 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (4.49%) Network Support
13 20 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
13 20 (4.49%) Security Consultant
14 19 (4.27%) Juniper Engineer
14 19 (4.27%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.56%) .NET
2 24 (5.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 21 (4.72%) HTML
4 19 (4.27%) 802.1X
5 17 (3.82%) ASP.NET
5 17 (3.82%) XML
6 16 (3.60%) GWT
6 16 (3.60%) Regular Expression
7 14 (3.15%) ActiveMQ
7 14 (3.15%) CSS
7 14 (3.15%) Java EE
8 12 (2.70%) Middleware
9 11 (2.47%) JMS
9 11 (2.47%) JSON
9 11 (2.47%) LAPP Stack
10 10 (2.25%) .NET Framework
10 10 (2.25%) Ajax
10 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (2.25%) HTML5
10 10 (2.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.40%) Data Centre
2 48 (10.79%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.27%) Visualisation
5 16 (3.60%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.92%) Cyberthreat
6 13 (2.92%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.92%) PKI
7 10 (2.25%) Fintech
8 9 (2.02%) iPad
9 7 (1.57%) Clustering
9 7 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.35%) Replication
10 6 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.12%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.90%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 182 (40.90%) Linux
2 115 (25.84%) Windows
3 59 (13.26%) Unix
4 39 (8.76%) Windows Server
5 37 (8.31%) CentOS
6 22 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.12%) Solaris
10 4 (0.90%) Android
10 4 (0.90%) Debian
10 4 (0.90%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (13.71%) SIEM
2 59 (13.26%) Network Monitoring
3 46 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 45 (10.11%) DevOps
4 45 (10.11%) Network Management
5 41 (9.21%) Change Management
6 40 (8.99%) Information Security
7 38 (8.54%) OO
8 35 (7.87%) ITIL
9 34 (7.64%) Incident Management
10 33 (7.42%) Multithreading
11 32 (7.19%) Migration
12 31 (6.97%) Software Engineering
13 29 (6.52%) Open Source
14 28 (6.29%) Mentoring
15 27 (6.07%) Load Balancing
16 26 (5.84%) Infrastructure Transformation
17 23 (5.17%) Network Architecture
18 21 (4.72%) Data Analysis
18 21 (4.72%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (22.47%) SQL
2 81 (18.20%) C++
3 70 (15.73%) Java
4 51 (11.46%) PowerShell
4 51 (11.46%) Python
5 49 (11.01%) Bash Shell
6 42 (9.44%) Perl
7 34 (7.64%) C#
7 34 (7.64%) JavaScript
8 22 (4.94%) PHP
9 21 (4.72%) Ruby
10 20 (4.49%) Lua
11 18 (4.04%) C
12 13 (2.92%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.25%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.35%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.12%) AWK
15 5 (1.12%) R
16 2 (0.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 113 (25.39%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (17.30%) Degree
3 76 (17.08%) CCNP
4 70 (15.73%) CCNA
5 24 (5.39%) CISSP
5 24 (5.39%) Security Cleared
6 22 (4.94%) GIAC
7 21 (4.72%) GCIH
8 20 (4.49%) CCDP
9 19 (4.27%) CCSA
9 19 (4.27%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.37%) MCP
11 14 (3.15%) CEH
12 12 (2.70%) CCIE
12 12 (2.70%) CCSE
12 12 (2.70%) DV Cleared
13 9 (2.02%) CISA
13 9 (2.02%) CISM
13 9 (2.02%) OSCP
14 7 (1.57%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 23 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (5.17%) SLA
3 8 (1.80%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.17%) Snort
4 20 (4.49%) Kamailio
5 14 (3.15%) iptables
6 12 (2.70%) NFS
7 11 (2.47%) Gluster
8 10 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.02%) Hyper-V
10 8 (1.80%) Docker
10 8 (1.80%) ProxySG
11 7 (1.57%) Firmware
12 6 (1.35%) VMware ESX
12 6 (1.35%) vSphere
13 5 (1.12%) FreeRADIUS
13 5 (1.12%) XenApp
14 3 (0.67%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.22%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 30 (6.74%) Puppet
2 29 (6.52%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (4.72%) Nessus
5 18 (4.04%) Nmap
6 17 (3.82%) Nagios
7 11 (2.47%) HAProxy
8 10 (2.25%) Ansible
9 9 (2.02%) Cacti
10 8 (1.80%) Graylog
10 8 (1.80%) RSA enVision
11 6 (1.35%) Perfmon
11 6 (1.35%) Rundeck
12 5 (1.12%) QRadar
12 5 (1.12%) SCOM
13 4 (0.90%) Netcool
13 4 (0.90%) Riemann
14 3 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.67%) Iperf
14 3 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 183 (41.12%) Cisco
2 90 (20.22%) CheckPoint
3 66 (14.83%) Juniper
3 66 (14.83%) Microsoft
4 62 (13.93%) SolarWinds
5 48 (10.79%) F5
6 47 (10.56%) VMware
7 40 (8.99%) Palo Alto
8 34 (7.64%) Riverbed
9 33 (7.42%) Splunk
10 30 (6.74%) HP
11 28 (6.29%) FireEye
12 22 (4.94%) Red Hat
13 20 (4.49%) Citrix
13 20 (4.49%) Google
14 18 (4.04%) Blue Coat
15 17 (3.82%) Aruba
16 16 (3.60%) LogLogic
16 16 (3.60%) LogRhythm
17 14 (3.15%) ArcSight
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 plus attractive package
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
ninesharp
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + 7% pension, training etc.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Adeptis Group
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London - Kew Gardens, Richmond
Kew - Royal Botanic Gardens
Salary: £30,000 - £35,861 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Feltham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Friend MTS
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Friend MTS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
EE
Posted: 19 days ago