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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 648 684 734
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +50
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 232 279 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 1.58% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 173 257 213
Median salary £46,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +19 212 £46,000 -8.00% 29
London +45 71 £50,000 - 8
South East +46 66 £45,000 - 12
East of England +18 30 £40,750 -25.90% 3
Surrey +39 26 £45,000 +38.46% 6
East Midlands +23 22 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +1 20 £30,000 -47.82% 2
Hampshire +19 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Basingstoke -1 19 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Northampton - 18 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 18 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +47 15 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands -9 15 £40,000 +50.94%
City of London +34 12 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Scotland +29 10 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bedfordshire +8 10 £55,000 +13.98%
Bedford +8 9 £55,000 +9.45%
Staffordshire -1 9 £45,000 +136.84%
Edinburgh +20 8 - -
Reading +36 7 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Guildford +24 6 £32,500 - 1
Maidenhead +7 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -8 6 £45,000 +136.84%
Camberley - 6 £45,000 - 3
South West +8 5 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Wales -10 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Feltham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 4 £32,500 -
Gloucester -3 4 £52,500 -4.54% 2

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 207 (45.90%) Cisco
2 191 (42.35%) Firewall
3 190 (42.13%) Linux
4 131 (29.05%) WAN
5 129 (28.60%) Cisco Certification
6 109 (24.17%) Windows
7 107 (23.73%) LAN
8 106 (23.50%) Cisco ASA
9 95 (21.06%) SQL
10 91 (20.18%) CheckPoint
11 89 (19.73%) VPN
12 86 (19.07%) CCNP
13 82 (18.18%) C++
14 80 (17.74%) Java
15 79 (17.52%) TCP/IP
16 78 (17.29%) Data Centre
17 76 (16.85%) CCNA
17 76 (16.85%) Degree
18 75 (16.63%) Network Security
18 75 (16.63%) SolarWinds
19 74 (16.41%) Finance
20 73 (16.19%) Wireless
21 72 (15.96%) tcpdump
22 70 (15.52%) Juniper
22 70 (15.52%) DNS
23 69 (15.30%) Unix
23 69 (15.30%) Telecoms
24 62 (13.75%) VMware
25 60 (13.30%) F5
26 59 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus

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 52 (11.53%) Apache
2 43 (9.53%) IIS
3 29 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.33%) JBoss
5 14 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.33%) Confluence
7 6 (1.33%) nginx
8 4 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.67%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.67%) SAS
10 2 (0.44%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (5.99%) MS Visio
2 17 (3.77%) MS Office
3 13 (2.88%) MS Excel
4 11 (2.44%) GIMP
5 2 (0.44%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.44%) Windchill
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.66%) SaaS
3 20 (4.43%) IaaS
4 10 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.33%) Bluemix
6 6 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (1.33%) PaaS
7 3 (0.67%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.44%) Office 365
9 1 (0.22%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 191 (42.35%) Firewall
2 131 (29.05%) WAN
3 107 (23.73%) LAN
4 106 (23.50%) Cisco ASA
5 89 (19.73%) VPN
6 79 (17.52%) TCP/IP
7 75 (16.63%) Network Security
8 73 (16.19%) Wireless
9 72 (15.96%) tcpdump
10 70 (15.52%) DNS
11 59 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 50 (11.09%) MPLS
12 50 (11.09%) OSPF
13 46 (10.20%) BGP
14 45 (9.98%) Cisco IOS
15 40 (8.87%) SAN
16 34 (7.54%) DHCP
17 33 (7.32%) SSL
18 32 (7.10%) SNMP
19 31 (6.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 20 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (4.21%) Redis
5 15 (3.33%) MySQL
6 11 (2.44%) Big Data
6 11 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.77%) InfluxDB
9 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.44%) GIS
12 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.44%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.22%) Ingres
13 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 17 (3.77%) Subversion
3 14 (3.10%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.10%) Maven
4 12 (2.66%) Fiddler
5 10 (2.22%) JIRA
6 9 (2.00%) Burp Suite
6 9 (2.00%) GCC
6 9 (2.00%) GDB
6 9 (2.00%) Trac
7 6 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.33%) NUnit
7 6 (1.33%) Selenium
7 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.67%) AQtime
8 3 (0.67%) Firebug
8 3 (0.67%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.67%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (16.41%) Finance
2 69 (15.30%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.32%) Banking
4 10 (2.22%) Electronics
5 9 (2.00%) Marketing
6 8 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.55%) Back Office
8 5 (1.11%) Games
9 4 (0.89%) Legal
9 4 (0.89%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.89%) Retail
10 3 (0.67%) Military
11 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 138 (30.60%) Network Engineer
2 54 (11.97%) Support Engineer
3 43 (9.53%) Analyst
4 42 (9.31%) Developer
5 40 (8.87%) Security Engineer
6 38 (8.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 37 (8.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 29 (6.43%) Network Security Engineer
9 28 (6.21%) Network Support
9 28 (6.21%) Network Support Engineer
10 25 (5.54%) Consultant
11 24 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.66%) Java Developer
13 21 (4.66%) Senior Network Engineer
13 21 (4.66%) Software Engineer
14 20 (4.43%) C++ Developer
15 19 (4.21%) Juniper Engineer
15 19 (4.21%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.76%) .NET
2 29 (6.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 27 (5.99%) HTML
4 19 (4.21%) GWT
5 18 (3.99%) 802.1X
5 18 (3.99%) XML
6 15 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (3.33%) Java EE
7 14 (3.10%) CSS
7 14 (3.10%) Regular Expression
8 13 (2.88%) ASP.NET
9 11 (2.44%) JMS
9 11 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
10 10 (2.22%) Middleware
11 9 (2.00%) HTML5
11 9 (2.00%) STL
12 8 (1.77%) Ajax
12 8 (1.77%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.77%) JSON
13 7 (1.55%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (17.29%) Data Centre
2 51 (11.31%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.55%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.55%) PKI
4 16 (3.55%) Visualisation
5 15 (3.33%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.44%) Clustering
7 10 (2.22%) Fintech
8 8 (1.77%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.77%) Replication
9 7 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.33%) iPad
11 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.89%) Statistics
12 4 (0.89%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.67%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 190 (42.13%) Linux
2 109 (24.17%) Windows
3 69 (15.30%) Unix
4 43 (9.53%) CentOS
5 41 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 27 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.00%) Solaris
10 5 (1.11%) Android
10 5 (1.11%) Kali Linux
11 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.44%) Debian
12 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (11.75%) Network Monitoring
2 50 (11.09%) Change Management
3 45 (9.98%) DevOps
4 40 (8.87%) ITIL
4 40 (8.87%) OO
5 39 (8.65%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (8.65%) Network Management
6 38 (8.43%) Migration
7 37 (8.20%) SIEM
8 35 (7.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 34 (7.54%) Information Security
10 30 (6.65%) Problem Management
10 30 (6.65%) Software Engineering
11 29 (6.43%) Incident Management
11 29 (6.43%) Load Balancing
11 29 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 28 (6.21%) Multithreading
13 27 (5.99%) Open Source
14 24 (5.32%) Project Management
14 24 (5.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (21.06%) SQL
2 82 (18.18%) C++
3 80 (17.74%) Java
4 57 (12.64%) Python
5 49 (10.86%) Bash Shell
5 49 (10.86%) PowerShell
6 46 (10.20%) Perl
7 43 (9.53%) JavaScript
8 27 (5.99%) C#
9 24 (5.32%) PHP
10 22 (4.88%) C
11 20 (4.43%) Ruby
12 19 (4.21%) Lua
13 16 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 14 (3.10%) AWK
15 6 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.11%) R
17 4 (0.89%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 129 (28.60%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (19.07%) CCNP
3 76 (16.85%) CCNA
3 76 (16.85%) Degree
4 22 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 20 (4.43%) SC Cleared
6 19 (4.21%) CCDP
7 18 (3.99%) CISSP
8 17 (3.77%) MCP
9 15 (3.33%) CCSA
9 15 (3.33%) GCIH
10 13 (2.88%) CCIE
11 12 (2.66%) CEH
12 11 (2.44%) CCSE
13 9 (2.00%) CISA
14 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (1.55%) CISM
15 7 (1.55%) GIAC
16 5 (1.11%) CREST Certified
16 5 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.54%) SLA
2 19 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.00%) QA
5 3 (0.67%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.77%) iptables
4 16 (3.55%) Kamailio
5 14 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (2.88%) Firmware
7 12 (2.66%) vSphere
8 10 (2.22%) Gluster
8 10 (2.22%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.22%) NFS
8 10 (2.22%) Snort
9 9 (2.00%) ProxySG
10 7 (1.55%) Docker
11 5 (1.11%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.11%) XenApp
12 3 (0.67%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.22%) pfSense
13 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (9.98%) Cisco Prime
2 29 (6.43%) Puppet
3 26 (5.76%) Nessus
4 25 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (3.77%) Nagios
6 15 (3.33%) Nmap
7 10 (2.22%) Ansible
7 10 (2.22%) HAProxy
7 10 (2.22%) QRadar
8 8 (1.77%) Graylog
9 7 (1.55%) Cacti
9 7 (1.55%) SCOM
10 6 (1.33%) Netcool
10 6 (1.33%) RSA enVision
10 6 (1.33%) Rundeck
10 6 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.11%) Perfmon
11 5 (1.11%) WSUS
12 4 (0.89%) Riemann
13 3 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 207 (45.90%) Cisco
2 91 (20.18%) CheckPoint
3 75 (16.63%) SolarWinds
4 70 (15.52%) Juniper
5 62 (13.75%) VMware
6 60 (13.30%) F5
7 53 (11.75%) Microsoft
8 45 (9.98%) Palo Alto
9 41 (9.09%) HP
10 40 (8.87%) Splunk
11 39 (8.65%) Red Hat
12 29 (6.43%) Riverbed
13 24 (5.32%) FireEye
14 23 (5.10%) Blue Coat
15 21 (4.66%) Google
15 21 (4.66%) NetScout
16 17 (3.77%) Citrix
17 15 (3.33%) Aruba
18 14 (3.10%) NETGEAR
19 13 (2.88%) LogLogic
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum 30k plus 15% overtime
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
EE
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Red Box Recorders
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago