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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 697 721 746
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 206 220 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 1.08% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 166 174 114
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,750 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +2 182 £42,500 -15.00% 57
South East +33 75 £45,250 +6.47% 16
London -9 52 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Hampshire 0 25 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Berkshire -10 22 £47,500 - 4
South West -3 18 £45,000 - 6
West Sussex - 16 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +15 15 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -10 14 £26,500 -55.83% 5
Crawley - 14 £50,000 - 1
Reading -12 11 £27,500 -57.69% 1
East of England -4 9 £55,000 +34.14% 6
Wiltshire -15 9 £45,000 - 1
Salisbury - 9 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow +11 8 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +17 7 £60,000 - 3
North West -3 7 £42,500 +14.48% 8
Gaydon - 7 £26,500 -
Wolverhampton - 7 £26,500 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 7 £26,500 -
Bedford - 7 £55,000 - 1
Solihull - 7 £26,500 -
Uxbridge - 6 £37,500 - 1
Belfast - 6 - -
Andover - 6 £48,000 -
County Antrim - 6 - -
West Lothian - 6 - -
Linlithgow - 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 281 (58.18%) Cisco
2 232 (48.03%) Firewall
3 194 (40.17%) LAN
4 190 (39.34%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (36.85%) TCP/IP
6 170 (35.20%) WAN
6 170 (35.20%) Windows
7 156 (32.30%) CCNP
8 138 (28.57%) BGP
9 131 (27.12%) DNS
10 128 (26.50%) VPN
11 127 (26.29%) Cisco ASA
12 123 (25.47%) Microsoft
13 119 (24.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 115 (23.81%) Linux
15 110 (22.77%) ITIL
16 103 (21.33%) OSPF
17 98 (20.29%) Network Security
18 90 (18.63%) CCNA
19 86 (17.81%) Wireless
20 85 (17.60%) Security Cleared
20 85 (17.60%) tcpdump
21 83 (17.18%) CheckPoint
22 80 (16.56%) VMware
22 80 (16.56%) DHCP
23 78 (16.15%) SolarWinds
24 77 (15.94%) F5
24 77 (15.94%) Load Balancing
25 74 (15.32%) Degree
26 73 (15.11%) Telecoms

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 29 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.90%) IIS
3 12 (2.48%) Lync
4 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (1.04%) Apache
8 4 (0.83%) Node.js
9 3 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.41%) Confluence
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 63 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 52 (10.77%) MS Visio
3 40 (8.28%) MS Office
4 6 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.45%) Office 365
3 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.41%) Yammer
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 232 (48.03%) Firewall
2 194 (40.17%) LAN
3 178 (36.85%) TCP/IP
4 170 (35.20%) WAN
5 138 (28.57%) BGP
6 131 (27.12%) DNS
7 128 (26.50%) VPN
8 127 (26.29%) Cisco ASA
9 119 (24.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 103 (21.33%) OSPF
11 98 (20.29%) Network Security
12 86 (17.81%) Wireless
13 85 (17.60%) tcpdump
14 80 (16.56%) DHCP
15 73 (15.11%) EIGRP
16 72 (14.91%) MPLS
17 64 (13.25%) HTTP
18 61 (12.63%) Cisco IOS
19 59 (12.22%) Internet
20 48 (9.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.24%) MySQL
3 5 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (5.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (2.48%) Metasploit
3 8 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.45%) Fiddler
4 7 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.24%) Maven
5 6 (1.24%) Ant
6 5 (1.04%) RequisitePro
7 4 (0.83%) MSI
7 4 (0.83%) Grunt
8 3 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (0.62%) Capybara
8 3 (0.62%) Mocha
8 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.62%) Subversion
8 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.62%) Selenium
8 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.41%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 73 (15.11%) Telecoms
2 60 (12.42%) Finance
3 14 (2.90%) Banking
4 12 (2.48%) Legal
5 11 (2.28%) Law
6 9 (1.86%) German Language
7 8 (1.66%) Back Office
8 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.62%) Advertising
9 3 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.62%) Retail
9 3 (0.62%) Billing
9 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Local Government
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
10 2 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 183 (37.89%) Network Engineer
2 121 (25.05%) Analyst
3 59 (12.22%) Network Analyst
4 51 (10.56%) Consultant
5 45 (9.32%) Security Analyst
5 45 (9.32%) Security Engineer
6 44 (9.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 41 (8.49%) Support Engineer
8 38 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
9 29 (6.00%) Security Consultant
10 26 (5.38%) Cisco Engineer
11 23 (4.76%) Network Support
11 23 (4.76%) Network Consultant
12 20 (4.14%) Technical Support
13 19 (3.93%) Voice Engineer
14 18 (3.73%) Network Security Consultant
14 18 (3.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (3.73%) Support Analyst
15 17 (3.52%) Network Intrusion Analyst
16 16 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.93%) Web Services
2 12 (2.48%) HTML
3 10 (2.07%) .NET
3 10 (2.07%) XML
4 8 (1.66%) CSS
4 8 (1.66%) SOAP
4 8 (1.66%) XMPP
4 8 (1.66%) REST
5 5 (1.04%) ODBC
6 4 (0.83%) JSP
6 4 (0.83%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.62%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.62%) JSON
7 3 (0.62%) Django
7 3 (0.62%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.62%) Backbone.js
7 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.62%) Ember.js
7 3 (0.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 50 (10.35%) Computer Science
3 42 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 29 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.90%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.66%) Clustering
8 7 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.24%) iPhone
9 6 (1.24%) iPad
9 6 (1.24%) RMADS
9 6 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.04%) Derivative
10 5 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.04%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.04%) Equities
11 4 (0.83%) Statistics
12 3 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 170 (35.20%) Windows
2 115 (23.81%) Linux
3 43 (8.90%) UNIX
4 33 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.42%) Solaris
6 27 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.93%) Windows XP
8 17 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.28%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.24%) CentOS
10 6 (1.24%) Android
10 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.24%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.04%) Debian
11 5 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.77%) ITIL
2 77 (15.94%) Load Balancing
3 70 (14.49%) Network Monitoring
4 65 (13.46%) SIEM
5 56 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 53 (10.97%) Incident Management
7 40 (8.28%) Network Management
8 39 (8.07%) ITIL V3
9 36 (7.45%) Cyber Security
10 35 (7.25%) Service Management
11 33 (6.83%) Information Security
12 31 (6.42%) Migration
12 31 (6.42%) Penetration Testing
13 29 (6.00%) Capacity Management
14 28 (5.80%) Malware Analysis
14 28 (5.80%) Ethical Hacking
15 27 (5.59%) Security Patching
16 26 (5.38%) Network Design
17 22 (4.55%) Service Delivery
18 21 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (14.91%) SQL
2 43 (8.90%) Python
3 32 (6.63%) Perl
4 25 (5.18%) Ruby
5 24 (4.97%) PowerShell
6 18 (3.73%) Java
7 17 (3.52%) C++
8 12 (2.48%) C#
9 10 (2.07%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.45%) C
10 7 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.24%) PHP
12 5 (1.04%) VB
13 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.41%) Tcl
14 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.21%) VBScript
15 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.21%) Lua
15 1 (0.21%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 190 (39.34%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (32.30%) CCNP
3 90 (18.63%) CCNA
4 85 (17.60%) Security Cleared
5 74 (15.32%) Degree
6 50 (10.35%) SC Cleared
7 39 (8.07%) DV Cleared
8 33 (6.83%) CISSP
8 33 (6.83%) CCIE
9 31 (6.42%) CCSE
10 29 (6.00%) GCIH
11 28 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (5.59%) CCSA
13 26 (5.38%) GCIA
14 23 (4.76%) GIAC
15 21 (4.35%) MCSE
15 21 (4.35%) CCIP
16 19 (3.93%) CCDP
16 19 (3.93%) CCA
16 19 (3.93%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (12.42%) SLA
2 6 (1.24%) QA
3 4 (0.83%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (11.80%) Snort
3 56 (11.59%) Active Directory
4 22 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 21 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.93%) XenApp
6 19 (3.93%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.11%) XenServer
8 11 (2.28%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.86%) vSphere
10 8 (1.66%) ProxySG
11 5 (1.04%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.83%) Firmware
13 3 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.62%) Xen
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 46 (9.52%) Cisco LMS
2 33 (6.83%) CiscoWorks
3 32 (6.63%) Nagios
4 31 (6.42%) SCOM
5 30 (6.21%) Cisco Prime
6 27 (5.59%) Opsview
7 24 (4.97%) SolarWinds Orion
8 22 (4.55%) OpenView
9 20 (4.14%) Cacti
10 17 (3.52%) SCCM
10 17 (3.52%) EdgeSight
11 16 (3.31%) Nmap
12 10 (2.07%) Nessus
12 10 (2.07%) FortiGate
13 9 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (1.66%) Puppet
15 7 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
15 7 (1.45%) OPNET
16 5 (1.04%) Iperf
17 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 281 (58.18%) Cisco
2 123 (25.47%) Microsoft
3 83 (17.18%) CheckPoint
4 80 (16.56%) VMware
5 78 (16.15%) SolarWinds
6 77 (15.94%) F5
7 64 (13.25%) Juniper
8 45 (9.32%) HP
9 33 (6.83%) Citrix
10 30 (6.21%) Riverbed
11 23 (4.76%) Sourcefire
12 19 (3.93%) NetScout
13 18 (3.73%) Fortinet
14 17 (3.52%) AppSense
14 17 (3.52%) Oracle
15 15 (3.11%) Blue Coat
15 15 (3.11%) McAfee
16 14 (2.90%) Remedy
17 13 (2.69%) LogRhythm
18 12 (2.48%) ArcSight
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burnley
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ealing
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago