The first table below looks at the demand for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 88 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 19 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.41% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% - 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 5
Average salary £34,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
290 276 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.51% 21.53% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 258 245 190
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Wales region.

Wireshark Salary Trend in Wales

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in Wales

Wireshark
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
South Wales - 19 £34,000 -
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) Perl
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (65.00%) CentOS
2 13 (65.00%) tcpdump
3 12 (60.00%) SaaS
3 12 (60.00%) Welsh Language
3 12 (60.00%) Debian
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) Nessus
3 12 (60.00%) Nmap
3 12 (60.00%) Nagios
4 11 (55.00%) HTTP
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (50.00%) UNIX
6 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) Firewall
8 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
8 7 (35.00%) VLAN
9 6 (30.00%) Apache
10 5 (25.00%) Content Management
10 5 (25.00%) Multimedia
10 5 (25.00%) IPTV
10 5 (25.00%) MySQL
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 5 (25.00%) DTV
10 5 (25.00%) Mac OS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) tcpdump
2 11 (55.00%) HTTP
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) DVB
7 1 (5.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (60.00%) Welsh Language
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) IPTV
1 5 (25.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) CentOS
3 12 (60.00%) Debian
4 10 (50.00%) UNIX
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Content Management
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) DRM
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Product Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Bug Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Python
1 13 (65.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Nmap
3 5 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Nessus
1 12 (60.00%) Nagios
2 5 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (5.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) Compuware
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Perforce