The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 98 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.072% 0.082% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Wireshark
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
367 239 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.27% 19.49% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 300 201 258
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,650 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 21 April 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
South Wales -14 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Welsh Language
2 5 (62.50%) CentOS
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (50.00%) iptables
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 6 (75.00%) Welsh Language
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Line Management
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) iptables
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (12.50%) Squid
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Nessus
1 3 (37.50%) Nmap
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle