The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 210 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.092% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £19,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Wireshark
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
921 885 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.45% 16.29% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 746 750 668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireshark across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Wireshark Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Staffordshire -2 8 £19,000 -62.00% 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (95.65%) Security Testing
1 22 (95.65%) PCI DSS
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Web Development
3 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) Information Security
5 13 (56.52%) Games
5 13 (56.52%) Online Games
6 12 (52.17%) Web Application Development
7 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (43.48%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (43.48%) Data Protection
8 6 (26.09%) Network Architecture
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) Regular Expression
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
11 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (13.04%) OWASP
12 1 (4.35%) Finance
12 1 (4.35%) CISSP
12 1 (4.35%) VB
12 1 (4.35%) C#
12 1 (4.35%) Java
12 1 (4.35%) Degree
12 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
12 1 (4.35%) CEH

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (56.52%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Security Specialist
2 11 (47.83%) Junior
3 9 (39.13%) Application Security Specialist
3 9 (39.13%) Applications Specialist
4 8 (34.78%) Analyst
4 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
5 7 (30.43%) Information Analyst
5 7 (30.43%) Junior Analyst
5 7 (30.43%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (26.09%) Junior Information Analyst
7 4 (17.39%) Information Specialist
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (8.70%) Security Tester
8 2 (8.70%) Tester
8 2 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
9 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Junior Tester
9 1 (4.35%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Online Games
2 10 (43.48%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Security Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Web Development
4 15 (65.22%) Information Security
5 12 (52.17%) Web Application Development
6 10 (43.48%) Data Protection
7 6 (26.09%) Network Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (13.04%) OWASP
9 1 (4.35%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (4.35%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (95.65%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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