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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 235 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.40% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 10
Median salary £65,000 £29,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+124.13% -55.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
946 783 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 14.70% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 724 665 669
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Staffordshire +9 2 £65,000 +83.09% 2
Warwickshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
1 7 (46.67%) Security Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) FTP
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) OSPF
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 5 (33.33%) Radware
3 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (33.33%) OmniPeek
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) FTP
2 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 5 (33.33%) OmniPeek
3 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) PABX
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Security Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Information Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
1 7 (46.67%) Security Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) Radware
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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