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 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 218 193 221
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 16 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.45% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Median salary £40,000 £26,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% +39.47%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
929 816 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.95% 15.92% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 726 712 829
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,457
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -1 9 £45,000 +136.84%
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
Dudley - 4 £36,000 -
Worcestershire -6 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Wireless
3 11 (44.00%) HP
4 10 (40.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
5 9 (36.00%) Information Security
5 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Security Testing
6 8 (32.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 7 (28.00%) VoIP
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) HSRP
7 7 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (20.00%) Meraki
8 5 (20.00%) NETGEAR
8 5 (20.00%) Draytek
8 5 (20.00%) Huawei
8 5 (20.00%) NetScout
8 5 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.00%) SSL
8 5 (20.00%) SLA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Wireless
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) VLAN
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) HSRP
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 7 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 7 (28.00%) VPN
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (20.00%) IPv4
5 5 (20.00%) MPLS
5 5 (20.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) ADSL
6 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 9 (36.00%) Information Specialist
1 9 (36.00%) Security Specialist
2 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) IP Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IP Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior IP Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Lync Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
1 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (36.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Data Security
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (12.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNP
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) HP
3 5 (20.00%) Draytek
3 5 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 5 (20.00%) Huawei
3 5 (20.00%) Meraki
3 5 (20.00%) NETGEAR
3 5 (20.00%) NetScout
3 5 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.00%) MapR
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk