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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 210 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.95%
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
895 894 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.51% 16.02% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 723 764 721
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 20 August 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 -12 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Web Development
1 17 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
4 13 (76.47%) Online Games
4 13 (76.47%) Games
5 12 (70.59%) Web Application Development
6 9 (52.94%) Information Security
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (17.65%) OWASP
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
10 1 (5.88%) CISSP
10 1 (5.88%) VB
10 1 (5.88%) C#
10 1 (5.88%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
10 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
10 1 (5.88%) CEH
10 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (5.88%) Degree

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (17.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (76.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Security Specialist
2 9 (52.94%) Applications Specialist
2 9 (52.94%) Application Security Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Junior
4 4 (23.53%) Information Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Security Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Tester
7 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Online Games
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Web Development
1 17 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Web Application Development
3 9 (52.94%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) OWASP
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) CEH
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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