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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 209 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 17 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.019% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 0.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 7
Average salary £26,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
876 898 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 16.71% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 784 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Solihull - 12 £26,500 -
Warwickshire - 12 £26,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 11 £26,500 - 1
Staffordshire +9 3 £19,000 -68.33%
Worcestershire - 1 £65,000 - 2
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (81.48%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Wireless
3 13 (48.15%) HP
4 12 (44.44%) SLA
4 12 (44.44%) Remedy
4 12 (44.44%) MS Visio
4 12 (44.44%) NetScout
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (40.74%) LAN
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
7 9 (33.33%) BGP
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
7 9 (33.33%) VPN
7 9 (33.33%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) OSPF
8 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 8 (29.63%) VoIP
8 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
8 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (25.93%) High Availability
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (25.93%) HSRP
9 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (25.93%) VLAN
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (25.93%) VMware

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Wireless
2 11 (40.74%) LAN
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 9 (33.33%) OSPF
4 9 (33.33%) BGP
5 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
5 8 (29.63%) VoIP
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (29.63%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (25.93%) HSRP
6 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (25.93%) VLAN
6 7 (25.93%) PPP
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Graduate
2 12 (44.44%) Graduate Network Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Information Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Network Management
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) GCIA
3 1 (3.70%) GCIH
3 1 (3.70%) CCSE
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) HP
3 12 (44.44%) Remedy
3 12 (44.44%) NetScout
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.70%) Trustwave
7 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) Radware
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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