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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 220 203 183
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 0.89% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
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
800 786 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.22% 15.60% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 680 698 592
Average salary £42,500 £35,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.14% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +5 5 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £65,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) HP
2 14 (42.42%) Splunk
3 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 13 (39.39%) WAN
3 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (36.36%) CCNP
4 12 (36.36%) OSPF
4 12 (36.36%) BGP
4 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 11 (33.33%) FTP
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco
6 10 (30.30%) VPN
6 10 (30.30%) Ethernet
6 10 (30.30%) EIGRP
6 10 (30.30%) Radware
6 10 (30.30%) NetScreen
6 10 (30.30%) OmniPeek
6 10 (30.30%) Network Management
6 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
6 10 (30.30%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (27.27%) NetScout
7 9 (27.27%) Remedy
7 9 (27.27%) CCNA
7 9 (27.27%) SLA
7 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
7 9 (27.27%) Wireless

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
1 13 (39.39%) LAN
1 13 (39.39%) WAN
2 12 (36.36%) BGP
2 12 (36.36%) OSPF
3 11 (33.33%) FTP
4 10 (30.30%) EIGRP
4 10 (30.30%) Ethernet
4 10 (30.30%) NetScreen
4 10 (30.30%) OmniPeek
4 10 (30.30%) Spanning Tree
4 10 (30.30%) VPN
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
5 9 (27.27%) Wireless
6 8 (24.24%) Network Security
7 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.12%) HTTP
8 4 (12.12%) Internet
9 3 (9.09%) Multicast
10 2 (6.06%) PABX
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
2 3 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Graduate
3 9 (27.27%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Junior
4 5 (15.15%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Junior Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Information Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Junior Information Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Junior Information Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Regular Expression
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 10 (30.30%) Network Management
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 6 (18.18%) SIEM
3 6 (18.18%) Time Management
4 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.06%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNP
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) GCIH
4 4 (12.12%) CEH
4 4 (12.12%) CISA
4 4 (12.12%) CISSP
4 4 (12.12%) GCIA
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) GIAC
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
2 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (12.12%) QRadar
4 1 (3.03%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) HP
2 14 (42.42%) Splunk
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) Radware
5 9 (27.27%) NetScout
5 9 (27.27%) Remedy
6 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
6 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
6 5 (15.15%) Juniper
7 4 (12.12%) LogRhythm
7 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
7 4 (12.12%) Trustwave
8 2 (6.06%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) LogLogic
9 1 (3.03%) NetWitness
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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