The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 196 203 203
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.11% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 0.64% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
847 939 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.82% 17.01% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 710 783 727
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireshark
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 0 11 £60,000 +20.00%
Birmingham +6 1 £24,000 -49.47%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 July 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
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago