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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / West Midlands
Rank 184 229 206
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 19 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 0.83% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 8
Median salary £43,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £57,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
757 847 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.98% 14.60% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 629 701 704
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 9 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 8 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +32 3 £27,500 -57.69%
Staffordshire +1 2 £56,250 -2.17%
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) Security Testing
3 16 (45.71%) SIEM
4 15 (42.86%) Burp Suite
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
6 10 (28.57%) OWASP
6 10 (28.57%) Fiddler
6 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 10 (28.57%) GIAC
6 10 (28.57%) Office 365
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) Information Security
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.71%) DNS
7 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (22.86%) VLAN
8 8 (22.86%) VPN
8 8 (22.86%) LAN
8 8 (22.86%) WAN
8 8 (22.86%) CISSP
8 8 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (20.00%) HSRP
9 7 (20.00%) OSCP
9 7 (20.00%) Spanning Tree

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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) VLAN
3 8 (22.86%) VPN
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (20.00%) HSRP
4 7 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (20.00%) Wireless
5 6 (17.14%) DHCP
5 6 (17.14%) MPLS
5 6 (17.14%) SSL
5 6 (17.14%) VoIP
6 5 (14.29%) IPv4
6 5 (14.29%) Skype
7 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.57%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) ZAP BI
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Burp Suite
2 10 (28.57%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Security Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Security Specialist
4 9 (25.71%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (25.71%) Information Specialist
5 6 (17.14%) Junior
6 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Specialist
7 4 (11.43%) Architect
7 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) IP Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Junior Security Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) IP Architect
9 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (8.57%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Security Testing
2 16 (45.71%) SIEM
3 10 (28.57%) OWASP
4 9 (25.71%) Information Security
4 9 (25.71%) ITIL
4 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (14.29%) Presales
6 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Coaching
7 4 (11.43%) Data Security
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
8 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.57%) Source Code Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) C++
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) GIAC
2 8 (22.86%) CISSP
3 7 (20.00%) CEH
3 7 (20.00%) CISM
3 7 (20.00%) OSCP
4 6 (17.14%) CCNP
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 3 (8.57%) GCIH
6 2 (5.71%) CCDP
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) IISP
7 1 (2.86%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
2 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Snort
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Fortinet
3 5 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 5 (14.29%) Draytek
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) Huawei
3 5 (14.29%) Meraki
3 5 (14.29%) NETGEAR
4 3 (8.57%) LogLogic
4 3 (8.57%) NetWitness
4 3 (8.57%) Splunk
5 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago