Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireshark
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 155 158
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +18
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.053% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 2.71% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 14
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £475 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +216.67% -45.95%
10th Percentile £513 £312 £113
90th Percentile £538 £502 £210
South East median daily rate £488 £415 £220
% change year-on-year +17.47% +88.64% -32.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £26.00

Wireshark is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 730 1142 1357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.29% 23.38% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 543 593
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £201
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 53
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -58.57% +94.44%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £44.50 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +5.77% +48.57%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Berkshire

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireshark in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) EnCase
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk