The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 79 92
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.097% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.58% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 - £42.72

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 211 172 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.73% 16.73% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 68 82
Median daily rate £425 £399 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Wireshark as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Buckinghamshire

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Buckinghamshire

Wireshark
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk