Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 2 June 2020 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 158 169
Rank change year-on-year +54 +11 -15
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 8 20 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.44% 0.57% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 3.05% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £488 £438 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +32.08% -27.40%
10th Percentile £454 £256 £249
90th Percentile £500 £625 £418
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% +25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Wireshark is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 365 656 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.20% 18.82% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 398 351
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £263 £247 £200
90th Percentile £531 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 73
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.71 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.19% -7.04% +35.06%
10th Percentile £20.75 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.69 £47.45 £47.50
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £25.01
% change year-on-year +71.43% -30.01% +49.28%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wireshark in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Wireshark in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wireshark in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Wireshark in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +24 4 £500 -13.04%
Winchester - 2 £450 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Wireshark
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) tcpdump
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
5 3 (37.50%) Junos
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) VPLS
5 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
5 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (25.00%) CEH
6 2 (25.00%) Snort
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) CESG
6 2 (25.00%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) PKI

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) tcpdump
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (37.50%) Junos
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPLS
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) FTP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Incident Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CESG
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
1 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Sensor Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) VMware