Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 October 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +45
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.19% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Slough median daily rate £375 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £490
% change year-on-year -6.25% -18.37% +93.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 63 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 27.08% 21.36% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 57
Slough median daily rate £363 £344 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £135 £217 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £456
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +35.19% -6.90% -43.14%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Slough

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) 5G
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) WML
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) GSM

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) 5G
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) GPRS
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
1 1 (25.00%) WML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware