The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 68 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.24% 2.34% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.31% 10.86% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 9
Median salary £56,250 £67,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.04% +25.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,000 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,650 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.22% -3.22%  

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 65 175 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 10.05% 21.53% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 165 141
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Wireshark in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Bedfordshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bedford -12 6 £65,000 -2.98%
Luton - 2 £47,500 -
Wireshark
East of England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 16 (76.19%) LAN
1 16 (76.19%) WAN
1 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
1 16 (76.19%) OSPF
1 16 (76.19%) BGP
1 16 (76.19%) CCSA
1 16 (76.19%) CCSE
1 16 (76.19%) tcpdump
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (76.19%) Spanning Tree
2 15 (71.43%) Network Security
2 15 (71.43%) CCDP
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) Network Management
6 9 (42.86%) Presales
6 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 9 (42.86%) MS Visio
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) Driving Licence
7 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) F5
9 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
9 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) BGP
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
1 16 (76.19%) LAN
1 16 (76.19%) OSPF
1 16 (76.19%) Spanning Tree
1 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
1 16 (76.19%) tcpdump
1 16 (76.19%) WAN
2 15 (71.43%) Network Security
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Consultant
1 14 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 13 (61.90%) Network Security Consultant
2 13 (61.90%) Security Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
7 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (23.81%) JSON
1 5 (23.81%) RESTful
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Ajax
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) LESS
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) Ninject
2 3 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (52.38%) Network Management
3 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 9 (42.86%) Presales
4 5 (23.81%) API Design
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CCSA
1 16 (76.19%) CCSE
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCDP
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) CA