The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 180 202
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 28 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 2.95% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 9
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 791 1119 1348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.19% 25.12% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 618 866 871
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Berkshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Berkshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Reading +19 17 £67,500 +12.50%
Wireshark
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 23 (46.00%) Cisco
1 23 (46.00%) Firewall
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) Windows
4 19 (38.00%) Linux
5 18 (36.00%) tcpdump
5 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (34.00%) Juniper
6 17 (34.00%) ITIL
6 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (30.00%) SSL
9 14 (28.00%) F5
10 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (24.00%) OSPF
12 11 (22.00%) CCNP
12 11 (22.00%) Unix
12 11 (22.00%) Perl
12 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (20.00%) HTTP
13 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (20.00%) BGP
14 9 (18.00%) WAN
14 9 (18.00%) C
14 9 (18.00%) C++
14 9 (18.00%) VMware
14 9 (18.00%) Malware Analysis
14 9 (18.00%) Regular Expression

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) Firewall
2 18 (36.00%) tcpdump
3 17 (34.00%) DNS
4 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (30.00%) SSL
6 12 (24.00%) OSPF
7 10 (20.00%) BGP
7 10 (20.00%) HTTP
8 9 (18.00%) WAN
9 8 (16.00%) VPN
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) snoop
11 6 (12.00%) Broadband
11 6 (12.00%) iSCSI
11 6 (12.00%) Network Security
11 6 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (12.00%) SAN
12 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (10.00%) HTTPS
12 5 (10.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) IDA Disassembler
1 9 (18.00%) OllyDbg
1 9 (18.00%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Malware Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Network Support
5 6 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Unix Support
7 4 (8.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 7 (14.00%) Cyber Attack
3 7 (14.00%) PKI
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.00%) Blog
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Unix
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.00%) Solaris
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.00%) Malware Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 8 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (16.00%) Open Source
5 7 (14.00%) Change Management
6 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.00%) Presales
6 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.00%) Coaching
8 4 (8.00%) Network Design
8 4 (8.00%) Time Management
9 3 (6.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 3 (6.00%) Global Marketing
9 3 (6.00%) Product Management
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Perl
1 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.00%) C
2 9 (18.00%) C++
3 7 (14.00%) PHP
3 7 (14.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) CCNP
3 6 (12.00%) CCA
3 6 (12.00%) CCNA
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.00%) CCDP
6 1 (2.00%) CCSE
6 1 (2.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.00%) HP MASE
6 1 (2.00%) IISP
6 1 (2.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (12.00%) XenApp
2 6 (12.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) Firmware
4 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) EdgeSight
1 6 (12.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) Juniper
4 14 (28.00%) F5
5 9 (18.00%) VMware
6 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (12.00%) Citrix
7 6 (12.00%) HP
8 4 (8.00%) AppSense
8 4 (8.00%) Forcepoint
8 4 (8.00%) NetApp
8 4 (8.00%) NetScout
8 4 (8.00%) Nortel
8 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.00%) Sun
9 3 (6.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.00%) Stonesoft
10 2 (4.00%) Aruba
10 2 (4.00%) Brocade
11 1 (2.00%) IBM