Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 246 297
Rank change year-on-year +23 +51 -26
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 32 51 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.51% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.34% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 37
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +50.00% -15.79%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1320 2176 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.08% 24.99% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1566 1993
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +38 26 £70,000 +16.67% 1
Newbury -10 2 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Wireshark
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) Juniper
3 22 (68.75%) tcpdump
4 21 (65.63%) Firewall
5 20 (62.50%) WAN
5 20 (62.50%) F5
5 20 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (59.38%) CheckPoint
6 19 (59.38%) OSPF
6 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (56.25%) BGP
8 17 (53.13%) MPLS
8 17 (53.13%) Incident Management
8 17 (53.13%) NetScout
9 16 (50.00%) CCNP
10 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
10 13 (40.63%) BIG-IP
11 11 (34.38%) Network Security
12 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
13 9 (28.13%) Windows
13 9 (28.13%) Linux
14 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (25.00%) Virtual Team
15 7 (21.88%) ITIL
15 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (18.75%) VMware
16 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
16 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
16 6 (18.75%) NetApp

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 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) SAS
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) tcpdump
2 21 (65.63%) Firewall
3 20 (62.50%) WAN
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (59.38%) OSPF
5 18 (56.25%) BGP
6 17 (53.13%) MPLS
7 13 (40.63%) BIG-IP
8 11 (34.38%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) DHCP
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.50%) snoop
11 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
11 3 (9.38%) LAN
11 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
11 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (9.38%) VPN
12 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
3 17 (53.13%) Network Support
3 17 (53.13%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Security Engineer
5 11 (34.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (31.25%) Security Support Engineer
7 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Support
7 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 7 (21.88%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Unix Support
8 4 (12.50%) Unix Support Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Unix
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) CentOS
7 2 (6.25%) Kali Linux
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (53.13%) Incident Management
3 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Data Management
8 1 (3.13%) High Availability
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) CCA
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SAS 70
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Firmware
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) EdgeSight
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.25%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) Nessus
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Nmap
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) Juniper
3 20 (62.50%) F5
4 19 (59.38%) CheckPoint
5 17 (53.13%) NetScout
6 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) NetApp
7 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
8 5 (15.63%) Citrix
8 5 (15.63%) HP
8 5 (15.63%) Sun
9 4 (12.50%) Nortel
10 3 (9.38%) Brocade
11 2 (6.25%) FireEye
11 2 (6.25%) Qualys
11 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
11 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
11 2 (6.25%) Splunk
11 2 (6.25%) Veeam