The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 141 130
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.042% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £42,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 286 327 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.66% 13.86% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 932 873 1454
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Birmingham

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) GIAC
3 4 (66.67%) CEH
3 4 (66.67%) OSCP
3 4 (66.67%) ZAP BI
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Skype
3 4 (66.67%) Burp Suite
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Fiddler
3 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 4 (66.67%) OWASP
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Burp Suite
1 4 (66.67%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Software Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) GIAC
2 4 (66.67%) OSCP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) IISP
4 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (16.67%) Tufin