Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 326 372
Rank change year-on-year +110 +46 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 24 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.26% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 1.53% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 16
Median annual salary £95,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +21.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £87,500 £53,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.19% +15.56% -21.74%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 552 1,564 1,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.86% 13.50% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 492 1,390 1,474
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,500 £29,225 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Central London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireshark in Central London.

Salary trend for Wireshark in Central London

Wireshark
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
City of London +83 11 £95,000 +35.71%
Wireshark
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Azure
3 10 (76.92%) AWS
3 10 (76.92%) DevOps
4 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) YAML
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (53.85%) Multicast
6 7 (53.85%) Ansible
6 7 (53.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (53.85%) VPN
7 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
7 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
7 6 (46.15%) Palo Alto
7 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
8 5 (38.46%) OSINT
8 5 (38.46%) NIST
8 5 (38.46%) Threat Intelligence
8 5 (38.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 5 (38.46%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 5 (38.46%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (38.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
8 5 (38.46%) VXLAN

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Azure
2 10 (76.92%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (53.85%) Multicast
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) SSL
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) VXLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
8 2 (15.38%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Information Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Information Risk Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Network Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Risk Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineering Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) YAML
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Content Management
2 5 (38.46%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Data Acquisition
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Internal Audit
2 5 (38.46%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) OSINT
2 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Remediation Plan
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Threat Detection
2 5 (38.46%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 5 (38.46%) CCSP
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
2 5 (38.46%) GCFA
2 5 (38.46%) GCIA
2 5 (38.46%) GCIH
3 4 (30.77%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCDE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) COBIT
1 5 (38.46%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 5 (38.46%) CSIRT
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
2 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
2 6 (46.15%) Palo Alto
3 5 (38.46%) Riverbed
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Arista
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk