Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 144 187
Rank change year-on-year -5 +43 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 29 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.94% 0.18% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.54% 1.09% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 3
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -37.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,700 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £43,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £29,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +61.02% -28.48% -38.89%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 523 367 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.99% 16.31% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 382 283 424
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,044 £69,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Cheshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Cheshire

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Cheshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Warrington +16 23 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Wireshark
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 27 (93.10%) WAN
3 24 (82.76%) Cisco
4 23 (79.31%) CCNP
4 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (68.97%) SSL
6 19 (65.52%) DNS
6 19 (65.52%) LAN
6 19 (65.52%) DHCP
6 19 (65.52%) Wireless
7 18 (62.07%) IPsec
7 18 (62.07%) Load Balancing
7 18 (62.07%) VPN
7 18 (62.07%) F5
8 17 (58.62%) Riverbed
9 16 (55.17%) Ethernet
9 16 (55.17%) OSPF
9 16 (55.17%) BGP
10 15 (51.72%) EIGRP
10 15 (51.72%) TACACS
10 15 (51.72%) MPLS
10 15 (51.72%) Cisco PIX
10 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (51.72%) xDSL
11 14 (48.28%) Degree
11 14 (48.28%) IP Telephony
11 14 (48.28%) ITIL
11 14 (48.28%) VoIP
12 13 (44.83%) Network Security
13 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 27 (93.10%) WAN
3 20 (68.97%) SSL
4 19 (65.52%) DHCP
4 19 (65.52%) DNS
4 19 (65.52%) LAN
4 19 (65.52%) Wireless
5 18 (62.07%) IPsec
5 18 (62.07%) VPN
6 16 (55.17%) BGP
6 16 (55.17%) Ethernet
6 16 (55.17%) OSPF
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco PIX
7 15 (51.72%) EIGRP
7 15 (51.72%) MPLS
7 15 (51.72%) TACACS
7 15 (51.72%) xDSL
8 14 (48.28%) IP Telephony
8 14 (48.28%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
1 7 (24.14%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (17.24%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Load Balancing
2 14 (48.28%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (37.93%) Service Management
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL V3
4 10 (34.48%) ITSM
5 9 (31.03%) Open Source
6 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Network Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Runbook
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (3.45%) Product Management
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) CCNP
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) Degree
3 7 (24.14%) CCIE
3 7 (24.14%) CCNA
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) F5
3 17 (58.62%) Riverbed
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Juniper
5 9 (31.03%) Palo Alto
6 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.34%) Infoblox