The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 259 304
Rank change year-on-year +39 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 8 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.056% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.38% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 20
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £65,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £81,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 842 1058 2051
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.27% 14.69% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 796 923 1714
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in the City of London

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) SIEM
3 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
6 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) Wireless
6 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (41.18%) Regular Expression
6 7 (41.18%) Splunk
7 6 (35.29%) Open Source
7 6 (35.29%) Analytics
7 6 (35.29%) Varonis
7 6 (35.29%) PCRE
7 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
7 6 (35.29%) FireEye
7 6 (35.29%) Behavioural Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Network Security
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (29.41%) Information Security

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless Security
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) HTTP
5 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) Multicast
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.88%) snoop
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Burp Suite
2 3 (17.65%) Metasploit
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.88%) Firebug
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Junior
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Security Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Regular Expression
2 6 (35.29%) PCRE
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSD
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SIEM
2 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Behavioural Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 5 (29.41%) Security Operations
5 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
7 3 (17.65%) OWASP
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Social Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Threat Management
7 3 (17.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) C
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) GIAC
4 3 (17.65%) CISA
4 3 (17.65%) CISM
4 3 (17.65%) SANS
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) GCIH
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
6 1 (5.88%) CCDP
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCNP
6 1 (5.88%) CEH
6 1 (5.88%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) CSIRT
2 1 (5.88%) Nmap
2 1 (5.88%) RSA enVision
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
1 7 (41.18%) Splunk
2 6 (35.29%) FireEye
2 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
2 6 (35.29%) Varonis
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.88%) LogLogic
6 1 (5.88%) NetQoS
6 1 (5.88%) NetWitness
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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