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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 254 307
Rank change year-on-year +35 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 16 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.063% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 7
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -29.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 846 1051 1544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.25% 16.56% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 745 916 1338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
5 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) BGP
6 9 (39.13%) SIEM
6 9 (39.13%) Multicast
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (34.78%) HSRP
7 8 (34.78%) GLBP
7 8 (34.78%) Security Operations
7 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
7 8 (34.78%) CCNP
7 8 (34.78%) Unix
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) CCVP
8 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
9 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (26.09%) Open Source
9 6 (26.09%) Information Security
9 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 5 (21.74%) VPN
10 5 (21.74%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.35%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) BGP
4 9 (39.13%) Multicast
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
5 8 (34.78%) GLBP
5 8 (34.78%) HSRP
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (17.39%) IPsec
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) Wireless Security
9 2 (8.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) InfluxDB
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Burp Suite
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Metasploit
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
5 3 (13.04%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) FreeSWITCH
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
1 3 (13.04%) Sensu
2 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.35%) PCRE
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSD
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.35%) Eurex
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) VMS
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) SIEM
2 8 (34.78%) Security Operations
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) Open Source
3 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Task Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) OWASP
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) Erlang
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) CCVP
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) CISSP
5 4 (17.39%) GIAC
6 3 (13.04%) CISA
6 3 (13.04%) CISM
6 3 (13.04%) SANS
7 2 (8.70%) CCIE
7 2 (8.70%) GCIH
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) CCDA
8 1 (4.35%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (4.35%) CCSP
8 1 (4.35%) CEH
8 1 (4.35%) GCIA
8 1 (4.35%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) ProxySG
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (8.70%) Snort
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nessus
2 4 (17.39%) Cacti
3 3 (13.04%) Grafana
3 3 (13.04%) Graphite
3 3 (13.04%) Munin
3 3 (13.04%) Nagios
3 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Puppet
3 3 (13.04%) Salt
3 3 (13.04%) Terraform
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (8.70%) CSIRT
4 2 (8.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (8.70%) Nmap
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.35%) RSA enVision
5 1 (4.35%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) Splunk
4 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
4 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
5 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) FireEye
6 1 (4.35%) NetQoS
6 1 (4.35%) NetWitness
6 1 (4.35%) Varonis
City, London
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