Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 191 226 339
Rank change year-on-year +35 +113 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 17 63 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.79% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 4.01% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 48 17
Median annual salary £60,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.84% +3.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £34,625 £29,975 £28,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £49,125 £41,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 854 1,571 2,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.85% 19.68% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 657 1,157 1,681
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the East of England

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireshark in the East of England.

Salary trend for Wireshark in the East of England

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireshark in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the East of England

Wireshark
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +39 10 £80,000 +122.22%
Bedfordshire +25 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
4 8 (47.06%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (41.18%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (41.18%) Driving Licence
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) JNCIA
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) C
8 4 (23.53%) C++
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) CCSA
9 3 (17.65%) CCSE
9 3 (17.65%) Java EE
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Azure
1 2 (11.76%) GCP
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) IPv4
6 1 (5.88%) IPv6
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) VPLS
6 1 (5.88%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Burp Suite
1 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
2 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) git-flow
2 2 (11.76%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Police
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Check Point Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Researcher
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Malware Researcher
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) STL
3 1 (5.88%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Driving Licence
2 7 (41.18%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (5.88%) Cybercrime
5 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Team
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Purple Team
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.76%) Thought Leadership
4 2 (11.76%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) C++
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Apple Swift
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Go
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) JNCIA
4 6 (35.29%) CCNP
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) CCSA
6 3 (17.65%) CCSE
7 2 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) GCFA
7 2 (11.76%) GCIH
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Snort
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) EnCase
1 2 (11.76%) FTK
1 2 (11.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Carbon Black
6 2 (11.76%) CrowdStrike
6 2 (11.76%) FireEye
6 2 (11.76%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) NetWitness