Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > London
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 417 660 736
Rank change year-on-year +243 +76 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 49 82 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 1.14% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 70
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.30% +4.09%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £33,400
90th Percentile £101,250 £79,000 £75,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% -10.00%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,608 7,168 9,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.07% 13.03% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,151 5,890 7,478
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in London

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireshark in London over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in London

Wireshark
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the London region over the 6 months to 29 October 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
Central London +158 17 £95,000 +35.71%
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 London region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 46 (93.88%) Cisco
2 45 (91.84%) Firewall
3 40 (81.63%) Linux
4 39 (79.59%) Azure
4 39 (79.59%) AWS
5 38 (77.55%) LAN
5 38 (77.55%) WAN
6 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (71.43%) VPN
7 35 (71.43%) Python
7 35 (71.43%) Ansible
8 34 (69.39%) OSPF
8 34 (69.39%) BGP
9 31 (63.27%) Wireless
9 31 (63.27%) Riverbed
10 30 (61.22%) Palo Alto
10 30 (61.22%) Security Monitoring
10 30 (61.22%) Active Directory
11 29 (59.18%) Wi-Fi
11 29 (59.18%) Network Security
12 27 (55.10%) MPLS
13 25 (51.02%) DNS
13 25 (51.02%) VoIP
14 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
14 24 (48.98%) Nagios
14 24 (48.98%) SNMP
14 24 (48.98%) Office 365
14 24 (48.98%) DevOps
15 23 (46.94%) Performance Analysis
15 23 (46.94%) Network Monitoring

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (46.94%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Office
1 23 (46.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 39 (79.59%) AWS
1 39 (79.59%) Azure
2 24 (48.98%) Office 365
3 23 (46.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 23 (46.94%) Route 53
3 23 (46.94%) Slack
4 20 (40.82%) GCP
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud9 IDE
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (91.84%) Firewall
2 38 (77.55%) LAN
2 38 (77.55%) WAN
3 35 (71.43%) VPN
4 34 (69.39%) BGP
4 34 (69.39%) OSPF
5 31 (63.27%) Wireless
6 29 (59.18%) Network Security
6 29 (59.18%) Wi-Fi
7 27 (55.10%) MPLS
8 25 (51.02%) DNS
8 25 (51.02%) VoIP
9 24 (48.98%) SNMP
10 23 (46.94%) DHCP
10 23 (46.94%) IPsec
10 23 (46.94%) MRTG
10 23 (46.94%) RIP
10 23 (46.94%) Skype
10 23 (46.94%) TACACS
11 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.04%) InfluxDB
1 1 (2.04%) KDB
1 1 (2.04%) Kdb+
1 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Redmine
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Information Risk Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 7 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Security Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Network Engineering Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) YAML
2 5 (10.20%) JSON
3 4 (8.16%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.04%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 7 (14.29%) Robotics
4 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Eurex
5 1 (2.04%) Handset
5 1 (2.04%) IPTV
5 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Linux
2 23 (46.94%) Mac OS X
3 8 (16.33%) Unix
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.29%) Solaris
4 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Debian
5 1 (2.04%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Security Monitoring
2 24 (48.98%) DevOps
3 23 (46.94%) B2B
3 23 (46.94%) Identity Management
3 23 (46.94%) Network Monitoring
3 23 (46.94%) Performance Analysis
4 13 (26.53%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (22.45%) ITIL
6 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
6 8 (16.33%) Use Case
7 7 (14.29%) Content Management
7 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (14.29%) Information Security
7 7 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 7 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (14.29%) SIEM
7 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (6.12%) C
3 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) C-shell
4 1 (2.04%) Korn
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.69%) CCNA
3 12 (24.49%) CCNP
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (14.29%) CCSP
5 7 (14.29%) CISM
5 7 (14.29%) CISSP
5 7 (14.29%) CREST Certified
5 7 (14.29%) GCFA
5 7 (14.29%) GCIA
5 7 (14.29%) GCIH
6 6 (12.24%) CCIE
7 2 (4.08%) CCDE
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) RHCE
8 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) COBIT
1 7 (14.29%) NIST
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) Docker
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) BIND 9
4 1 (2.04%) LXC
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) zsh
Systems Management
1 35 (71.43%) Ansible
2 24 (48.98%) Nagios
3 23 (46.94%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (46.94%) Puppet
4 7 (14.29%) CSIRT
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.04%) HP ALM
7 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.04%) Icinga
7 1 (2.04%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Riverbed
3 30 (61.22%) Palo Alto
4 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
5 23 (46.94%) Avaya
6 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
6 9 (18.37%) F5
7 8 (16.33%) Fortinet
7 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
7 8 (16.33%) VMware
8 6 (12.24%) Arista
9 5 (10.20%) Splunk
10 2 (4.08%) HP
11 1 (2.04%) Centreon
11 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
11 1 (2.04%) Patsystems
11 1 (2.04%) Polycom
11 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.04%) Synology
11 1 (2.04%) Trayport