Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 642 740 739
Rank change year-on-year +98 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 82 86 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.93% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 69 66 109
London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,875 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £79,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 7,097 9,216 10,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.96% 13.56% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,781 7,573 8,960
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in London

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +24 20 £65,000 +4.00% 4
East London +44 15 £47,500 -32.14% 1
West London +23 6 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North London - 3 £47,500 -
South London -3 2 £54,250 +49.66%
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 26 (31.71%) Cisco
3 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 23 (28.05%) CCNP
5 23 (28.05%) Firewall
5 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
6 21 (25.61%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (24.39%) Fiddler
7 20 (24.39%) SQL
8 19 (23.17%) JIRA
8 19 (23.17%) Azure
9 18 (21.95%) Security Operations
9 18 (21.95%) DevOps
10 17 (20.73%) AWS
10 17 (20.73%) CCNA
11 16 (19.51%) tcpdump
12 15 (18.29%) SoapUI
12 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
12 15 (18.29%) Java
12 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
12 15 (18.29%) Finance
12 15 (18.29%) Docker
13 14 (17.07%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
13 14 (17.07%) Kubernetes
13 14 (17.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 14 (17.07%) Docker Swarm
13 14 (17.07%) Python

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 12 (14.63%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) Confluence
3 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.17%) Azure
2 17 (20.73%) AWS
3 7 (8.54%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 23 (28.05%) Firewall
3 16 (19.51%) tcpdump
4 14 (17.07%) BGP
5 12 (14.63%) IPsec
5 12 (14.63%) OSPF
5 12 (14.63%) VPN
6 11 (13.41%) WAN
7 10 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (9.76%) Network Security
9 8 (9.76%) VLAN
10 7 (8.54%) DNS
10 7 (8.54%) Multicast
10 7 (8.54%) VoIP
10 7 (8.54%) Wireless
11 6 (7.32%) BIG-IP
11 6 (7.32%) DHCP
11 6 (7.32%) EIGRP
11 6 (7.32%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.22%) Power BI
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.39%) Fiddler
3 19 (23.17%) JIRA
4 15 (18.29%) SoapUI
5 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
5 14 (17.07%) Maven
5 14 (17.07%) Metasploit
5 14 (17.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (17.07%) TeamCity
6 9 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (7.32%) Selenium
8 4 (4.88%) Appium
8 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.66%) Axure RP
9 3 (3.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.44%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.22%) JMeter
11 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 8 (9.76%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Retail
5 3 (3.66%) Law
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Games
7 1 (1.22%) German Language
7 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Applications Support
5 9 (10.98%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Tester
6 8 (9.76%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) QA Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Security Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (8.54%) QA Test Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Tester
7 7 (8.54%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.44%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) JSON
4 1 (1.22%) REST
4 1 (1.22%) SOAP
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.44%) Wiki
6 1 (1.22%) BYOD
6 1 (1.22%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.22%) Infotainment
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 13 (15.85%) Kali Linux
3 8 (9.76%) CentOS
3 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.54%) Unix
4 7 (8.54%) Windows
5 4 (4.88%) Android
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.61%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (21.95%) DevOps
3 18 (21.95%) Security Operations
4 14 (17.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (15.85%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Identification
5 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
5 13 (15.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (14.63%) Analytics
7 11 (13.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (12.20%) Manual Testing
9 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (9.76%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (9.76%) Migration
10 8 (9.76%) Scrum
10 8 (9.76%) Server Management
11 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) Java
2 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
3 14 (17.07%) Python
4 11 (13.41%) C#
5 10 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.88%) C++
8 3 (3.66%) C
9 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) VB
10 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (28.05%) CCNP
3 17 (20.73%) CCNA
4 6 (7.32%) GIAC
5 5 (6.10%) CCIE
5 5 (6.10%) SANS
6 4 (4.88%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) CCVP
7 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.44%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) CCDP
8 1 (1.22%) GCIH
8 1 (1.22%) GSEC
8 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) GDPR
2 1 (1.22%) NIST
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) Docker
2 7 (8.54%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Ceph
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) KVM
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) Docker Swarm
1 14 (17.07%) Kubernetes
2 13 (15.85%) Ansible
2 13 (15.85%) Nessus
2 13 (15.85%) Nmap
2 13 (15.85%) Puppet
3 8 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.66%) Iperf
5 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.22%) nmon
6 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Cisco
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) Palo Alto
3 9 (10.98%) F5
3 9 (10.98%) Juniper
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.76%) Blue Coat
5 7 (8.54%) NVIDIA
5 7 (8.54%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.10%) FireEye
6 5 (6.10%) Zscaler
7 4 (4.88%) Meraki
7 4 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.66%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.66%) Qualys
8 3 (3.66%) Verint
9 2 (2.44%) HP
9 2 (2.44%) MikroTik
10 1 (1.22%) Snow
10 1 (1.22%) UiPath