Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 655 408 665
Rank change year-on-year -247 +257 +92
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 56 57 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 2.11% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 74
10th Percentile £41,625 " £46,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £77,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.58% +47.62% -12.50%
75th Percentile £72,500 £93,125 £63,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £100,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +15.56%

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 5,724 2,696 7,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.60% 13.66% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,753 2,243 5,849
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,150 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.90% -2.11%

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 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 2021. 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 -72 15 £60,000 -33.33% 3
West London - 4 £64,000 -
North London - 1 £85,000 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 34 (60.71%) Firewall
2 28 (50.00%) Cisco
3 23 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
5 21 (37.50%) Finance
6 18 (32.14%) Python
6 18 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (30.36%) CCNP
8 16 (28.57%) ITIL
9 15 (26.79%) Nmap
10 14 (25.00%) Change Management
10 14 (25.00%) Linux
10 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 14 (25.00%) Palo Alto
11 13 (23.21%) Ansible
11 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
12 12 (21.43%) Information Security
12 12 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (21.43%) SIEM
13 11 (19.64%) tcpdump
13 11 (19.64%) Wireless
13 11 (19.64%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (19.64%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (19.64%) SQL
13 11 (19.64%) CCNA
13 11 (19.64%) VPN
14 10 (17.86%) Unix
14 10 (17.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 10 (17.86%) Threat Intelligence
15 9 (16.07%) AWS

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:

Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) AWS
2 8 (14.29%) Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Azure Sentinel
3 5 (8.93%) GCP
3 5 (8.93%) OpenDNS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Step Functions
4 1 (1.79%) Serverless
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (60.71%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (19.64%) tcpdump
3 11 (19.64%) VPN
3 11 (19.64%) Wireless
4 9 (16.07%) LAN
4 9 (16.07%) WAN
5 8 (14.29%) DNS
5 8 (14.29%) Internet
6 7 (12.50%) DHCP
6 7 (12.50%) SSL
7 6 (10.71%) IPv4
7 6 (10.71%) IPv6
7 6 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (10.71%) SNMP
8 5 (8.93%) BIG-IP
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (8.93%) MPLS
9 4 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Metasploit
2 5 (8.93%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (7.14%) Charles Proxy
3 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) TestRail
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.07%) Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Social Skills
5 5 (8.93%) Electronics
5 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.93%) Marketing
5 5 (8.93%) Public Sector
6 4 (7.14%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (5.36%) Retail
8 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Security Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Security Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Information Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Monitoring Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Security Incident Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Security Operations Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) Node.js
3 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.14%) Chai
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) CSS3
3 4 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) HTML5
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) RESTful
3 4 (7.14%) WebdriverIO
3 4 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.79%) React
5 1 (1.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 4 (7.14%) PlayStation
4 4 (7.14%) Social Media
5 3 (5.36%) Cyberattack
5 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.79%) Derivative
7 1 (1.79%) Equities
7 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Unix
3 5 (8.93%) Kali Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Tizen
4 4 (7.14%) webOS
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Change Management
4 12 (21.43%) Information Security
4 12 (21.43%) SIEM
5 11 (19.64%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (17.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 10 (17.86%) Threat Intelligence
7 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 8 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (12.50%) Change Control
9 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.71%) Capacity Management
9 6 (10.71%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Remediation Plan
9 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (8.93%) Internal Audit
10 5 (8.93%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Python
2 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) C
4 6 (10.71%) C++
5 5 (8.93%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.93%) VB
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (30.36%) CCNP
3 11 (19.64%) CCNA
4 4 (7.14%) CCIE
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) CCVP
6 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.79%) CWAP
6 1 (1.79%) CWDP
6 1 (1.79%) CWNA
6 1 (1.79%) LPIC
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) NIST
2 5 (8.93%) GDPR
3 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.57%) QA
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.79%) SOC 1
5 1 (1.79%) SOC 3
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Snort
1 6 (10.71%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (8.93%) Squid
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Nmap
2 13 (23.21%) Ansible
3 6 (10.71%) OpenNMS
4 5 (8.93%) Nessus
4 5 (8.93%) Nexpose
4 5 (8.93%) Suricata
5 4 (7.14%) Terraform
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.79%) John the Ripper
6 1 (1.79%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.50%) Meraki
5 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.71%) Splunk
6 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
6 5 (8.93%) Carbon Black
6 5 (8.93%) CrowdStrike
6 5 (8.93%) F5
6 5 (8.93%) FireEye
6 5 (8.93%) Forcepoint
6 5 (8.93%) Google
6 5 (8.93%) LogRhythm
6 5 (8.93%) Qualys
6 5 (8.93%) SAP
6 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.93%) Symantec
6 5 (8.93%) Zscaler
7 4 (7.14%) Sony