Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 194 217 257
Rank change year-on-year +23 +40 +21
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 7 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 1.09% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
10th Percentile " £19,000 £22,350
25th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £24,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £60,000 £30,500
Median % change year-on-year -41.67% +96.72% -23.75%
75th Percentile £40,000 £65,000 £37,500
90th Percentile " " "
North West median annual salary £42,000 £60,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +90.48% -21.25%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 408 642 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.05% 13.12% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 322 503 918
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,192 £67,975
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +12.50%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Manchester

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Responder
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft