Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 346 346
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 36 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.096% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 0.61% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 6
North West median annual salary £47,500 £29,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.02% -28.48% -38.89%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £44,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1952 1961 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.74% 15.68% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1612 1497
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the North West

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in the North West

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the North West

Wireshark
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cheshire -3 29 £47,500 +10.47% 1
Manchester -14 5 £20,000 -32.20% 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 33 (91.67%) Firewall
2 32 (88.89%) WAN
3 31 (86.11%) Cisco
4 26 (72.22%) CCNP
4 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (66.67%) LAN
5 24 (66.67%) Wireless
6 23 (63.89%) IPsec
6 23 (63.89%) Ethernet
6 23 (63.89%) VPN
7 22 (61.11%) SSL
8 21 (58.33%) DNS
8 21 (58.33%) OSPF
8 21 (58.33%) BGP
9 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
9 20 (55.56%) MPLS
9 20 (55.56%) DHCP
9 20 (55.56%) Load Balancing
9 20 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (55.56%) F5
10 19 (52.78%) Riverbed
11 18 (50.00%) VoIP
12 17 (47.22%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (47.22%) xDSL
13 16 (44.44%) TACACS
14 15 (41.67%) Network Security
14 15 (41.67%) IP Telephony
15 14 (38.89%) ITIL
15 14 (38.89%) Degree
16 13 (36.11%) Kalman Filter

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) Firewall
2 32 (88.89%) WAN
3 24 (66.67%) LAN
3 24 (66.67%) Wireless
4 23 (63.89%) Ethernet
4 23 (63.89%) IPsec
4 23 (63.89%) VPN
5 22 (61.11%) SSL
6 21 (58.33%) BGP
6 21 (58.33%) DNS
6 21 (58.33%) OSPF
7 20 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (55.56%) DHCP
7 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
7 20 (55.56%) MPLS
8 18 (50.00%) VoIP
9 17 (47.22%) Cisco PIX
9 17 (47.22%) xDSL
10 16 (44.44%) TACACS
11 15 (41.67%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Network Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Network Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Network Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (13.89%) Life Science
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
1 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 14 (38.89%) ITIL
3 13 (36.11%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (30.56%) Service Management
5 10 (27.78%) ITIL V3
5 10 (27.78%) ITSM
6 9 (25.00%) Open Source
7 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
8 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
10 3 (8.33%) Change Management
10 3 (8.33%) Coaching
10 3 (8.33%) High Availability
10 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
10 3 (8.33%) Release Management
11 2 (5.56%) Network Management
11 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Runbook
11 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (72.22%) CCNP
1 26 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) CCIE
3 7 (19.44%) CCNA
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 20 (55.56%) F5
3 19 (52.78%) Riverbed
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) Juniper
5 9 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.33%) Infoblox