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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 218 244
Rank change year-on-year -41 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 12 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.29% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 1.82% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 7
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Wireshark is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1045 881 951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.47% 15.90% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 835 747 758
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Wireshark as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -27 10 £45,000 - 3
Manchester -28 1 £37,500 +27.11%
Merseyside - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
2 12 (85.71%) F5
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) Ethernet
3 11 (78.57%) VPN
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) SSL
4 10 (71.43%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
5 9 (64.29%) Degree
5 9 (64.29%) IPsec
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 9 (64.29%) BGP
5 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
5 9 (64.29%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (64.29%) Riverbed
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (64.29%) xDSL
6 8 (57.14%) DMVPN
6 8 (57.14%) Network Security
6 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (57.14%) SNMP
6 8 (57.14%) LAN
7 7 (50.00%) ITIL
7 7 (50.00%) TACACS

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 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (78.57%) Ethernet
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) SSL
4 10 (71.43%) WAN
5 9 (64.29%) BGP
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (64.29%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
5 9 (64.29%) IPsec
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 9 (64.29%) xDSL
6 8 (57.14%) DMVPN
6 8 (57.14%) LAN
6 8 (57.14%) Network Security
6 8 (57.14%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 2 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 6 (42.86%) ITSM
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
6 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) JVM Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Presales
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (14.29%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) F5
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Riverbed
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
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