Period
to 19 October 2019

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

Wireshark
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 334 324
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 10 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.100% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.35% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 36
North West median annual salary £20,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.71% -22.22% +27.66%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £39,375 £76,875 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% -4.00%

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 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 1,560 1,998 1,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.59% 16.98% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,137 1,623 1,565
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

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 19 October 2019.

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 19 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
Manchester +21 5 £20,000 -51.52% 2
Cheshire +17 4 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 8 (80.00%) VoIP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) SNMP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (40.00%) ISO 22301
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (40.00%) Nimsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) BT
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) PKI
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless Security

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 8 (80.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) SNMP
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) B2B
1 4 (40.00%) Business Agility
1 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (40.00%) Monetization
1 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) Threat Detection
1 4 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Packet Capture
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 22301
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) BT
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Nimsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds