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

Wireshark
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 339 355
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 19 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.23% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.62% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 6
North West median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +52.54% -26.93%
10th Percentile £27,450 £28,450 £25,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £52,500 £57,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% -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 1,875 1,793 1,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.77% 14.10% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,422 1,505
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,150
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 January 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 January 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 +5 11 £35,000 +75.00% 3
Cheshire +19 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Lancashire - 4 £29,000 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) VoIP
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) Wireless
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) CCNA
5 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (26.32%) MPLS
6 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) SSL
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
7 4 (21.05%) Splunk
7 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (21.05%) SLA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
4 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
5 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
5 5 (26.32%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) SSL
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) Broadband
6 4 (21.05%) IPsec
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) PBX
7 3 (15.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Information Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
2 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Telesales
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
4 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (5.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Software Optimisation
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) IISP
5 1 (5.26%) ISSAP
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk
4 3 (15.79%) BT
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Genesys
4 3 (15.79%) Mitel
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.26%) AlienVault
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos