Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 158 194
Rank change year-on-year +34 +36 -10
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 28 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.22% 1.04% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% 3.51% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 23
Reading median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +60.00% -28.57%
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +50.00% -15.79%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 539 1027 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.57% 29.66% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 405 695 826
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +7.95%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Reading

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Reading

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Reading over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
1 25 (89.29%) Juniper
2 22 (78.57%) Firewall
3 21 (75.00%) WAN
3 21 (75.00%) tcpdump
4 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (67.86%) F5
4 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
6 17 (60.71%) NetScout
6 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
6 17 (60.71%) BGP
6 17 (60.71%) MPLS
6 17 (60.71%) OSPF
7 15 (53.57%) CCNP
8 13 (46.43%) BIG-IP
9 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
10 10 (35.71%) Network Security
10 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
11 9 (32.14%) Linux
12 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (21.43%) NetApp
13 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
13 6 (21.43%) ITIL
13 6 (21.43%) Windows
13 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
14 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (17.86%) Apache
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) Confluence
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 21 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 21 (75.00%) WAN
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (60.71%) BGP
4 17 (60.71%) MPLS
4 17 (60.71%) OSPF
5 13 (46.43%) BIG-IP
6 10 (35.71%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.29%) snoop
9 2 (7.14%) Broadband
9 2 (7.14%) DHCP
9 2 (7.14%) DNS
9 2 (7.14%) IPv4
9 2 (7.14%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
9 2 (7.14%) SAN
9 2 (7.14%) VPN
9 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Support Engineer
2 19 (67.86%) Network Engineer
3 16 (57.14%) Network Support
3 16 (57.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 10 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (35.71%) Security Engineer
5 9 (32.14%) Security Support Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
6 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Unix Support
7 4 (14.29%) Unix Support Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
9 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Kali Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
3 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Escalation Management
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) CCIE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.14%) Nmap
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
1 25 (89.29%) Juniper
2 19 (67.86%) F5
3 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
3 17 (60.71%) NetScout
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.86%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) Nortel
7 4 (14.29%) Sun
8 2 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) CommVault
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) EMC
8 2 (7.14%) McAfee
8 2 (7.14%) Sophos
8 2 (7.14%) Veritas