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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 97 116 140
Rank change year-on-year +19 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 14 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.12% 1.29% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 4.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 2
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +86.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £33,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 354 561 716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.43% 28.84% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 234 459 382
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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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

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Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) Apache
6 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) Presales
7 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (19.05%) Stonesoft
7 4 (19.05%) Global Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Product Management
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) F5
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) Network Design
7 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
7 4 (19.05%) PKI
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) CCNP

Wireshark
Top Related 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 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) Broadband
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (9.52%) IMAP
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.76%) SSH
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) WinDbg
2 2 (9.52%) AQtime
2 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) WebLOAD
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Arabic Language
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Sales Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Sales Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Performance Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Customer Support
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Presales
2 4 (19.05%) Global Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Product Management
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C++
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) C
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) GCIA
3 1 (4.76%) GCIH
3 1 (4.76%) HP MASE
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
2 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) Forcepoint
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) Stonesoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) Aruba
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) NetWitness
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk