Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 424 470
Rank change year-on-year -41 +46 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 63 124 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 2.33% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 93 133
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +11.11%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,461 5,331 7,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.62% 17.56% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,510 4,246 5,935
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.14%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the South East

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in the South East

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the South East

Wireshark
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Hampshire +7 26 £41,250 +3.13% 3
Surrey +7 19 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Thames Valley -24 15 £80,000 +23.08% 5
Berkshire -26 9 £80,000 +14.29% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 6 £52,050 +11.94% 1
East Sussex - 2 £23,500 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) WAN
3 24 (38.10%) Cisco
4 23 (36.51%) Linux
5 21 (33.33%) VPN
6 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
6 20 (31.75%) LAN
7 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (30.16%) Firewall
8 18 (28.57%) VMware
8 18 (28.57%) CCNP
8 18 (28.57%) SIEM
9 17 (26.98%) ITIL
10 16 (25.40%) Finance
11 15 (23.81%) VoIP
11 15 (23.81%) BGP
11 15 (23.81%) Network Security
11 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (22.22%) DNS
12 14 (22.22%) Wireless
13 13 (20.63%) DHCP
13 13 (20.63%) OSPF
13 13 (20.63%) Juniper
13 13 (20.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
14 12 (19.05%) Splunk
14 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (19.05%) SolarWinds
14 12 (19.05%) CISSP

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) nginx
3 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) WAN
2 21 (33.33%) VPN
3 20 (31.75%) LAN
3 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
4 19 (30.16%) Firewall
5 15 (23.81%) BGP
5 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (23.81%) Network Security
5 15 (23.81%) VoIP
6 14 (22.22%) DNS
6 14 (22.22%) Wireless
7 13 (20.63%) DHCP
7 13 (20.63%) OSPF
8 10 (15.87%) SAN
8 10 (15.87%) VLAN
9 8 (12.70%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (12.70%) MPLS
9 8 (12.70%) SSL
10 7 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Network Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
3 4 (6.35%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.70%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (7.94%) Fintech
5 5 (7.94%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (6.35%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.94%) Debian
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) SIEM
2 17 (26.98%) ITIL
3 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (17.46%) Line Management
4 11 (17.46%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.70%) Information Security
6 8 (12.70%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
7 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.52%) Network Design
8 6 (9.52%) Service Management
8 6 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.94%) Presales
9 5 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (6.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 7 (11.11%) Python
4 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) C++
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.57%) CCNP
3 12 (19.05%) CISSP
4 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.87%) CCNA
6 8 (12.70%) CCIE
6 8 (12.70%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (9.52%) JNCIE
8 5 (7.94%) CCA
8 5 (7.94%) CCDP
8 5 (7.94%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (6.35%) CCSE
9 4 (6.35%) IISP
9 4 (6.35%) ISSAP
9 4 (6.35%) JNCIP
10 3 (4.76%) CCAA
10 3 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (3.17%) CCSP
12 1 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 9 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.87%) XenApp
2 10 (15.87%) XenDesktop
3 9 (14.29%) vSphere
4 8 (12.70%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (9.52%) VMware NSX
7 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.35%) XenServer
8 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.59%) iptables
9 1 (1.59%) Postfix
9 1 (1.59%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) EdgeSight
1 10 (15.87%) Nagios
2 8 (12.70%) Nessus
3 7 (11.11%) Nmap
3 7 (11.11%) SCOM
4 5 (7.94%) SCCM
4 5 (7.94%) Suricata
5 4 (6.35%) QRadar
6 3 (4.76%) Ansible
7 2 (3.17%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.59%) OpenVAS
8 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (20.63%) Juniper
4 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 12 (19.05%) Splunk
5 11 (17.46%) Citrix
5 11 (17.46%) F5
5 11 (17.46%) Palo Alto
6 8 (12.70%) Tripwire
7 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.94%) AlienVault
10 4 (6.35%) IBM
10 4 (6.35%) Ivanti
10 4 (6.35%) LogRhythm
10 4 (6.35%) Riverbed
10 4 (6.35%) Tufin
11 2 (3.17%) Aruba
12 1 (1.59%) Stonesoft