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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / South East
Rank 334 371 399
Rank change year-on-year +37 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 56 85 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 2.02% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 57
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -11.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2916 4205 4458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.82% 21.94% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3569 3413
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +56 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +15 22 £41,800 -24.00% 3
Hampshire +6 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +14 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £28,000 - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 70 (56.91%) Firewall
2 67 (54.47%) Cisco
3 55 (44.72%) VPN
4 51 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (39.02%) Linux
6 43 (34.96%) CCNA
7 41 (33.33%) Wireless
7 41 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 40 (32.52%) Juniper
9 37 (30.08%) CCNP
10 31 (25.20%) Telecoms
10 31 (25.20%) Riverbed
11 30 (24.39%) WAN
12 24 (19.51%) RTP
13 23 (18.70%) Wireless Security
14 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
15 20 (16.26%) DNS
15 20 (16.26%) Open Source
16 19 (15.45%) VMware
17 18 (14.63%) VoIP
18 17 (13.82%) C++
19 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (12.20%) Bash Shell
20 15 (12.20%) CheckPoint
21 14 (11.38%) OSPF
21 14 (11.38%) CentOS
21 14 (11.38%) Lua
21 14 (11.38%) Kamailio
22 13 (10.57%) Degree
22 13 (10.57%) Network Security

Wireshark
Top Related 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 8 (6.50%) IIS
2 6 (4.88%) Apache
3 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.63%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (56.91%) Firewall
2 55 (44.72%) VPN
3 41 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (33.33%) Wireless
4 30 (24.39%) WAN
5 24 (19.51%) RTP
6 23 (18.70%) Wireless Security
7 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
8 20 (16.26%) DNS
9 18 (14.63%) VoIP
10 14 (11.38%) OSPF
11 13 (10.57%) Network Security
12 12 (9.76%) HTTP
12 12 (9.76%) LAN
13 11 (8.94%) GSM
13 11 (8.94%) HTTPS
13 11 (8.94%) IPsec
13 11 (8.94%) LTE
13 11 (8.94%) SSH
13 11 (8.94%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) MySQL
2 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) GIS
3 2 (1.63%) InfluxDB
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) GCC
1 10 (8.13%) GDB
1 10 (8.13%) Subversion
1 10 (8.13%) Trac
2 3 (2.44%) WinDbg
3 2 (1.63%) AQtime
3 2 (1.63%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.63%) WebLOAD
General
1 31 (25.20%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.13%) Finance
3 9 (7.32%) Marketing
4 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Electronics
4 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (38.21%) Network Engineer
2 26 (21.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (20.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 25 (20.33%) Security Engineer
4 22 (17.89%) Analyst
5 19 (15.45%) Juniper Engineer
5 19 (15.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 18 (14.63%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Technical Support
8 8 (6.50%) Network Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Administrator
9 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (8.13%) STL
2 3 (2.44%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.63%) .NET
3 2 (1.63%) MAPI
4 1 (0.81%) Cocoa
4 1 (0.81%) LAMP
4 1 (0.81%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.94%) PKI
3 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.07%) Replication
4 4 (3.25%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.02%) Linux
2 14 (11.38%) CentOS
3 11 (8.94%) Unix
3 11 (8.94%) Windows
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Debian
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.26%) Open Source
2 12 (9.76%) ITIL
3 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
4 10 (8.13%) Cross-Platform Development
4 10 (8.13%) Multithreading
4 10 (8.13%) OO
4 10 (8.13%) Project Management
5 9 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 9 (7.32%) Presales
6 8 (6.50%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (5.69%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.88%) Change Management
8 6 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.07%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (4.07%) Network Design
9 5 (4.07%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.07%) Security Management
9 5 (4.07%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.82%) C++
2 15 (12.20%) Bash Shell
3 14 (11.38%) Lua
4 11 (8.94%) SQL
5 9 (7.32%) Perl
5 9 (7.32%) Python
6 5 (4.07%) C
6 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.25%) Ruby
8 3 (2.44%) C#
8 3 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (34.96%) CCNA
3 37 (30.08%) CCNP
4 13 (10.57%) Degree
5 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.07%) CCDP
6 5 (4.07%) GCIH
6 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.25%) CCIE
7 4 (3.25%) CISSP
7 4 (3.25%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.63%) CEH
8 2 (1.63%) CISA
8 2 (1.63%) GIAC
8 2 (1.63%) MCP
9 1 (0.81%) CCSE
9 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) HP MASE
9 1 (0.81%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.38%) Kamailio
2 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.25%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.63%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.63%) Snort
5 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Nagios
2 7 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.63%) Nessus
3 2 (1.63%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.63%) QRadar
3 2 (1.63%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (54.47%) Cisco
2 40 (32.52%) Juniper
3 31 (25.20%) Riverbed
4 19 (15.45%) VMware
5 15 (12.20%) CheckPoint
6 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.94%) SolarWinds
8 8 (6.50%) Aruba
8 8 (6.50%) F5
8 8 (6.50%) Fortinet
8 8 (6.50%) Palo Alto
9 6 (4.88%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.88%) LogLogic
10 5 (4.07%) Forcepoint
10 5 (4.07%) NETGEAR
10 5 (4.07%) SAP
10 5 (4.07%) Tufin
11 4 (3.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (3.25%) HP
11 4 (3.25%) Radianz
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