Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 424 471
Rank change year-on-year -35 +47 +20
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 74 111 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 2.07% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £69,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +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 4,796 5,366 7,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 18.43% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,778 4,303 6,302
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +2.65%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Thames Valley -13 35 £52,050 +6.77% 6
Berkshire -7 31 £75,000 +36.36% 6
Surrey +6 25 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -16 12 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £52,050 +11.94%
East Sussex - 2 £23,500 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 38 (51.35%) Cisco
2 35 (47.30%) VPN
3 32 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (40.54%) TCP/IP
5 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
6 27 (36.49%) CCNP
6 27 (36.49%) Juniper
7 25 (33.78%) IIS
7 25 (33.78%) Windows
8 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
8 23 (31.08%) Riverbed
9 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (27.03%) LAN
10 20 (27.03%) CheckPoint
11 19 (25.68%) OSPF
11 19 (25.68%) BGP
11 19 (25.68%) DNS
11 19 (25.68%) SolarWinds
12 18 (24.32%) Network Security
12 18 (24.32%) WAN
12 18 (24.32%) DHCP
12 18 (24.32%) ITIL
13 17 (22.97%) Linux
13 17 (22.97%) SSL
13 17 (22.97%) SCCM
13 17 (22.97%) SCOM
13 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
14 16 (21.62%) SIEM
14 16 (21.62%) Load Balancing

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 25 (33.78%) IIS
2 14 (18.92%) Apache
3 10 (13.51%) JBoss
3 10 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Office 365
2 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (47.30%) VPN
2 32 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
3 30 (40.54%) TCP/IP
4 20 (27.03%) LAN
5 19 (25.68%) BGP
5 19 (25.68%) DNS
5 19 (25.68%) OSPF
6 18 (24.32%) DHCP
6 18 (24.32%) Network Security
6 18 (24.32%) WAN
7 17 (22.97%) SSL
8 14 (18.92%) SNMP
9 13 (17.57%) Wireless
10 12 (16.22%) Cisco Firepower
10 12 (16.22%) Ethernet
10 12 (16.22%) FWSM
10 12 (16.22%) MPLS
10 12 (16.22%) VLAN
10 12 (16.22%) WLAN
11 10 (13.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.35%) GCC
4 1 (1.35%) GDB
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Trac
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Analyst
3 16 (21.62%) Security Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (18.92%) Architect
6 12 (16.22%) Security Architect
6 12 (16.22%) Security Solutions Architect
6 12 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (14.86%) NOC Engineer
7 11 (14.86%) Wireless Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) Network Operations Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Voice Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
1 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
2 10 (13.51%) Ajax
2 10 (13.51%) CSS
2 10 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (6.76%) LAMP
3 5 (6.76%) LDAP
4 3 (4.05%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 12 (16.22%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (16.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.35%) Fintech
6 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
5 2 (2.70%) Kali Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ITIL
2 16 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 16 (21.62%) SIEM
3 14 (18.92%) Value Proposition
4 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
4 13 (17.57%) Network Design
4 13 (17.57%) Presales
4 13 (17.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
5 12 (16.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 12 (16.22%) Software Optimisation
6 11 (14.86%) ITSM
6 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.51%) Asset Management
7 10 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (13.51%) Problem Management
8 8 (10.81%) Change Management
9 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.51%) Python
3 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.41%) Perl
5 2 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (36.49%) CCNP
3 14 (18.92%) CISSP
4 13 (17.57%) CCDP
4 13 (17.57%) CCNA
5 12 (16.22%) CCSE
5 12 (16.22%) IISP
5 12 (16.22%) ISSAP
5 12 (16.22%) JNCIP
6 9 (12.16%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (8.11%) CCIE
8 5 (6.76%) CCA
9 4 (5.41%) CCAA
9 4 (5.41%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (5.41%) CCIE Security
10 2 (2.70%) AWS Certification
10 2 (2.70%) CCSP
10 2 (2.70%) Degree
10 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.22%) vSphere
4 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (12.16%) XenApp
4 9 (12.16%) XenDesktop
5 8 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (5.41%) XenServer
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) SCCM
1 17 (22.97%) SCOM
2 12 (16.22%) QRadar
3 10 (13.51%) OPNET
4 9 (12.16%) EdgeSight
5 7 (9.46%) Puppet
6 4 (5.41%) Ansible
7 3 (4.05%) Nagios
7 3 (4.05%) Nessus
8 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.70%) Nmap
8 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.35%) OpenVAS
9 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Cisco
2 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.49%) Juniper
4 23 (31.08%) Riverbed
5 20 (27.03%) CheckPoint
6 19 (25.68%) SolarWinds
7 15 (20.27%) VMware
8 14 (18.92%) Fortinet
8 14 (18.92%) Splunk
9 13 (17.57%) LogRhythm
10 12 (16.22%) Forcepoint
10 12 (16.22%) IBM
10 12 (16.22%) Tufin
11 11 (14.86%) Citrix
12 10 (13.51%) Dynatrace
13 5 (6.76%) F5
13 5 (6.76%) Palo Alto
14 4 (5.41%) Infoblox
14 4 (5.41%) Ivanti
14 4 (5.41%) Red Hat