Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 418 417 472
Rank change year-on-year -1 +55 +26
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 135 119 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 2.11% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 141
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

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 5,160 5,633 7,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.85% 19.45% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 4,535 6,673
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +28 68 £52,050 +30.13% 3
Berkshire +10 59 £50,000 +22.25% 3
Surrey -10 38 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Hampshire -28 21 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -19 6 - -
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £52,050 -
West Sussex +3 1 £42,500 -29.17%
M4 Corridor 0 1 - -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 76 (56.30%) Cisco
2 52 (38.52%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (37.78%) WAN
4 50 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 48 (35.56%) VPN
5 48 (35.56%) Linux
6 46 (34.07%) IIS
7 45 (33.33%) CCNP
7 45 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 41 (30.37%) LAN
9 41 (30.37%) CheckPoint
10 38 (28.15%) Juniper
10 38 (28.15%) ITIL
10 38 (28.15%) Windows
11 37 (27.41%) DNS
11 37 (27.41%) Riverbed
12 36 (26.67%) OSPF
13 35 (25.93%) BGP
13 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
14 34 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (23.70%) SolarWinds
16 31 (22.96%) Telecoms
17 30 (22.22%) SSL
17 30 (22.22%) DHCP
18 28 (20.74%) SCOM
18 28 (20.74%) Load Balancing
18 28 (20.74%) Windows Server
19 27 (20.00%) Fortinet
19 27 (20.00%) SCCM

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 46 (34.07%) IIS
2 24 (17.78%) Apache
3 19 (14.07%) JBoss
3 19 (14.07%) WebLogic
3 19 (14.07%) WebSphere
3 19 (14.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.48%) Confluence
5 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.07%) Office 365
2 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (37.78%) WAN
2 50 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 48 (35.56%) VPN
4 45 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (30.37%) LAN
6 37 (27.41%) DNS
7 36 (26.67%) OSPF
8 35 (25.93%) BGP
9 30 (22.22%) DHCP
9 30 (22.22%) SSL
10 26 (19.26%) Network Security
10 26 (19.26%) WLAN
11 25 (18.52%) MPLS
11 25 (18.52%) RTP
11 25 (18.52%) VLAN
12 24 (17.78%) SNMP
13 22 (16.30%) Cisco Firepower
13 22 (16.30%) Ethernet
13 22 (16.30%) FWSM
14 21 (15.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) GCC
1 13 (9.63%) GDB
1 13 (9.63%) Subversion
1 13 (9.63%) Trac
2 7 (5.19%) WinDbg
3 6 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.48%) JIRA
5 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.74%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.74%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.74%) OllyDbg
General
1 31 (22.96%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (2.22%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (30.37%) Network Engineer
2 24 (17.78%) Architect
3 22 (16.30%) Analyst
3 22 (16.30%) Security Architect
3 22 (16.30%) Security Solutions Architect
3 22 (16.30%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (14.07%) Technical Analyst
5 17 (12.59%) Security Engineer
6 16 (11.85%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
7 15 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) Core Network Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) NOC Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) Telecoms Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) Wireless Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.30%) .NET
1 22 (16.30%) .NET Framework
2 19 (14.07%) Ajax
2 19 (14.07%) CSS
2 19 (14.07%) HTML
3 13 (9.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (9.63%) STL
4 4 (2.96%) LAMP
5 2 (1.48%) LDAP
6 1 (0.74%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (17.04%) Data Centre
3 22 (16.30%) Cyberthreat
3 22 (16.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 19 (14.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.22%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) Blog
7 1 (0.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.56%) Linux
2 38 (28.15%) Windows
3 28 (20.74%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.37%) CentOS
5 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.48%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) ITIL
2 28 (20.74%) Load Balancing
3 26 (19.26%) Presales
3 26 (19.26%) SIEM
4 25 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (17.04%) Incident Management
5 23 (17.04%) Value Proposition
5 23 (17.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 22 (16.30%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.30%) ITIL V3
6 22 (16.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 22 (16.30%) Network Design
6 22 (16.30%) Software Optimisation
7 20 (14.81%) ITSM
8 19 (14.07%) Asset Management
8 19 (14.07%) Collaborative Working
8 19 (14.07%) Problem Management
9 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 16 (11.85%) Change Management
10 16 (11.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.04%) C++
1 23 (17.04%) SQL
2 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.33%) Python
4 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.89%) Lua
5 12 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.67%) C#
7 8 (5.93%) Java
8 6 (4.44%) VBScript
9 5 (3.70%) Perl
10 2 (1.48%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (38.52%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (33.33%) CCNP
3 24 (17.78%) CCSE
3 24 (17.78%) JNCIP
4 22 (16.30%) CCDP
4 22 (16.30%) CISSP
4 22 (16.30%) IISP
4 22 (16.30%) ISSAP
5 21 (15.56%) CCNA
6 18 (13.33%) CCIE
7 9 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (5.19%) CCA
9 6 (4.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 6 (4.44%) CCIE Security
10 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.48%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.48%) CCAA
11 2 (1.48%) Degree
12 1 (0.74%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.37%) vSphere
4 12 (8.89%) Kamailio
5 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (6.67%) XenApp
6 9 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.44%) XenServer
9 3 (2.22%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.74%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 28 (20.74%) SCOM
2 27 (20.00%) SCCM
3 22 (16.30%) QRadar
4 19 (14.07%) OPNET
5 11 (8.15%) Puppet
6 9 (6.67%) EdgeSight
7 6 (4.44%) Ansible
8 3 (2.22%) Nagios
8 3 (2.22%) Nessus
9 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.48%) Nmap
9 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (56.30%) Cisco
2 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 41 (30.37%) CheckPoint
4 38 (28.15%) Juniper
5 37 (27.41%) Riverbed
6 32 (23.70%) SolarWinds
7 27 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 24 (17.78%) Splunk
9 23 (17.04%) LogRhythm
10 22 (16.30%) Forcepoint
10 22 (16.30%) IBM
10 22 (16.30%) Tufin
11 19 (14.07%) Dynatrace
11 19 (14.07%) VMware
12 11 (8.15%) Citrix
13 8 (5.93%) F5
13 8 (5.93%) Sophos
14 7 (5.19%) HP
15 6 (4.44%) Infoblox
15 6 (4.44%) Progress