The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 201 231
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 36 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.37% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 18
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £31,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

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 West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 785 1038 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.79% 20.07% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 650 849 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in the South West

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the South West

Wireshark
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Gloucestershire 0 14 £40,000 -27.27%
Wiltshire +2 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol -19 8 - -
Cornwall - 2 £24,500 -
Somerset -8 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 51 (68.92%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.86%) SC Cleared
3 45 (60.81%) DV Cleared
4 42 (56.76%) SIEM
4 42 (56.76%) TCP/IP
4 42 (56.76%) Snort
5 31 (41.89%) Information Security
5 31 (41.89%) Windows
5 31 (41.89%) Linux
6 29 (39.19%) GIAC
6 29 (39.19%) tcpdump
7 28 (37.84%) Unix
8 27 (36.49%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (35.14%) Coaching
9 26 (35.14%) SSL
10 25 (33.78%) Java
11 24 (32.43%) DHCP
12 23 (31.08%) HTTP
12 23 (31.08%) DNS
12 23 (31.08%) GCIH
12 23 (31.08%) ArcSight
13 22 (29.73%) FTP
13 22 (29.73%) Telnet
14 20 (27.03%) Cisco
14 20 (27.03%) CISSP
14 20 (27.03%) LogRhythm
15 19 (25.68%) Mentoring
15 19 (25.68%) FireEye
15 19 (25.68%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 19 (25.68%) SANS

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.76%) TCP/IP
2 29 (39.19%) tcpdump
3 26 (35.14%) SSL
4 24 (32.43%) DHCP
5 23 (31.08%) DNS
5 23 (31.08%) HTTP
6 22 (29.73%) FTP
6 22 (29.73%) Telnet
7 19 (25.68%) Internet
7 19 (25.68%) LDAP
7 19 (25.68%) SMTP
8 17 (22.97%) LAN
8 17 (22.97%) WAN
9 13 (17.57%) Firewall
10 11 (14.86%) BGP
11 10 (13.51%) HTTPS
11 10 (13.51%) VPN
12 9 (12.16%) EIGRP
13 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (10.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.05%) IDA Disassembler
3 2 (2.70%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.35%) GDB
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Military
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (67.57%) Analyst
2 41 (55.41%) SOC Analyst
3 28 (37.84%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (22.97%) Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Junior
8 2 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Junior Security Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Unix Analyst
9 1 (1.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Graduate
9 1 (1.35%) Research Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Security Researcher
9 1 (1.35%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.35%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) CGI
2 5 (6.76%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (13.51%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.46%) PKI
5 5 (6.76%) CCTV
6 4 (5.41%) iPad
7 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.35%) BYOD
9 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.35%) iPhone
9 1 (1.35%) User Experience
9 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.89%) Linux
1 31 (41.89%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Unix
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.76%) SUSE
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Vista
5 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) SIEM
2 31 (41.89%) Information Security
3 27 (36.49%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (35.14%) Coaching
5 19 (25.68%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 19 (25.68%) Mentoring
5 19 (25.68%) Security Operations
5 19 (25.68%) Software Engineering
5 19 (25.68%) Threat Intelligence
6 17 (22.97%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (21.62%) Service Management
8 11 (14.86%) Network Architecture
8 11 (14.86%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (10.81%) Capacity Management
9 8 (10.81%) Data Security
9 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.81%) ITSM
9 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (10.81%) Security Patching
10 7 (9.46%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) Java
2 16 (21.62%) Python
2 16 (21.62%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) C
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (68.92%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.86%) SC Cleared
3 45 (60.81%) DV Cleared
4 29 (39.19%) GIAC
5 23 (31.08%) GCIH
6 20 (27.03%) CISSP
7 19 (25.68%) GCIA
7 19 (25.68%) SANS
8 8 (10.81%) CCNP
8 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (9.46%) Degree
10 5 (6.76%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 42 (56.76%) Snort
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (25.68%) Nmap
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco LMS
2 8 (10.81%) Nagios
2 8 (10.81%) Opsview
3 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.41%) RSA enVision
5 3 (4.05%) Nessus
6 1 (1.35%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.35%) Iperf
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) ArcSight
2 20 (27.03%) Cisco
2 20 (27.03%) LogRhythm
3 19 (25.68%) FireEye
4 14 (18.92%) VMware
5 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.76%) HP
6 5 (6.76%) Sophos
6 5 (6.76%) Symantec
7 4 (5.41%) LogLogic
7 4 (5.41%) NetWitness
8 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.05%) Dell
8 3 (4.05%) Xerox
9 2 (2.70%) Avaya
10 1 (1.35%) Apple
10 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.35%) Mitel
10 1 (1.35%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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