Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 318 321
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 44 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 1.16% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 37
South West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -4.76%
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1793 1983 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.43% 18.42% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1630 1977
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +24 25 £45,000 -14.29%
Gloucestershire +31 11 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Somerset -5 2 £42,500 -12.82%
Bristol -25 1 £57,500 +16.16% 1
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 39 (88.64%) SC Cleared
1 39 (88.64%) Security Cleared
2 33 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 31 (70.45%) Cisco
4 29 (65.91%) BGP
5 28 (63.64%) Nagios
5 28 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
6 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (61.36%) VMware
7 25 (56.82%) Service Management
7 25 (56.82%) Cisco IOS
7 25 (56.82%) Incident Management
7 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (56.82%) CCNP
7 25 (56.82%) EIGRP
7 25 (56.82%) SLA
7 25 (56.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 25 (56.82%) Python
7 25 (56.82%) LAN
7 25 (56.82%) WAN
7 25 (56.82%) Cisco LMS
7 25 (56.82%) Opsview
7 25 (56.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 25 (56.82%) Capacity Management
7 25 (56.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (56.82%) NX-OS
7 25 (56.82%) Security Patching
8 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
9 16 (36.36%) tcpdump
10 15 (34.09%) DNS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) BGP
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco IOS
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 25 (56.82%) EIGRP
2 25 (56.82%) LAN
2 25 (56.82%) NX-OS
2 25 (56.82%) WAN
3 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
4 16 (36.36%) tcpdump
5 15 (34.09%) DNS
5 15 (34.09%) HTTP
6 13 (29.55%) DHCP
6 13 (29.55%) FTP
6 13 (29.55%) Telnet
7 9 (20.45%) LDAP
7 9 (20.45%) SMTP
7 9 (20.45%) SSL
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
9 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (9.09%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.09%) Military
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Intrusion Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
2 25 (56.82%) Capacity Management
2 25 (56.82%) Incident Management
2 25 (56.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 25 (56.82%) Security Patching
2 25 (56.82%) Service Management
3 14 (31.82%) SIEM
4 12 (27.27%) Information Security
4 12 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 11 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (22.73%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (18.18%) Service Design
8 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.36%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (9.09%) Data Encryption
9 4 (9.09%) Data Security
9 4 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
9 4 (9.09%) Threat Detection
9 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Python
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (88.64%) SC Cleared
1 39 (88.64%) Security Cleared
2 33 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 25 (56.82%) CCNP
3 25 (56.82%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.45%) GIAC
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.27%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (56.82%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) Snort
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (63.64%) Nagios
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco LMS
2 25 (56.82%) Opsview
3 4 (9.09%) Nessus
4 2 (4.55%) Cacti
4 2 (4.55%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) Munin
5 1 (2.27%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.27%) RSA enVision
5 1 (2.27%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Cisco
2 27 (61.36%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.09%) Dell
3 4 (9.09%) Xerox
4 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.27%) LogLogic
4 1 (2.27%) NetWitness