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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / South West
Rank 201 218 213
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 37 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 3.02% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 25
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -34.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £59,850 £62,500
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 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 790 1158 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.53% 19.70% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 600 972 847
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,203
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 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 25 March 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 25 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
Bristol +21 18 £40,000 -6.97%
Gloucestershire +4 9 £46,250 -27.73%
Cornwall - 4 £24,500 -
Wiltshire -9 2 £41,250 +33.06% 1
Devon - 2 £24,500 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 26 (60.47%) Snort
1 26 (60.47%) SIEM
2 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
3 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
4 21 (48.84%) Information Security
5 20 (46.51%) GIAC
5 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
5 20 (46.51%) DV Cleared
6 18 (41.86%) Linux
6 18 (41.86%) Coaching
7 17 (39.53%) Windows
8 16 (37.21%) Unix
8 16 (37.21%) Java
8 16 (37.21%) SSL
8 16 (37.21%) GCIH
8 16 (37.21%) tcpdump
8 16 (37.21%) ArcSight
9 14 (32.56%) CISSP
9 14 (32.56%) LogRhythm
10 13 (30.23%) .NET
10 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
11 12 (27.91%) GCIA
11 12 (27.91%) Nmap
11 12 (27.91%) DHCP
11 12 (27.91%) Internet
11 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (27.91%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (27.91%) SANS
11 12 (27.91%) Security Operations
11 12 (27.91%) Security Operations Centre

Wireshark
Top Related 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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
2 16 (37.21%) SSL
2 16 (37.21%) tcpdump
3 12 (27.91%) DHCP
3 12 (27.91%) Internet
4 11 (25.58%) DNS
5 10 (23.26%) FTP
5 10 (23.26%) HTTP
5 10 (23.26%) LDAP
5 10 (23.26%) SMTP
5 10 (23.26%) Telnet
6 7 (16.28%) Firewall
6 7 (16.28%) IPsec
7 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
7 6 (13.95%) LAN
7 6 (13.95%) SSH
7 6 (13.95%) VPN
7 6 (13.95%) WAN
8 4 (9.30%) Wireless
9 3 (6.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Analyst
2 24 (55.81%) SOC Analyst
3 18 (41.86%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Incident Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Research Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) CGI
2 3 (6.98%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (13.95%) PKI
4 4 (9.30%) iPad
5 3 (6.98%) CCTV
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.33%) BYOD
6 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) iPhone
6 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) SUSE
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) SIEM
2 21 (48.84%) Information Security
3 18 (41.86%) Coaching
4 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
5 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
5 12 (27.91%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (27.91%) Security Operations
6 10 (23.26%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (16.28%) Network Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 6 (13.95%) ITSM
8 6 (13.95%) Network Packet Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Security Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Service Management
9 4 (9.30%) Service Design
9 4 (9.30%) Threat Detection
10 3 (6.98%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.98%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) C
4 4 (9.30%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
2 20 (46.51%) DV Cleared
2 20 (46.51%) GIAC
2 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
3 16 (37.21%) GCIH
4 14 (32.56%) CISSP
5 12 (27.91%) GCIA
5 12 (27.91%) SANS
6 6 (13.95%) Degree
7 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) ISO22301
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) Snort
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Nmap
2 4 (9.30%) RSA enVision
3 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) ArcSight
2 14 (32.56%) LogRhythm
3 12 (27.91%) FireEye
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco
5 4 (9.30%) LogLogic
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) NetWitness
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Sophos
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) Avaya
8 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.33%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Polycom
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 day holiday, childcare vouchers
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