Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South West
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 293 282
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 25 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 2.87% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 23
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +29.03%
10th Percentile £28,875 £41,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £52,875 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 1,625 1,916 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.08% 17.97% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,532 1,257
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,700 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 -21 15 £50,000 +17.65%
Somerset - 6 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £30,000 -
Bristol +10 1 £50,000 -
Cornwall - 1 £26,500 -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Python
3 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 10 (40.00%) CCNP
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (40.00%) Tcl
5 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (40.00%) BGP
5 10 (40.00%) TACACS
5 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 10 (40.00%) ArcSight
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (40.00%) ArcSight ESM
5 10 (40.00%) VMware NSX
5 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (40.00%) tcpdump
5 10 (40.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security

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 4 (16.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) BGP
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (40.00%) TACACS
2 10 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.00%) Modbus
6 2 (8.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Network Support
3 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) LAMP
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.00%) Smart Home
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (40.00%) Tcl
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNP
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CCSA
3 5 (20.00%) CCSE
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware NSX
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco LMS
2 5 (20.00%) Netcool
2 5 (20.00%) Opsview
2 5 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Nagios
3 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) CyberArk
4 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
4 5 (20.00%) Tufin
5 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto