Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 288 331
Rank change year-on-year +23 +43 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 59 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 2.59% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 14
South West median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,350
90th Percentile £56,000 £45,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +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 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 1,507 1,853 1,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.15% 18.12% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,166 1,495 1,609
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.23% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Wiltshire +20 51 £43,750 -2.78% 1
Bristol +22 4 £34,736 -35.37%
Gloucestershire +10 4 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 55 (93.22%) Cisco
2 53 (89.83%) Python
3 49 (83.05%) VMware
3 49 (83.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 46 (77.97%) BGP
4 46 (77.97%) CCNP
4 46 (77.97%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (72.88%) Network Monitoring
6 41 (69.49%) Capacity Management
6 41 (69.49%) Cisco IOS
6 41 (69.49%) SLA
6 41 (69.49%) LAN
6 41 (69.49%) WAN
7 39 (66.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 37 (62.71%) EIGRP
8 37 (62.71%) Nagios
8 37 (62.71%) Service Management
8 37 (62.71%) Incident Management
8 37 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (62.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 37 (62.71%) Cisco LMS
8 37 (62.71%) Opsview
8 37 (62.71%) Security Patching
8 37 (62.71%) NX-OS
9 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
10 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
11 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (30.51%) Firewall
12 17 (28.81%) Linux
13 16 (27.12%) CheckPoint

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (83.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 46 (77.97%) BGP
3 41 (69.49%) Cisco IOS
3 41 (69.49%) LAN
3 41 (69.49%) WAN
4 37 (62.71%) EIGRP
4 37 (62.71%) NX-OS
5 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (30.51%) Firewall
6 12 (20.34%) Cisco ISE
6 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (20.34%) TACACS
6 12 (20.34%) tcpdump
7 11 (18.64%) OSPF
8 9 (15.25%) Network Security
9 6 (10.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (10.17%) VPN
9 6 (10.17%) Wireless
10 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (6.78%) Junos
Development Applications
1 39 (66.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.08%) GDB
2 3 (5.08%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (11.86%) Banking
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Automotive
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (86.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Network Support
3 5 (8.47%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Network Specialist
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Cyberattack
3 2 (3.39%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Network Monitoring
2 41 (69.49%) Capacity Management
3 37 (62.71%) Incident Management
3 37 (62.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (62.71%) Security Patching
3 37 (62.71%) Service Management
4 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
5 10 (16.95%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
7 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.86%) Decision-Making
8 6 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.78%) Adaptive Security
9 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (6.78%) Network Management
9 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.08%) Fuzz Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
10 3 (5.08%) SDLC
10 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) Python
2 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
2 12 (20.34%) Tcl
3 4 (6.78%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.69%) C
4 1 (1.69%) C++
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (77.97%) CCNP
1 46 (77.97%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.68%) Security Cleared
3 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
4 16 (27.12%) DV Cleared
5 9 (15.25%) CCNA
6 7 (11.86%) CCSA
6 7 (11.86%) CCSE
6 7 (11.86%) Degree
7 4 (6.78%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (69.49%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (62.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.34%) VMware NSX
3 4 (6.78%) NFS
4 3 (5.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (62.71%) Cisco LMS
1 37 (62.71%) Nagios
1 37 (62.71%) Opsview
2 12 (20.34%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (8.47%) Netcool
3 5 (8.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) Cisco
2 49 (83.05%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) CheckPoint
4 12 (20.34%) ArcSight
4 12 (20.34%) Blue Coat
4 12 (20.34%) F5
5 11 (18.64%) SolarWinds
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.47%) CyberArk
7 5 (8.47%) Symantec
7 5 (8.47%) Tufin
8 4 (6.78%) Brocade
8 4 (6.78%) BT
8 4 (6.78%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.78%) Juniper
8 4 (6.78%) McAfee
8 4 (6.78%) Meraki
8 4 (6.78%) Siemens
8 4 (6.78%) Sophos
8 4 (6.78%) WatchGuard