Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 98 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 3 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.26% 0.84% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 5.71% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Staffordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +163.16% -26.92%
10th Percentile £50,500 £27,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £68,750 £20,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% +50.94% -33.75%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 125 175 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.86% 14.73% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 105 147 153
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,350
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Staffordshire

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Staffordshire

Wireshark
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Wireshark
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) SMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Development Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Security Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap