Wireshark Jobs in the UK excluding London

Wireshark
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 702 667 683
Rank change year-on-year -35 +16 -144
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 69 86 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.093% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.80% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 110
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £30,494
25th Percentile £33,750 £36,938 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £51,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £76,563 £51,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,750 £54,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +3.24% +12.50% -8.57%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,853 10,799 11,336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.21% 18.61% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7,110 4,617 6,526
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,680
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,250 £61,588
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.94% -3.81% +5.00%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the UK excluding London

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireshark in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Wireshark in the UK excluding London

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireshark in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the UK excluding London

Wireshark
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 29 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlands -9 23 £37,500 +22.95% 4
West Midlands +6 15 £30,500 - 4
North of England +23 13 £56,500 +18.95% 4
South East -8 12 £41,250 -17.50% 3
South West -27 9 £60,000 -20.00% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £56,500 - 1
East Midlands -25 8 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
North West -13 4 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East of England -14 4 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Wales - 2 £27,500 - 1
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) Azure
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (13.04%) Entra ID
4 7 (10.14%) AWS
5 6 (8.70%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (8.70%) Azure Sentinel
5 6 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Purview
6 2 (2.90%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (2.90%) GitHub
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.43%) WAN
3 20 (28.99%) Firewall
3 20 (28.99%) LAN
4 17 (24.64%) VLAN
4 17 (24.64%) VoIP
5 14 (20.29%) DNS
5 14 (20.29%) Network Security
6 12 (17.39%) DHCP
7 11 (15.94%) SD-WAN
8 9 (13.04%) BGP
8 9 (13.04%) OSPF
8 9 (13.04%) Wireless
9 8 (11.59%) 802.11
9 8 (11.59%) VPN
10 7 (10.14%) EIGRP
10 7 (10.14%) MPLS
10 7 (10.14%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (10.14%) VRRP
10 7 (10.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.70%) IDA Disassembler
4 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) GCC
5 1 (1.45%) Git
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (34.78%) Social Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Retail
3 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.70%) Electronics
5 4 (5.80%) Aviation
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Lead
2 11 (15.94%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Senior
4 8 (11.59%) Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) IT Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Network Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Team Leader
5 7 (10.14%) Network Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Information Security Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Network Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Security Researcher
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Network Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Node.js
2 8 (11.59%) 802.1X
3 4 (5.80%) .NET
3 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.80%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.80%) CSS
3 4 (5.80%) Django
3 4 (5.80%) HTML
3 4 (5.80%) JSON
3 4 (5.80%) Qt
3 4 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.80%) React
3 4 (5.80%) WebSockets
3 4 (5.80%) XML
3 4 (5.80%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (2.90%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.14%) FMCG
2 7 (10.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) Video\Live Streaming
4 4 (5.80%) Robotics
5 3 (4.35%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (2.90%) CCTV
6 2 (2.90%) Cyber Threat
6 2 (2.90%) Onboarding
7 1 (1.45%) CSOC
7 1 (1.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.45%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.45%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Linux
2 25 (36.23%) Windows
3 6 (8.70%) Android
3 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (8.70%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (30.43%) Agile
3 14 (20.29%) Information Security
4 12 (17.39%) Cryptography
4 12 (17.39%) Network Architecture
4 12 (17.39%) Network Design
4 12 (17.39%) SIEM
5 11 (15.94%) Project Delivery
5 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.04%) Change Management
6 9 (13.04%) Information Security Management
6 9 (13.04%) Security Management
6 9 (13.04%) Security Operations
6 9 (13.04%) Validation
6 9 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (11.59%) Cloud Security
7 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.59%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (11.59%) Patch Management
7 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Python
2 21 (30.43%) PowerShell
3 16 (23.19%) C
4 12 (17.39%) Bash
4 12 (17.39%) C++
5 6 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (5.80%) Go
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.80%) R
6 4 (5.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.99%) Degree
3 19 (27.54%) CCNP
4 17 (24.64%) CCNA
5 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.39%) DV Cleared
7 9 (13.04%) CEH
8 8 (11.59%) CISSP
8 8 (11.59%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (11.59%) SANS
9 7 (10.14%) CCDP
9 7 (10.14%) CCIE
9 7 (10.14%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 7 (10.14%) MCSE
9 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (8.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 6 (8.70%) CCSP
10 6 (8.70%) SSCP
11 4 (5.80%) OSCP
12 3 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.49%) NIST
2 10 (14.49%) QA
3 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
1 13 (18.84%) Firmware
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (8.70%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) KVM
5 1 (1.45%) Snort
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (10.14%) Nmap
2 2 (2.90%) CSIRT
2 2 (2.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.90%) Nagios
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.45%) Iperf
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.45%) Progress Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Cisco
2 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) Veeam
4 8 (11.59%) VMware
5 7 (10.14%) Ekahau
5 7 (10.14%) Splunk
6 6 (8.70%) Qualys
6 6 (8.70%) Rapid7
6 6 (8.70%) Thycotic
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.90%) F5
9 2 (2.90%) Juniper
9 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.90%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.45%) BT
10 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.45%) Meraki
10 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.45%) Supermicro