Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 124 142
Rank change year-on-year +18 +18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 16 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.88% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.69% 4.98% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £36,300 £22,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,600 £49,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% -8.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 281 301 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.53% 15.81% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 234 242 283
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Wales

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in Wales

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in Wales over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in Wales

Wireshark
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
South Wales +6 14 £45,000 +3.45% 3
North Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Wireshark
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (75.00%) CentOS
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) RTP
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 8 (50.00%) SUSE
4 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (43.75%) SLA
6 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) PBX
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) VLAN
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (25.00%) Groovy
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (25.00%) SNMP
8 4 (25.00%) CF BOSH

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) RTP
3 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) PBX
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) SNMP
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 2 (12.50%) BGP
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) IPv4
8 2 (12.50%) IPv6
8 2 (12.50%) OSPF
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (12.50%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) CF BOSH
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (25.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) CentOS
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) SUSE
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) BCP
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Strategic Management
6 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (25.00%) Groovy
1 4 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Google
3 4 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) BT
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Openreach
5 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) ZyXEL