Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 147 149
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 19 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.92% 0.34% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 2.00% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Wales median annual salary £39,675 £38,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.41% -39.20% +83.82%
10th Percentile £29,100 £24,375 £55,750
90th Percentile £49,000 £49,375 £67,250
UK median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -

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 389 449 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.85% 16.93% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 332 339 411
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,775 £22,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 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
West Wales -7 9 £39,351 -12.55%
South Wales +31 8 £27,000 -12.90%
Wireshark
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 12 (63.16%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) F5
6 5 (26.32%) Splunk
6 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (26.32%) IaaS
6 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
6 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (26.32%) Vyatta
6 5 (26.32%) Ansible
6 5 (26.32%) Docker
6 5 (26.32%) PuTTY
6 5 (26.32%) AppDynamics
6 5 (26.32%) Bluemix
6 5 (26.32%) Fintech
6 5 (26.32%) Network Packet Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Bluemix
1 5 (26.32%) IaaS
1 5 (26.32%) IBM Cloud
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) PuTTY
2 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) Intranet
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Fiddler
1 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.26%) OllyDbg
2 1 (5.26%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Principal Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Malware Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Build Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Fintech
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Debian
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Network Packet Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) OWASP
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) C
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) Cuckoo Sandbox
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) AppDynamics
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Splunk
4 5 (26.32%) Vyatta
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) Mitel
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) VMware