Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 136 146
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.54% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 3.12% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +12.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £36,375 £22,350 £30,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £47,300
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +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 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 272 321 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.56% 15.64% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 217 281 423
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,700 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,100 £51,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.56%

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
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 19 June 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
South Wales +17 6 £42,000 +68.00% 2
West Wales - 4 £47,500 - 1
Wireshark
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (50.00%) Docker
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 3 (30.00%) Xen
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) G Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) RTP
5 3 (30.00%) SMS
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) CentOS
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) SUSE
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Groovy
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (30.00%) KVM
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Xen
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (30.00%) Salt
3 2 (20.00%) Packer
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) Brocade
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle