Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireshark
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 123 145
Rank change year-on-year +12 +22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 22 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 0.75% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 4.64% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 5
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £39,351 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% +26.94% -40.95%
10th Percentile £39,750 £25,500 £23,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £43,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +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 319 323 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.35% 16.18% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 267 288 382
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £23,450 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £56,150
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

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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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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 -4 13 £53,750 +99.07% 1
West Wales +18 7 £47,500 +20.71%
North Wales - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wireshark
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) CentOS
3 12 (54.55%) Ansible
3 12 (54.55%) Docker
4 10 (45.45%) DevOps
4 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 10 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) WAN
5 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (40.91%) Groovy
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) SLA
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 7 (31.82%) CCNP
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Google
7 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds
7 7 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (27.27%) Stackdriver
8 6 (27.27%) Puppet

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 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (27.27%) Stackdriver
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.55%) G Suite
4 1 (4.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) DHCP
7 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 3 (13.64%) RTP
7 3 (13.64%) SMS
7 3 (13.64%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) MPLS
8 2 (9.09%) SNMP
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (4.55%) Network Security
9 1 (4.55%) SSL
9 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) CF BOSH
2 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) REST
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Native
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) CentOS
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Debian
4 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) BCP
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Strategic Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 9 (40.91%) Groovy
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCDA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Docker
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) KVM
3 3 (13.64%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) iptables
4 1 (4.55%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Ansible
2 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (27.27%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.64%) Packer
3 3 (13.64%) Salt
3 3 (13.64%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) Google
4 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds
5 6 (27.27%) Splunk
6 3 (13.64%) Brocade
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle