Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 309 329
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 -31
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 13 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.64% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
West Midlands median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +25.00% +50.94%
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,464 1,563 1,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.96% 15.79% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,257 1,406
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Wireshark in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireshark in the West Midlands

Wireshark
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham - 9 £80,000 - 1
Staffordshire +18 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Coventry +10 1 - -
Wireshark
England

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 10 (76.92%) WAN
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) SNMP
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
1 10 (76.92%) MPLS
1 10 (76.92%) SIEM
2 9 (69.23%) FWSM
2 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
2 9 (69.23%) Splunk
2 9 (69.23%) LogRhythm
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Tufin
2 9 (69.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 9 (69.23%) Software Optimisation
2 9 (69.23%) QRadar
2 9 (69.23%) IISP
2 9 (69.23%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (69.23%) Presales
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Firepower
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) CCSE
2 9 (69.23%) ISSAP

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
1 10 (76.92%) MPLS
1 10 (76.92%) SNMP
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Firepower
2 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
2 9 (69.23%) FWSM
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) VLAN
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) WLAN
3 4 (30.77%) FTP
4 3 (23.08%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
1 1 (7.69%) GDB
1 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
1 1 (7.69%) sqlmap
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
1 10 (76.92%) Security Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Security Solutions Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Billing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
1 9 (69.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Kali Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SIEM
2 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
2 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
2 9 (69.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) Presales
2 9 (69.23%) Software Optimisation
2 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCDP
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) CCSE
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (69.23%) CISSP
1 9 (69.23%) IISP
1 9 (69.23%) ISSAP
1 9 (69.23%) JNCIP
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) QRadar
2 1 (7.69%) CASB
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Nmap
2 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) Fortinet
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) LogRhythm
2 9 (69.23%) Splunk
2 9 (69.23%) Tufin
3 7 (53.85%) Forcepoint
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) VMware