The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireshark
Rank 104 112 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.19% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Wireshark
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 335 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.29% 22.32% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 228 291 345
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wireshark
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireshark Salary Trend in Cambridge

Wireshark
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wireshark also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Value-Added Service
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Lua
5 1 (14.29%) C++

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wireshark also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireshark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LTE
1 3 (42.86%) Value-Added Service
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Product Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Products Support Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Support
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Lua
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree