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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank - 128 122
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £41,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £41,875
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +11.04%
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
311 410 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.07% 22.28% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 275 315 264
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) MOM
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (16.67%) 3G
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) LTE
5 1 (16.67%) TTCN

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) RNC
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) MOM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware