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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 109 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.12% 0.14% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.60% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £45,250 £42,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.73% +8.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
360 336 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.29% 23.38% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 257 321
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Banking

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) RANAP
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Regular Expression
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Tektronix
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 DOE + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago