The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 120 125 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wireshark 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.050% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.25% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £41,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.80% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 408 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.69% 20.48% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 343 302 314
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
Wireshark
Cambridgeshire

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 23 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Data Security
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) XMPP
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (25.00%) Redmine
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) MKS
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (25.00%) Redmine
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) MKS