The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi 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
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 100 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 0.93% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 4.18% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 41
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £33,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
Wi-Fi
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%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Logistics
4 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
4 5 (31.25%) Online Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) Cacti
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) SNMP
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Sun
4 5 (31.25%) PMI
4 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 5 (31.25%) Nagios
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Splunk
4 5 (31.25%) pfSense
4 5 (31.25%) SmokePing

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) OSPF
3 5 (31.25%) SNMP
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (6.25%) 3G
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) LTE
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Robot Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Logistics
3 5 (31.25%) Online Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) pfSense
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Cacti
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
1 5 (31.25%) RANCID
1 5 (31.25%) SmokePing
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) F5
1 5 (31.25%) Juniper
1 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
1 5 (31.25%) Splunk
1 5 (31.25%) Sun
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago