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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 103 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.17% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 0.70% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
224 431 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.90% 23.79% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 205 326 304
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) C
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) Bluetooth
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Nagios
5 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
5 5 (29.41%) SonicWALL
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (29.41%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) Splunk
5 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) Perl
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
8 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) Bluetooth
3 5 (29.41%) VoIP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
6 2 (11.76%) LTE
6 2 (11.76%) 3G
6 2 (11.76%) 802.15
6 2 (11.76%) X.509
6 2 (11.76%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 1 (5.88%) Modbus
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) GCC
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) RF Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) REST
1 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) iOS SDK
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) CAN bus
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Kanban
2 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
2 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
1 2 (11.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) SonicWALL
2 5 (29.41%) F5
2 5 (29.41%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) Wind River
3 1 (5.88%) Apple