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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 110 100 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 1.78% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £22,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
393 394 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.51% 25.39% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 294 318 347
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Bluetooth
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) TETRA
3 3 (30.00%) DECT
3 3 (30.00%) GSM
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Genesys
3 3 (30.00%) Tcl
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (20.00%) 802.11
4 2 (20.00%) ASIC
4 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) DTV
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) TETRA
2 3 (30.00%) DECT
2 3 (30.00%) GSM
2 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 2 (20.00%) 802.11
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) UPnP
4 1 (10.00%) Multicast
4 1 (10.00%) DLNA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) RF Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior RF Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) ASIC
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) STB
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Tcl
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
1 3 (30.00%) Genesys
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Broadcom
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
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Salary: c£25k
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Salary: £competitive
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