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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 110 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 2.34% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
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
306 385 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.08% 23.42% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 221 288 262
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
2 11 (64.71%) Bluetooth
3 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) C++
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) ZigBee
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) Perl
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) Android
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) C
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) Logistics
8 5 (29.41%) Cacti
8 5 (29.41%) Marketing
8 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) SNMP
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) Nagios
8 5 (29.41%) OSPF
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Sun
8 5 (29.41%) PMI

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Internet
2 11 (64.71%) Bluetooth
3 8 (47.06%) ZigBee
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) SNMP
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) 802.15
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) Modbus
5 4 (23.53%) SSL
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) X.509
6 1 (5.88%) 3G
6 1 (5.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) GCC
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
1 4 (23.53%) Ajax
1 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) JNI
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
1 4 (23.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Internet of Things
1 5 (29.41%) PMI
2 4 (23.53%) CAN bus
2 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 5 (29.41%) Online Marketing
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) C
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) pfSense
2 4 (23.53%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Cacti
1 5 (29.41%) Nagios
1 5 (29.41%) RANCID
1 5 (29.41%) SmokePing
2 4 (23.53%) Cobbler
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) F5
1 5 (29.41%) Juniper
1 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
1 5 (29.41%) Splunk
1 5 (29.41%) Sun
2 4 (23.53%) Wind River
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago