The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 64 41 84
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 45 99 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.18% 5.38% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.38% 24.44% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 35
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
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
313 405 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.15% 22.01% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 275 310 258
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 51 (41.80%) Degree
2 38 (31.15%) Software Engineering
2 38 (31.15%) C
2 38 (31.15%) C++
3 37 (30.33%) LAN
4 36 (29.51%) WAN
5 34 (27.87%) Python
6 33 (27.05%) Computer Science
7 29 (23.77%) Linux
8 26 (21.31%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (19.67%) VPN
10 23 (18.85%) Active Directory
11 21 (17.21%) Internet
11 21 (17.21%) Internet of Things
12 18 (14.75%) Android
13 17 (13.93%) Java
14 16 (13.11%) CISSP
14 16 (13.11%) CISM
14 16 (13.11%) Firewall
14 16 (13.11%) Management Information System
14 16 (13.11%) Information Security
14 16 (13.11%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (12.30%) Visualisation
15 15 (12.30%) Apple iOS
15 15 (12.30%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (12.30%) Windows
16 14 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (11.48%) CCNP
16 14 (11.48%) VLAN
16 14 (11.48%) Riverbed

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.28%) Node.js
2 1 (0.82%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.31%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.33%) LAN
2 36 (29.51%) WAN
3 24 (19.67%) VPN
4 21 (17.21%) Internet
5 16 (13.11%) Firewall
6 14 (11.48%) VLAN
7 13 (10.66%) 3G
8 12 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (8.20%) Bluetooth
9 10 (8.20%) Ethernet
10 9 (7.38%) ZigBee
11 8 (6.56%) LTE
12 7 (5.74%) 3GPP
13 6 (4.92%) GSM
14 5 (4.10%) 4G
15 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
16 3 (2.46%) 2G
17 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
18 1 (0.82%) Intranet
18 1 (0.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.28%) GCC
4 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 2 (1.64%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.64%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (9.84%) Marketing
2 9 (7.38%) Electronics
2 9 (7.38%) Multimedia
3 6 (4.92%) Finance
4 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) Software Engineer
2 14 (11.48%) Network Engineer
3 13 (10.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (9.84%) Architect
5 10 (8.20%) Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Release Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Development Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Test Development Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) Design Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Hardware Architect
11 4 (3.28%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) Web Services
2 9 (7.38%) HTML
3 6 (4.92%) CSS
4 4 (3.28%) XML
5 3 (2.46%) jQuery
6 2 (1.64%) JSON
6 2 (1.64%) Ajax
6 2 (1.64%) XSL
7 1 (0.82%) .NET
7 1 (0.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.05%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.21%) Internet of Things
3 16 (13.11%) Management Information System
4 15 (12.30%) Visualisation
5 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
6 13 (10.66%) User Experience
7 11 (9.02%) Smartphone
8 10 (8.20%) Mobile App
9 8 (6.56%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (4.92%) Algorithms
10 6 (4.92%) Verilog
10 6 (4.92%) Device Driver
10 6 (4.92%) ASIC
11 5 (4.10%) PMI
12 2 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.82%) Handset
13 1 (0.82%) VHDL
13 1 (0.82%) Telematics
13 1 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.77%) Linux
2 18 (14.75%) Android
3 15 (12.30%) Apple iOS
3 15 (12.30%) Windows
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.74%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (5.74%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Software Engineering
2 16 (13.11%) Information Security
2 16 (13.11%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (12.30%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (10.66%) Analytics
5 12 (9.84%) ITIL
5 12 (9.84%) Load Balancing
5 12 (9.84%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (7.38%) Android Development
6 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.56%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (6.56%) iOS Development
8 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.74%) Automated Testing
8 7 (5.74%) Release Management
9 6 (4.92%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.92%) Information Security Management
9 6 (4.92%) Security Management
9 6 (4.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.15%) C
1 38 (31.15%) C++
2 34 (27.87%) Python
3 17 (13.93%) Java
4 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.56%) PHP
5 8 (6.56%) SQL
5 8 (6.56%) Embedded C
6 7 (5.74%) Perl
6 7 (5.74%) C#
7 6 (4.92%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.46%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.46%) Ruby
10 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.64%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.82%) Tcl
11 1 (0.82%) Magik
11 1 (0.82%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 51 (41.80%) Degree
2 16 (13.11%) CISSP
2 16 (13.11%) CISM
3 14 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.48%) CCNP
4 12 (9.84%) SSCP
5 5 (4.10%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.28%) CISA
7 2 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.10%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (18.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.92%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) KVM
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Riverbed
2 12 (9.84%) SolarWinds
3 9 (7.38%) Google
4 6 (4.92%) Synopsys
5 5 (4.10%) EMC
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle
6 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.46%) VMware
7 3 (2.46%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.64%) Perforce
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