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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 97 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 19 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.26% 4.22% 6.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 18.09% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 74
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £40,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
307 376 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.30% 23.33% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 223 281 260
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,800 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (52.46%) C
2 28 (45.90%) Software Engineering
3 24 (39.34%) Python
4 18 (29.51%) Degree
5 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
6 15 (24.59%) Linux
6 15 (24.59%) C++
6 15 (24.59%) Software Testing
7 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
7 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
7 14 (22.95%) Windows
8 13 (21.31%) SDLC
9 12 (19.67%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (19.67%) TTCN
9 12 (19.67%) C#
9 12 (19.67%) UML
9 12 (19.67%) Bluetooth
9 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
9 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
10 10 (16.39%) Multithreading
10 10 (16.39%) Device Driver
10 10 (16.39%) Electronics
10 10 (16.39%) Code Coverage
10 10 (16.39%) JTAG
11 9 (14.75%) Unix
11 9 (14.75%) VMware
12 8 (13.11%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (13.11%) Lauterbach
13 7 (11.48%) Android
13 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Drupal
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Bluetooth
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) LAN
3 5 (8.20%) DHCP
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) WAN
4 4 (6.56%) Internet
4 4 (6.56%) VPN
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) ADSL
6 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.28%) TETRA
6 2 (3.28%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.64%) MPLS
7 1 (1.64%) Network Security
7 1 (1.64%) SAN
7 1 (1.64%) SNMP
7 1 (1.64%) VPLS
7 1 (1.64%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Software Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Electronics Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) DSP Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Software Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Android Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Android Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support
7 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (16.39%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.92%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) Unix
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (11.48%) Android
6 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Software Engineering
2 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
3 15 (24.59%) Software Testing
4 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
5 13 (21.31%) SDLC
6 12 (19.67%) UML
7 10 (16.39%) Code Coverage
7 10 (16.39%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
10 4 (6.56%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (6.56%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.92%) Android Development
11 3 (4.92%) ITIL
11 3 (4.92%) Mobile Development
12 2 (3.28%) CRM
12 2 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) C
2 24 (39.34%) Python
3 15 (24.59%) C++
4 12 (19.67%) C#
4 12 (19.67%) TTCN
5 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
5 7 (11.48%) Perl
6 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.56%) Java
6 4 (6.56%) SQL
7 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CCSA
4 1 (1.64%) CCSE
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) JTAG
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.28%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) XenApp
4 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.64%) Docker
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) VMware
2 8 (13.11%) Lauterbach
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) NetApp
6 2 (3.28%) Websense
7 1 (1.64%) Aruba
7 1 (1.64%) Avaya
7 1 (1.64%) Brocade
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Juniper
7 1 (1.64%) Nortel
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge - West
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago