The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 37 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 111 54 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.11% 2.69% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.37% 13.11% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 91 49 58
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 412 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.18% 20.55% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 347 304 316
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 69 (36.32%) Degree
2 66 (34.74%) C
3 61 (32.11%) Electronics
4 54 (28.42%) Python
5 50 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 48 (25.26%) C++
7 36 (18.95%) Perl
8 35 (18.42%) LAN
9 34 (17.89%) Bluetooth
10 32 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
11 27 (14.21%) Test Scripting
12 25 (13.16%) WAN
13 22 (11.58%) Telecoms
13 22 (11.58%) Firmware
14 21 (11.05%) Configuration Management
14 21 (11.05%) Java
14 21 (11.05%) Mathematics
15 20 (10.53%) Cisco
15 20 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (9.47%) OSPF
16 18 (9.47%) Firewall
17 17 (8.95%) Project Management
17 17 (8.95%) Tcl
18 16 (8.42%) Computer Science
18 16 (8.42%) Test Automation
18 16 (8.42%) HP
18 16 (8.42%) Validation
18 16 (8.42%) Linux
18 16 (8.42%) Software Architecture

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (0.53%) IIS
1 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (1.05%) MS Project
4 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.42%) LAN
2 34 (17.89%) Bluetooth
3 32 (16.84%) Wi-Fi
4 25 (13.16%) WAN
5 18 (9.47%) OSPF
5 18 (9.47%) Firewall
6 15 (7.89%) DHCP
6 15 (7.89%) DNS
7 14 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (7.37%) BGP
7 14 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (6.84%) Ethernet
9 11 (5.79%) SNMP
9 11 (5.79%) VLAN
9 11 (5.79%) IP Telephony
9 11 (5.79%) Cisco IPT
9 11 (5.79%) NetScaler
9 11 (5.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (5.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (4.74%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.53%) Subversion
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (32.11%) Electronics
2 22 (11.58%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.84%) Finance
4 12 (6.32%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.26%) Marketing
6 7 (3.68%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.05%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (22.11%) Software Engineer
2 32 (16.84%) Test Engineer
3 21 (11.05%) Architect
4 17 (8.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (7.89%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (6.84%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.79%) Network Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Firewall Engineer
8 9 (4.74%) Hardware Architect
9 8 (4.21%) NOC Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (3.68%) Author
10 7 (3.68%) Technical Author
10 7 (3.68%) Principal Engineer
11 6 (3.16%) Operations Team Leader
11 6 (3.16%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (2.63%) Software Architect
12 5 (2.63%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.11%) Middleware
2 3 (1.58%) WAP
2 3 (1.58%) OpenGL
3 2 (1.05%) iOS SDK
3 2 (1.05%) Direct3D
4 1 (0.53%) WSDL
4 1 (0.53%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) SOAP
4 1 (0.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.53%) XML
4 1 (0.53%) XSLT
4 1 (0.53%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) .NET
4 1 (0.53%) Ajax
4 1 (0.53%) jQuery
4 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.53%) JSON
4 1 (0.53%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.58%) Firmware
2 21 (11.05%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (7.37%) VHDL
5 14 (7.37%) Verilog
6 11 (5.79%) ASIC
6 11 (5.79%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (5.26%) Device Driver
8 9 (4.74%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.74%) Digital Media
9 8 (4.21%) Physics
10 7 (3.68%) Handset
10 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (3.16%) Open Source
12 5 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (2.11%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
15 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.42%) Linux
2 15 (7.89%) Windows
3 9 (4.74%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.16%) Android
5 4 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.58%) UNIX
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 27 (14.21%) Test Scripting
3 21 (11.05%) Configuration Management
4 20 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (8.95%) Project Management
6 16 (8.42%) Test Automation
6 16 (8.42%) Validation
6 16 (8.42%) Software Architecture
7 11 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.79%) Problem Management
7 11 (5.79%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 9 (4.74%) Automation Testing
10 8 (4.21%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (4.21%) UML
10 8 (4.21%) OO
11 7 (3.68%) Information Security
12 6 (3.16%) OWASP
12 6 (3.16%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (3.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.74%) C
2 54 (28.42%) Python
3 48 (25.26%) C++
4 36 (18.95%) Perl
5 21 (11.05%) Java
6 17 (8.95%) Tcl
7 14 (7.37%) TTCN
8 11 (5.79%) C#
9 10 (5.26%) MATLAB
10 8 (4.21%) Embedded C
11 6 (3.16%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.11%) Ruby
13 3 (1.58%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.05%) GLSL
14 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.53%) VC++
15 1 (0.53%) PHP
15 1 (0.53%) SQL
15 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (36.32%) Degree
2 20 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.37%) CCNP
4 6 (3.16%) CISM
4 6 (3.16%) SSCP
4 6 (3.16%) CISSP
4 6 (3.16%) CCNA
5 5 (2.63%) CCDP
6 4 (2.11%) OSCP
6 4 (2.11%) OSCE
7 3 (1.58%) GIAC
7 3 (1.58%) CEH
8 2 (1.05%) HP AIS
8 2 (1.05%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.05%) MCSE
8 2 (1.05%) MCSA
8 2 (1.05%) PhD
8 2 (1.05%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) SLA
2 7 (3.68%) QA
3 6 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (5.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (5.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (2.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.53%) Cisco
2 16 (8.42%) HP
3 14 (7.37%) F5
4 13 (6.84%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.84%) VMware
5 11 (5.79%) Citrix
5 11 (5.79%) Juniper
5 11 (5.79%) Sourcefire
5 11 (5.79%) Riverbed
5 11 (5.79%) Fortinet
5 11 (5.79%) Polycom
5 11 (5.79%) Aruba
5 11 (5.79%) Splunk
6 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.11%) Trapeze
7 4 (2.11%) Perforce
7 4 (2.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.58%) BT
8 3 (1.58%) ProCurve
9 2 (1.05%) Synopsys
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