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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 75 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 28 87 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.00% 4.89% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 22.48% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 73 41
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,963 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
256 387 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.29% 21.75% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 223 305 277
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (46.43%) Degree
2 34 (40.48%) LAN
2 34 (40.48%) WAN
3 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
4 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
5 21 (25.00%) VPN
6 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 19 (22.62%) Python
7 19 (22.62%) C++
8 18 (21.43%) C
8 18 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (17.86%) CISSP
9 15 (17.86%) CISM
9 15 (17.86%) Firewall
9 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
9 15 (17.86%) Information Security
10 14 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (16.67%) Internet
11 13 (15.48%) Windows
11 13 (15.48%) Internet of Things
12 12 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (13.10%) Linux
13 11 (13.10%) ITIL
13 11 (13.10%) SSCP
14 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (11.90%) CCNP
14 10 (11.90%) VLAN
14 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
14 10 (11.90%) Riverbed

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.19%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.14%) Office 365
4 5 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.48%) LAN
1 34 (40.48%) WAN
2 21 (25.00%) VPN
3 15 (17.86%) Firewall
4 14 (16.67%) Internet
5 10 (11.90%) VLAN
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.95%) LTE
7 5 (5.95%) 3G
7 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
8 4 (4.76%) 3GPP
8 4 (4.76%) Bluetooth
8 4 (4.76%) ZigBee
9 2 (2.38%) 4G
9 2 (2.38%) GSM
10 1 (1.19%) ADSL
10 1 (1.19%) DHCP
10 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.19%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) GCC
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
1 6 (7.14%) Multimedia
1 6 (7.14%) Marketing
2 5 (5.95%) Electronics
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 10 (11.90%) Architect
2 10 (11.90%) Analyst
2 10 (11.90%) Network Engineer
3 7 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Test Development Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Development Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Security Consultant
6 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 4 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (4.76%) Security Officer
6 4 (4.76%) Release Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Wireless Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Hardware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) HTML
2 5 (5.95%) CSS
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (1.19%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.19%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) XSL
4 1 (1.19%) LAMP
4 1 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 13 (15.48%) Internet of Things
4 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
5 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
5 9 (10.71%) Smartphone
6 7 (8.33%) User Experience
7 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.76%) Verilog
8 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.76%) ASIC
9 1 (1.19%) PMI
9 1 (1.19%) Physics
9 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.19%) Handset
9 1 (1.19%) VHDL
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.19%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
2 11 (13.10%) Linux
3 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.33%) Android
6 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.86%) Information Security
2 15 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (13.10%) ITIL
5 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
5 10 (11.90%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (8.33%) Analytics
6 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.95%) Information Security Management
8 5 (5.95%) Security Management
8 5 (5.95%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.76%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.76%) Android Development
9 4 (4.76%) iOS Development
9 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) C++
1 19 (22.62%) Python
2 18 (21.43%) C
3 9 (10.71%) Java
4 8 (9.52%) SQL
5 6 (7.14%) PHP
5 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.95%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 3 (3.57%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.19%) Tcl
9 1 (1.19%) TTCN
9 1 (1.19%) Magik
9 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) CISM
2 15 (17.86%) CISSP
3 11 (13.10%) SSCP
4 10 (11.90%) CCNP
4 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.76%) CISA
6 3 (3.57%) MCP
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.57%) COBIT
4 1 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) XenApp
3 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Riverbed
1 10 (11.90%) SolarWinds
2 5 (5.95%) Google
3 4 (4.76%) Synopsys
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (1.19%) EMC
6 1 (1.19%) Citrix
6 1 (1.19%) Websense
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