Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 76 168 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.46% 6.10% 6.20%
As % of the General category 10.57% 18.73% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 134 121
Cambridge median annual salary £56,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.25% -20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,200 £22,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £87,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +11.11%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 719 897 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.74% 32.55% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 507 684 628
Cambridge median annual salary £47,773 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,400 £29,000 £30,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Telecoms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Cambridge

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Cambridge

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (26.32%) Customer-Centricity
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.74%) C++
4 15 (19.74%) Python
4 15 (19.74%) Project Management
5 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 13 (17.11%) Retail
6 13 (17.11%) Finance
7 12 (15.79%) PhD
7 12 (15.79%) C
8 11 (14.47%) UML
8 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.47%) Degree
8 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
9 10 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.16%) Open Source
9 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
9 10 (13.16%) Wireless
10 9 (11.84%) Advertising
10 9 (11.84%) Scrum
10 9 (11.84%) Java
10 9 (11.84%) ISEB
10 9 (11.84%) Change Management
10 9 (11.84%) BPMN
10 9 (11.84%) FMCG
10 9 (11.84%) Use Case
10 9 (11.84%) Waterfall

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.32%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.26%) SaaS
3 3 (3.95%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Wireless
2 5 (6.58%) Bluetooth
2 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.26%) WebEx
4 3 (3.95%) LAN
4 3 (3.95%) WAN
5 2 (2.63%) 5G
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) 3G
6 1 (1.32%) GSM
6 1 (1.32%) LTE
6 1 (1.32%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) GIS
2 2 (2.63%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Selenium
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) git-flow
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Appium
4 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.32%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
1 13 (17.11%) Retail
2 9 (11.84%) Advertising
3 8 (10.53%) Games
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Billing
5 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Local Government
6 1 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Analyst
1 13 (17.11%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Mobile Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Business Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Lead Business Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Senior Business Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Test Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Development Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Test Development Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Bluetooth Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Python Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) OpenCL
1 9 (11.84%) Vulkan
2 8 (10.53%) OpenGL ES
3 6 (7.89%) Node.js
3 6 (7.89%) pytest
4 2 (2.63%) D3.js
4 2 (2.63%) Google Chart
4 2 (2.63%) Google Maps API
4 2 (2.63%) React
4 2 (2.63%) React Native
4 2 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (1.32%) Direct3D
5 1 (1.32%) DirectX
5 1 (1.32%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.32%) WinForms
5 1 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) FMCG
3 8 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.21%) Java Card
4 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.58%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (5.26%) Biotechnology
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.63%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.95%) Unix
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Customer-Centricity
2 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Project Management
4 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.47%) UML
6 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.16%) Open Source
6 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
6 10 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.84%) BPMN
7 9 (11.84%) Business Process Modelling
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 9 (11.84%) Scrum
7 9 (11.84%) SDLC
7 9 (11.84%) Use Case
7 9 (11.84%) User Stories
7 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (9.21%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) C++
1 15 (19.74%) Python
2 12 (15.79%) C
3 9 (11.84%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) C#
5 5 (6.58%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.95%) Perl
6 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.63%) ES6
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) SQL
8 1 (1.32%) Ada
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) PhD
2 11 (14.47%) Degree
3 9 (11.84%) ISEB
4 4 (5.26%) HNC
5 3 (3.95%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.63%) PMP
7 1 (1.32%) CISA
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.32%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) KVM
2 1 (1.32%) QEMU
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Openreach
3 2 (2.63%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.63%) Veeam
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
4 1 (1.32%) BT
4 1 (1.32%) Huawei