Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 60 71
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 118 101 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.76% 4.57% 3.64%
As % of the General category 10.77% 14.92% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 88 83 119
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,875 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70% -2.63%

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 1,096 677 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.95% 30.65% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 758 548 652
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +12.94%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,115
% change year-on-year +8.70% -0.25% +4.81%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 65 (55.08%) Wireless
2 62 (52.54%) Degree
3 55 (46.61%) Python
4 53 (44.92%) C
5 43 (36.44%) Signal Processing
6 40 (33.90%) C++
6 40 (33.90%) Bluetooth
7 38 (32.20%) Software Engineering
8 36 (30.51%) Embedded C
9 22 (18.64%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (18.64%) Customer-Centricity
10 21 (17.80%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (16.95%) Electronics
12 17 (14.41%) Finance
12 17 (14.41%) Marketing
12 17 (14.41%) Embedded Software Development
13 15 (12.71%) Manufacturing
13 15 (12.71%) Test Scripting
14 14 (11.86%) Digital Signal Processing
15 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.17%) Programme Management
16 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (10.17%) Linux
16 12 (10.17%) SAP
16 12 (10.17%) Digital Marketing
17 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
18 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
19 9 (7.63%) IC Design
19 9 (7.63%) MATLAB
19 9 (7.63%) Algorithms

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:

Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (55.08%) Wireless
2 40 (33.90%) Bluetooth
3 21 (17.80%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.24%) SAN
5 4 (3.39%) Firewall
6 3 (2.54%) SSL
6 3 (2.54%) VPN
7 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.85%) Internet
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.85%) MPLS
8 1 (0.85%) Network Security
8 1 (0.85%) RFID
8 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (16.95%) Electronics
2 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Marketing
3 15 (12.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
5 2 (1.69%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (38.98%) Embedded Engineer
2 24 (20.34%) Software Engineer
3 20 (16.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (14.41%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (13.56%) Embedded C Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Graduate
7 9 (7.63%) Mobile Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Design Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) .NET
1 5 (4.24%) OpenCL
1 5 (4.24%) OpenGL
1 5 (4.24%) Vulkan
2 4 (3.39%) MXNet
2 4 (3.39%) TensorFlow
2 4 (3.39%) Torch
3 2 (1.69%) Direct3D
4 1 (0.85%) CSS
4 1 (0.85%) Django
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Algorithms
2 8 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.39%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.39%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.39%) Java Card
3 4 (3.39%) Verilog
4 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) ASIC
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Contactless
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Windows
3 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.69%) Android
4 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Signal Processing
2 38 (32.20%) Software Engineering
3 22 (18.64%) Customer-Centricity
4 17 (14.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (12.71%) Test Scripting
6 14 (11.86%) Digital Signal Processing
7 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.17%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (10.17%) Programme Management
9 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
10 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
11 9 (7.63%) IC Design
12 8 (6.78%) Physics
12 8 (6.78%) TDD
13 7 (5.93%) Project Management
14 5 (4.24%) CAD
14 5 (4.24%) Information Security
14 5 (4.24%) Scrum
14 5 (4.24%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) Python
2 53 (44.92%) C
3 40 (33.90%) C++
4 36 (30.51%) Embedded C
5 9 (7.63%) MATLAB
6 8 (6.78%) Embedded C++
7 5 (4.24%) Java
7 5 (4.24%) SQL
8 3 (2.54%) Tcl
9 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (52.54%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.39%) PhD
4 3 (2.54%) HND
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISM
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) JTAG
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Firmware
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) SAP
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) Citrix
3 3 (2.54%) VMware
3 3 (2.54%) WatchGuard
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco
4 1 (0.85%) Juniper
4 1 (0.85%) Perforce
4 1 (0.85%) Veeam