Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 47 46
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 149 128 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.92% 5.61% 4.84%
As % of the General category 14.67% 16.89% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 117 110 145
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £16,500 £33,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £87,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% -5.76%

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 1016 758 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.52% 33.20% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 750 600 630
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 (43.62%) Wireless
2 57 (38.26%) Degree
3 54 (36.24%) Python
4 45 (30.20%) Bluetooth
4 45 (30.20%) C
4 45 (30.20%) Electronics
5 43 (28.86%) Marketing
6 42 (28.19%) Finance
7 40 (26.85%) Manufacturing
8 37 (24.83%) Programme Management
8 37 (24.83%) SAP
8 37 (24.83%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (24.83%) Digital Marketing
9 32 (21.48%) C++
10 31 (20.81%) Embedded C
11 29 (19.46%) Signal Processing
12 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
13 25 (16.78%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (16.78%) Linux
14 20 (13.42%) .NET
14 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
14 20 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (11.41%) Embedded Software Development
16 16 (10.74%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (10.74%) SQL
16 16 (10.74%) Customer-Centricity
17 14 (9.40%) MATLAB
17 14 (9.40%) Test Automation
17 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
18 12 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (43.62%) Wireless
2 45 (30.20%) Bluetooth
3 25 (16.78%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (8.05%) SAN
5 8 (5.37%) Firewall
6 7 (4.70%) SSL
6 7 (4.70%) VPN
7 2 (1.34%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.34%) LAN
7 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.34%) VoIP
7 2 (1.34%) WAN
8 1 (0.67%) Internet
8 1 (0.67%) MPLS
8 1 (0.67%) Network Security
8 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (30.20%) Electronics
2 43 (28.86%) Marketing
3 42 (28.19%) Finance
4 40 (26.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.68%) Banking
5 4 (2.68%) Games
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.34%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (26.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (18.12%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (13.42%) Embedded C Engineer
3 20 (13.42%) Software Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Developer
4 16 (10.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Senior Support Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) .NET
2 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET
2 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (4.03%) CSS
3 6 (4.03%) HTML
3 6 (4.03%) Web Services
4 5 (3.36%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.36%) OpenGL
4 5 (3.36%) Vulkan
5 2 (1.34%) Ajax
5 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.34%) Direct3D
5 2 (1.34%) Java EE
5 2 (1.34%) JSON
6 1 (0.67%) Django
6 1 (0.67%) jQuery
6 1 (0.67%) Qt
6 1 (0.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.67%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.67%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Driving Licence
2 8 (5.37%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.70%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.68%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.01%) Java Card
5 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.34%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.34%) Verilog
7 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.67%) Contactless
7 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.67%) Smart City
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) Linux
2 9 (6.04%) Windows
3 7 (4.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.34%) Android
4 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Unix
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.83%) Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.83%) Digital Marketing
1 37 (24.83%) Programme Management
2 29 (19.46%) Signal Processing
3 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
4 20 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.41%) Embedded Software Development
6 16 (10.74%) Customer-Centricity
7 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.40%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.38%) Digital Signal Processing
9 11 (7.38%) Project Management
10 10 (6.71%) Mathematics
11 9 (6.04%) IC Design
11 9 (6.04%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.37%) Physics
12 8 (5.37%) Scrum
12 8 (5.37%) TDD
13 7 (4.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.24%) Python
2 45 (30.20%) C
3 32 (21.48%) C++
4 31 (20.81%) Embedded C
5 16 (10.74%) SQL
6 14 (9.40%) MATLAB
7 8 (5.37%) C#
7 8 (5.37%) Embedded C++
7 8 (5.37%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.03%) Java
9 3 (2.01%) Tcl
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (38.26%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.01%) HND
3 3 (2.01%) PhD
4 1 (0.67%) CCNA
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) CISM
4 1 (0.67%) CISSP
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) JTAG
1 2 (1.34%) PMO
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.34%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (24.83%) SAP
2 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.70%) Citrix
3 7 (4.70%) VMware
3 7 (4.70%) WatchGuard
4 3 (2.01%) Cisco
5 2 (1.34%) EMC
5 2 (1.34%) Veeam
6 1 (0.67%) Juniper
6 1 (0.67%) NEC
6 1 (0.67%) Perforce