Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 104 125
Rank change year-on-year +16 +21 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 26 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.82% 1.79% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.88% 10.06% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 50
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £67,500 £62,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £39,250 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.03% -20.00% -21.05%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 239 358 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.74% 17.78% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 179 257 508
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,955 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridge over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 14 (53.85%) LAN
1 14 (53.85%) WAN
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
1 14 (53.85%) CCNA
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (53.85%) Juniper
1 14 (53.85%) MPLS
1 14 (53.85%) Internet
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
1 14 (53.85%) WAN Optimisation
2 13 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (42.31%) Sophos
3 11 (42.31%) JNCIA
3 11 (42.31%) JNCIS
4 9 (34.62%) Wireless
4 9 (34.62%) Bluetooth
5 7 (26.92%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) C
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) LTE
7 5 (19.23%) Handset
7 5 (19.23%) Use Case
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
7 5 (19.23%) GPRS
7 5 (19.23%) GSM
7 5 (19.23%) UMTS
7 5 (19.23%) Embedded C

Wi-Fi
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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
1 14 (53.85%) Internet
1 14 (53.85%) LAN
1 14 (53.85%) MPLS
1 14 (53.85%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Bluetooth
2 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 6 (23.08%) LTE
4 5 (19.23%) 2G
4 5 (19.23%) 3G
4 5 (19.23%) 4G
4 5 (19.23%) GPRS
4 5 (19.23%) GSM
4 5 (19.23%) UMTS
5 4 (15.38%) ZigBee
6 1 (3.85%) DVB
General
1 4 (15.38%) Electronics
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Field Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Network Field Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (19.23%) Handset
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.85%) ASIC
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) WAN Optimisation
2 13 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Use Case
4 5 (19.23%) User Stories
4 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 4 (15.38%) Android Development
5 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.85%) B2B
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) C
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CCNA
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) JNCIA
2 11 (42.31%) JNCIS
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
1 14 (53.85%) Juniper
2 11 (42.31%) Sophos