Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 135 95
Rank change year-on-year +28 -40 +57
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 36 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.79% 1.61% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.23% 8.72% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 42
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £25,450 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,875 £66,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -21.05% +20.00%

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 352 596 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.54% 18.50% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 248 499 432
Cambridge median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,950 £24,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,344
% change year-on-year -5.26% +4.75% +0.76%

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 16 (44.44%) Cisco
2 14 (38.89%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) Wireless
3 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (36.11%) LAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 12 (33.33%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (30.56%) Juniper
6 10 (27.78%) CCNA
6 10 (27.78%) C
6 10 (27.78%) Network Management
7 9 (25.00%) Internet
7 9 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) C++
8 8 (22.22%) 802.1X
8 8 (22.22%) JNCIA
9 7 (19.44%) ZigBee
9 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.67%) Bluetooth
10 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (13.89%) Ajax
11 5 (13.89%) JSON
11 5 (13.89%) Polycom
11 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (13.89%) F5
11 5 (13.89%) REST
11 5 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 13 (36.11%) LAN
2 13 (36.11%) Wireless
3 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 9 (25.00%) Internet
5 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
5 7 (19.44%) ZigBee
6 6 (16.67%) Bluetooth
7 5 (13.89%) 802.15
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (13.89%) HTTP
7 5 (13.89%) IP Telephony
7 5 (13.89%) IPv6
7 5 (13.89%) SSL
7 5 (13.89%) X.509
8 4 (11.11%) MPLS
9 3 (8.33%) 802.11
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Wireless Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 5 (13.89%) Ajax
2 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) JSON
2 5 (13.89%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.78%) IPTV
4 1 (2.78%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.78%) STB
4 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (27.78%) Network Management
4 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.78%) Hardware Maintenance
9 1 (2.78%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 1 (2.78%) Project Management
9 1 (2.78%) Server Management
9 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C
2 8 (22.22%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) CCNA
3 8 (22.22%) JNCIA
4 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
5 3 (8.33%) CCDP
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Server
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) Juniper
3 5 (13.89%) F5
3 5 (13.89%) Polycom
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) WorldPay
4 4 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks