Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 160 89
Rank change year-on-year +50 -71 +61
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 24 21 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.41% 0.68% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 4.43% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 65
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,600 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.35% -7.00% +19.05%

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 240 474 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.14% 15.38% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 166 302 412
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £65,000 £63,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,344
% change year-on-year -5.56% -0.76% +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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 (58.33%) Wireless
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Bluetooth
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) C++
5 7 (29.17%) C
5 7 (29.17%) 3G
5 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
5 7 (29.17%) 2G
5 7 (29.17%) LTE
5 7 (29.17%) 4G
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
6 6 (25.00%) Use Case
6 6 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
6 6 (25.00%) Validation
6 6 (25.00%) Handset
6 6 (25.00%) GPRS
6 6 (25.00%) GSM
6 6 (25.00%) UMTS
7 5 (20.83%) Yocto
7 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) Python
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) WAN
9 3 (12.50%) Juniper
9 3 (12.50%) Firmware
9 3 (12.50%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Drive
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Wireless
2 9 (37.50%) Bluetooth
3 7 (29.17%) 2G
3 7 (29.17%) 3G
3 7 (29.17%) 4G
3 7 (29.17%) LTE
4 6 (25.00%) GPRS
4 6 (25.00%) GSM
4 6 (25.00%) UMTS
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) 2.5G
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) Junos
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Requirements Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 2 (8.33%) Product Owner
7 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Yocto
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Handset
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) IPTV
3 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (4.17%) STB
3 1 (4.17%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (25.00%) Use Case
2 6 (25.00%) User Stories
2 6 (25.00%) Validation
3 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.33%) Android Development
5 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C++
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.17%) CCDP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) BT
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Intel
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Roku