Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 30 91
Rank change year-on-year -59 +61 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 65 256 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.74% 9.67% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 46.63% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48 236 59
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.89% +7.00% -5.46%
10th Percentile £24,775 £37,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%

Wireless 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 403 549 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.96% 20.75% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 246 465 434
Cambridge median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.50% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Cambridge

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 25 (38.46%) Python
3 23 (35.38%) Linux
4 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
5 21 (32.31%) Windows
6 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
6 19 (29.23%) Apple
6 19 (29.23%) Internet
7 18 (27.69%) Test Automation
8 14 (21.54%) Computer Science
8 14 (21.54%) C++
9 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 12 (18.46%) Embedded Linux
9 12 (18.46%) Internet of Things
10 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
11 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
11 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
11 10 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (15.38%) DHCP
11 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 10 (15.38%) DNS
11 10 (15.38%) LAN
11 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 9 (13.85%) Change Management
12 9 (13.85%) Mac OS X
12 9 (13.85%) C
12 9 (13.85%) WAN
12 9 (13.85%) Ethernet
12 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development

Wireless
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 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.85%) Skype for Business
3 8 (12.31%) IIS
3 8 (12.31%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) Internet
2 10 (15.38%) DHCP
2 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 10 (15.38%) LAN
2 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.85%) Ethernet
3 9 (13.85%) WAN
4 8 (12.31%) Firewall
5 5 (7.69%) Bluetooth
6 4 (6.15%) 802.11
7 2 (3.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.54%) 3G
8 1 (1.54%) GSM
8 1 (1.54%) LTE
8 1 (1.54%) Skype
8 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.54%) WLAN
8 1 (1.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.31%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.31%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (12.31%) Electronics
2 5 (7.69%) Automotive
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Front Office
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Software Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 8 (12.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 8 (12.31%) Active Directory Support
5 7 (10.77%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Wireless Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Graduate
6 5 (7.69%) IT Support
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate Test Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) IoT Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.15%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.08%) TensorFlow
3 2 (3.08%) WCF
3 2 (3.08%) WPF
4 1 (1.54%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.46%) Internet of Things
3 8 (12.31%) Client/Server
3 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.23%) Apple TV
5 5 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.08%) Smart City
8 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 21 (32.31%) Windows
3 12 (18.46%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
5 9 (13.85%) Mac OS X
6 8 (12.31%) Android
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
2 18 (27.69%) Test Automation
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Change Management
3 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
4 8 (12.31%) BDD
4 8 (12.31%) Identity Management
4 8 (12.31%) ITIL
4 8 (12.31%) Requirements Management
4 8 (12.31%) Server Management
4 8 (12.31%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (12.31%) TDD
4 8 (12.31%) Test Management
4 8 (12.31%) Ticket Management
4 8 (12.31%) Time Management
4 8 (12.31%) Validation
5 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.77%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (9.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) Python
2 14 (21.54%) C++
3 9 (13.85%) C
4 6 (9.23%) Perl
5 5 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.15%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.62%) C#
7 3 (4.62%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.08%) SQL
9 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) A+ Certification
2 8 (12.31%) ACDT
2 8 (12.31%) ACHDS
2 8 (12.31%) ACTC
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (12.31%) MCDST
2 8 (12.31%) MCP
2 8 (12.31%) MCSA
2 8 (12.31%) MCSE
2 8 (12.31%) MCSM
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.31%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.62%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.31%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Apple
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Citrix
3 8 (12.31%) Dell
3 8 (12.31%) HP
3 8 (12.31%) Meru Networks
4 2 (3.08%) NVIDIA
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper