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

Wireless
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 27 126
Rank change year-on-year -75 +99 -54
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 73 234 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.59% 8.66% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.37% 40.84% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 221 37
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 446 573 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.85% 21.21% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 281 461 432
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £68,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 45 (61.64%) Degree
2 38 (52.05%) Python
3 28 (38.36%) Linux
3 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
4 27 (36.99%) Electronics
5 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
6 18 (24.66%) C++
7 16 (21.92%) C
7 16 (21.92%) Test Automation
8 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (19.18%) Internet of Things
9 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
10 13 (17.81%) Perl
10 13 (17.81%) Internet
11 10 (13.70%) Firewall
11 10 (13.70%) LAN
11 10 (13.70%) WAN
11 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
12 9 (12.33%) Manual Testing
12 9 (12.33%) Bluetooth
12 9 (12.33%) Windows
13 8 (10.96%) TDD
13 8 (10.96%) Selenium
13 8 (10.96%) Test Management
13 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
13 8 (10.96%) BDD
13 8 (10.96%) Gherkin

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 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.85%) IIS
2 5 (6.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Internet
2 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 10 (13.70%) LAN
2 10 (13.70%) WAN
3 9 (12.33%) Bluetooth
4 7 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (8.22%) DHCP
5 6 (8.22%) DNS
6 5 (6.85%) VoIP
6 5 (6.85%) VPN
6 5 (6.85%) WLAN
7 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.37%) 802.11
9 1 (1.37%) GSM
9 1 (1.37%) Skype
9 1 (1.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
2 8 (10.96%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.74%) Buildbot
4 2 (2.74%) CMake
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (36.99%) Electronics
2 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Software Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Test Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Python Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Wireless Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) Embedded C Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.85%) Active Directory Support
9 5 (6.85%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Graduate
9 5 (6.85%) Senior C Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.74%) WCF
2 2 (2.74%) WPF
3 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.37%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.18%) Internet of Things
3 6 (8.22%) Smart Energy
4 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.85%) Apple TV
5 4 (5.48%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.48%) Digital TV
5 4 (5.48%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.74%) CUDA
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) iPad
7 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.22%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (8.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.37%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.37%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.37%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Software Engineering
2 16 (21.92%) Test Automation
3 15 (20.55%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
5 9 (12.33%) Manual Testing
6 8 (10.96%) BDD
6 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.96%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (10.96%) TDD
6 8 (10.96%) Test Management
7 6 (8.22%) SDLC
7 6 (8.22%) Stress Testing
7 6 (8.22%) System Testing
7 6 (8.22%) Telematics
8 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.85%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.48%) DevOps
9 4 (5.48%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Python
2 18 (24.66%) C++
3 16 (21.92%) C
4 13 (17.81%) Perl
5 6 (8.22%) Assembly Language
5 6 (8.22%) Embedded C
5 6 (8.22%) VC++
6 3 (4.11%) C#
6 3 (4.11%) Java
7 2 (2.74%) SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (61.64%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.48%) CCIE
3 4 (5.48%) CCNA
3 4 (5.48%) CCNP
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.48%) RHCE
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.74%) PhD
5 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.59%) Firmware
2 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.85%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.74%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Apple
3 6 (8.22%) VMware
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
4 5 (6.85%) Dell
4 5 (6.85%) HP
4 5 (6.85%) Meru Networks
5 4 (5.48%) Brocade
5 4 (5.48%) F5
5 4 (5.48%) Fortinet
5 4 (5.48%) Juniper
5 4 (5.48%) NetApp
5 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
5 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL