Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -33 +5 +67
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 79 221 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.86% 6.80% 6.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.84% 41.39% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 187 188
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% -

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 318 534 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.53% 16.44% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 225 441 412
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,450 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,344
% change year-on-year -12.63% +4.75% +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 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 45 (56.96%) Software Engineering
3 37 (46.84%) Python
4 33 (41.77%) Telecoms
5 31 (39.24%) C++
6 27 (34.18%) Degree
6 27 (34.18%) C
7 25 (31.65%) Internet
8 20 (25.32%) Embedded Linux
9 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
10 18 (22.78%) Perl
10 18 (22.78%) Bash Shell
11 17 (21.52%) Internet of Things
12 16 (20.25%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (20.25%) Test Automation
13 15 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (17.72%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (17.72%) Windows
14 14 (17.72%) Embedded C
14 14 (17.72%) Bluetooth
15 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
15 12 (15.19%) GitHub
15 12 (15.19%) Change Management
16 11 (13.92%) Apple
16 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
16 11 (13.92%) Ethernet
17 9 (11.39%) Automotive
17 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
17 9 (11.39%) Device Driver

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 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) Internet
2 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.72%) Bluetooth
3 14 (17.72%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (13.92%) Ethernet
5 6 (7.59%) Firewall
6 4 (5.06%) 802.11
6 4 (5.06%) DHCP
6 4 (5.06%) DNS
6 4 (5.06%) LAN
6 4 (5.06%) WAN
7 3 (3.80%) ZigBee
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (2.53%) VoIP
9 1 (1.27%) 3G
9 1 (1.27%) ADSL
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) GSM
9 1 (1.27%) MPLS
9 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 33 (41.77%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.39%) Automotive
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Software Engineer
2 30 (37.97%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (37.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Test Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Bluetooth Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Wireless Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Embedded C Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Network Support
10 5 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Yocto
2 4 (5.06%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.27%) Caffe
3 1 (1.27%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Internet of Things
2 16 (20.25%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (11.39%) Device Driver
4 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.27%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 20 (25.32%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (17.72%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.80%) Android
5 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.25%) Test Automation
4 15 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (15.19%) Change Management
6 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.13%) Change Control
7 8 (10.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (10.13%) Regression Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Smoke Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Ticket Management
8 7 (8.86%) Identity Management
8 7 (8.86%) ITIL
8 7 (8.86%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.86%) Server Management
8 7 (8.86%) Time Management
8 7 (8.86%) Validation
9 5 (6.33%) Product Management
10 4 (5.06%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) Python
2 31 (39.24%) C++
3 27 (34.18%) C
4 18 (22.78%) Bash Shell
4 18 (22.78%) Perl
5 14 (17.72%) Embedded C
6 7 (8.86%) Java
7 6 (7.59%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.80%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.80%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.27%) C#
10 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) A+ Certification
3 7 (8.86%) ACDT
3 7 (8.86%) ACHDS
3 7 (8.86%) ACTC
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (8.86%) MCDST
3 7 (8.86%) MCP
3 7 (8.86%) MCSA
3 7 (8.86%) MCSE
3 7 (8.86%) MCSM
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (7.59%) DBS Check
5 5 (6.33%) CCNA
5 5 (6.33%) JNCIA
5 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) CCNP
6 3 (3.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Apple
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco
3 5 (6.33%) Aerohive Networks
3 5 (6.33%) Juniper
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) Dell
5 3 (3.80%) Meru Networks
6 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.53%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) Draytek
7 1 (1.27%) Huawei
7 1 (1.27%) Meraki
7 1 (1.27%) NVIDIA
7 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.27%) VMware