Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 33 62
Rank change year-on-year -31 +29 +40
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 78 269 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.74% 8.83% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.25% 44.76% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 63 239 131
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -21.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.77% -1.90% +5.00%

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 367 601 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.61% 19.73% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 267 505 430
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £24,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 40 (51.28%) Linux
2 39 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 32 (41.03%) Python
4 31 (39.74%) Degree
5 28 (35.90%) C++
6 20 (25.64%) C
6 20 (25.64%) Windows
7 19 (24.36%) Internet
8 18 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
9 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
9 17 (21.79%) Apple
10 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
11 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 13 (16.67%) Change Management
12 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 12 (15.38%) Ethernet
13 12 (15.38%) Perl
13 12 (15.38%) Internet of Things
14 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
14 11 (14.10%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.82%) Bluetooth
15 10 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
16 9 (11.54%) Apple iOS
16 9 (11.54%) Scrum
16 9 (11.54%) LAN
16 9 (11.54%) Embedded C
16 9 (11.54%) Java

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 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 8 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 7 (8.97%) IIS
2 7 (8.97%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) GitHub
2 3 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Internet
2 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 11 (14.10%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (12.82%) Bluetooth
6 9 (11.54%) LAN
7 8 (10.26%) DHCP
7 8 (10.26%) DNS
7 8 (10.26%) WAN
8 7 (8.97%) 802.11
8 7 (8.97%) Firewall
9 3 (3.85%) ZigBee
10 1 (1.28%) 3G
10 1 (1.28%) GSM
10 1 (1.28%) LTE
10 1 (1.28%) Skype
10 1 (1.28%) VoIP
10 1 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.13%) Selenium
4 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 19 (24.36%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (21.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (15.38%) Wireless Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Team Leader
7 9 (11.54%) Test Engineer
8 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.97%) Active Directory Support
9 7 (8.97%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Embedded C Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
10 6 (7.69%) IoT Software Engineer
10 6 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.41%) Yocto
3 4 (5.13%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.56%) Caffe
4 2 (2.56%) TensorFlow
4 2 (2.56%) WCF
4 2 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 10 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (10.26%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.69%) Device Driver
5 5 (6.41%) Apple TV
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.56%) Smart City
8 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.28%) Linux
2 20 (25.64%) Windows
3 18 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Apple iOS
5 8 (10.26%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) Test Automation
3 13 (16.67%) Change Management
4 9 (11.54%) Scrum
5 8 (10.26%) Identity Management
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL
5 8 (10.26%) Requirements Management
5 8 (10.26%) Server Management
5 8 (10.26%) Ticket Management
5 8 (10.26%) Time Management
5 8 (10.26%) Validation
6 7 (8.97%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (8.97%) Server Monitoring
7 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (5.13%) BDD
9 4 (5.13%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (5.13%) Manual Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Python
2 28 (35.90%) C++
3 20 (25.64%) C
4 12 (15.38%) Perl
5 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.54%) Embedded C
6 9 (11.54%) Java
7 7 (8.97%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.13%) C#
8 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.85%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (39.74%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) A+ Certification
2 8 (10.26%) ACDT
2 8 (10.26%) ACHDS
2 8 (10.26%) ACTC
2 8 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (10.26%) MCDST
2 8 (10.26%) MCP
2 8 (10.26%) MCSA
2 8 (10.26%) MCSE
2 8 (10.26%) MCSM
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.26%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 5 (6.41%) CCNA
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.41%) JNCIA
4 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) MBA
5 2 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.97%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Apple
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.97%) Citrix
3 7 (8.97%) Dell
3 7 (8.97%) HP
3 7 (8.97%) Meru Networks
4 5 (6.41%) Aerohive Networks
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) Juniper
5 2 (2.56%) NVIDIA
6 1 (1.28%) VMware