Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 142 154
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 19 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.63% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 1.01% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 7
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -

WLAN 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 599 495 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.76% 21.68% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 504 421 449
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Cambridge

WLAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 19 (100.00%) C
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (94.74%) Electronics
2 18 (94.74%) Firmware
2 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 18 (94.74%) Mathematics
3 16 (84.21%) MATLAB
3 16 (84.21%) Perforce
3 16 (84.21%) Perl
3 16 (84.21%) Python
3 16 (84.21%) Test Scripting
3 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
3 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
3 16 (84.21%) Mentoring
3 16 (84.21%) Coaching
3 16 (84.21%) Algorithms
3 16 (84.21%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
1 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (94.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Firmware Engineer
3 17 (89.47%) RF Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) WLAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Mathematics
2 16 (84.21%) Coaching
2 16 (84.21%) Data Acquisition
2 16 (84.21%) Mentoring
2 16 (84.21%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C
2 16 (84.21%) MATLAB
2 16 (84.21%) Perl
2 16 (84.21%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Perforce