Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 109 148
Rank change year-on-year -28 +39 +49
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 76 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 2.02% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.00% 10.72% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 11
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.28% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,900 £32,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £86,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +32.35% -20.00%

Wi-Fi 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 844 653 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.86% 18.88% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 685 543 574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,350 £25,100 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -25 58 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Peterborough -11 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Huntingdon +10 1 £25,186 +14.48%
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 65 (85.53%) Wireless
2 53 (69.74%) C
3 47 (61.84%) Bluetooth
4 39 (51.32%) Python
5 29 (38.16%) Embedded C
6 27 (35.53%) C++
7 25 (32.89%) Linux
7 25 (32.89%) Telecoms
7 25 (32.89%) Degree
8 23 (30.26%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
10 18 (23.68%) Electronics
11 13 (17.11%) Embedded Software Development
11 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
12 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
13 10 (13.16%) 802.11
13 10 (13.16%) Assembly Language
13 10 (13.16%) 802.1X
14 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.84%) Scenario Testing
14 9 (11.84%) Firmware
14 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
15 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
15 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
15 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
15 8 (10.53%) WAN
16 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (9.21%) LAN
16 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
17 6 (7.89%) Cisco

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (85.53%) Wireless
2 47 (61.84%) Bluetooth
3 10 (13.16%) 802.11
4 8 (10.53%) WAN
5 7 (9.21%) LAN
6 6 (7.89%) Firewall
6 6 (7.89%) Internet
7 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.63%) MPLS
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security
7 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.63%) WLAN
8 1 (1.32%) 4G
8 1 (1.32%) 5G
8 1 (1.32%) DNS
8 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.32%) LTE
8 1 (1.32%) VLAN
8 1 (1.32%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.63%) Hudson
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (32.89%) Telecoms
2 18 (23.68%) Electronics
3 5 (6.58%) Military
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Finance
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Embedded Engineer
2 33 (43.42%) Embedded C Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Software Engineer
4 17 (22.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (21.05%) Test Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) C Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (17.11%) Systems Test Engineer
8 11 (14.47%) DSP Engineer
9 10 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (13.16%) Wireless Engineer
10 9 (11.84%) Audio Engineer
10 9 (11.84%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.95%) Laravel
2 3 (3.95%) Symfony
3 1 (1.32%) Django
3 1 (1.32%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (1.32%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.58%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.95%) CCTV
6 2 (2.63%) Verilog
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (1.32%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (17.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
3 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
4 9 (11.84%) Scenario Testing
5 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.26%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.63%) Electronic Design Automation
8 2 (2.63%) ITIL
8 2 (2.63%) Line Management
8 2 (2.63%) Scrum
8 2 (2.63%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (1.32%) Information Security
9 1 (1.32%) Release Management
9 1 (1.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (69.74%) C
2 39 (51.32%) Python
3 29 (38.16%) Embedded C
4 27 (35.53%) C++
5 10 (13.16%) Assembly Language
6 4 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.89%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) HND
5 2 (2.63%) CCNP
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Firmware
2 2 (2.63%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.32%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Cisco
2 2 (2.63%) Avaya
2 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.63%) Juniper
2 2 (2.63%) Sophos
3 1 (1.32%) Perforce
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.32%) Wind River