Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 97 167
Rank change year-on-year -56 +70 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 58 82 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 2.50% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.95% 12.56% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 15
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +10.00% +41.79%
10th Percentile £28,775 £29,000 £32,300
90th Percentile £67,250 £63,000 £77,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.43% +1.88%

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 730 653 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.06% 19.91% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 582 540 585
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.51%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -34 51 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Peterborough -7 4 £27,500 -26.67%
Huntingdon - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 43 (74.14%) Wireless
2 33 (56.90%) C
2 33 (56.90%) Bluetooth
3 32 (55.17%) Python
4 28 (48.28%) C++
5 27 (46.55%) Degree
6 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
7 23 (39.66%) Electronics
8 22 (37.93%) Telecoms
9 21 (36.21%) Linux
9 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
10 15 (25.86%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (18.97%) Firmware
12 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
12 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
12 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
13 9 (15.52%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (15.52%) Device Driver
13 9 (15.52%) Windows
14 8 (13.79%) Internet
15 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
15 6 (10.34%) Device Driver Development
16 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
16 5 (8.62%) LAN
16 5 (8.62%) Assembly Language
16 5 (8.62%) Cisco
16 5 (8.62%) Firewall
17 4 (6.90%) WAN

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 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (74.14%) Wireless
2 33 (56.90%) Bluetooth
3 8 (13.79%) Internet
4 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
5 5 (8.62%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) LAN
6 4 (6.90%) WAN
7 3 (5.17%) BGP
7 3 (5.17%) WLAN
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.45%) DMVPN
8 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.45%) MPLS
8 2 (3.45%) OSPF
8 2 (3.45%) VLAN
8 2 (3.45%) VPN
8 2 (3.45%) VRRP
8 2 (3.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.45%) Buildbot
3 2 (3.45%) CMake
3 2 (3.45%) GCC
3 2 (3.45%) Hudson
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
General
1 23 (39.66%) Electronics
2 22 (37.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Military
4 2 (3.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Software Engineer
3 20 (34.48%) Embedded C Engineer
4 16 (27.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 14 (24.14%) Test Engineer
6 13 (22.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) C Software Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 11 (18.97%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (17.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (13.79%) Systems Test Engineer
10 7 (12.07%) Developer
11 6 (10.34%) Wireless Engineer
12 5 (8.62%) Firmware Engineer
13 4 (6.90%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Laravel
1 3 (5.17%) OpenEmbedded
1 3 (5.17%) Symfony
1 3 (5.17%) Yocto
2 1 (1.72%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.52%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) Verilog
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Embedded Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Android
3 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
2 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
2 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
3 6 (10.34%) Device Driver Development
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 4 (6.90%) Signal Processing
6 3 (5.17%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Scrum
7 2 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.72%) Android Development
8 1 (1.72%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) C
2 32 (55.17%) Python
3 28 (48.28%) C++
4 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
5 5 (8.62%) Assembly Language
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
6 3 (5.17%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) HND
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) CCNP
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
2 2 (3.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) iptables
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.17%) Wind River
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
3 2 (3.45%) Juniper
3 2 (3.45%) Sophos
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Avaya
4 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Nortel
4 1 (1.72%) Perforce