Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 37 145
Rank change year-on-year -76 +108 -75
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 104 253 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 6.99% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 34.56% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 83 239 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,350 £29,000 £32,838
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £63,500
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +33.33% -16.67%

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 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 770 732 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.09% 20.23% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 500 584 579
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,075 £27,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 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 -59 85 £47,500 -13.64% 36
Peterborough -26 15 £37,500 +53.06% 5
Huntingdon +1 1 £30,000 +9.72%
St Neots - 1 £21,000 -
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 57 (54.81%) Degree
2 38 (36.54%) Python
3 35 (33.65%) Software Engineering
4 33 (31.73%) Linux
5 28 (26.92%) Computer Science
6 27 (25.96%) Electronics
7 24 (23.08%) C
8 22 (21.15%) C++
9 21 (20.19%) LAN
9 21 (20.19%) WAN
10 19 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (18.27%) Firewall
11 16 (15.38%) VMware
11 16 (15.38%) Cisco
11 16 (15.38%) VPN
12 15 (14.42%) Active Directory
12 15 (14.42%) Test Automation
13 14 (13.46%) Mathematics
13 14 (13.46%) Juniper
14 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
14 12 (11.54%) Internet
14 12 (11.54%) Project Management
14 12 (11.54%) Perl
14 12 (11.54%) Windows
14 12 (11.54%) Brocade
14 12 (11.54%) Internet of Things
15 11 (10.58%) Bluetooth
16 9 (8.65%) Retail
16 9 (8.65%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (8.65%) Firmware

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.81%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.85%) IIS
3 4 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Office 365
2 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) LAN
1 21 (20.19%) WAN
2 19 (18.27%) Firewall
3 16 (15.38%) VPN
4 12 (11.54%) Internet
5 11 (10.58%) Bluetooth
6 9 (8.65%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (7.69%) VoIP
8 7 (6.73%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (6.73%) SAN
8 7 (6.73%) WLAN
9 6 (5.77%) DHCP
9 6 (5.77%) DNS
10 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.88%) HTTP
12 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.96%) 3GPP
13 1 (0.96%) 802.11
13 1 (0.96%) MPLS
13 1 (0.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.73%) Selenium
3 3 (2.88%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.92%) Buildbot
4 2 (1.92%) CMake
4 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (25.96%) Electronics
2 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 6 (5.77%) Finance
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Front Office
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.88%) Software Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Test Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Python Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Wireless Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) C Software Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (6.73%) Solutions Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.73%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.77%) Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.88%) Ember.js
2 3 (2.88%) HTML
2 3 (2.88%) HTML5
2 3 (2.88%) React
2 3 (2.88%) REST
2 3 (2.88%) WebSockets
3 2 (1.92%) WCF
3 2 (1.92%) WPF
4 1 (0.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.54%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.77%) Smart Energy
4 5 (4.81%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.81%) Digital TV
4 5 (4.81%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.85%) Apple TV
5 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.92%) CUDA
7 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.96%) Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.96%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.96%) iPad
8 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.73%) Linux
2 12 (11.54%) Windows
3 8 (7.69%) Android
3 8 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.96%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.96%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.96%) Unix
8 1 (0.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Software Engineering
2 19 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (14.42%) Test Automation
4 14 (13.46%) Mathematics
5 12 (11.54%) Project Management
6 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 7 (6.73%) BDD
7 7 (6.73%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (6.73%) Multithreaded Programming
7 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
7 7 (6.73%) Signal Processing
7 7 (6.73%) TDD
7 7 (6.73%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (6.73%) Test Management
8 6 (5.77%) SDLC
8 6 (5.77%) Stress Testing
8 6 (5.77%) System Testing
8 6 (5.77%) Telematics
9 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) Python
2 24 (23.08%) C
3 22 (21.15%) C++
4 12 (11.54%) Perl
5 8 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 6 (5.77%) Assembly Language
6 6 (5.77%) VC++
7 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.92%) C#
9 1 (0.96%) Java
9 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (54.81%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) CCNA
2 8 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.73%) CCNP
3 7 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.81%) CCIE
4 5 (4.81%) RHCE
4 5 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.92%) CISM
5 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.92%) PhD
5 2 (1.92%) SSCP
6 1 (0.96%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.96%) OSCP
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) PMO
2 4 (3.85%) QA
3 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.65%) Firmware
2 9 (8.65%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.92%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.96%) Cacti
2 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Cisco
1 16 (15.38%) VMware
2 14 (13.46%) Juniper
3 12 (11.54%) Brocade
4 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.73%) Apple
5 7 (6.73%) Avaya
6 6 (5.77%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.81%) F5
7 5 (4.81%) HP
7 5 (4.81%) NetApp
7 5 (4.81%) Palo Alto
7 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.85%) Citrix
8 4 (3.85%) Dell
8 4 (3.85%) Meru Networks
9 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.92%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.96%) IronPort
10 1 (0.96%) Kaspersky