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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 37 117 58
Rank change year-on-year +80 -59  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 108 21 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.39% 0.97% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.67% 5.48% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 17 65
Median salary £52,500 £51,375 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.18% -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.64% -1.29%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 341 383 437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 17.62% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 270 308 361
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,550 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +76 93 £55,000 - 20
Peterborough +9 10 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £29,500 - 1
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 130 (65.33%) Python
2 121 (60.80%) Degree
3 93 (46.73%) C
4 76 (38.19%) Electronics
5 74 (37.19%) Telecoms
5 74 (37.19%) C++
6 73 (36.68%) Mathematics
7 70 (35.18%) Bluetooth
8 64 (32.16%) Software Engineering
9 60 (30.15%) Wi-Fi
10 50 (25.13%) Linux
11 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
12 38 (19.10%) Perl
12 38 (19.10%) Mentoring
13 35 (17.59%) Firmware
14 32 (16.08%) MATLAB
14 32 (16.08%) Windows
14 32 (16.08%) Automated Testing
15 29 (14.57%) Embedded Systems
16 28 (14.07%) Cisco Certification
16 28 (14.07%) Test Scripting
16 28 (14.07%) Digital Signal Processing
16 28 (14.07%) Signal Processing
17 27 (13.57%) Software Architecture
18 26 (13.07%) WAN
19 25 (12.56%) Embedded C
20 24 (12.06%) LAN
20 24 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (11.56%) VPN
21 23 (11.56%) Cisco

Wireless
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 12 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (35.18%) Bluetooth
2 60 (30.15%) Wi-Fi
3 26 (13.07%) WAN
4 24 (12.06%) LAN
5 23 (11.56%) VPN
6 19 (9.55%) VoIP
7 18 (9.05%) DHCP
7 18 (9.05%) DNS
7 18 (9.05%) TCP/IP
7 18 (9.05%) VLAN
8 17 (8.54%) 802.11
8 17 (8.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (8.54%) FTP
8 17 (8.54%) IPv4
9 16 (8.04%) LTE
10 14 (7.04%) DVB
11 12 (6.03%) Internet
12 11 (5.53%) Ethernet
13 9 (4.52%) SAN
14 7 (3.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (0.50%) MS Access
2 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (9.05%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.01%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.01%) JIRA
4 2 (1.01%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) Ant
5 1 (0.50%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.50%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 76 (38.19%) Electronics
2 74 (37.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.01%) Finance
3 2 (1.01%) Military
4 1 (0.50%) Automotive
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Law
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (53.77%) Embedded Engineer
2 51 (25.63%) Software Engineer
3 45 (22.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 36 (18.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 33 (16.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (15.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 30 (15.08%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (15.08%) Test Engineer
7 23 (11.56%) Wireless Engineer
8 22 (11.06%) DSP Engineer
9 21 (10.55%) C Software Engineer
10 18 (9.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (9.05%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (8.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 16 (8.04%) Software Test Engineer
13 15 (7.54%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 15 (7.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 15 (7.54%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (7.54%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.54%) 802.1X
2 10 (5.03%) POSIX
3 9 (4.52%) HTML
4 7 (3.52%) HTML5
4 7 (3.52%) MFC
4 7 (3.52%) Qt
4 7 (3.52%) Qt Quick
5 3 (1.51%) Web Services
6 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.01%) CSS
6 2 (1.01%) Node.js
6 2 (1.01%) OAuth
6 2 (1.01%) REST
6 2 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.01%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
2 29 (14.57%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.03%) Internet of Things
4 12 (6.03%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (4.52%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.02%) Smartphone
7 7 (3.52%) Verilog
8 6 (3.02%) ASIC
8 6 (3.02%) Device Driver
8 6 (3.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (3.02%) SystemC
9 2 (1.01%) CCTV
9 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.50%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.13%) Linux
2 32 (16.08%) Windows
3 19 (9.55%) Android
4 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.51%) Unix
5 3 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.01%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (1.01%) ThreadX
6 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.01%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.68%) Mathematics
2 64 (32.16%) Software Engineering
3 38 (19.10%) Mentoring
4 32 (16.08%) Automated Testing
5 28 (14.07%) Digital Signal Processing
5 28 (14.07%) Signal Processing
5 28 (14.07%) Test Scripting
6 27 (13.57%) Software Architecture
7 24 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (11.06%) Embedded Software Development
9 21 (10.55%) Configuration Management
9 21 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.05%) ITIL
11 17 (8.54%) Network Management
11 17 (8.54%) Problem Management
12 15 (7.54%) Android Development
12 15 (7.54%) Cross-Platform Development
12 15 (7.54%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.03%) Computer Architecture
14 9 (4.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 130 (65.33%) Python
2 93 (46.73%) C
3 74 (37.19%) C++
4 38 (19.10%) Perl
5 32 (16.08%) MATLAB
6 25 (12.56%) Embedded C
7 21 (10.55%) Assembly Language
8 16 (8.04%) Java
9 15 (7.54%) Tcl
10 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.01%) Ruby
10 2 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (60.80%) Degree
2 28 (14.07%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.05%) CCNP
4 19 (9.55%) CCIE
5 6 (3.02%) CCNA
6 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.01%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.01%) CCENT
7 2 (1.01%) MCP
7 2 (1.01%) MCSA
8 1 (0.50%) CCSA
8 1 (0.50%) CCSE
8 1 (0.50%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.50%) ISEB
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.50%) OSCP
8 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) QA
System Software
1 35 (17.59%) Firmware
2 11 (5.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) KVM
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (11.56%) Cisco
2 17 (8.54%) SolarWinds
3 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.52%) VMware
5 7 (3.52%) Brocade
6 5 (2.51%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.01%) F5
8 2 (1.01%) 3Com
8 2 (1.01%) Atmel
8 2 (1.01%) Avaya
8 2 (1.01%) Citrix
8 2 (1.01%) Draytek
8 2 (1.01%) HP
8 2 (1.01%) Mitel
8 2 (1.01%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.01%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.01%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (1.01%) ZyXEL
9 1 (0.50%) Juniper
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago