Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 74 109
Rank change year-on-year +38 +35 -43
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 311 121 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.54% 3.46% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.16% 18.39% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 280 157 74
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 837 658 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.29% 18.81% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 678 547 587
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,900 £28,000
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% -

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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 +29 269 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Peterborough -4 13 £51,500 +3.00%
Huntingdon +16 3 £53,500 -
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 174 (55.95%) C
2 160 (51.45%) Python
3 137 (44.05%) Software Engineering
4 134 (43.09%) Degree
5 126 (40.51%) Linux
6 93 (29.90%) C++
7 80 (25.72%) Embedded C
8 69 (22.19%) Bluetooth
9 66 (21.22%) Telecoms
10 65 (20.90%) Wi-Fi
11 62 (19.94%) Firmware
12 55 (17.68%) Perl
13 52 (16.72%) Electronics
14 48 (15.43%) Mathematics
15 46 (14.79%) Windows
16 39 (12.54%) Embedded Systems
17 36 (11.58%) Jenkins
17 36 (11.58%) Android
18 35 (11.25%) Multithreading
19 33 (10.61%) Mentoring
20 32 (10.29%) Multithreaded Programming
20 32 (10.29%) MATLAB
21 31 (9.97%) Test Automation
22 30 (9.65%) Test Scripting
23 28 (9.00%) Computer Science
23 28 (9.00%) Signal Processing
23 28 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
24 27 (8.68%) Embedded Software Development
25 26 (8.36%) Git (software)
26 25 (8.04%) Project Management

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 6 (1.93%) IBM Connections
2 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.22%) Office 365
2 6 (1.93%) G Suite
3 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.96%) IaaS
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) PaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (22.19%) Bluetooth
2 65 (20.90%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (6.11%) WLAN
4 17 (5.47%) WAN
5 16 (5.14%) LAN
6 13 (4.18%) Firewall
7 11 (3.54%) 4G
8 10 (3.22%) 3G
8 10 (3.22%) OpenVPN
9 9 (2.89%) 802.11
9 9 (2.89%) Internet
10 5 (1.61%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.29%) SAN
11 4 (1.29%) VPN
12 3 (0.96%) BGP
12 3 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.32%) LTE
13 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
1 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) MS Access
2 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (11.58%) Jenkins
2 26 (8.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.29%) Hudson
4 2 (0.64%) JIRA
4 2 (0.64%) Selenium
5 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (21.22%) Telecoms
2 52 (16.72%) Electronics
3 5 (1.61%) Retail
4 4 (1.29%) Finance
5 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.64%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Military
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (40.19%) Embedded Engineer
2 106 (34.08%) Software Engineer
3 57 (18.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 55 (17.68%) Embedded C Engineer
5 46 (14.79%) Senior Software Engineer
6 44 (14.15%) C Software Engineer
6 44 (14.15%) Systems Engineer
7 35 (11.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 34 (10.93%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (8.68%) Architect
9 27 (8.68%) Firmware Engineer
10 25 (8.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 25 (8.04%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 25 (8.04%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (7.72%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.22%) Yocto
2 9 (2.89%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.96%) CSS
3 3 (0.96%) HTML
4 2 (0.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.64%) Node.js
4 2 (0.64%) RESTful
4 2 (0.64%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) D3.js
5 1 (0.32%) HTML5
5 1 (0.32%) Qt
5 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.54%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.47%) Algorithms
4 15 (4.82%) Verilog
5 14 (4.50%) Device Driver
6 11 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.22%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.57%) Internet of Things
9 7 (2.25%) Driving Licence
9 7 (2.25%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.61%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) CCTV
11 3 (0.96%) Smart Energy
12 2 (0.64%) Smart City
13 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.32%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.32%) NHS
13 1 (0.32%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 126 (40.51%) Linux
2 46 (14.79%) Windows
3 36 (11.58%) Android
4 24 (7.72%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.22%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (44.05%) Software Engineering
2 48 (15.43%) Mathematics
3 35 (11.25%) Multithreading
4 33 (10.61%) Mentoring
5 32 (10.29%) Multithreaded Programming
6 31 (9.97%) Test Automation
7 30 (9.65%) Test Scripting
8 28 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (9.00%) Signal Processing
9 27 (8.68%) Embedded Software Development
10 25 (8.04%) Project Management
11 24 (7.72%) DevOps
12 21 (6.75%) Configuration Management
13 17 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (5.14%) Coaching
14 16 (5.14%) Data Acquisition
15 13 (4.18%) Scrum
16 12 (3.86%) Device Driver Development
16 12 (3.86%) SDLC
17 11 (3.54%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 174 (55.95%) C
2 160 (51.45%) Python
3 93 (29.90%) C++
4 80 (25.72%) Embedded C
5 55 (17.68%) Perl
6 32 (10.29%) MATLAB
7 20 (6.43%) Java
8 18 (5.79%) Embedded C++
9 14 (4.50%) JavaScript
10 13 (4.18%) Assembly Language
11 11 (3.54%) PHP
12 4 (1.29%) Groovy
12 4 (1.29%) SQL
13 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.96%) Tcl
13 3 (0.96%) VC++
14 2 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 134 (43.09%) Degree
2 12 (3.86%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.61%) CCNP
5 3 (0.96%) CCNA
5 3 (0.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.64%) JTAG
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 62 (19.94%) Firmware
2 14 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.96%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) iptables
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (6.75%) Perforce
2 16 (5.14%) VMware
3 13 (4.18%) Cisco
4 10 (3.22%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.93%) Citrix
6 6 (1.93%) Google
6 6 (1.93%) IBM
7 5 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.61%) F5
8 3 (0.96%) Avaya
8 3 (0.96%) Brocade
8 3 (0.96%) Juniper
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle
10 1 (0.32%) Apple
10 1 (0.32%) NEC