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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 99 70
Rank change year-on-year +56 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 136 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.13% 1.49% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 8.41% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 130 25 51
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £46,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £53,272
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 391 333 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.49% 17.72% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 317 282 361
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +58 111 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Peterborough -3 6 £24,500 -51.00% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £25,186 -
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 163 (65.99%) Python
2 147 (59.51%) Degree
3 142 (57.49%) C
4 95 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 90 (36.44%) Wi-Fi
6 82 (33.20%) C++
7 81 (32.79%) Bluetooth
7 81 (32.79%) Electronics
8 78 (31.58%) Telecoms
9 73 (29.55%) Linux
10 70 (28.34%) Firmware
10 70 (28.34%) Mentoring
11 64 (25.91%) Software Engineering
12 61 (24.70%) Perl
13 54 (21.86%) MATLAB
14 50 (20.24%) Test Automation
15 47 (19.03%) Computer Science
16 45 (18.22%) Test Scripting
17 42 (17.00%) Embedded C
18 40 (16.19%) Embedded Software Development
19 39 (15.79%) Digital Signal Processing
19 39 (15.79%) Signal Processing
20 36 (14.57%) Embedded Systems
21 32 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (12.96%) Algorithms
22 31 (12.55%) Android
22 31 (12.55%) Git (software)
23 29 (11.74%) Jenkins
24 28 (11.34%) Windows
25 26 (10.53%) Configuration 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 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) iTunes
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (36.44%) Wi-Fi
2 81 (32.79%) Bluetooth
3 21 (8.50%) 802.11
3 21 (8.50%) Internet
3 21 (8.50%) LTE
4 18 (7.29%) DVB
5 16 (6.48%) WAN
6 15 (6.07%) LAN
6 15 (6.07%) WLAN
7 13 (5.26%) VPN
8 10 (4.05%) SAN
9 7 (2.83%) Firewall
10 6 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (2.02%) DHCP
11 5 (2.02%) DNS
11 5 (2.02%) OFDM
11 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.02%) VLAN
11 5 (2.02%) VoIP
12 4 (1.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) MS Access
1 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (32.79%) Electronics
2 78 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.62%) Marketing
3 4 (1.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (55.47%) Embedded Engineer
2 59 (23.89%) Software Engineer
3 49 (19.84%) DSP Engineer
4 46 (18.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 42 (17.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 32 (12.96%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 32 (12.96%) Firmware Engineer
6 32 (12.96%) Wireless Engineer
7 31 (12.55%) Test Engineer
8 24 (9.72%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (8.50%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 19 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (7.29%) MATLAB Engineer
12 17 (6.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
13 16 (6.48%) C Software Engineer
13 16 (6.48%) Software Test Engineer
14 15 (6.07%) Graduate
14 15 (6.07%) RF Engineer
14 15 (6.07%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.50%) 802.1X
2 13 (5.26%) POSIX
3 5 (2.02%) Qt
4 4 (1.62%) HTML
4 4 (1.62%) HTML5
4 4 (1.62%) MFC
4 4 (1.62%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.03%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.57%) Embedded Systems
3 32 (12.96%) Algorithms
3 32 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.50%) Internet of Things
5 17 (6.88%) Smartphone
6 11 (4.45%) ASIC
6 11 (4.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.43%) Smart City
8 6 (2.43%) SystemC
8 6 (2.43%) Verilog
9 5 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.62%) CCTV
10 4 (1.62%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.40%) NHS
12 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (29.55%) Linux
2 31 (12.55%) Android
3 28 (11.34%) Windows
4 6 (2.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.81%) ThreadX
5 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.46%) Mathematics
2 70 (28.34%) Mentoring
3 64 (25.91%) Software Engineering
4 50 (20.24%) Test Automation
5 45 (18.22%) Test Scripting
6 40 (16.19%) Embedded Software Development
7 39 (15.79%) Digital Signal Processing
7 39 (15.79%) Signal Processing
8 26 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 25 (10.12%) Software Architecture
10 18 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (6.07%) Coaching
12 15 (6.07%) Data Acquisition
12 15 (6.07%) Scenario Testing
13 13 (5.26%) Computer Architecture
13 13 (5.26%) System Testing
14 11 (4.45%) Android Development
15 10 (4.05%) Component Testing
15 10 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 163 (65.99%) Python
2 142 (57.49%) C
3 82 (33.20%) C++
4 61 (24.70%) Perl
5 54 (21.86%) MATLAB
6 42 (17.00%) Embedded C
7 17 (6.88%) Java
8 16 (6.48%) Tcl
9 14 (5.67%) Assembly Language
10 4 (1.62%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.81%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) SQL
12 1 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 147 (59.51%) Degree
2 13 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.05%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (2.02%) CCNA
4 5 (2.02%) CCNP
5 4 (1.62%) CCIE
6 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CCENT
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 70 (28.34%) Firmware
2 11 (4.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (6.88%) Perforce
2 10 (4.05%) Cisco
3 9 (3.64%) VMware
4 7 (2.83%) Brocade
5 4 (1.62%) Avaya
5 4 (1.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.62%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.21%) Juniper
7 2 (0.81%) Citrix
7 2 (0.81%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.40%) 3Com
8 1 (0.40%) Atmel
8 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.40%) Draytek
8 1 (0.40%) F5
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) ZyXEL
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