Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 48 48
Rank change year-on-year -41 0 +73
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 98 249 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.21% 5.74% 5.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.31% 33.74% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 217 229
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +2.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%

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 601 738 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.71% 17.01% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 414 588 544
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,344
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +4.75% +0.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 -27 79 £45,000 -14.29% 31
Peterborough -12 13 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Huntingdon +4 5 £37,500 -29.91% 1
Wireless
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 51 (52.04%) Linux
2 46 (46.94%) Software Engineering
3 42 (42.86%) Python
4 34 (34.69%) C
5 33 (33.67%) Telecoms
6 32 (32.65%) C++
7 29 (29.59%) Internet
8 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
8 27 (27.55%) Degree
9 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (22.45%) Perl
10 22 (22.45%) Bash Shell
10 22 (22.45%) Internet of Things
11 21 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
11 21 (21.43%) Windows
12 18 (18.37%) Embedded C
12 18 (18.37%) Bluetooth
12 18 (18.37%) Firewall
12 18 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
14 16 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (13.27%) Cisco
16 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (12.24%) GitHub
17 12 (12.24%) Jenkins
17 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
17 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
18 11 (11.22%) Change Management
18 11 (11.22%) LAN

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 9 (9.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.06%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (3.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.02%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) GitHub
2 10 (10.20%) Office 365
3 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) G Suite
4 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) Internet
2 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
3 18 (18.37%) Bluetooth
3 18 (18.37%) Firewall
3 18 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (11.22%) LAN
4 11 (11.22%) WAN
5 10 (10.20%) DHCP
5 10 (10.20%) DNS
5 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
6 7 (7.14%) ZigBee
7 4 (4.08%) 802.11
7 4 (4.08%) 802.15
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (4.08%) HTTP
7 4 (4.08%) IPv6
7 4 (4.08%) SSL
7 4 (4.08%) VoIP
7 4 (4.08%) VPN
7 4 (4.08%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 33 (33.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.20%) Automotive
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (36.73%) Software Engineer
2 32 (32.65%) Embedded Engineer
2 32 (32.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (16.33%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Test Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Team Leader
7 10 (10.20%) Wireless Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Bluetooth Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Embedded C Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Network Support
12 5 (5.10%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) 802.1X
1 8 (8.16%) Yocto
2 4 (4.08%) Ajax
2 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.08%) CSS
2 4 (4.08%) HTML
2 4 (4.08%) JSON
2 4 (4.08%) REST
3 1 (1.02%) Caffe
3 1 (1.02%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Internet of Things
2 16 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (10.20%) Device Driver
4 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.10%) Smart City
6 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.08%) Smart Meter
7 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.02%) Apple TV
9 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 51 (52.04%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.06%) Android
5 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
4 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (11.22%) Change Management
6 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.16%) Change Control
7 8 (8.16%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (8.16%) Regression Testing
7 8 (8.16%) Smoke Testing
8 7 (7.14%) ITIL
8 7 (7.14%) Ticket Management
9 6 (6.12%) Identity Management
9 6 (6.12%) Requirements Management
9 6 (6.12%) Server Management
9 6 (6.12%) Time Management
9 6 (6.12%) Validation
10 5 (5.10%) Product Management
11 4 (4.08%) Collaborative Working
11 4 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.86%) Python
2 34 (34.69%) C
3 32 (32.65%) C++
4 22 (22.45%) Bash Shell
4 22 (22.45%) Perl
5 18 (18.37%) Embedded C
6 11 (11.22%) Java
7 6 (6.12%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
10 3 (3.06%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.04%) SQL
12 1 (1.02%) C#
12 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) Degree
2 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (10.20%) CCNA
4 7 (7.14%) CCNP
5 6 (6.12%) A+ Certification
5 6 (6.12%) ACDT
5 6 (6.12%) ACHDS
5 6 (6.12%) ACTC
5 6 (6.12%) DBS Check
5 6 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (6.12%) MCDST
5 6 (6.12%) MCP
5 6 (6.12%) MCSA
5 6 (6.12%) MCSE
5 6 (6.12%) MCSM
5 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.12%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (5.10%) JNCIA
6 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.10%) Firmware
4 4 (4.08%) XenApp
5 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Cisco
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.20%) Apple
4 9 (9.18%) VMware
5 8 (8.16%) Citrix
6 5 (5.10%) Aerohive Networks
6 5 (5.10%) Juniper
7 4 (4.08%) HP
8 3 (3.06%) Dell
8 3 (3.06%) Meru Networks
9 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.04%) F5
9 2 (2.04%) Google
10 1 (1.02%) Draytek
10 1 (1.02%) Huawei
10 1 (1.02%) IBM
10 1 (1.02%) Meraki
10 1 (1.02%) NVIDIA
10 1 (1.02%) SonicWALL