Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 168 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 +22
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 22 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 0.90% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 8
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% +45.45%
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -11.11%

WLAN 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 845 663 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.90% 18.99% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 685 552 561
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,350 £25,000 £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% +1.19%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Cambridgeshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Cambridgeshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 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 -24 18 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Peterborough - 2 - -
WLAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 18 (81.82%) C
1 18 (81.82%) Wireless
2 17 (77.27%) Electronics
2 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
2 17 (77.27%) Firmware
3 15 (68.18%) Perforce
3 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
3 15 (68.18%) MATLAB
3 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 15 (68.18%) Python
3 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 15 (68.18%) Mentoring
3 15 (68.18%) Coaching
3 15 (68.18%) Algorithms
3 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
3 15 (68.18%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
4 4 (18.18%) Meraki
4 4 (18.18%) Service Design
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) VoIP
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Wireless
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) VoIP
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
1 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (77.27%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (77.27%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 17 (77.27%) Firmware Engineer
3 16 (72.73%) RF Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) WLAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
2 15 (68.18%) Coaching
2 15 (68.18%) Data Acquisition
2 15 (68.18%) Mentoring
2 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) Service Design
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C
2 15 (68.18%) MATLAB
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Perforce
2 4 (18.18%) Avaya
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Meraki