The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 70 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.16% 1.25% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 7.56% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £18,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Wireless
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 119 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.39% 16.53% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 87 60
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Wireless
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Sheffield region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Sheffield

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) NEC
2 12 (46.15%) Electronics
2 12 (46.15%) JTAG
2 12 (46.15%) Home Automation
2 12 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
2 12 (46.15%) Embedded C++
2 12 (46.15%) GPRS
2 12 (46.15%) GSM
2 12 (46.15%) Ethernet
2 12 (46.15%) C
2 12 (46.15%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) MFC
2 12 (46.15%) EMC
2 12 (46.15%) Assembly Language
2 12 (46.15%) Firmware
2 12 (46.15%) Lauterbach
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) LAN
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (30.77%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 12 (46.15%) GPRS
2 12 (46.15%) GSM
2 12 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) BGP
8 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.85%) Packet Switching
8 1 (3.85%) PBX
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) GDB
General
1 12 (46.15%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Home Automation
1 12 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Android Development
5 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C
1 12 (46.15%) C#
1 12 (46.15%) C++
1 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
1 12 (46.15%) Embedded C++
1 12 (46.15%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) GWAPT
3 2 (7.69%) GPEN
3 2 (7.69%) OSCP
3 2 (7.69%) OSCE
3 2 (7.69%) CISA
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) GCIH
3 2 (7.69%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) JTAG
2 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 7 (26.92%) QA
3 2 (7.69%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) EMC
1 12 (46.15%) NEC
1 12 (46.15%) Lauterbach
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Primavera
6 1 (3.85%) SolidWorks
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) F5