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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 71 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.65% 1.49% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 7.48% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,750 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% +46.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
107 147 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.90% 19.86% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 112 62
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 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 (60.87%) Degree
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
3 12 (52.17%) GPRS
3 12 (52.17%) GSM
3 12 (52.17%) Embedded C
3 12 (52.17%) Embedded C++
3 12 (52.17%) C
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) C++
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) MFC
3 12 (52.17%) EMC
3 12 (52.17%) Assembly Language
3 12 (52.17%) Firmware
3 12 (52.17%) NEC
3 12 (52.17%) Electronics
3 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 12 (52.17%) JTAG
3 12 (52.17%) Home Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (52.17%) Lauterbach
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) QA
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 12 (52.17%) GPRS
2 12 (52.17%) GSM
2 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) IPsec
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) OSPF
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.35%) RIP
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) PBX
6 1 (4.35%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) GDB
General
1 12 (52.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Home Automation
1 12 (52.17%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Android Development
5 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (8.70%) Network Design
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C
1 12 (52.17%) C#
1 12 (52.17%) C++
1 12 (52.17%) Embedded C
1 12 (52.17%) Embedded C++
1 12 (52.17%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) GWAPT
3 2 (8.70%) GPEN
3 2 (8.70%) OSCP
3 2 (8.70%) OSCE
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) GCIH
3 2 (8.70%) CEH
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) JTAG
2 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 6 (26.09%) QA
3 2 (8.70%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) EMC
1 12 (52.17%) NEC
1 12 (52.17%) Lauterbach
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) CA