The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 30 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.96% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 3.03% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
West 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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.83% 29.20% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 47
Average salary £26,500 £38,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.26% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Wireless
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Wakefield

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) HP
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Sophos
2 12 (92.31%) SonicWALL
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Celerra
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Consultant
2 11 (84.62%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Managed Services Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Celerra
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) HP
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 12 (92.31%) SonicWALL
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve