The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 17 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.18% 6.80% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 15.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 24.55% 42.86% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 31
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 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 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) WatchGuard
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) SonicWALL
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) Sophos
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) Apple
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Capita
8 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
8 1 (7.69%) QA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Celerra
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
1 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) Information Security
1 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
1 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) WatchGuard
4 8 (61.54%) SonicWALL
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) Sophos
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Capita
6 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya