Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 220 200
Rank change year-on-year +66 -20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 70 17 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.46% 0.33% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.95% 2.65% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 15 61
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £26,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% -44.79% +28.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,250 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.86% -17.78% +20.00%

Wireless 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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 586 642 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.25% 12.63% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 538 700
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,050 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Leeds

Wireless
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Leeds

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Leeds over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 61 (87.14%) Firewall
2 47 (67.14%) Cisco
3 43 (61.43%) WAN
4 39 (55.71%) Network Security
5 34 (48.57%) TCP/IP
6 33 (47.14%) VPN
6 33 (47.14%) VLAN
7 32 (45.71%) DNS
7 32 (45.71%) HTTP
8 31 (44.29%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
9 29 (41.43%) Network Design
10 28 (40.00%) IPsec
10 28 (40.00%) HTTPS
11 26 (37.14%) VoIP
11 26 (37.14%) VMware
11 26 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (37.14%) Office 365
11 26 (37.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 25 (35.71%) Security Operations
12 25 (35.71%) Finance
12 25 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (35.71%) Juniper
13 24 (34.29%) CheckPoint
13 24 (34.29%) Load Balancing
14 23 (32.86%) ITIL
15 22 (31.43%) LAN
15 22 (31.43%) Cloud Computing
15 22 (31.43%) Wireless Security
16 21 (30.00%) PCI DSS

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 26 (37.14%) Office 365
2 22 (31.43%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.71%) IaaS
3 4 (5.71%) PaaS
3 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (87.14%) Firewall
2 43 (61.43%) WAN
3 39 (55.71%) Network Security
4 34 (48.57%) TCP/IP
5 33 (47.14%) VLAN
5 33 (47.14%) VPN
6 32 (45.71%) DNS
6 32 (45.71%) HTTP
7 28 (40.00%) HTTPS
7 28 (40.00%) IPsec
8 26 (37.14%) VoIP
9 22 (31.43%) LAN
9 22 (31.43%) Wireless Security
10 21 (30.00%) DWDM
10 21 (30.00%) VPLS
11 11 (15.71%) MPLS
12 7 (10.00%) DHCP
13 6 (8.57%) WLAN
14 5 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (5.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) Network Security Specialist
2 16 (22.86%) Network Specialist
2 16 (22.86%) Security Specialist
3 15 (21.43%) Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) Network Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) Network Security Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) SOC Specialist
6 11 (15.71%) IT Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Support Engineer
7 10 (14.29%) IT Support
8 9 (12.86%) Security Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Architect
9 7 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Network Architect
9 7 (10.00%) Senior Architect
9 7 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) PKI
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.86%) Handset
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Network Design
2 26 (37.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 25 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 24 (34.29%) Load Balancing
5 23 (32.86%) ITIL
6 21 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 20 (28.57%) Data Analysis
7 20 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (22.86%) DDoS Mitigation
8 16 (22.86%) E-Commerce
8 16 (22.86%) Issue Tracking
8 16 (22.86%) Security Patching
9 15 (21.43%) Social Engineering
10 14 (20.00%) B2B
10 14 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
11 13 (18.57%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (11.43%) Web Filtering
13 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) C
3 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.14%) CCNP
3 14 (20.00%) CCNA
4 8 (11.43%) Degree
5 7 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (7.14%) CCIE
6 5 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (5.71%) CISA
7 4 (5.71%) CISM
7 4 (5.71%) CISSP
7 4 (5.71%) GIAC
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.71%) SANS
8 3 (4.29%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.29%) MCSE
8 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (2.86%) MCITP
10 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.00%) GDPR
3 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (5.71%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Firmware
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) Nessus
2 6 (8.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 47 (67.14%) Cisco
2 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
3 26 (37.14%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) Juniper
5 24 (34.29%) CheckPoint
6 21 (30.00%) Qualys
6 21 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (20.00%) Avaya
7 14 (20.00%) Genesys
7 14 (20.00%) Verint
8 4 (5.71%) F5
8 4 (5.71%) HP
9 3 (4.29%) Apple
9 3 (4.29%) Aruba
9 3 (4.29%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (2.86%) Google
11 1 (1.43%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.43%) Dell
11 1 (1.43%) Symantec
11 1 (1.43%) WatchGuard