Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 168 160
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 22 51 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.60% 1.04% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 8.06% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 71
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -18.18% +12.24%
10th Percentile £30,550 £31,500 £20,250
90th Percentile £53,895 £70,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £39,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% -21.00% +5.26%

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 496 633 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.49% 12.94% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 441 545 668
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -2.60%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) VoIP
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) Network Security
6 8 (36.36%) VPLS
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (36.36%) IPsec
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) WLAN
7 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
7 7 (31.82%) MPLS
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) VLAN
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
8 6 (27.27%) F5
8 6 (27.27%) Office 365
8 6 (27.27%) SAN
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (22.73%) Citrix
9 5 (22.73%) CCNP
9 5 (22.73%) CRM

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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
3 11 (50.00%) VoIP
4 9 (40.91%) Network Security
4 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (36.36%) IPsec
5 8 (36.36%) VPLS
6 7 (31.82%) BGP
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
6 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) VLAN
6 7 (31.82%) WLAN
7 6 (27.27%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) DSL
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 5 (22.73%) Intranet
8 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Private Cloud
1 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) CRM
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.64%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
1 5 (22.73%) Packer
1 5 (22.73%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (13.64%) PaperCut
2 3 (13.64%) vCenter Server
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Nessus
4 1 (4.55%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
5 5 (22.73%) Meraki
5 5 (22.73%) ScanSafe
5 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
5 5 (22.73%) Zscaler
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) Sage
6 3 (13.64%) Symantec
7 2 (9.09%) Apple
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.55%) Huawei
8 1 (4.55%) Imperva
8 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (4.55%) SAP