Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 200 162
Rank change year-on-year +25 -38 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 38 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.85% 0.61% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.31% 4.32% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 80
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -23.18% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,250 £33,625
90th Percentile £56,000 £58,875 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27% +19.57%

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 602 694 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.52% 14.01% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 525 585 708
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.09% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,600 £23,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £55,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% - -5.00%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (55.26%) Cisco
4 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 16 (42.11%) VPN
5 16 (42.11%) VMware
6 15 (39.47%) VLAN
6 15 (39.47%) IPsec
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (36.84%) Network Security
8 13 (34.21%) CCNP
8 13 (34.21%) CCNA
8 13 (34.21%) DNS
8 13 (34.21%) ITIL
9 12 (31.58%) Windows
9 12 (31.58%) WAN
9 12 (31.58%) HTTP
9 12 (31.58%) HTTPS
10 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
11 10 (26.32%) Juniper
11 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
11 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (26.32%) Office 365
12 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 9 (23.68%) Web Filtering
12 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
12 9 (23.68%) LAN
13 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (21.05%) Linux

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 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (26.32%) Office 365
2 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 16 (42.11%) VPN
4 15 (39.47%) IPsec
4 15 (39.47%) VLAN
5 14 (36.84%) Network Security
6 13 (34.21%) DNS
7 12 (31.58%) HTTP
7 12 (31.58%) HTTPS
7 12 (31.58%) WAN
8 9 (23.68%) LAN
9 8 (21.05%) DHCP
9 8 (21.05%) VPLS
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.42%) Wireless Security
11 6 (15.79%) DWDM
11 6 (15.79%) VoIP
12 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
13 2 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) Power BI
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) IT Support
4 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Support
5 4 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Support
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper Support
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 9 (23.68%) Web Filtering
4 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.05%) Network Design
5 7 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Security Operations
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.79%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (13.16%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (13.16%) Security Patching
7 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (7.89%) Email Filtering
8 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (34.21%) CCNA
2 13 (34.21%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) Degree
3 8 (21.05%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CCIE
5 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.26%) MCITP
6 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.63%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GDPR
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Nessus
2 5 (13.16%) SmoothWall
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.79%) Avaya
6 6 (15.79%) Genesys
6 6 (15.79%) Qualys
6 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (15.79%) Verint
7 4 (10.53%) F5
7 4 (10.53%) HP
8 3 (7.89%) Apple
8 3 (7.89%) Aruba
8 3 (7.89%) Ubiquiti
9 2 (5.26%) AlienVault
9 2 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (5.26%) Gemalto
9 2 (5.26%) Imperva
9 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard