Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 147 208
Rank change year-on-year +5 +61 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 37 72 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.20% 1.50% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.92% 12.52% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 63 16
Leeds median annual salary £31,500 £45,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +69.81% -41.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,554 £20,625
90th Percentile £52,875 £52,900 £46,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -25.88% +14.86% -12.94%

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 467 575 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.08% 11.95% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 414 474 538
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -8.54%
10th Percentile £24,825 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.61% +8.67% -6.25%

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 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 25 (67.57%) Firewall
2 22 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (54.05%) Cisco
3 20 (54.05%) CCNA
4 14 (37.84%) CCNP
5 13 (35.14%) ITIL
6 12 (32.43%) LAN
6 12 (32.43%) WAN
7 11 (29.73%) VoIP
7 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (24.32%) Aruba
9 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (24.32%) Juniper
10 8 (21.62%) C
10 8 (21.62%) VPN
10 8 (21.62%) HP
10 8 (21.62%) F5
10 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (18.92%) Ubiquiti
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) MPLS
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) VMware
11 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
11 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
12 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing

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 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) iWork
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
1 3 (8.11%) PaaS
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) G Suite
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) LAN
2 12 (32.43%) WAN
3 11 (29.73%) VoIP
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (21.62%) VPN
7 7 (18.92%) MPLS
8 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.51%) IP Telephony
10 4 (10.81%) BGP
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.81%) VLAN
11 3 (8.11%) DNS
11 3 (8.11%) HTTP
11 3 (8.11%) SAN
11 3 (8.11%) SNMP
11 3 (8.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Network Support
2 11 (29.73%) Network Support Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Support
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Juniper Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Juniper Support
4 6 (16.22%) Network Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (16.22%) SIEM
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Internal Audit
6 3 (8.11%) ISMS
6 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C
2 4 (10.81%) C++
3 3 (8.11%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNA
3 14 (37.84%) CCNP
4 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) JNCIA
6 5 (13.51%) CCIE
7 4 (10.81%) CCDP
7 4 (10.81%) DBS Check
8 3 (8.11%) CISA
8 3 (8.11%) CISM
8 3 (8.11%) CISSP
8 3 (8.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (8.11%) CREST Certified
8 3 (8.11%) GIAC
8 3 (8.11%) OSCE
8 3 (8.11%) OSCP
8 3 (8.11%) SANS
9 2 (5.41%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (5.41%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 31000
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.11%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.41%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) Aruba
2 9 (24.32%) Juniper
3 8 (21.62%) F5
3 8 (21.62%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) Ubiquiti
4 7 (18.92%) VMware
5 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 3 (8.11%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (5.41%) Apple
8 2 (5.41%) Google
8 2 (5.41%) Meraki
8 2 (5.41%) Okta
8 2 (5.41%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.70%) arcserve
9 1 (2.70%) Huawei
9 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard