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

Wireless
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 182 159
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 26 38 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.67% 0.80% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.09% 5.60% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 95
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,350 £60,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £39,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.64% -29.09% +10.00%

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 511 679 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.22% 14.30% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 449 586 696
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.01% -1.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,875 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,953
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.12% +1.21%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) Network Security
4 12 (46.15%) VPN
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) VoIP
5 11 (42.31%) WAN
5 11 (42.31%) VLAN
5 11 (42.31%) IPsec
6 10 (38.46%) VPLS
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 9 (34.62%) Office 365
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) LAN
9 7 (26.92%) CCNP
9 7 (26.92%) Juniper
9 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
10 6 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (23.08%) F5
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (23.08%) Network Design
10 6 (23.08%) MPLS
10 6 (23.08%) BGP
10 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
10 6 (23.08%) CCNA
10 6 (23.08%) WLAN

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) Network Security
3 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) IPsec
4 11 (42.31%) VLAN
4 11 (42.31%) VoIP
4 11 (42.31%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) VPLS
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
7 6 (23.08%) BGP
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
7 6 (23.08%) MPLS
7 6 (23.08%) WLAN
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) SAN
8 5 (19.23%) Wireless Security
9 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.85%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (23.08%) Network Design
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Security Operations
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 4 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (11.54%) Email Filtering
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (11.54%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
1 4 (15.38%) Nessus
1 4 (15.38%) Packer
1 4 (15.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (11.54%) PaperCut
2 3 (11.54%) WSUS
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.85%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) F5
5 5 (19.23%) Citrix
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 4 (15.38%) Meraki
6 4 (15.38%) Qualys
6 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (15.38%) ScanSafe
6 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 4 (15.38%) Zscaler
7 3 (11.54%) Sage
8 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 2 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (7.69%) Imperva
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (7.69%) WatchGuard