Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 74 75
Rank change year-on-year +38 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 21 3 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.05% 0.46% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 4.69% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £31,445
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +98.76% +46.25%
10th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £21,590
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,750 £45,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £31,445
% change year-on-year +12.15% +70.14% +42.93%

Wi-Fi 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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 63 64 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.14% 9.74% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 94
Median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -18.13% +31.54%
10th Percentile £31,025 £25,550 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £73,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +14.29%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Sheffield

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Sheffield

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 16 (76.19%) Wireless
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Ethernet
6 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Firmware
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) Broadband
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Bluetooth
9 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
9 5 (23.81%) 802.1X
9 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (23.81%) MQTT
10 4 (19.05%) 802.11
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) CSS
10 4 (19.05%) Validation
11 3 (14.29%) Firewall
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco
11 3 (14.29%) MPLS
11 3 (14.29%) MIMO
11 3 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
12 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Wireless
2 9 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 6 (28.57%) Broadband
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) Bluetooth
4 5 (23.81%) MQTT
5 4 (19.05%) 802.11
6 3 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) MIMO
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (9.52%) 5G
7 2 (9.52%) DVB
7 2 (9.52%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 1 (4.76%) 3GPP
8 1 (4.76%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) DNS
8 1 (4.76%) IPv4
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Firmware Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) RF Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) 802.1X
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) ASIC
3 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (9.52%) Network Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
7 1 (4.76%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
4 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) HNC
2 2 (9.52%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
2 2 (9.52%) Sophos
2 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) VMware