Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 70 77
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 24 7 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.77% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 10.94% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 17
Median annual salary £65,000 £27,500 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.36% -71.79% +178.57%
10th Percentile £49,000 £26,250 £49,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £98,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £27,500 £97,500
% change year-on-year +100.00% -71.79% +178.57%

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 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%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Sheffield

Wireless
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Sheffield

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

Salary histogram for Wireless in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 16 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 7 (29.17%) 802.1X
5 7 (29.17%) Broadband
5 7 (29.17%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Embedded C
7 5 (20.83%) MPLS
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
8 4 (16.67%) Firmware
8 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) Validation
8 4 (16.67%) 802.11
9 3 (12.50%) 3GPP
9 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (12.50%) VLAN
9 3 (12.50%) MIMO
9 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
9 3 (12.50%) 5G
9 3 (12.50%) Storage Management
10 2 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering

Wireless
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 2 (8.33%) AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Azure
1 2 (8.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (29.17%) Broadband
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) 802.11
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) 3GPP
6 3 (12.50%) 5G
6 3 (12.50%) MIMO
6 3 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) IPv4
7 2 (8.33%) IPv6
7 2 (8.33%) LTE
7 2 (8.33%) MQTT
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (8.33%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) RF Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior RF Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Validation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Validation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) RF Test Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) ASIC
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Management
5 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Network Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
2 2 (8.33%) HND
2 2 (8.33%) PhD
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) VMware NSX
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
1 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Dell
2 2 (8.33%) EMC
2 2 (8.33%) F5
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) NetApp
2 2 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.33%) Sophos
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (4.17%) Cadence