Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +50 +3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 27 6 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.87% 0.65% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.73% 5.88% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Median annual salary £60,000 £44,500 £31,445
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.83% +41.52% +42.93%
10th Percentile £34,250 £42,450 £21,590
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,750 £45,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,200
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.94% +24.65%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 102 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.23% 11.04% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 63 83 128
Median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,600 £21,850
90th Percentile £72,000 £62,500 £72,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +34 22 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Rotherham - 3 £34,500 -
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 21 (77.78%) Wireless
2 15 (55.56%) C
3 12 (44.44%) C++
3 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 11 (40.74%) Ethernet
5 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
6 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 8 (29.63%) Broadband
7 7 (25.93%) Bluetooth
7 7 (25.93%) Firmware
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (25.93%) Requirements Gathering
8 6 (22.22%) MQTT
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) Firewall
9 5 (18.52%) Internet
9 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) LAN
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
9 5 (18.52%) CCNP
9 5 (18.52%) CCNA
9 5 (18.52%) Sophos

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (3.70%) Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Wireless
2 11 (40.74%) Ethernet
3 8 (29.63%) Broadband
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.93%) Bluetooth
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) MQTT
6 5 (18.52%) Internet
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) 802.11
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.11%) DMZ
8 3 (11.11%) IPsec
8 3 (11.11%) L2TP
8 3 (11.11%) MIMO
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Firmware Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Network Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) RF Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.41%) ASIC
3 2 (7.41%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Requirements Gathering
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) Network Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Measurement
7 2 (7.41%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
8 1 (3.70%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C
2 12 (44.44%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
4 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) HNC
3 3 (11.11%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CME
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
2 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
2 5 (18.52%) Sophos
2 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
3 3 (11.11%) Ekahau
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) VMware