Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 89 87
Rank change year-on-year +60 -2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 30 10 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.11% 1.04% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.61% 9.17% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 17
Median annual salary £53,000 £27,500 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.73% -71.79% +178.57%
10th Percentile £34,250 £23,750 £49,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £75,000 £98,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £51,000 £23,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +121.74% -45.88% +13.33%

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 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 98 109 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.96% 11.30% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 128
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,336 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% +0.84% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,875 £21,929
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,150
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.10% +10.92%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireless in South Yorkshire

Wireless
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 Wireless within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 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 +42 22 £65,000 +136.36% 7
Rotherham - 3 £34,500 -
Doncaster +5 2 £37,500 +53.06%
Wireless
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 19 (63.33%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (33.33%) C
2 10 (33.33%) MPLS
3 9 (30.00%) Python
3 9 (30.00%) Broadband
3 9 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (30.00%) Degree
3 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (26.67%) 802.1X
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (23.33%) Internet
5 7 (23.33%) Fortinet
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) Validation
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.00%) CCNP
6 6 (20.00%) CCNA
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (16.67%) Sophos
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
7 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (16.67%) WatchGuard
7 5 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Azure
2 2 (6.67%) AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GCP
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (33.33%) MPLS
3 9 (30.00%) Broadband
3 9 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) Internet
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
8 4 (13.33%) 3GPP
8 4 (13.33%) 802.11
8 4 (13.33%) Bluetooth
8 4 (13.33%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 4 (13.33%) VPN
9 3 (10.00%) DMZ
9 3 (10.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) RF Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior RF Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Validation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) 802.1X
2 4 (13.33%) RESTful
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) ASIC
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Validation
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (13.33%) Storage Management
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
5 3 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Kanban
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
2 6 (20.00%) CCNP
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) HNC
3 2 (6.67%) HND
3 2 (6.67%) PhD
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MBA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CME
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Nessus
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Fortinet
3 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 5 (16.67%) Sophos
3 5 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Dell
4 3 (10.00%) Ekahau
4 3 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.33%) SOTI
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam