The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 16 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 13 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 10.32% 4.20% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.55% 10.53% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.84% -14.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 57 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 34.92% 39.86% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 44
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Wireless as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Wakefield

Wireless
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless in Wakefield.

Salary trend for Wireless in Wakefield

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 15 (88.24%) C
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
1 15 (88.24%) SDLC
2 14 (82.35%) Firmware
2 14 (82.35%) ZigBee
2 14 (82.35%) Embedded C
2 14 (82.35%) C++
2 14 (82.35%) Bluetooth
2 14 (82.35%) GPRS
2 14 (82.35%) GSM
2 14 (82.35%) Ethernet
2 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) Embedded C++
3 13 (76.47%) Electronics
3 13 (76.47%) Atmel
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) XMPP
5 2 (11.76%) Subversion
5 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
5 2 (11.76%) CCVP
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Linux

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Bluetooth
1 14 (82.35%) Ethernet
1 14 (82.35%) GPRS
1 14 (82.35%) GSM
1 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
1 14 (82.35%) ZigBee
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Embedded Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) SDLC
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C
2 14 (82.35%) C++
2 14 (82.35%) Embedded C
3 13 (76.47%) Embedded C++
4 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCVP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Atmel
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
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