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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.08% 4.94% 7.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 18.60% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,950 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 34 43 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 34.69% 26.54% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 31
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (72.22%) C
2 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) SDLC
3 12 (66.67%) ZigBee
3 12 (66.67%) Atmel
3 12 (66.67%) Electronics
3 12 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 12 (66.67%) Firmware
3 12 (66.67%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) Bluetooth
3 12 (66.67%) GPRS
3 12 (66.67%) GSM
3 12 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 12 (66.67%) Embedded C++
4 5 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (27.78%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
5 4 (22.22%) Device Driver
5 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 3 (16.67%) CCVP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (16.67%) XMPP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration

Wireless
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 12 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 12 (66.67%) GPRS
2 12 (66.67%) GSM
2 12 (66.67%) ZigBee
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Embedded Engineer
1 13 (72.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineer
2 12 (66.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 12 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (22.22%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) SDLC
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C
2 12 (66.67%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 12 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) CCVP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Atmel
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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