The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 161 174 167
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 26 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.86% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 6.01% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 45
Median salary £37,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £54,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.64% -1.29%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 423 632 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 11.89% 14.23% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 369 527 684
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in West Yorkshire

Wireless
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wakefield +13 13 £38,500 -7.22% 1
Leeds +1 5 £26,500 -29.33%
Bradford +12 3 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 -
Wireless
Yorkshire

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 30 (50.00%) C
2 27 (45.00%) C++
3 22 (36.67%) Windows
4 18 (30.00%) Firmware
4 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (28.33%) Electronics
6 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 16 (26.67%) Embedded C
6 16 (26.67%) GSM
6 16 (26.67%) Degree
7 15 (25.00%) SDLC
7 15 (25.00%) Unix
7 15 (25.00%) Cisco
8 14 (23.33%) Ethernet
8 14 (23.33%) Bluetooth
8 14 (23.33%) GPRS
8 14 (23.33%) PHP
8 14 (23.33%) ZigBee
9 13 (21.67%) Ruby
9 13 (21.67%) Wireless Security
9 13 (21.67%) Atmel
9 13 (21.67%) Java
9 13 (21.67%) Perl
9 13 (21.67%) Embedded C++
10 11 (18.33%) Firewall
10 11 (18.33%) Information Security
10 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (18.33%) CREST Certified
10 11 (18.33%) OSCP
10 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) GSM
1 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (23.33%) Bluetooth
2 14 (23.33%) Ethernet
2 14 (23.33%) GPRS
2 14 (23.33%) ZigBee
3 13 (21.67%) Wireless Security
4 11 (18.33%) Firewall
5 9 (15.00%) LAN
6 8 (13.33%) VoIP
7 6 (10.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (10.00%) WAN
8 5 (8.33%) IPv6
8 5 (8.33%) PBX
8 5 (8.33%) SMS
9 4 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) DNS
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security
9 4 (6.67%) VPN
9 4 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 17 (28.33%) Electronics
2 9 (15.00%) Publishing
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Penetration Tester
3 13 (21.67%) Tester
4 6 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Support Executive
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) XMPP
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) CSS3
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) HTML5
2 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.33%) CESG
3 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.67%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Unix
3 10 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (25.00%) SDLC
3 11 (18.33%) Information Security
4 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (11.67%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Presales
7 5 (8.33%) B2B
7 5 (8.33%) Fault Management
8 4 (6.67%) Social Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.33%) Change Management
10 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (3.33%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.33%) Schematic Capture
10 2 (3.33%) Validation
11 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) C
2 27 (45.00%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 14 (23.33%) PHP
5 13 (21.67%) Embedded C++
5 13 (21.67%) Java
5 13 (21.67%) Perl
5 13 (21.67%) Ruby
6 10 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.33%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.33%) CREST Certified
2 11 (18.33%) OSCP
2 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) CEH
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
4 7 (11.67%) CCNP
5 6 (10.00%) CISA
5 6 (10.00%) CISSP
6 4 (6.67%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.00%) CCVP
7 3 (5.00%) MCSE
8 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) MCSA
8 2 (3.33%) Tigerscheme
9 1 (1.67%) CCIE
9 1 (1.67%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Firmware
2 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) Atmel
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Juniper
6 2 (3.33%) Brocade
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Draytek
6 2 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) 3Com
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) Avaya
7 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.67%) ZyXEL
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + gym / pension / insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago