Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 160 188
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 46 99 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.85% 1.52% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 8.94% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 81 114
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -29.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £24,075
90th Percentile £56,000 £52,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +25.00%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 753 1,108 1,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.86% 16.97% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 651 940 1,002
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,250 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Leeds +17 27 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Bradford +6 9 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Wakefield -12 3 £23,000 -34.29%
Brighouse - 2 £26,750 -
Keighley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Wireless
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 33 (71.74%) Firewall
2 31 (67.39%) Cisco
3 22 (47.83%) WAN
4 20 (43.48%) VPN
4 20 (43.48%) Network Security
5 18 (39.13%) LAN
5 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (34.78%) CCNA
7 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 14 (30.43%) EIGRP
8 14 (30.43%) VLAN
9 13 (28.26%) OSPF
9 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
10 12 (26.09%) CCNP
10 12 (26.09%) Juniper
10 12 (26.09%) IPsec
10 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
10 12 (26.09%) Office 365
11 11 (23.91%) F5
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (23.91%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) VoIP
12 10 (21.74%) ITIL
12 10 (21.74%) VPLS
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
13 9 (19.57%) MPLS
14 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery

Wireless
Co-occurring 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (71.74%) Firewall
2 22 (47.83%) WAN
3 20 (43.48%) Network Security
3 20 (43.48%) VPN
4 18 (39.13%) LAN
5 14 (30.43%) EIGRP
5 14 (30.43%) VLAN
6 13 (28.26%) OSPF
6 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
7 12 (26.09%) IPsec
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (23.91%) VoIP
9 10 (21.74%) VPLS
10 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (19.57%) MPLS
11 8 (17.39%) DNS
11 8 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (13.04%) BGP
12 6 (13.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Power BI
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Security Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco Support
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Network Support
5 6 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Security Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows 10
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.74%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (13.04%) Network Design
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) Network Management
6 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
7 4 (8.70%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) People Management
7 4 (8.70%) Security Patching
7 4 (8.70%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.78%) CCNA
3 12 (26.09%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.70%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.52%) CCIE
6 3 (6.52%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.35%) Degree
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.17%) MCP
8 1 (2.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.35%) ISO 14001
4 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (8.70%) Nagios
2 4 (8.70%) Nessus
2 4 (8.70%) Packer
3 3 (6.52%) PaperCut
3 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (4.35%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.17%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Cisco
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 12 (26.09%) Juniper
4 11 (23.91%) F5
5 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
5 8 (17.39%) Meraki
6 7 (15.22%) Aruba
6 7 (15.22%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
6 7 (15.22%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
8 5 (10.87%) Avaya
8 5 (10.87%) Genesys
8 5 (10.87%) Verint
9 4 (8.70%) Brocade
9 4 (8.70%) Dell
9 4 (8.70%) Qualys
9 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (8.70%) ScanSafe