Period
to 12 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 168 221
Rank change year-on-year +85 +53 +30
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 185 33 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.29% 0.77% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.45% 6.18% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 145 28 92
10th Percentile £32,450 £20,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £20,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £33,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +71.64% -25.56% +33.33%
75th Percentile £72,500 £38,125 £55,000
90th Percentile " £46,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% -

Wi-Fi 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 951 534 1,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.89% 12.45% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 728 439 1,244
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £21,000
25th Percentile £33,188 £33,750 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £64,200 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 June 2021. 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
South Yorkshire +26 70 £57,500 +66.67% 6
West Yorkshire -12 25 £42,500 +60.38% 16
North Yorkshire +7 13 £31,500 -7.35% 1
East Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 127 (68.65%) Wireless
2 94 (50.81%) C++
3 89 (48.11%) C
4 74 (40.00%) Python
5 68 (36.76%) TCP/IP
6 55 (29.73%) Computer Science
6 55 (29.73%) MQTT
6 55 (29.73%) Ethernet
7 52 (28.11%) Firmware
7 52 (28.11%) Broadband
8 49 (26.49%) Telecoms
9 40 (21.62%) Linux
9 40 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (21.08%) Wireshark
10 39 (21.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 39 (21.08%) XMPP
10 39 (21.08%) Software Testing
10 39 (21.08%) Test Automation
10 39 (21.08%) Integration Testing
10 39 (21.08%) Kibana
10 39 (21.08%) Graylog
10 39 (21.08%) 802.1X
10 39 (21.08%) 802.11
10 39 (21.08%) HTTP
10 39 (21.08%) HTTPS
10 39 (21.08%) Validation
10 39 (21.08%) STUN
10 39 (21.08%) Performance Measurement
11 35 (18.92%) DVB
11 35 (18.92%) MATLAB

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.16%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.97%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (6.49%) Azure
3 9 (4.86%) AWS
4 3 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon Alexa
Communications & Networking
1 127 (68.65%) Wireless
2 68 (36.76%) TCP/IP
3 55 (29.73%) Ethernet
3 55 (29.73%) MQTT
4 52 (28.11%) Broadband
5 39 (21.08%) 802.11
5 39 (21.08%) HTTP
5 39 (21.08%) HTTPS
5 39 (21.08%) STUN
5 39 (21.08%) Wireshark
6 35 (18.92%) DVB
6 35 (18.92%) MIMO
7 31 (16.76%) LAN
7 31 (16.76%) WAN
8 28 (15.14%) Firewall
9 20 (10.81%) VPN
10 17 (9.19%) Bluetooth
10 17 (9.19%) MPLS
11 13 (7.03%) DNS
11 13 (7.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) GCC
1 3 (1.62%) GDB
1 3 (1.62%) GoogleTest
1 3 (1.62%) JUnit
1 3 (1.62%) Mockito
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (26.49%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.19%) Social Skills
3 9 (4.86%) Presentation Skills
4 5 (2.70%) Finance
5 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.16%) Electronics
5 4 (2.16%) Marketing
5 4 (2.16%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (1.08%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (35.14%) Wireless Engineer
2 39 (21.08%) DSP Engineer
2 39 (21.08%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 36 (19.46%) RF Engineer
3 36 (19.46%) Senior RF Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) Algorithm Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) Automation Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Design Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) PCB Design Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) PCB Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) RF Design Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Senior Design Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Senior PCB Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Senior RF Design Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (14.05%) Validation Engineer
6 20 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 17 (9.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.08%) 802.1X
1 39 (21.08%) XMPP
2 16 (8.65%) CSS
2 16 (8.65%) HTML
3 8 (4.32%) Web Services
4 3 (1.62%) JNI
4 3 (1.62%) Qt
4 3 (1.62%) STL
5 1 (0.54%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 35 (18.92%) Algorithms
3 17 (9.19%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (8.65%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.32%) FMCG
6 5 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.16%) EPoS
8 3 (1.62%) Digital TV
8 3 (1.62%) MPEG
8 3 (1.62%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.62%) Linux
2 34 (18.38%) Windows
3 21 (11.35%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.32%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (2.16%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.62%) Android
9 2 (1.08%) Debian
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 40 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (21.08%) Integration Testing
3 39 (21.08%) Performance Measurement
3 39 (21.08%) Software Testing
3 39 (21.08%) Test Automation
3 39 (21.08%) Validation
4 35 (18.92%) Signal Processing
5 25 (13.51%) Requirements Gathering
6 20 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 16 (8.65%) Device Driver Development
7 16 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (5.41%) Resource Management
9 10 (5.41%) Time Management
10 9 (4.86%) Architectural Design
10 9 (4.86%) Cost Control
10 9 (4.86%) Deadline-Driven
10 9 (4.86%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 94 (50.81%) C++
2 89 (48.11%) C
3 74 (40.00%) Python
4 35 (18.92%) MATLAB
5 9 (4.86%) SQL
6 3 (1.62%) Java
6 3 (1.62%) PHP
6 3 (1.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (18.92%) PhD
2 11 (5.95%) Degree
3 6 (3.24%) CCNP
3 6 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.16%) CCNA
4 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (28.11%) Firmware
2 27 (14.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.86%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.32%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.62%) Docker
6 2 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (21.08%) Graylog
1 39 (21.08%) Kibana
2 8 (4.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (4.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.16%) SCCM
4 3 (1.62%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.08%) Rancher
6 1 (0.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 27 (14.59%) Cisco
2 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.35%) HP
4 20 (10.81%) VMware
5 13 (7.03%) Google
5 13 (7.03%) Mitel
6 9 (4.86%) Avaya
6 9 (4.86%) BT
6 9 (4.86%) Fortinet
6 9 (4.86%) Palo Alto
6 9 (4.86%) ShoreTel
7 8 (4.32%) Citrix
7 8 (4.32%) EMC
7 8 (4.32%) Juniper
7 8 (4.32%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.32%) Symantec
8 4 (2.16%) Meraki
8 4 (2.16%) Veeam
9 3 (1.62%) Dell
9 3 (1.62%) Sophos