Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 118 111 188
Rank change year-on-year -7 +77 -29
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 178 87 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 2.27% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.86% 13.77% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 145 50 55
10th Percentile £25,800 £18,750 -
25th Percentile £37,000 £42,500 £20,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £57,500 £28,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.09% +105.36% -30.35%
75th Percentile £60,000 £71,563 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £44,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48% -7.78%

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 1,284 632 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.09% 16.46% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 838 492 707
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £21,550
25th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
75th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,250 £65,000
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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -7 69 £37,500 +20.97% 24
South Yorkshire +5 63 £55,000 -16.98% 5
North Yorkshire -14 5 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 89 (50.00%) Wireless
2 54 (30.34%) C++
3 53 (29.78%) Python
4 52 (29.21%) C
5 51 (28.65%) Windows
6 48 (26.97%) Microsoft
7 46 (25.84%) Linux
8 40 (22.47%) Firmware
9 38 (21.35%) Broadband
10 37 (20.79%) Microsoft 365
11 34 (19.10%) TCP/IP
11 34 (19.10%) Social Skills
12 33 (18.54%) VPN
13 28 (15.73%) PhD
13 28 (15.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (15.73%) FPGA
13 28 (15.73%) Algorithms
14 27 (15.17%) MIMO
14 27 (15.17%) Signal Processing
14 27 (15.17%) Firewall
14 27 (15.17%) DVB
14 27 (15.17%) MATLAB
14 27 (15.17%) WAN
14 27 (15.17%) Cisco
15 26 (14.61%) Ethernet
15 26 (14.61%) LAN
16 25 (14.04%) LTE
16 25 (14.04%) 5G
17 24 (13.48%) Computer Science
18 23 (12.92%) Telecoms

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 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (5.06%) MS Exchange
1 9 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.12%) Confluence
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.79%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (5.06%) Azure
3 7 (3.93%) AWS
4 5 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.81%) OneDrive
4 5 (2.81%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (1.69%) AWS CodeBuild
5 3 (1.69%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (50.00%) Wireless
2 38 (21.35%) Broadband
3 34 (19.10%) TCP/IP
4 33 (18.54%) VPN
5 27 (15.17%) DVB
5 27 (15.17%) Firewall
5 27 (15.17%) MIMO
5 27 (15.17%) WAN
6 26 (14.61%) Ethernet
6 26 (14.61%) LAN
7 25 (14.04%) 5G
7 25 (14.04%) LTE
8 22 (12.36%) MQTT
9 13 (7.30%) 802.11
9 13 (7.30%) DNS
9 13 (7.30%) HTTP
9 13 (7.30%) HTTPS
9 13 (7.30%) Internet
9 13 (7.30%) STUN
9 13 (7.30%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) GCC
1 3 (1.69%) GDB
1 3 (1.69%) GoogleTest
1 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.69%) JUnit
1 3 (1.69%) Mockito
1 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 34 (19.10%) Social Skills
2 23 (12.92%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.43%) Organisational Skills
5 11 (6.18%) Retail
6 10 (5.62%) Games
7 9 (5.06%) Electronics
8 6 (3.37%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.69%) Finance
10 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.56%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.56%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (22.47%) Wireless Engineer
2 35 (19.66%) RF Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) Algorithm Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) DSP Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) Senior DSP Engineer
4 25 (14.04%) RF Test Engineer
4 25 (14.04%) Senior RF Engineer
4 25 (14.04%) Test Engineer
5 23 (12.92%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (12.36%) Support Engineer
7 19 (10.67%) IT Engineer
8 18 (10.11%) IT Support
9 17 (9.55%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (8.99%) Analyst
10 16 (8.99%) Network Engineer
11 15 (8.43%) Architect
11 15 (8.43%) Senior Test Engineer
12 13 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.30%) 802.1X
1 13 (7.30%) XMPP
2 9 (5.06%) CSS
2 9 (5.06%) HTML
3 5 (2.81%) JSON
4 3 (1.69%) JNI
4 3 (1.69%) LAMP
4 3 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (1.69%) Qt
4 3 (1.69%) React
4 3 (1.69%) STL
5 2 (1.12%) Node.js
5 2 (1.12%) Vue.js
5 2 (1.12%) Web Services
6 1 (0.56%) Middleware
6 1 (0.56%) React Native
6 1 (0.56%) Redux
6 1 (0.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.73%) Algorithms
1 28 (15.73%) FPGA
2 19 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (8.43%) EPoS
4 10 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.06%) Device Driver
6 7 (3.93%) Replication
7 5 (2.81%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.69%) MPEG
8 3 (1.69%) User Experience
9 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.12%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.12%) Handset
9 2 (1.12%) Infotainment
9 2 (1.12%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) iPhone
9 2 (1.12%) Media Streaming
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.65%) Windows
2 46 (25.84%) Linux
3 20 (11.24%) Windows 10
4 19 (10.67%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.74%) Debian
5 12 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2019
7 9 (5.06%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.69%) Android
9 3 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (15.17%) Signal Processing
3 24 (13.48%) Computer Science
4 19 (10.67%) Software Testing
5 18 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (8.99%) Resource Management
6 16 (8.99%) Test Automation
6 16 (8.99%) Time Management
7 13 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.30%) Integration Testing
7 13 (7.30%) Performance Measurement
7 13 (7.30%) Project Management
7 13 (7.30%) Validation
8 11 (6.18%) ERP
9 10 (5.62%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.62%) Business Continuity
9 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.34%) C++
2 53 (29.78%) Python
3 52 (29.21%) C
4 27 (15.17%) MATLAB
5 10 (5.62%) PHP
5 10 (5.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.49%) SQL
7 5 (2.81%) Java
7 5 (2.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.25%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.69%) Bash
10 2 (1.12%) Go
11 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (15.73%) PhD
2 21 (11.80%) Degree
3 18 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.30%) CCNA
4 13 (7.30%) CCNP
5 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.49%) LPIC
6 8 (4.49%) MCP
6 8 (4.49%) MCSE
7 3 (1.69%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.56%) CISSP
9 1 (0.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PMP
9 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (22.47%) Firmware
2 15 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.43%) Docker
3 10 (5.62%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.62%) KVM
3 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.06%) vSphere
5 3 (1.69%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (7.30%) Graylog
1 13 (7.30%) Kibana
2 10 (5.62%) Rancher
3 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (3.37%) SCCM
5 5 (2.81%) Ansible
5 5 (2.81%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.69%) Terraform
7 2 (1.12%) Puppet
7 2 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.17%) Cisco
3 11 (6.18%) VMware
4 9 (5.06%) F5
5 7 (3.93%) Dell
5 7 (3.93%) Palo Alto
5 7 (3.93%) SonicWALL
5 7 (3.93%) Veeam
6 5 (2.81%) Fortinet
6 5 (2.81%) Juniper
6 5 (2.81%) Meraki
7 4 (2.25%) HP
8 3 (1.69%) Apple
8 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.69%) Becrypt
8 3 (1.69%) Google
8 3 (1.69%) McAfee
8 3 (1.69%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.69%) Remedy
8 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com