Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 243 263
Rank change year-on-year +77 +20 +58
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 119 59 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.61% 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.03% 4.35% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 116 65 54
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,100 £36,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.86% -5.81% +10.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £20,750 £19,125
90th Percentile £63,125 £58,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 1,187 1,356 1,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.04% 14.11% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1,150 1,362
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,150 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +76 91 £40,200 -5.41% 26
South Yorkshire -2 11 £30,389 +41.34%
East Yorkshire - 7 £23,500 -
North Yorkshire -9 6 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 66 (55.46%) LAN
2 62 (52.10%) WAN
3 51 (42.86%) Windows
4 47 (39.50%) Firewall
5 43 (36.13%) Cisco
5 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
6 38 (31.93%) Microsoft
6 38 (31.93%) Windows Server
7 33 (27.73%) HP
8 31 (26.05%) Office 365
9 30 (25.21%) CheckPoint
10 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (21.85%) ITIL
12 25 (21.01%) VPN
13 22 (18.49%) DNS
13 22 (18.49%) VMware
14 21 (17.65%) Load Balancing
14 21 (17.65%) Aruba
15 20 (16.81%) Meraki
16 19 (15.97%) F5
17 18 (15.13%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (15.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 17 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (13.45%) Windows 10
19 16 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
19 16 (13.45%) ITSM
20 15 (12.61%) Change Management
20 15 (12.61%) Collaborative Working

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 (7.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.05%) Office 365
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) G Suite
4 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.68%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.84%) Route 53
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (55.46%) LAN
2 62 (52.10%) WAN
3 47 (39.50%) Firewall
4 25 (21.01%) VPN
5 22 (18.49%) DNS
6 14 (11.76%) Bluetooth
6 14 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (11.76%) GSM
7 13 (10.92%) SAN
8 12 (10.08%) VoIP
9 11 (9.24%) DHCP
9 11 (9.24%) Wireshark
10 8 (6.72%) Network Security
11 7 (5.88%) iSCSI
11 7 (5.88%) Wireless
12 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (5.04%) NAS
12 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
13 5 (4.20%) EIGRP
13 5 (4.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.84%) MySQL
2 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) LabVIEW
2 5 (4.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (11.76%) Electronics
1 14 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 14 (11.76%) Marketing
2 9 (7.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.13%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Administrator
4 14 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (10.08%) Network Support
6 11 (9.24%) Network Manager
6 11 (9.24%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) IT Administrator
7 10 (8.40%) IT Support
7 10 (8.40%) IT Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.56%) Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 9 (7.56%) IT Security Specialist
8 9 (7.56%) Network Services Manager
8 9 (7.56%) Security Specialist
8 9 (7.56%) Service Manager
9 8 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.86%) Windows
2 38 (31.93%) Windows Server
3 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (13.45%) Windows 10
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.20%) Android
8 3 (2.52%) Linux
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) ITIL
2 21 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 18 (15.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (15.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (13.45%) ITSM
4 16 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (12.61%) Change Management
5 15 (12.61%) Collaborative Working
5 15 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (12.61%) Technical Leadership
6 14 (11.76%) FMEA
6 14 (11.76%) Validation
7 11 (9.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (8.40%) Patch Management
9 9 (7.56%) Capacity Management
9 9 (7.56%) High Availability
9 9 (7.56%) Network Design
9 9 (7.56%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (7.56%) Security Auditing
9 9 (7.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.76%) C
1 14 (11.76%) VB
2 4 (3.36%) SQL
3 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (11.76%) Degree
3 13 (10.92%) CCNP
3 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.24%) CCIE
4 11 (9.24%) JNCIP
5 10 (8.40%) CCSE
6 6 (5.04%) CCNA
7 3 (2.52%) CCENT
8 2 (1.68%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) QA
2 9 (7.56%) GDPR
3 6 (5.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (5.04%) SLA
4 2 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.76%) Firmware
3 14 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.40%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.68%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) SCCM
2 10 (8.40%) vCenter Server
3 5 (4.20%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.36%) SCOM
4 4 (3.36%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (3.36%) WMI
5 3 (2.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (36.13%) Cisco
2 38 (31.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.73%) HP
4 30 (25.21%) CheckPoint
5 22 (18.49%) VMware
6 21 (17.65%) Aruba
7 20 (16.81%) Meraki
8 19 (15.97%) F5
9 13 (10.92%) Juniper
9 13 (10.92%) SonicWALL
10 12 (10.08%) Ubiquiti
10 12 (10.08%) Veeam
11 11 (9.24%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (5.88%) Forcepoint
12 7 (5.88%) Google
12 7 (5.88%) Mitel
13 6 (5.04%) Symantec
14 5 (4.20%) Citrix
14 5 (4.20%) NetApp
14 5 (4.20%) SolarWinds