Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 81 126
Rank change year-on-year +22 +45 +97
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 287 94 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.21% 2.97% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.09% 18.11% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 239 50 117
10th Percentile £38,750 £25,750 £20,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £33,750 £20,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £45,500 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.37% +65.45% -26.67%
75th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £49,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -8.42%

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 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 1,144 519 1,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.79% 16.40% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 874 413 872
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £44,000 £40,671
Median % change year-on-year +7.95% +8.19% +1.68%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,455
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 November 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 +21 143 £55,000 - 7
West Yorkshire -73 34 £38,530 +0.08% 14
North Yorkshire +2 12 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Yorkshire -8 3 £45,000 +63.64% 2
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 113 (39.37%) Wi-Fi
2 108 (37.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 82 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 68 (23.69%) C
5 65 (22.65%) C++
6 63 (21.95%) 802.1X
7 56 (19.51%) DHCP
7 56 (19.51%) DNS
7 56 (19.51%) Social Skills
8 55 (19.16%) TCP/IP
8 55 (19.16%) Kalman Filter
9 54 (18.82%) Algorithms
9 54 (18.82%) VLAN
9 54 (18.82%) Xilinx
9 54 (18.82%) Intel
9 54 (18.82%) VHDL
9 54 (18.82%) Verilog
9 54 (18.82%) FPGA Design
10 53 (18.47%) MIMO
11 50 (17.42%) Python
12 49 (17.07%) Internet
12 49 (17.07%) LTE
12 49 (17.07%) 5G
13 48 (16.72%) MPLS
14 47 (16.38%) Firmware
15 43 (14.98%) Broadband
16 42 (14.63%) 3GPP
16 42 (14.63%) IPv4
16 42 (14.63%) IPv6
16 42 (14.63%) RESTful

Wireless
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 5 (1.74%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.92%) Azure
2 13 (4.53%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (2.09%) AWS
4 5 (1.74%) SaaS
5 2 (0.70%) AWS IoT
5 2 (0.70%) GCP
6 1 (0.35%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 113 (39.37%) Wi-Fi
2 82 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 56 (19.51%) DHCP
3 56 (19.51%) DNS
4 55 (19.16%) TCP/IP
5 54 (18.82%) VLAN
6 53 (18.47%) MIMO
7 49 (17.07%) 5G
7 49 (17.07%) Internet
7 49 (17.07%) LTE
8 48 (16.72%) MPLS
9 43 (14.98%) Broadband
10 42 (14.63%) 3GPP
10 42 (14.63%) IPv4
10 42 (14.63%) IPv6
11 38 (13.24%) MQTT
12 29 (10.10%) Firewall
13 27 (9.41%) DVB
14 26 (9.06%) 3G
14 26 (9.06%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 56 (19.51%) Social Skills
2 23 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.97%) Games
4 11 (3.83%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.74%) Legal
6 5 (1.74%) Retail
7 4 (1.39%) Automotive
7 4 (1.39%) Law
7 4 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 81 (28.22%) DSP Engineer
1 81 (28.22%) Senior DSP Engineer
2 70 (24.39%) RF Engineer
3 65 (22.65%) Design Engineer
4 54 (18.82%) FPGA Engineer
4 54 (18.82%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 49 (17.07%) Wireless Engineer
6 47 (16.38%) RF Design Engineer
7 41 (14.29%) Senior RF Engineer
8 39 (13.59%) Systems Engineer
9 36 (12.54%) Senior Design Engineer
10 27 (9.41%) Algorithm Engineer
10 27 (9.41%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
10 27 (9.41%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
11 26 (9.06%) Architect
12 24 (8.36%) Software Architect
12 24 (8.36%) Systems Architect
12 24 (8.36%) UML Architect
13 23 (8.01%) Senior Test Engineer
13 23 (8.01%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (21.95%) 802.1X
2 42 (14.63%) RESTful
3 21 (7.32%) XMPP
4 19 (6.62%) CSS
4 19 (6.62%) HTML
5 2 (0.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.70%) React
6 1 (0.35%) Node.js
6 1 (0.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 108 (37.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 54 (18.82%) Algorithms
2 54 (18.82%) Verilog
2 54 (18.82%) VHDL
3 17 (5.92%) Device Driver
3 17 (5.92%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.44%) Legacy Systems
6 5 (1.74%) CMDB
6 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) Arduino
10 1 (0.35%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.35%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.67%) Linux
2 21 (7.32%) Windows
3 15 (5.23%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.35%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.16%) Kalman Filter
2 54 (18.82%) FPGA Design
3 42 (14.63%) Storage Management
4 41 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 27 (9.41%) Signal Processing
6 26 (9.06%) Network Design
6 26 (9.06%) Procure-to-Pay
6 26 (9.06%) Time Management
6 26 (9.06%) Validation
7 24 (8.36%) Network Management
7 24 (8.36%) UML
8 23 (8.01%) Resource Management
9 21 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.32%) Integration Testing
9 21 (7.32%) Performance Measurement
9 21 (7.32%) Software Testing
9 21 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 19 (6.62%) Requirements Gathering
10 19 (6.62%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.92%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (23.69%) C
2 65 (22.65%) C++
3 50 (17.42%) Python
4 30 (10.45%) MATLAB
5 6 (2.09%) SQL
6 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.70%) Ruby
7 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (9.76%) Degree
1 28 (9.76%) PhD
2 19 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.92%) CCNP
4 12 (4.18%) CCNA
5 3 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.05%) LPIC
5 3 (1.05%) MCP
5 3 (1.05%) MCSE
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CITP
6 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.09%) SLA
2 5 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (16.38%) Firmware
2 19 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.14%) vSphere
5 7 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.39%) XenApp
7 3 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (7.32%) Graylog
1 21 (7.32%) Kibana
2 5 (1.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (1.74%) SCCM
2 5 (1.74%) WSUS
3 4 (1.39%) Nessus
4 2 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (18.82%) Intel
1 54 (18.82%) Xilinx
2 29 (10.10%) Cisco
3 18 (6.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.18%) VMware
5 9 (3.14%) HP
6 8 (2.79%) Aruba
7 7 (2.44%) Citrix
7 7 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 6 (2.09%) Veeam
9 5 (1.74%) Dell
9 5 (1.74%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (1.74%) SOTI
10 4 (1.39%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.39%) Mitel
10 4 (1.39%) Siemens
11 3 (1.05%) Avaya
11 3 (1.05%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.70%) Apple
12 2 (0.70%) Juniper