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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 50 46 140
Rank change year-on-year -4 +94 -19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 370 270 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.10% 5.13% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.99% 29.83% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 157 160 54
10th Percentile £25,300 £34,750 £20,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £47,500 £28,328
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% +18.92% +105.56%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £63,438
90th Percentile £85,000 - £64,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,322 905 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.21% 17.20% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 848 703 500
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £63,601 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 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 +67 163 £32,000 -24.71% 8
South Yorkshire -17 85 £85,000 +54.55% 7
East Yorkshire +7 19 £43,500 +8.75%
Humberside - 15 - -
North Yorkshire -15 9 £29,261 -26.85% 4
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 218 (58.92%) Cisco
2 195 (52.70%) Cisco Certification
3 194 (52.43%) CCNA
4 191 (51.62%) Linux
5 177 (47.84%) A+ Certification
6 173 (46.76%) Network+ Certification
6 173 (46.76%) Linux+ Certification
7 60 (16.22%) Windows
8 53 (14.32%) FPGA
9 52 (14.05%) MIMO
9 52 (14.05%) Algorithms
9 52 (14.05%) MATLAB
10 49 (13.24%) DHCP
10 49 (13.24%) DNS
11 46 (12.43%) Microsoft 365
12 44 (11.89%) Firewall
12 44 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
13 42 (11.35%) Internet
13 42 (11.35%) VLAN
14 40 (10.81%) Social Skills
15 37 (10.00%) WAN
16 35 (9.46%) Windows Server
17 34 (9.19%) Azure
17 34 (9.19%) MPLS
18 33 (8.92%) LAN
19 32 (8.65%) Ethernet
20 31 (8.38%) Microsoft
21 30 (8.11%) Network Management
22 29 (7.84%) IPv4
22 29 (7.84%) IPv6

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 13 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.35%) IIS
3 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.43%) Microsoft 365
2 34 (9.19%) Azure
3 11 (2.97%) OneDrive
4 8 (2.16%) AWS
5 5 (1.35%) SaaS
6 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.54%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Direct Connect
7 1 (0.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.27%) GCP
7 1 (0.27%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (14.05%) MIMO
2 49 (13.24%) DHCP
2 49 (13.24%) DNS
3 44 (11.89%) Firewall
3 44 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
4 42 (11.35%) Internet
4 42 (11.35%) VLAN
5 37 (10.00%) WAN
6 34 (9.19%) MPLS
7 33 (8.92%) LAN
8 32 (8.65%) Ethernet
9 29 (7.84%) 3G
9 29 (7.84%) IPv4
9 29 (7.84%) IPv6
10 27 (7.30%) Broadband
11 26 (7.03%) 3GPP
11 26 (7.03%) DVB
11 26 (7.03%) LTE
11 26 (7.03%) TCP/IP
11 26 (7.03%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.54%) MySQL
2 2 (0.54%) Power BI
General
1 40 (10.81%) Social Skills
2 7 (1.89%) Public Sector
2 7 (1.89%) Retail
3 4 (1.08%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (0.81%) Finance
4 3 (0.81%) Legal
5 2 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (49.73%) IT Technician
2 173 (46.76%) Network Technician
2 173 (46.76%) Trainee
2 173 (46.76%) Trainee IT Technician
2 173 (46.76%) Trainee Technician
3 55 (14.86%) Design Engineer
4 47 (12.70%) RF Design Engineer
4 47 (12.70%) RF Engineer
5 41 (11.08%) Architect
6 29 (7.84%) Network Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) Algorithm Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) DSP Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) Senior DSP Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) Software Architect
7 26 (7.03%) Systems Architect
7 26 (7.03%) UML Architect
7 26 (7.03%) Wireless Engineer
8 21 (5.68%) Microwave Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.30%) 802.1X
2 26 (7.03%) RESTful
3 2 (0.54%) .NET
4 1 (0.27%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.32%) FPGA
2 52 (14.05%) Algorithms
3 28 (7.57%) IoT
4 12 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.81%) CCTV
6 3 (0.81%) CMDB
7 2 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.27%) Arduino
8 1 (0.27%) ARM Cortex
8 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.27%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.27%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.27%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 1 (0.27%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.27%) Robotics
8 1 (0.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 191 (51.62%) Linux
2 60 (16.22%) Windows
3 35 (9.46%) Windows Server
4 23 (6.22%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (8.11%) Network Management
2 26 (7.03%) Network Design
2 26 (7.03%) Procure-to-Pay
2 26 (7.03%) Signal Processing
2 26 (7.03%) Storage Management
2 26 (7.03%) UML
3 24 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (5.68%) Data Analysis
5 13 (3.51%) Project Delivery
6 12 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (2.97%) Application Security
7 11 (2.97%) DevOps
8 9 (2.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (2.16%) Asset Management
9 8 (2.16%) Service Management
10 7 (1.89%) Antivirus Management
10 7 (1.89%) Change Management
10 7 (1.89%) IT Asset Management
10 7 (1.89%) Presales
10 7 (1.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.05%) MATLAB
2 27 (7.30%) Python
3 26 (7.03%) C
3 26 (7.03%) C++
4 5 (1.35%) SQL
5 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 195 (52.70%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (52.43%) CCNA
3 177 (47.84%) A+ Certification
4 173 (46.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 173 (46.76%) Network+ Certification
5 27 (7.30%) PhD
6 10 (2.70%) CCNP
7 9 (2.43%) MCSE
7 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.16%) MCP
9 7 (1.89%) LPIC
10 6 (1.62%) Degree
11 3 (0.81%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.27%) HND
13 1 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 27 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.03%) Firmware
3 20 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.16%) vSphere
6 5 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.81%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.81%) XenApp
8 2 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (3.24%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.62%) SCCM
3 4 (1.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 4 (1.08%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Observium
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 218 (58.92%) Cisco
2 31 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.03%) VMware
4 11 (2.97%) Zscaler
5 10 (2.70%) Fortinet
6 9 (2.43%) Juniper
7 8 (2.16%) Palo Alto
7 8 (2.16%) SolarWinds
8 7 (1.89%) Apple
8 7 (1.89%) HP
8 7 (1.89%) Veeam
9 6 (1.62%) Meraki
10 5 (1.35%) Dell
11 4 (1.08%) Citrix
11 4 (1.08%) SOTI
12 2 (0.54%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.54%) Darktrace
12 2 (0.54%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (0.54%) Google
13 1 (0.27%) MikroTik