Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 146 199
Rank change year-on-year +80 +53 -36
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 140 100 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.74% 1.65% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.26% 12.20% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 92 87 88
Median annual salary £56,250 £30,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% +30.43% -42.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £19,445 £20,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,500 £52,919
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%

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 629 820 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.79% 13.51% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 488 697 979
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +3.95%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £21,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
West Yorkshire +36 37 £37,500 +29.31% 9
South Yorkshire +24 36 £40,000 +33.33% 5
North Yorkshire 0 3 £40,000 +6.67%
East Yorkshire -6 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 61 (43.57%) Wi-Fi
2 55 (39.29%) Ethernet
3 42 (30.00%) C++
4 37 (26.43%) TCP/IP
5 35 (25.00%) C
6 34 (24.29%) Computer Science
7 33 (23.57%) 802.1X
8 32 (22.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 30 (21.43%) Python
9 30 (21.43%) DNS
10 29 (20.71%) Telecoms
10 29 (20.71%) Firewall
10 29 (20.71%) MQTT
11 24 (17.14%) DHCP
12 23 (16.43%) Cisco
12 23 (16.43%) Broadband
12 23 (16.43%) MPLS
13 22 (15.71%) Wireshark
14 20 (14.29%) Validation
14 20 (14.29%) LAN
14 20 (14.29%) WAN
14 20 (14.29%) PhD
14 20 (14.29%) MIMO
14 20 (14.29%) Algorithms
15 19 (13.57%) VLAN
15 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
15 19 (13.57%) Linux
15 19 (13.57%) 802.11
15 19 (13.57%) Performance Measurement
16 18 (12.86%) Cisco Certification

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 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.71%) DNN
3 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.14%) Office 365
2 16 (11.43%) Azure
3 6 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.57%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.14%) AWS IoT
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.71%) AWS
6 1 (0.71%) G Suite
6 1 (0.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (43.57%) Wi-Fi
2 55 (39.29%) Ethernet
3 37 (26.43%) TCP/IP
4 30 (21.43%) DNS
5 29 (20.71%) Firewall
5 29 (20.71%) MQTT
6 24 (17.14%) DHCP
7 23 (16.43%) Broadband
7 23 (16.43%) MPLS
8 22 (15.71%) Wireshark
9 20 (14.29%) LAN
9 20 (14.29%) MIMO
9 20 (14.29%) WAN
10 19 (13.57%) 802.11
10 19 (13.57%) VLAN
11 17 (12.14%) HTTP
11 17 (12.14%) HTTPS
11 17 (12.14%) STUN
12 16 (11.43%) Bluetooth
13 14 (10.00%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 29 (20.71%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (1.43%) Finance
4 2 (1.43%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) Wireless Engineer
2 32 (22.86%) Design Engineer
3 28 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 25 (17.86%) RF Engineer
5 24 (17.14%) DSP Engineer
5 24 (17.14%) Senior DSP Engineer
6 23 (16.43%) Network Engineer
6 23 (16.43%) Senior Design Engineer
6 23 (16.43%) Senior RF Engineer
7 22 (15.71%) RF Design Engineer
8 21 (15.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
9 19 (13.57%) PCB Design Engineer
9 19 (13.57%) PCB Engineer
10 18 (12.86%) Embedded Engineer
10 18 (12.86%) Radio Design Engineer
10 18 (12.86%) Radio Engineer
11 16 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 16 (11.43%) Software Engineer
12 15 (10.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.57%) 802.1X
2 17 (12.14%) XMPP
3 15 (10.71%) CSS
3 15 (10.71%) HTML
4 14 (10.00%) RESTful
5 3 (2.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.14%) React
6 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 13 (9.29%) Device Driver
3 13 (9.29%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (6.43%) ASTM
5 6 (4.29%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.43%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.71%) Analogue Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.57%) Linux
2 17 (12.14%) Windows
3 16 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 6 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.29%) Validation
3 19 (13.57%) Performance Measurement
3 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (12.14%) Integration Testing
4 17 (12.14%) Test Automation
5 16 (11.43%) Requirements Gathering
6 14 (10.00%) Network Design
6 14 (10.00%) Storage Management
7 12 (8.57%) Device Driver Development
7 12 (8.57%) ITIL
8 11 (7.86%) Signal Processing
9 10 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
10 9 (6.43%) Finite Element Analysis
10 9 (6.43%) Procure-to-Pay
10 9 (6.43%) Stress Analysis
11 7 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.00%) C++
2 35 (25.00%) C
3 30 (21.43%) Python
4 11 (7.86%) MATLAB
5 7 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.00%) SQL
6 4 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.14%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) PhD
2 18 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (11.43%) CCNP
4 9 (6.43%) CCNA
5 5 (3.57%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.86%) Degree
6 4 (2.86%) HNC
6 4 (2.86%) HND
7 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.43%) MCP
8 2 (1.43%) MCSA
9 1 (0.71%) CCDP
9 1 (0.71%) CCIE
9 1 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.29%) Firmware
4 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) vSphere
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) Graylog
1 17 (12.14%) Kibana
2 6 (4.29%) PaperCut
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) Ansible
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.71%) Nessus
4 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.71%) Puppet
4 1 (0.71%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.71%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (0.71%) Terraform
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (16.43%) Cisco
2 18 (12.86%) VMware
3 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.71%) Meraki
5 12 (8.57%) HP
6 9 (6.43%) ANSYS
6 9 (6.43%) Veeam
7 6 (4.29%) Dell
8 5 (3.57%) Riverbed
8 5 (3.57%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.86%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.14%) Citrix
10 3 (2.14%) EMC
11 2 (1.43%) Google
11 2 (1.43%) NetApp
11 2 (1.43%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.71%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.71%) Zerto