The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 589 495 571
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +76
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £301 £425
% change year-on-year
- -29.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.25
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6654 6543 8532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.96% 15.18% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3569 3350 4094
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 529 578
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Wireless Security
UK

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless Security across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireless Security
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless Security across the England region.

Wireless Security Daily Rate Trend in England

Wireless Security
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless Security across the England region.

Wireless Security Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wireless Security
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West - 1 - - 1
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
London - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Wireless Security
UK

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wireless Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless Security.

1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) NGN
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wireless Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) NGN
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) 3G
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix