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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 536 542 567
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 17 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.11% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
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£401 £395 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £395 -
% change year-on-year
+20.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6901 6383 8288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.98% 13.70% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3751 3411 3764
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 422 653
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Wireless Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 11 £400 - 3
South East -10 2 £295 -24.84% 1
East Midlands - 2 £588 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
North East - - - -
Wireless Security
UK

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (100.00%) Wireless
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) LAN
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Juniper
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) Aruba
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (33.33%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) WLAN
7 5 (27.78%) Motorola
7 5 (27.78%) OSPF
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) Meraki
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) F5
7 5 (27.78%) HP ASE
7 5 (27.78%) ACSP
7 5 (27.78%) AirMagnet
7 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
7 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
8 4 (22.22%) CCDA
8 4 (22.22%) CCDP
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 3 (16.67%) Firewall
9 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Wireless
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (33.33%) WLAN
5 5 (27.78%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) BGP
5 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
5 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.56%) Broadband
8 1 (5.56%) VoIP
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) 3G
8 1 (5.56%) 802.11
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Account Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Buyer
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Analytics
1 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
2 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) HP ASE
3 5 (27.78%) ACSP
4 4 (22.22%) CCDA
4 4 (22.22%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 2 (11.11%) CISSP
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) Aruba
3 5 (27.78%) Motorola
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Meraki
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) AirMagnet
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) Nortel
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Aerohive Networks