The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 583 571 556
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 12 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.16% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
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£325 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7932 6951 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.38% 13.47% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4506 3786 3830
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 418 664
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wireless Security
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wireless Security Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wireless Security
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Wireless Security Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wireless Security Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 23 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England -28 12 £325 -13.33% 6
London +18 4 £350 -6.66% 2
South East -20 3 £300 - 3
City of London +9 2 £500 +33.33%
Berkshire +1 1 £275 - 3
East of England -20 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
South West - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Slough - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Greenwich - - - -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 28 (100.00%) Wireless
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 19 (67.86%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) WAN
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (42.86%) WLAN
5 10 (35.71%) CCNP
6 9 (32.14%) Juniper
6 9 (32.14%) BGP
6 9 (32.14%) Aruba
7 8 (28.57%) AirMagnet
7 8 (28.57%) F5
7 8 (28.57%) Analytics
7 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (28.57%) Meraki
7 8 (28.57%) HP ASE
7 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 8 (28.57%) OSPF
7 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
7 8 (28.57%) Motorola
7 8 (28.57%) HP
8 7 (25.00%) Citrix
8 7 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (21.43%) ACSP
10 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security
10 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) Wireless
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 14 (50.00%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) WLAN
5 9 (32.14%) BGP
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 8 (28.57%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) Firewall
7 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (10.71%) 3G
10 2 (7.14%) UMTS
10 2 (7.14%) CDMA
10 2 (7.14%) GPRS
10 2 (7.14%) GSM
10 2 (7.14%) VPN
10 2 (7.14%) IPv6
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Testing Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Buyer
6 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Analytics
1 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.57%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) HP ASE
4 6 (21.43%) ACSP
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) CISM
6 3 (10.71%) CISSP
7 2 (7.14%) CCIE
7 2 (7.14%) CCDA
7 2 (7.14%) CCDP
7 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) HP MASE
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
7 2 (7.14%) CCSE
8 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Juniper
2 9 (32.14%) Aruba
3 8 (28.57%) AirMagnet
3 8 (28.57%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) Meraki
3 8 (28.57%) Motorola
3 8 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) Brocade
6 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Nortel
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Avaya
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