The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Security
UK
Rank 589 609 604
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 8 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.038% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.26% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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
6713 7548 7809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.99% 14.53% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4189 4440 4257
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 327 448
Median hourly rate £23.95 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.19 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Wireless Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 8 £425 -5.55% 7
London +16 3 £450 -9.54% 3
South East +10 3 £325 -23.52% 2
Berkshire +6 3 £325 -23.52% 1
North West +17 2 - -
City of London +3 2 £425 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - - 2
Norfolk - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 2 (16.67%) People Management
7 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (16.67%) Legal
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) 802.11
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) DNA
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CISA
4 2 (16.67%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco