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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Security
UK
Rank 589 597 607
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 4 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.21% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Median daily rate - £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £323 £285
% change year-on-year
- +13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
6862 7277 7379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.30% 14.55% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4188 4236 4168
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 359 407
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 7 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 24 January 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 +11 4 - - 8
Cheshire - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +11 1 - - 1
South East +7 1 - - 2
South West +4 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) 802.1X
5 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
5 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) People Management
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) 802.11
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) CISA
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Finance

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 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) 802.11
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Information Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CWNA
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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