The table below looks at the statistics for WEP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - - 74
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
WEP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 60 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.83% 23.26% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 82
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%