The table below looks at the statistics for WEP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - - 292
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
WEP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1245 1585 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.80% 20.79% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1205 1406
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WEP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WEP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WEP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WEP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WEP across the East of England region.

WEP Salary Trend in the East of England