The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 761 843 795
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -48
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 89 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.054% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 51
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.27% +3.33%
Wireless Security
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17732 19224 19683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.80% 17.42% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14274 15455 16016
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireless Security
Salary Trend in England

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

Wireless Security Salary Trend in England

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in England

Wireless Security
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 50 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South East +19 23 £55,000 +2.32%
Yorkshire +13 13 £75,000 +50.00%
East of England +26 2 £43,750 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wireless Security
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Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless Security.

1 146 (100.00%) Wireless
2 71 (48.63%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (46.58%) Firewall
4 67 (45.89%) Cisco
5 57 (39.04%) WAN
6 56 (38.36%) LAN
7 53 (36.30%) CCNP
7 53 (36.30%) CheckPoint
8 45 (30.82%) Penetration Testing
9 43 (29.45%) Security Cleared
10 42 (28.77%) CISSP
11 41 (28.08%) SC Cleared
11 41 (28.08%) Degree
12 36 (24.66%) Juniper
12 36 (24.66%) VPN
13 33 (22.60%) CEH
14 32 (21.92%) Network Design
15 30 (20.55%) Information Security
15 30 (20.55%) CCIE
16 29 (19.86%) Network Security
17 28 (19.18%) Network Monitoring
18 27 (18.49%) Management Information System
18 27 (18.49%) TCP/IP
18 27 (18.49%) Database Security
18 27 (18.49%) Security Testing
19 26 (17.81%) Mobile App
20 22 (15.07%) Intrusion Detection
21 21 (14.38%) CISM
22 20 (13.70%) Ethical Hacking
22 20 (13.70%) F5

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 146 (100.00%) Wireless
2 68 (46.58%) Firewall
3 57 (39.04%) WAN
4 56 (38.36%) LAN
5 36 (24.66%) VPN
6 29 (19.86%) Network Security
7 27 (18.49%) TCP/IP
8 22 (15.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 19 (13.01%) IP Telephony
10 16 (10.96%) DHCP
10 16 (10.96%) DNS
11 15 (10.27%) DMZ
12 10 (6.85%) 802.11
13 9 (6.16%) RFID
13 9 (6.16%) Internet
13 9 (6.16%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (4.79%) WLAN
15 6 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (4.11%) VoIP
16 4 (2.74%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
General
1 19 (13.01%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Law
3 11 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.79%) Banking
5 6 (4.11%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (26.71%) Security Engineer
2 33 (22.60%) Architect
3 29 (19.86%) Network Engineer
4 28 (19.18%) Network Architect
5 27 (18.49%) Consultant
6 22 (15.07%) Information Security Engineer
7 21 (14.38%) Network Security Engineer
8 16 (10.96%) Designer
8 16 (10.96%) Network Designer
9 15 (10.27%) Penetration Test Consultant
9 15 (10.27%) Network Design Architect
9 15 (10.27%) Testing Consultant
9 15 (10.27%) Cisco Architect
10 13 (8.90%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (8.22%) Network Security Architect
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Architect
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Network Architect
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Security Architect
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.49%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.81%) Mobile App
3 17 (11.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 14 (9.59%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.42%) PKI
7 4 (2.74%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.37%) BYOD
8 2 (1.37%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.68%) MPEG
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) Physics
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 10 (6.85%) UNIX
3 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.74%) Linux
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Penetration Testing
2 32 (21.92%) Network Design
3 30 (20.55%) Information Security
4 28 (19.18%) Network Monitoring
5 27 (18.49%) Database Security
5 27 (18.49%) Security Testing
6 20 (13.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 17 (11.64%) Change Management
7 17 (11.64%) Load Balancing
7 17 (11.64%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (10.27%) DDoS Mitigation
8 15 (10.27%) Security Hardening
9 14 (9.59%) Incident Management
9 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.53%) SIEM
12 7 (4.79%) Malware Detection\Protection
13 5 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (3.42%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.42%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.16%) Python
2 4 (2.74%) SQL
3 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) PHP
4 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (48.63%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (36.30%) CCNP
3 43 (29.45%) Security Cleared
4 42 (28.77%) CISSP
5 41 (28.08%) SC Cleared
5 41 (28.08%) Degree
6 33 (22.60%) CEH
7 30 (20.55%) CCIE
8 21 (14.38%) CISM
9 15 (10.27%) GIAC
9 15 (10.27%) CCSA
9 15 (10.27%) HP ASE
10 12 (8.22%) CISA
11 9 (6.16%) CWNA
12 8 (5.48%) GPEN
13 5 (3.42%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (3.42%) GCIA
13 5 (3.42%) GSEC
13 5 (3.42%) GCIH
13 5 (3.42%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.22%) Snort
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.68%) Xen
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (8.22%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) OpenView
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.68%) Cacti
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 67 (45.89%) Cisco
2 53 (36.30%) CheckPoint
3 36 (24.66%) Juniper
4 20 (13.70%) F5
5 19 (13.01%) Fortinet
6 16 (10.96%) HP
7 15 (10.27%) IronPort
7 15 (10.27%) Huawei
8 13 (8.90%) McAfee
9 12 (8.22%) Symantec
10 9 (6.16%) Aruba
11 8 (5.48%) VMware
12 6 (4.11%) Brocade
12 6 (4.11%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.42%) Websense
14 4 (2.74%) Splunk
14 4 (2.74%) Meraki
15 3 (2.05%) Mitel
15 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
15 3 (2.05%) Sourcefire
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