The table below looks at the statistics for WPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
UK / England
Rank - - 925
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £19,000

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
12597 16402 18322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.20% 17.22% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10309 13753 14899
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WPA Jobs Demand Trend in England

WPA
Salary Trend in England

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

WPA Salary Trend in England

WPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing WPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WPA.

1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) nginx

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Buildbot
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (50.00%) Kibana
2 2 (50.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Google