The table below looks at the statistics for WPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank - 861 868
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.017% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +6.38%
WPA
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
18922 17838 21728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.45% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15367 14093 18212
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WPA 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 WPA.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
1 4 (66.67%) 802.11
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
1 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) ATM
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WPA 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 WPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) 802.11
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
1 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) IKE
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
3 2 (33.33%) ATM
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) VMS
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CWNA
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (33.33%) Nmap
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) Foundry
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
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