The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank 862 - 867
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPA 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £65,000 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 - £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19338 18686 19987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.68% 18.39% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15600 15094 16701
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPA
UK

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

WPA Salary Histogram in England

WPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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 - 4 £70,000 - 1
South East - 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
WPA
UK

WPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) 802.11
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) WEP
4 3 (37.50%) CWNA
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) SSH

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (62.50%) 802.11
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) WEP
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) SSH
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) VMS
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CWNA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) Foundry
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) AirMagnet
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago