The table below looks at the statistics for WPA2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA2 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i-2004)
Rank - 847 850
Permanent jobs citing WPA2 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.006% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500
WPA2
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
19424 17798 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.71% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15519 14486 16959
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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

WPA2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPA2 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WPA2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

WPA2
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPA2 across the England region.

WPA2 Salary Trend in England

WPA2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WPA2 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 WPA2.

1 2 (100.00%) WPA
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WEP
2 1 (50.00%) CWNA
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) AirMagnet
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

WPA2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WPA2 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 WPA2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WPA
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WEP
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Auditor
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Auditor
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CWNA
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) AirMagnet
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless