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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i-2004)
Rank 866 - 852
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPA2 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% - 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
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
17115 19406 17580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.23% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14312 15461 14271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPA2 within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
South East - 10 £50,000 -
London - 1 £60,000 -
WPA2
UK

WPA2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Information Security
3 12 (85.71%) IPsec
3 12 (85.71%) Internet
3 12 (85.71%) MPLS
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 12 (85.71%) CCNA
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 12 (85.71%) VoIP
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
3 12 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 12 (85.71%) VLAN
3 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 12 (85.71%) FortiGate
3 12 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (78.57%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (78.57%) Network Management
4 11 (78.57%) Supplier Management
4 11 (78.57%) DMZ
4 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 4 (28.57%) Snort

WPA2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (85.71%) VLAN
2 12 (85.71%) Internet
2 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 12 (85.71%) IPsec
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
2 12 (85.71%) VoIP
2 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 11 (78.57%) DMZ
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) WPA
5 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (14.29%) LDAP
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
3 11 (78.57%) Supplier Management
3 11 (78.57%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (78.57%) Network Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
1 12 (85.71%) CCNA
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Snort
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) FortiGate
2 4 (28.57%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Tripwire