The table below looks at the statistics for WPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank - 53 68
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.33% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £19,000 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary - £19,000 £19,000
WPA
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.82% 10.80% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

WPA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WPA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

WPA Salary Trend in Liverpool