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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.46% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £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
51 60 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.64% 12.00% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 52
Average salary £32,000 £33,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -14.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

WPA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) COM
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WEP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WEP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple