The table below looks at the statistics for WEP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - - 712
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
WEP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6694 7897 7790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.85% 17.45% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5709 6608 6392
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WEP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WEP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WEP Jobs Demand Trend in London

WEP
Salary Trend in London

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

WEP Salary Trend in London