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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - 663 682
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.058% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £17,250 £50,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-65.50% +163.15%
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
6253 6925 7951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 15.59% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5380 5870 6601
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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