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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank - 666 712
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,883 £19,000 -
% change year-on-year
+94.11% -
WPA
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
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average 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 average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WPA Jobs Demand Trend in London

WPA
Salary Trend in London

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

WPA Salary Trend in London