The table below looks at the statistics for WPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
-45.71% -
WPA
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 92 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.74% 14.15% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 92 68 91
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

WPA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WPA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WPA Salary Trend in Merseyside