The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 423 440 417
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 24 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.057% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.26% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 16
Average salary £60,000 £50,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.22% -11.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Wireless Security
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4428 5044 5131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 22.13% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3564 3779 3983
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wireless Security
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the South East region.

Wireless Security Salary Trend in the South East

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the South East

Wireless Security
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +20 9 £55,000 -15.38%
Berkshire +11 7 £65,000 +62.50%
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £62,500 +13.63%
Home Counties - 1 £52,500 -
Wireless Security
England

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Wireless Security 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 Wireless Security.

1 47 (100.00%) Wireless
2 42 (89.36%) Firewall
2 42 (89.36%) LAN
3 38 (80.85%) WAN
4 35 (74.47%) VPN
5 32 (68.09%) CCNP
5 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (53.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 24 (51.06%) Fortinet
8 23 (48.94%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (44.68%) Juniper
9 21 (44.68%) Cisco
9 21 (44.68%) Ethical Hacking
10 20 (42.55%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (42.55%) Security Hardening
10 20 (42.55%) 802.1X
10 20 (42.55%) CheckPoint
11 18 (38.30%) CCIE
12 17 (36.17%) FortiGate
13 15 (31.91%) CISSP
14 14 (29.79%) GIAC
14 14 (29.79%) Information Security
14 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
14 14 (29.79%) DMZ
14 14 (29.79%) CEH
14 14 (29.79%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (29.79%) Network Security
14 14 (29.79%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (29.79%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (25.53%) Degree

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Wireless Security 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 Wireless Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) Wireless
2 42 (89.36%) Firewall
2 42 (89.36%) LAN
3 38 (80.85%) WAN
4 35 (74.47%) VPN
5 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
5 14 (29.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (29.79%) DMZ
5 14 (29.79%) Network Security
6 12 (25.53%) DNS
6 12 (25.53%) DHCP
7 4 (8.51%) VoIP
7 4 (8.51%) SSL
7 4 (8.51%) SAN
7 4 (8.51%) OSPF
7 4 (8.51%) BGP
7 4 (8.51%) Multicast
8 3 (6.38%) WLAN
9 1 (2.13%) Internet
9 1 (2.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Security Engineer
2 22 (46.81%) Network Engineer
3 21 (44.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (38.30%) Architect
4 18 (38.30%) Security Architect
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (36.17%) Network Architect
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Security Engineer
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Security Architect
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Network Architect
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 17 (36.17%) Senior Architect
5 17 (36.17%) Network Security Architect
6 9 (19.15%) Consultant
7 7 (14.89%) Sales Consultant
7 7 (14.89%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (44.68%) Ethical Hacking
3 20 (42.55%) Security Hardening
4 14 (29.79%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (29.79%) Information Security
4 14 (29.79%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (25.53%) Database Security
6 5 (10.64%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (10.64%) SIEM
7 4 (8.51%) Security Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.38%) Information Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.26%) Data Privacy
10 1 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.13%) ITIL
10 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (68.09%) CCNP
2 18 (38.30%) CCIE
3 15 (31.91%) CISSP
4 14 (29.79%) GIAC
4 14 (29.79%) CEH
5 12 (25.53%) Degree
6 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Fortinet
2 21 (44.68%) Cisco
2 21 (44.68%) Juniper
3 20 (42.55%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.89%) Aruba
5 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) Mitel
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft