The table below looks at the statistics for WPA 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 WPA over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WPA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £19,000 £19,000
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4030 4545 4241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.92% 22.11% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3421 3497 3319
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WPA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WPA Salary Trend in the South East

WPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing WPA 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 WPA.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing WPA 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 WPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) IC Design
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) VMware