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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Rank 448 - 442
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.022% - 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
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
4516 4992 5252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.28% 21.40% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3538 3921 4185
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 WPA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
WPA
England

WPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Redmine
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications

WPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CommVault
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (25.00%) F5