The table below looks at the statistics for WEP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
UK
Rank - - 943
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £33,250
UK excluding London median salary - - £33,250

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14106 16729 18565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.78% 16.71% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11517 13902 15058
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WEP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WEP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WEP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WEP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WEP within the UK.

WEP Salary Trend in the UK

WEP
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing WEP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WEP.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) StyleCop
1 7 (100.00%) Sencha
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) Wireframes

WEP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) StyleCop
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Designer
1 7 (100.00%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sencha