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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank 871 - 989
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WEP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% - 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £19,000

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WEP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
South West - 5 £45,000 -
England - 5 £45,000 -

WEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 (87.50%) QA
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
1 7 (87.50%) Use Case
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) Spreadsheet
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (87.50%) StyleCop
1 7 (87.50%) Sencha
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (87.50%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (87.50%) Wireframes
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) Code Coverage
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Czech Language
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
2 1 (12.50%) Polish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Russian Language

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 (87.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) StyleCop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Czech Language
1 1 (12.50%) French Language
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
1 1 (12.50%) Polish Language
1 1 (12.50%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Designer
1 7 (87.50%) Digital Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) WCF
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Code Coverage
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) Use Case
1 7 (87.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Sencha
2 1 (12.50%) Convergys