The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 870 870 960
Rank change year-on-year
0 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 51 94 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.085% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 79 43
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-28.18% -

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
16572 19303 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.44% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 15728 16720
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wireless Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wireless Security
Salary Trend

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

Wireless Security Salary Trend in the UK

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless Security over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +10 47 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Yorkshire +33 23 £42,500 -43.33% 1
Leeds +30 23 £42,500 -43.33% 1
West Yorkshire +18 23 £42,500 -43.33% 1
South East +36 13 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Surrey +16 8 £37,500 -31.81% 1
London +13 8 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 3 £50,000 -18.36%
High Wycombe +1 3 £50,000 -18.36%
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
City of London +44 1 £65,000 -23.52%
East of England +36 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Reading +13 1 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
West Midlands -29 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £37,500 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless Security 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 Wireless Security.

1 109 (100.00%) Wireless
2 60 (55.05%) Degree
3 50 (45.87%) Windows
4 49 (44.95%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (41.28%) Unix
6 44 (40.37%) Cisco
7 43 (39.45%) Information Security
7 43 (39.45%) SC Cleared
7 43 (39.45%) Security Cleared
7 43 (39.45%) CREST Certified
8 42 (38.53%) Python
9 41 (37.61%) Mobile App
10 40 (36.70%) Ruby
10 40 (36.70%) Penetration Testing
10 40 (36.70%) C
10 40 (36.70%) Perl
11 39 (35.78%) C++
11 39 (35.78%) Java
11 39 (35.78%) Publishing
12 37 (33.94%) CESG
13 36 (33.03%) CCNP
14 34 (31.19%) PHP
14 34 (31.19%) VPN
15 26 (23.85%) WAN
16 25 (22.94%) CCNA
17 24 (22.02%) Social Engineering
18 23 (21.10%) LAN
19 22 (20.18%) Juniper
20 19 (17.43%) Network Design
20 19 (17.43%) DNS

Wireless Security
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:

Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 109 (100.00%) Wireless
2 34 (31.19%) VPN
3 26 (23.85%) WAN
4 23 (21.10%) LAN
5 19 (17.43%) DNS
6 18 (16.51%) Firewall
6 18 (16.51%) VoIP
7 17 (15.60%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (14.68%) SSL
9 14 (12.84%) Telepresence
10 13 (11.93%) Network Security
11 9 (8.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
12 6 (5.50%) Internet
12 6 (5.50%) Wireshark
13 5 (4.59%) IPsec
13 5 (4.59%) SAN
14 4 (3.67%) 802.11
14 4 (3.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (3.67%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) AppScan
1 2 (1.83%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.83%) Paros
General
1 39 (35.78%) Publishing
2 16 (14.68%) Finance
3 12 (11.01%) Multimedia
4 10 (9.17%) Retail
5 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Penetration Tester
1 37 (33.94%) Tester
2 30 (27.52%) Network Engineer
3 21 (19.27%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 21 (19.27%) Senior Tester
4 18 (16.51%) Consultant
5 17 (15.60%) Security Consultant
6 16 (14.68%) NOC Engineer
7 14 (12.84%) Network Operations Engineer
8 13 (11.93%) Operations Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Security Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Penetration Test Consultant
10 8 (7.34%) Security Penetration Tester
10 8 (7.34%) Security Tester
11 7 (6.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 6 (5.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) 802.1X
1 4 (3.67%) Middleware
1 4 (3.67%) Spring
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.61%) Mobile App
2 37 (33.94%) CESG
3 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (11.01%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (3.67%) PKI
7 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.83%) MPEG
7 2 (1.83%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.83%) Wiki
8 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.92%) FMCG
8 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.92%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.87%) Windows
2 45 (41.28%) Unix
3 3 (2.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Kali Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Information Security
2 40 (36.70%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (22.02%) Social Engineering
4 19 (17.43%) Network Design
5 16 (14.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (13.76%) Load Balancing
7 14 (12.84%) Validation
8 11 (10.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.17%) Security Testing
9 10 (9.17%) TOGAF
10 9 (8.26%) ITIL
11 7 (6.42%) Line Management
11 7 (6.42%) Presales
11 7 (6.42%) Problem Management
11 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.42%) Trend Analysis
12 6 (5.50%) Security Management
13 5 (4.59%) Ethical Hacking
13 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) Python
2 40 (36.70%) C
2 40 (36.70%) Perl
2 40 (36.70%) Ruby
3 39 (35.78%) C++
3 39 (35.78%) Java
4 34 (31.19%) PHP
5 5 (4.59%) C#
6 2 (1.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (55.05%) Degree
2 49 (44.95%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (39.45%) CREST Certified
3 43 (39.45%) SC Cleared
3 43 (39.45%) Security Cleared
4 36 (33.03%) CCNP
5 25 (22.94%) CCNA
6 11 (10.09%) CCDP
6 11 (10.09%) CISSP
7 8 (7.34%) CEH
7 8 (7.34%) OSCP
8 6 (5.50%) CCDA
8 6 (5.50%) CCIE
8 6 (5.50%) CISA
8 6 (5.50%) JNCIA
9 5 (4.59%) CHECK Team Member
9 5 (4.59%) JNCIS
10 4 (3.67%) GWAPT
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.67%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.83%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.83%) KVM
4 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.83%) XenServer
5 1 (0.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.83%) Nessus
1 2 (1.83%) Nmap
1 2 (1.83%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (40.37%) Cisco
2 22 (20.18%) Juniper
3 10 (9.17%) Riverbed
4 9 (8.26%) F5
4 9 (8.26%) Intel
4 9 (8.26%) Intel Security
4 9 (8.26%) VMware
5 8 (7.34%) Citrix
5 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.42%) Aruba
6 7 (6.42%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.59%) HP
7 5 (4.59%) Meraki
8 4 (3.67%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.67%) SAP
9 3 (2.75%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (1.83%) 3Com
10 2 (1.83%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.83%) Splunk
10 2 (1.83%) Tandberg
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG - pension, package etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago