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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 866 866 945
Rank change year-on-year
0 +79
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 60 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.086% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 71 46
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +18.27%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 May 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 22 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 May 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 -9 56 £40,000 -33.33% 11
South East +19 23 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Leeds +14 21 £42,500 -43.33% 2
Yorkshire +13 21 £42,500 -43.33% 2
West Yorkshire +7 21 £42,500 -43.33% 2
Surrey +5 16 £37,000 -32.72% 1
London -42 8 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Camberley - 6 £36,500 -
Leatherhead - 5 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire +14 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £55,000 -
Swindon - 3 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £51,250 -14.58%
High Wycombe +5 2 £51,250 -14.58%
Reading +20 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
North West - 1 £40,000 - 3

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Wireless
2 56 (50.45%) Degree
3 54 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (43.24%) Cisco
5 45 (40.54%) Windows
6 41 (36.94%) Unix
6 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
6 41 (36.94%) Security Cleared
7 40 (36.04%) Information Security
8 39 (35.14%) CREST Certified
9 38 (34.23%) Python
9 38 (34.23%) CCNP
10 37 (33.33%) Mobile App
11 36 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
11 36 (32.43%) Ruby
11 36 (32.43%) C
11 36 (32.43%) Perl
11 36 (32.43%) VPN
11 36 (32.43%) Publishing
12 35 (31.53%) C++
12 35 (31.53%) Java
13 33 (29.73%) CESG
14 30 (27.03%) PHP
14 30 (27.03%) WAN
15 28 (25.23%) LAN
15 28 (25.23%) CCNA
16 26 (23.42%) Juniper
16 26 (23.42%) Firewall
17 20 (18.02%) DNS
17 20 (18.02%) Social Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 111 (100.00%) Wireless
2 36 (32.43%) VPN
3 30 (27.03%) WAN
4 28 (25.23%) LAN
5 26 (23.42%) Firewall
6 20 (18.02%) DNS
7 18 (16.22%) VoIP
8 17 (15.32%) SSL
9 16 (14.41%) Network Security
10 15 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (12.61%) Telepresence
12 12 (10.81%) TCP/IP
13 8 (7.21%) Internet
13 8 (7.21%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (6.31%) SAN
15 6 (5.41%) Multicast
15 6 (5.41%) Wireshark
16 4 (3.60%) BGP
16 4 (3.60%) DMZ
16 4 (3.60%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) AppScan
1 2 (1.80%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.80%) Paros
General
1 36 (32.43%) Publishing
2 16 (14.41%) Finance
3 12 (10.81%) Multimedia
4 10 (9.01%) Retail
5 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Penetration Tester
1 33 (29.73%) Tester
2 30 (27.03%) Network Engineer
3 22 (19.82%) Consultant
4 19 (17.12%) Security Consultant
5 17 (15.32%) NOC Engineer
5 17 (15.32%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 17 (15.32%) Senior Tester
6 13 (11.71%) Network Operations Engineer
7 12 (10.81%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Penetration Test Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) Security Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Security Penetration Tester
9 8 (7.21%) Security Tester
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) 802.1X
1 4 (3.60%) Middleware
1 4 (3.60%) Spring
2 2 (1.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 33 (29.73%) CESG
3 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.81%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.60%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (3.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.80%) MPEG
7 2 (1.80%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.80%) Wiki
8 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.90%) FMCG
8 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.90%) Physics
8 1 (0.90%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.54%) Windows
2 41 (36.94%) Unix
3 2 (1.80%) Kali Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Information Security
2 36 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (18.02%) Social Engineering
4 18 (16.22%) Load Balancing
5 17 (15.32%) Network Design
6 16 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (12.61%) Validation
8 11 (9.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.01%) Security Testing
9 10 (9.01%) TOGAF
10 9 (8.11%) Presales
11 8 (7.21%) ITIL
12 7 (6.31%) Line Management
12 7 (6.31%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.31%) Trend Analysis
13 6 (5.41%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.41%) Incident Management
13 6 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (5.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) Python
2 36 (32.43%) C
2 36 (32.43%) Perl
2 36 (32.43%) Ruby
3 35 (31.53%) C++
3 35 (31.53%) Java
4 30 (27.03%) PHP
5 5 (4.50%) C#
6 2 (1.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (50.45%) Degree
2 54 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
3 41 (36.94%) Security Cleared
4 39 (35.14%) CREST Certified
5 38 (34.23%) CCNP
6 28 (25.23%) CCNA
7 12 (10.81%) CISSP
8 11 (9.91%) CCDP
9 8 (7.21%) JNCIA
10 7 (6.31%) CEH
10 7 (6.31%) OSCP
11 6 (5.41%) CCDA
11 6 (5.41%) CCIE
11 6 (5.41%) CISA
11 6 (5.41%) JNCIS
12 4 (3.60%) CHECK Team Member
12 4 (3.60%) GWAPT
12 4 (3.60%) MCSE
12 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.80%) KVM
4 2 (1.80%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.80%) XenServer
5 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Cacti
1 2 (1.80%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.80%) Nessus
1 2 (1.80%) Nmap
1 2 (1.80%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (43.24%) Cisco
2 26 (23.42%) Juniper
3 12 (10.81%) VMware
4 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.11%) Aruba
5 9 (8.11%) F5
5 9 (8.11%) Intel
5 9 (8.11%) Intel Security
5 9 (8.11%) Riverbed
6 8 (7.21%) Citrix
7 6 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 6 (5.41%) HP
7 6 (5.41%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.50%) Meraki
9 4 (3.60%) SAP
10 3 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.80%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (1.80%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Midlands OR Manchester
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Training + Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Cisilion
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, overtime, package
Posted: 20 days ago