The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 817 851 825
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 64 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 42
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -

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
19260 17864 21476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.96% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15487 13977 17553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
England +12 58 £55,000 - 3
London +21 32 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South East -4 18 £55,000 +69.23%
Berkshire +10 14 £55,000 +69.23%
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
City of London +5 5 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £61,250 -
Yorkshire +4 3 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire 0 3 £75,000 -
Leeds -6 3 £75,000 -
South West - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £60,000 -
Slough +3 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,500 -
Greenwich - 1 - -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Wireless Security 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 Wireless Security.

1 129 (100.00%) Wireless
2 72 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (53.49%) Cisco
4 67 (51.94%) WAN
5 66 (51.16%) CCNP
6 64 (49.61%) LAN
7 62 (48.06%) Firewall
8 50 (38.76%) Security Cleared
9 44 (34.11%) SC Cleared
10 43 (33.33%) Degree
11 41 (31.78%) TCP/IP
11 41 (31.78%) CheckPoint
12 39 (30.23%) Information Security
12 39 (30.23%) Network Security
13 38 (29.46%) Network Monitoring
13 38 (29.46%) CISSP
14 37 (28.68%) Database Security
15 36 (27.91%) Juniper
15 36 (27.91%) CCIE
15 36 (27.91%) Wi-Fi
16 35 (27.13%) CEH
16 35 (27.13%) HP
17 34 (26.36%) VPN
18 32 (24.81%) SNMP
18 32 (24.81%) CiscoWorks
18 32 (24.81%) OpenView
18 32 (24.81%) IP Telephony
18 32 (24.81%) CCSE
19 31 (24.03%) Management Information System
19 31 (24.03%) DSL

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Wireless Security 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 Wireless Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Office
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 129 (100.00%) Wireless
2 67 (51.94%) WAN
3 64 (49.61%) LAN
4 62 (48.06%) Firewall
5 41 (31.78%) TCP/IP
6 39 (30.23%) Network Security
7 36 (27.91%) Wi-Fi
8 34 (26.36%) VPN
9 32 (24.81%) SNMP
9 32 (24.81%) IP Telephony
10 31 (24.03%) DSL
10 31 (24.03%) Structured Cabling
11 26 (20.16%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (14.73%) MPLS
12 19 (14.73%) DHCP
13 16 (12.40%) DNS
13 16 (12.40%) OSPF
13 16 (12.40%) BGP
13 16 (12.40%) IPsec
14 15 (11.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 23 (17.83%) Law
2 21 (16.28%) Finance
3 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.08%) Retail
5 8 (6.20%) Banking
6 5 (3.88%) Back Office
6 5 (3.88%) Legal
7 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 42 (32.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 38 (29.46%) Security Engineer
4 34 (26.36%) Information Security Engineer
5 18 (13.95%) Consultant
6 11 (8.53%) Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Penetration Test Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Testing Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Network Specialist
9 5 (3.88%) Cisco Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Network Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) IT Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Network Architect
11 3 (2.33%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.75%) PKI
4 8 (6.20%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.33%) Physics
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.78%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.78%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.16%) Windows
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
3 6 (4.65%) UNIX
4 5 (3.88%) CentOS
5 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Information Security
2 38 (29.46%) Network Monitoring
3 37 (28.68%) Database Security
4 27 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
4 27 (20.93%) Network Design
5 22 (17.05%) Incident Management
6 20 (15.50%) Risk Management
7 10 (7.75%) Change Management
8 9 (6.98%) SIEM
9 8 (6.20%) Security Testing
9 8 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (6.20%) ITIL
10 7 (5.43%) Change Control
11 5 (3.88%) Use Case
11 5 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.33%) Load Balancing
12 3 (2.33%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.33%) DRM
12 3 (2.33%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.65%) Python
3 5 (3.88%) Perl
3 5 (3.88%) PHP
3 5 (3.88%) SQL
3 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (51.16%) CCNP
3 50 (38.76%) Security Cleared
4 44 (34.11%) SC Cleared
5 43 (33.33%) Degree
6 38 (29.46%) CISSP
7 36 (27.91%) CCIE
8 35 (27.13%) CEH
9 32 (24.81%) CCSE
10 22 (17.05%) CISM
11 15 (11.63%) GIAC
12 9 (6.98%) CCNA
13 6 (4.65%) CWNA
14 5 (3.88%) RHCE
14 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (3.88%) VCP4
15 3 (2.33%) CCVP
15 3 (2.33%) HP ASE
16 2 (1.55%) CWDP
17 1 (0.78%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (17.05%) Snort
2 5 (3.88%) vSphere
2 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (24.81%) OpenView
1 32 (24.81%) CiscoWorks
2 23 (17.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.88%) Cacti
3 5 (3.88%) Nagios
4 3 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 69 (53.49%) Cisco
2 41 (31.78%) CheckPoint
3 36 (27.91%) Juniper
4 35 (27.13%) HP
5 25 (19.38%) IronPort
6 23 (17.83%) Symantec
6 23 (17.83%) McAfee
7 12 (9.30%) VMware
8 11 (8.53%) F5
9 10 (7.75%) Riverbed
9 10 (7.75%) Fujitsu
10 8 (6.20%) Websense
10 8 (6.20%) Aruba
11 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.10%) Brocade
12 4 (3.10%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.10%) Meraki
13 3 (2.33%) ScanSafe
13 3 (2.33%) Splunk
13 3 (2.33%) Mitel
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago