The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 852 796 835
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +39
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 41 84 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.077% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 37
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.51%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20015 19796 20989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 18.20% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16051 15967 17346
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 July 2014 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 30 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 22 July 2014. 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 -69 39 £55,000 -8.33% 3
London -53 24 £56,250 -6.25% 2
South East -12 12 £55,000 -6.38% 1
City of London -5 10 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Surrey - 5 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £46,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £41,000 +32.25%
South West -22 2 £38,000 -41.53%
Leatherhead - 2 £65,000 -
Devon - 2 £38,000 -
Reading +8 1 - -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
High Wycombe -4 1 £27,000 -12.90%
East of England -15 1 £55,000 +4.76%
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £33,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £33,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
Stansted - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £33,500 -
Norwich - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Paignton - 1 £21,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Wireless
2 55 (55.00%) Cisco
3 49 (49.00%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (46.00%) CCNP
5 25 (25.00%) Firewall
6 22 (22.00%) LAN
6 22 (22.00%) WAN
6 22 (22.00%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (21.00%) VoIP
7 21 (21.00%) VPN
7 21 (21.00%) Degree
7 21 (21.00%) Security Testing
8 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
9 18 (18.00%) Juniper
9 18 (18.00%) Telecoms
10 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
10 17 (17.00%) Aruba
11 16 (16.00%) CCIE
11 16 (16.00%) CheckPoint
12 15 (15.00%) Information Security
13 13 (13.00%) Blue Coat
14 12 (12.00%) Mobile App
14 12 (12.00%) Aerohive Networks
15 11 (11.00%) CCNA
15 11 (11.00%) Project Management
15 11 (11.00%) NetScreen
16 10 (10.00%) SLA
16 10 (10.00%) CCDP
16 10 (10.00%) Finance
16 10 (10.00%) Cisco ISE

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (2.00%) Lync
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
1 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (100.00%) Wireless
2 25 (25.00%) Firewall
3 22 (22.00%) LAN
3 22 (22.00%) WAN
4 21 (21.00%) VoIP
4 21 (21.00%) VPN
5 11 (11.00%) NetScreen
6 10 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (9.00%) Internet
8 8 (8.00%) BGP
8 8 (8.00%) Network Security
9 7 (7.00%) Multicast
9 7 (7.00%) MPLS
9 7 (7.00%) OSPF
9 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
10 5 (5.00%) Broadband
10 5 (5.00%) IPsec
10 5 (5.00%) 3G
10 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) AppScan
General
1 18 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (31.00%) Consultant
2 24 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Sales Consultant
3 12 (12.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 11 (11.00%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (11.00%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (11.00%) Tester
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Tester
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 8 (8.00%) Testing Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Network Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Testing Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) Web Services
1 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.00%) SAML
2 1 (1.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.00%) Data Extraction
3 6 (6.00%) Video on Demand
3 6 (6.00%) MPEG
4 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) UNIX
1 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Android
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (21.00%) Security Testing
3 15 (15.00%) Information Security
4 11 (11.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Business Development
6 7 (7.00%) Supplier Management
7 5 (5.00%) Network Design
7 5 (5.00%) B2B
7 5 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (4.00%) Product Management
8 4 (4.00%) Change Management
8 4 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.00%) SIEM
9 3 (3.00%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.00%) Database Security
10 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.00%) ITIL
11 1 (1.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.00%) C
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) Perl
3 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (49.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (46.00%) CCNP
3 21 (21.00%) Degree
4 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
5 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
6 16 (16.00%) CCIE
7 11 (11.00%) CCNA
8 10 (10.00%) CCDP
9 8 (8.00%) CISSP
10 5 (5.00%) CEH
11 4 (4.00%) MBA
11 4 (4.00%) CCDA
11 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
12 3 (3.00%) CWNA
12 3 (3.00%) CCSE
13 2 (2.00%) CCVP
13 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
13 2 (2.00%) PCI QSA
14 1 (1.00%) HP ASE
14 1 (1.00%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (7.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.00%) WebInspect
3 3 (3.00%) OpenView
3 3 (3.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.00%) Nessus
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (55.00%) Cisco
2 18 (18.00%) Juniper
3 17 (17.00%) Aruba
4 16 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (13.00%) Blue Coat
6 12 (12.00%) Aerohive Networks
7 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (7.00%) Tandberg
9 6 (6.00%) VMware
10 4 (4.00%) Siebel
10 4 (4.00%) HP
10 4 (4.00%) Meraki
10 4 (4.00%) F5
11 3 (3.00%) EMC
11 3 (3.00%) NetApp
11 3 (3.00%) Fujitsu
12 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.00%) LogLogic
12 2 (2.00%) Q1 Labs
13 1 (1.00%) Mitel
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Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum with Company Benefits
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