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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 867 832 888
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +56
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 60 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.042% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.21% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 17
Average salary £53,750 £46,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.84% -26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -30.40%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20606 22370 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 19.92% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16323 18062 18480
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%

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 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 28 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -20 57 £57,500 +24.32% 3
London -40 29 £62,500 +35.13% 1
South East -8 17 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Berkshire - 8 £32,500 -
Slough - 7 £32,500 -
Hampshire +1 5 £57,500 +47.43%
Hook - 5 £57,500 -
East of England - 4 £62,500 -
South West - 4 £46,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £62,500 -
Devon - 4 £46,500 -
Paignton - 4 £46,500 -
City of London -23 3 £62,500 +38.12%
Uxbridge - 3 £21,500 -
Belfast +14 2 £45,000 +5.88%
County Antrim +12 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Northern Ireland +12 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £27,000 -3.57% 1
High Wycombe -10 2 £27,000 -3.57% 1
Surrey -4 1 - -
Kent -22 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -24 1 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £30,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Wireless
2 63 (57.80%) Cisco
3 45 (41.28%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (36.70%) LAN
5 38 (34.86%) CCNP
6 34 (31.19%) WAN
7 26 (23.85%) CCIE
8 25 (22.94%) Firewall
9 22 (20.18%) Degree
10 21 (19.27%) Finance
11 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
12 18 (16.51%) Retail
12 18 (16.51%) Unified Communications
13 17 (15.60%) Marketing
13 17 (15.60%) VPN
14 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
14 16 (14.68%) Juniper
14 16 (14.68%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (13.76%) Aruba
15 15 (13.76%) CheckPoint
16 14 (12.84%) UNIX
16 14 (12.84%) VoIP
16 14 (12.84%) Penetration Testing
16 14 (12.84%) Network Design
16 14 (12.84%) Security Testing
17 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared
17 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
17 13 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (11.93%) Python
17 13 (11.93%) Internet

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (0.92%) IIS
1 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.92%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
1 16 (14.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (100.00%) Wireless
2 40 (36.70%) LAN
3 34 (31.19%) WAN
4 25 (22.94%) Firewall
5 18 (16.51%) Unified Communications
6 17 (15.60%) VPN
7 14 (12.84%) VoIP
8 13 (11.93%) Internet
9 12 (11.01%) MPLS
10 10 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (7.34%) Network Security
11 8 (7.34%) NetScreen
11 8 (7.34%) 802.11
11 8 (7.34%) BGP
12 7 (6.42%) OSPF
12 7 (6.42%) RFID
13 6 (5.50%) Ethernet
13 6 (5.50%) Cisco ISE
14 5 (4.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
1 9 (8.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.92%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) AppScan
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 18 (16.51%) Retail
3 17 (15.60%) Marketing
4 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
4 12 (11.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.67%) Electronics
6 3 (2.75%) French Language
7 2 (1.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Publishing
8 1 (0.92%) German Language
8 1 (0.92%) Hebrew Language
8 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (24.77%) Consultant
2 17 (15.60%) Network Engineer
3 14 (12.84%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (11.01%) Wireless Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Account Manager
6 9 (8.26%) Sales Consultant
6 9 (8.26%) Tester
6 9 (8.26%) IT Manager
6 9 (8.26%) Penetration Tester
6 9 (8.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 8 (7.34%) Network Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Network Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Network Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Tester
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Network Consultant
9 6 (5.50%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) COM
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Data Extraction
2 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.59%) SecurID
4 4 (3.67%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) UNIX
2 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.50%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.84%) Network Design
1 14 (12.84%) Penetration Testing
1 14 (12.84%) Security Testing
2 13 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (10.09%) Project Management
4 10 (9.17%) Information Security
5 9 (8.26%) Supplier Management
6 7 (6.42%) CRM
7 6 (5.50%) Business Development
7 6 (5.50%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.59%) Product Management
8 5 (4.59%) B2B
8 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.67%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) Change Management
10 3 (2.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (1.83%) SIEM
12 1 (0.92%) Business Transformation
12 1 (0.92%) Database Security
12 1 (0.92%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) Python
2 12 (11.01%) SQL
3 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.92%) Java
3 1 (0.92%) Perl
3 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (41.28%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (34.86%) CCNP
3 26 (23.85%) CCIE
4 22 (20.18%) Degree
5 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared
5 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
6 12 (11.01%) CWNA
7 11 (10.09%) CCNA
8 8 (7.34%) CCDP
9 5 (4.59%) CCDA
9 5 (4.59%) MBA
9 5 (4.59%) PMP
10 4 (3.67%) Postgraduate
11 3 (2.75%) CISSP
11 3 (2.75%) CCSE
11 3 (2.75%) CEH
12 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.92%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.92%) HP MASE
12 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 6 (5.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) XenServer
2 1 (0.92%) KVM
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.75%) WebInspect
2 3 (2.75%) OpenView
3 2 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 63 (57.80%) Cisco
2 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.68%) Juniper
4 15 (13.76%) CheckPoint
4 15 (13.76%) Aruba
5 11 (10.09%) Blue Coat
6 8 (7.34%) Aerohive Networks
7 6 (5.50%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (4.59%) VMware
8 5 (4.59%) F5
8 5 (4.59%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.67%) Siebel
9 4 (3.67%) HP
10 3 (2.75%) EMC
10 3 (2.75%) NetApp
10 3 (2.75%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.83%) LogLogic
11 2 (1.83%) Q1 Labs
11 2 (1.83%) Meraki
11 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27k per year + £4K Shift Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Sky
Salary: Sky Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago