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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 801 866 827
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -39
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 103 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.038% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 99 36 42
Average salary £70,000 £50,125 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.65% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%

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
18147 20706 18627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.15% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15099 16374 15035
Average salary £45,000 £44,261 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 25 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 4 September 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 +65 98 £70,000 +40.00% 15
Leeds - 38 £70,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 38 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 38 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands +19 24 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Birmingham +18 18 £70,000 +27.27%
London -12 14 £50,000 -0.49% 4
South East +6 12 £55,000 +18.27% 2
North West - 11 £70,000 - 2
Manchester - 10 £70,000 - 1
East of England +7 9 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough - 8 £40,000 - 1
Coventry - 6 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +16 4 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Surrey +6 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Guildford - 4 £55,000 -
Reading +9 3 £65,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £62,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £52,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Wireless
2 139 (68.14%) Cisco
3 138 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
4 120 (58.82%) WAN
5 111 (54.41%) LAN
6 102 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 78 (38.24%) Firewall
8 71 (34.80%) Network Design
9 70 (34.31%) CCNP
10 67 (32.84%) HP
11 65 (31.86%) Huawei
11 65 (31.86%) HP ASE
12 53 (25.98%) F5
12 53 (25.98%) Load Balancing
13 49 (24.02%) Penetration Testing
14 40 (19.61%) Juniper
15 38 (18.63%) CCIE
16 37 (18.14%) CISSP
17 36 (17.65%) Network Security
17 36 (17.65%) 802.1X
18 35 (17.16%) SC Cleared
18 35 (17.16%) Security Cleared
19 34 (16.67%) VPN
19 34 (16.67%) Degree
20 27 (13.24%) Ethical Hacking
20 27 (13.24%) UNIX
20 27 (13.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
21 26 (12.75%) Security Testing
22 25 (12.25%) Mobile App
23 23 (11.27%) Data Centre

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 204 (100.00%) Wireless
2 120 (58.82%) WAN
3 111 (54.41%) LAN
4 78 (38.24%) Firewall
5 36 (17.65%) Network Security
6 34 (16.67%) VPN
7 21 (10.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (9.31%) IP Telephony
9 16 (7.84%) Internet
9 16 (7.84%) 802.11
9 16 (7.84%) RFID
10 15 (7.35%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (6.86%) Multicast
12 13 (6.37%) DMZ
12 13 (6.37%) VoIP
13 11 (5.39%) TCP/IP
14 10 (4.90%) DHCP
14 10 (4.90%) DNS
14 10 (4.90%) Telepresence
14 10 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
General
1 21 (10.29%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.47%) Banking
4 2 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (37.25%) Architect
2 74 (36.27%) Network Architect
3 57 (27.94%) Cisco Architect
3 57 (27.94%) Network Design Architect
4 44 (21.57%) Network Engineer
5 35 (17.16%) Consultant
6 28 (13.73%) Security Engineer
7 25 (12.25%) Security Architect
8 23 (11.27%) Network Security Architect
9 20 (9.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 20 (9.80%) Sales Consultant
10 19 (9.31%) Network Security Engineer
10 19 (9.31%) Senior Network Engineer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior Architect
11 17 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
11 17 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
11 17 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
12 16 (7.84%) Wireless Engineer
13 15 (7.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 25 (12.25%) Mobile App
3 23 (11.27%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.90%) MPEG
5 10 (4.90%) Video on Demand
6 4 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.96%) PKI
7 3 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.49%) BYOD
8 1 (0.49%) ASIC
8 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.49%) Physics
8 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.24%) UNIX
2 15 (7.35%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.39%) Windows
4 4 (1.96%) Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.80%) Network Design
2 53 (25.98%) Load Balancing
3 49 (24.02%) Penetration Testing
4 27 (13.24%) Ethical Hacking
5 26 (12.75%) Security Testing
6 20 (9.80%) Security Hardening
7 18 (8.82%) Change Management
8 17 (8.33%) Information Security
9 14 (6.86%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (6.37%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (6.37%) SIEM
10 13 (6.37%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (4.41%) Database Security
11 9 (4.41%) Computer Security
11 9 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.92%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.43%) DDoS Mitigation
14 5 (2.45%) Identity Management
14 5 (2.45%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.84%) Python
2 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 138 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (34.31%) CCNP
3 65 (31.86%) HP ASE
4 38 (18.63%) CCIE
5 37 (18.14%) CISSP
6 35 (17.16%) SC Cleared
6 35 (17.16%) Security Cleared
7 34 (16.67%) Degree
8 20 (9.80%) CEH
9 18 (8.82%) CCSA
9 18 (8.82%) CISM
10 16 (7.84%) CWNA
10 16 (7.84%) CCNA
11 13 (6.37%) GIAC
12 12 (5.88%) CISA
13 7 (3.43%) GPEN
14 6 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
15 5 (2.45%) SSCP
15 5 (2.45%) GCED
15 5 (2.45%) GCIA
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.49%) Xen
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.49%) XenApp
2 1 (0.49%) XenServer
2 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 9 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 139 (68.14%) Cisco
2 102 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 67 (32.84%) HP
4 65 (31.86%) Huawei
5 53 (25.98%) F5
6 40 (19.61%) Juniper
7 23 (11.27%) Fortinet
8 10 (4.90%) Tandberg
9 9 (4.41%) McAfee
10 6 (2.94%) Aruba
11 4 (1.96%) VMware
11 4 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.47%) Citrix
12 3 (1.47%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.47%) Splunk
13 1 (0.49%) LogRhythm
13 1 (0.49%) Synology
13 1 (0.49%) Veeam
13 1 (0.49%) Dell
13 1 (0.49%) Avaya
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: c£39,600
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago