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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 798 872 829
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -43
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 95 46 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.038% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 82 37 65
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,700 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -

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
18995 20729 20713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.19% 17.28% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15491 16577 16796
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 23 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 1 July 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 +59 91 £55,000 - 17
London +56 35 £50,000 -20.00% 8
South East +31 28 £55,000 - 5
Surrey +22 15 £55,000 +2.32%
Guildford - 15 £55,000 -
Leeds +28 13 £75,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +19 13 £75,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +13 13 £75,000 +50.00%
West Midlands -3 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Coventry - 7 £50,000 -
High Wycombe +11 6 £61,250 +126.85%
East of England +11 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Berkshire +8 6 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £61,250 +126.85% 4
City of London +30 5 £85,000 +65.85% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 - 1
Reading -2 2 £65,000 - 1
Birmingham -11 1 £70,000 +27.27%
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
North West - 1 £70,000 - 1

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 180 (100.00%) Wireless
2 95 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
3 92 (51.11%) Cisco
4 83 (46.11%) Firewall
5 80 (44.44%) WAN
6 79 (43.89%) LAN
7 69 (38.33%) CCNP
8 65 (36.11%) CheckPoint
9 54 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
10 50 (27.78%) CISSP
11 49 (27.22%) Degree
12 48 (26.67%) Network Design
13 43 (23.89%) VPN
13 43 (23.89%) SC Cleared
13 43 (23.89%) Security Cleared
14 41 (22.78%) Juniper
15 37 (20.56%) CCIE
16 35 (19.44%) CEH
17 33 (18.33%) Information Security
18 32 (17.78%) Network Security
19 31 (17.22%) Security Testing
20 30 (16.67%) Mobile App
20 30 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
21 28 (15.56%) Database Security
21 28 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
22 27 (15.00%) TCP/IP
23 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
23 26 (14.44%) Load Balancing
23 26 (14.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
24 25 (13.89%) F5

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 180 (100.00%) Wireless
2 83 (46.11%) Firewall
3 80 (44.44%) WAN
4 79 (43.89%) LAN
5 43 (23.89%) VPN
6 32 (17.78%) Network Security
7 28 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 27 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 20 (11.11%) IP Telephony
9 20 (11.11%) DMZ
10 19 (10.56%) DNS
10 19 (10.56%) DHCP
11 17 (9.44%) 802.11
11 17 (9.44%) RFID
12 15 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (7.78%) Internet
14 9 (5.00%) VoIP
14 9 (5.00%) Multicast
14 9 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (3.33%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 24 (13.33%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.00%) Law
4 7 (3.89%) Banking
5 5 (2.78%) Legal
6 3 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 44 (24.44%) Architect
2 44 (24.44%) Security Engineer
3 41 (22.78%) Network Architect
4 26 (14.44%) Consultant
5 25 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 24 (13.33%) Cisco Architect
6 24 (13.33%) Network Design Architect
7 19 (10.56%) Security Architect
8 17 (9.44%) Network Security Architect
8 17 (9.44%) Information Security Engineer
8 17 (9.44%) Senior Security Architect
8 17 (9.44%) Senior Security Engineer
8 17 (9.44%) Senior Network Architect
8 17 (9.44%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 17 (9.44%) Senior Architect
9 16 (8.89%) Penetration Test Consultant
9 16 (8.89%) Testing Consultant
10 15 (8.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 26 (14.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.78%) Video on Demand
5 5 (2.78%) MPEG
5 5 (2.78%) PKI
6 4 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.22%) Physics
6 4 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.22%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.56%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.33%) UNIX
2 19 (10.56%) Windows
3 13 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.67%) Linux
5 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 48 (26.67%) Network Design
3 33 (18.33%) Information Security
4 31 (17.22%) Security Testing
5 30 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 28 (15.56%) Database Security
7 26 (14.44%) Load Balancing
8 25 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
9 21 (11.67%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (11.11%) Security Hardening
11 17 (9.44%) Change Management
12 16 (8.89%) SIEM
13 15 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (6.11%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (6.11%) Incident Management
15 9 (5.00%) Risk Management
16 8 (4.44%) Business Continuity
16 8 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (3.89%) Computer Security
18 5 (2.78%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.44%) Python
2 2 (1.11%) SQL
3 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 95 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (38.33%) CCNP
3 50 (27.78%) CISSP
4 49 (27.22%) Degree
5 43 (23.89%) SC Cleared
5 43 (23.89%) Security Cleared
6 37 (20.56%) CCIE
7 35 (19.44%) CEH
8 24 (13.33%) CISM
8 24 (13.33%) HP ASE
9 20 (11.11%) GIAC
10 17 (9.44%) CWNA
11 15 (8.33%) CCSA
12 12 (6.67%) CISA
13 11 (6.11%) CCNA
14 8 (4.44%) GPEN
15 5 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
15 5 (2.78%) GCED
15 5 (2.78%) GCIA
15 5 (2.78%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Snort
2 4 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.56%) Xen
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) XenApp
4 1 (0.56%) XenServer
4 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (9.44%) FortiGate
2 9 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.56%) OpenView
4 1 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 92 (51.11%) Cisco
2 65 (36.11%) CheckPoint
3 41 (22.78%) Juniper
4 25 (13.89%) HP
4 25 (13.89%) Fortinet
4 25 (13.89%) F5
5 24 (13.33%) Huawei
6 16 (8.89%) McAfee
7 12 (6.67%) Aruba
8 10 (5.56%) IronPort
9 9 (5.00%) Symantec
10 6 (3.33%) VMware
11 5 (2.78%) Tandberg
12 4 (2.22%) Websense
12 4 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.22%) Brocade
13 3 (1.67%) Splunk
13 3 (1.67%) Microsoft
14 2 (1.11%) Citrix
14 2 (1.11%) Mitel
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum + Car, certified training, overtime
Posted: 15 days ago
Marlow
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Princes Risborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 20 days ago
Aylesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hayes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Morden
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Buckingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago