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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 779 858 810
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -48
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 94 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.052% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 47 59
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% -2.10%

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
18687 20148 21020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.69% 17.04% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15023 16104 17009
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +78 91 £60,000 +4.34% 8
London +67 48 £60,000 -4.00% 2
South East +23 25 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Surrey +41 17 £55,000 +2.32%
Guildford - 15 £55,000 -
Leeds +34 14 £75,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +27 14 £75,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +27 14 £75,000 +50.00%
City of London +42 10 £72,500 +18.36% 2
Berkshire +8 5 £62,500 +92.30%
East of England +22 2 £43,750 - 4
Buckinghamshire -3 2 £60,000 +122.22% 1
High Wycombe -8 2 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Coventry - 2 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £47,500 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Wireless
2 78 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (49.36%) Cisco
4 70 (44.87%) Firewall
5 62 (39.74%) WAN
5 62 (39.74%) LAN
6 58 (37.18%) CCNP
7 55 (35.26%) CheckPoint
8 48 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
9 43 (27.56%) Degree
9 43 (27.56%) Security Cleared
10 41 (26.28%) SC Cleared
10 41 (26.28%) CISSP
11 38 (24.36%) Juniper
12 37 (23.72%) VPN
13 36 (23.08%) Network Design
14 32 (20.51%) CCIE
15 31 (19.87%) CEH
16 29 (18.59%) Security Testing
16 29 (18.59%) Network Security
16 29 (18.59%) Information Security
17 28 (17.95%) Mobile App
18 26 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
19 25 (16.03%) Database Security
19 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
19 25 (16.03%) TCP/IP
20 23 (14.74%) Intrusion Detection
21 22 (14.10%) F5
22 21 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
23 20 (12.82%) CISM

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 156 (100.00%) Wireless
2 70 (44.87%) Firewall
3 62 (39.74%) WAN
3 62 (39.74%) LAN
4 37 (23.72%) VPN
5 29 (18.59%) Network Security
6 25 (16.03%) TCP/IP
7 23 (14.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (12.18%) IP Telephony
9 16 (10.26%) DNS
9 16 (10.26%) DHCP
10 15 (9.62%) DMZ
11 14 (8.97%) 802.11
12 13 (8.33%) RFID
13 11 (7.05%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (6.41%) Internet
15 7 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (3.85%) WLAN
17 5 (3.21%) VoIP
17 5 (3.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
General
1 19 (12.18%) Finance
2 11 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.41%) Law
4 7 (4.49%) Banking
5 5 (3.21%) Legal
6 3 (1.92%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (24.36%) Security Engineer
2 36 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 35 (22.44%) Architect
4 31 (19.87%) Network Architect
5 27 (17.31%) Consultant
6 21 (13.46%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (13.46%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) Information Security Engineer
8 17 (10.90%) Network Design Architect
8 17 (10.90%) Cisco Architect
9 16 (10.26%) Network Designer
9 16 (10.26%) Designer
10 15 (9.62%) Penetration Test Consultant
10 15 (9.62%) Testing Consultant
11 13 (8.33%) Senior Architect
11 13 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
11 13 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
11 13 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 13 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
11 13 (8.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
3 18 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.21%) PKI
7 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.56%) Physics
7 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.56%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.92%) FMCG
9 2 (1.28%) BYOD
10 1 (0.64%) MPEG
10 1 (0.64%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.26%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) UNIX
3 9 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.21%) Linux
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
2 36 (23.08%) Network Design
3 29 (18.59%) Security Testing
3 29 (18.59%) Information Security
4 26 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (16.03%) Database Security
6 21 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
7 19 (12.18%) Load Balancing
8 17 (10.90%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (10.90%) Change Management
9 16 (10.26%) DDoS Mitigation
9 16 (10.26%) Security Hardening
10 14 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 12 (7.69%) SIEM
12 10 (6.41%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (3.85%) Malware Detection\Protection
13 6 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (1.92%) SQL
3 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.64%) Perl
4 1 (0.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (37.18%) CCNP
3 43 (27.56%) Degree
3 43 (27.56%) Security Cleared
4 41 (26.28%) SC Cleared
4 41 (26.28%) CISSP
5 32 (20.51%) CCIE
6 31 (19.87%) CEH
7 20 (12.82%) CISM
8 17 (10.90%) HP ASE
9 15 (9.62%) GIAC
9 15 (9.62%) CCSA
10 13 (8.33%) CWNA
11 12 (7.69%) CISA
12 8 (5.13%) GPEN
12 8 (5.13%) CCNA
13 5 (3.21%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (3.21%) GCIA
13 5 (3.21%) GSEC
13 5 (3.21%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.41%) Snort
2 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 10 (6.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.64%) OpenView
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.64%) Cacti
Vendors
1 77 (49.36%) Cisco
2 55 (35.26%) CheckPoint
3 38 (24.36%) Juniper
4 22 (14.10%) F5
5 20 (12.82%) Fortinet
6 18 (11.54%) HP
7 17 (10.90%) Huawei
8 13 (8.33%) IronPort
9 12 (7.69%) Aruba
9 12 (7.69%) McAfee
10 10 (6.41%) Symantec
11 7 (4.49%) VMware
12 6 (3.85%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.21%) Splunk
13 5 (3.21%) Brocade
14 4 (2.56%) Meraki
14 4 (2.56%) Websense
15 3 (1.92%) Lancope
15 3 (1.92%) ScanSafe
15 3 (1.92%) Sourcefire
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