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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 819 853 831
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 59 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.039% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 43
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 17 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 30 January 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 +10 54 £50,500 -8.18% 5
London +9 34 £48,500 -11.81% 1
South East -17 15 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Berkshire -3 13 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Greenwich - 9 £47,500 -
City of London +8 7 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £61,250 -
South West -11 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £45,000 -
Slough -2 2 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,500 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Wireless
2 69 (58.47%) Cisco
3 67 (56.78%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (54.24%) CCNP
5 61 (51.69%) Firewall
6 59 (50.00%) WAN
7 54 (45.76%) LAN
8 51 (43.22%) Security Cleared
9 43 (36.44%) SC Cleared
10 40 (33.90%) CheckPoint
11 39 (33.05%) Juniper
11 39 (33.05%) CCIE
12 36 (30.51%) HP
13 35 (29.66%) OpenView
13 35 (29.66%) CiscoWorks
13 35 (29.66%) SNMP
13 35 (29.66%) TCP/IP
13 35 (29.66%) IP Telephony
13 35 (29.66%) CCSE
13 35 (29.66%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (28.81%) DSL
14 34 (28.81%) Network Security
14 34 (28.81%) Structured Cabling
15 33 (27.97%) VPN
16 32 (27.12%) Information Security
17 31 (26.27%) Network Monitoring
18 30 (25.42%) Database Security
18 30 (25.42%) Degree
18 30 (25.42%) CISSP
19 28 (23.73%) CEH

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.85%) Lync
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 118 (100.00%) Wireless
2 61 (51.69%) Firewall
3 59 (50.00%) WAN
4 54 (45.76%) LAN
5 35 (29.66%) SNMP
5 35 (29.66%) TCP/IP
5 35 (29.66%) IP Telephony
5 35 (29.66%) Wi-Fi
6 34 (28.81%) DSL
6 34 (28.81%) Network Security
6 34 (28.81%) Structured Cabling
7 33 (27.97%) VPN
8 23 (19.49%) MPLS
9 21 (17.80%) IPsec
9 21 (17.80%) BGP
9 21 (17.80%) OSPF
10 20 (16.95%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (12.71%) DHCP
11 15 (12.71%) VLAN
12 14 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (18.64%) Law
2 21 (17.80%) Finance
3 20 (16.95%) Telecoms
4 14 (11.86%) Retail
5 7 (5.93%) Back Office
6 6 (5.08%) Banking
6 6 (5.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 41 (34.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 31 (26.27%) Security Engineer
4 28 (23.73%) Information Security Engineer
5 15 (12.71%) Consultant
6 8 (6.78%) Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) IT Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Network Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Network Specialist
8 5 (4.24%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Testing Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) Penetration Test Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.47%) PKI
3 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.85%) MPEG
6 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.85%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.34%) Windows
2 9 (7.63%) Linux
3 7 (5.93%) CentOS
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) Information Security
2 31 (26.27%) Network Monitoring
3 30 (25.42%) Database Security
4 21 (17.80%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (16.95%) Incident Management
6 19 (16.10%) Network Design
7 15 (12.71%) Risk Management
8 13 (11.02%) Change Management
9 9 (7.63%) Change Control
9 9 (7.63%) ITIL
10 7 (5.93%) Use Case
11 5 (4.24%) SIEM
12 4 (3.39%) Security Testing
12 4 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
13 2 (1.69%) Network Management
13 2 (1.69%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.69%) Project Management
14 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2
14 1 (0.85%) Configuration Management
14 1 (0.85%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.93%) Perl
2 7 (5.93%) PHP
2 7 (5.93%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.39%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) Java
4 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 67 (56.78%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (54.24%) CCNP
3 51 (43.22%) Security Cleared
4 43 (36.44%) SC Cleared
5 39 (33.05%) CCIE
6 35 (29.66%) CCSE
7 30 (25.42%) Degree
7 30 (25.42%) CISSP
8 28 (23.73%) CEH
9 20 (16.95%) CISM
10 9 (7.63%) GIAC
11 7 (5.93%) RHCE
11 7 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (5.08%) CCNA
13 4 (3.39%) CCVP
14 2 (1.69%) CWDP
15 1 (0.85%) CCDP
15 1 (0.85%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.95%) Snort
2 7 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (5.93%) vSphere
3 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (29.66%) OpenView
1 35 (29.66%) CiscoWorks
2 22 (18.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.93%) Nagios
3 7 (5.93%) Cacti
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 69 (58.47%) Cisco
2 40 (33.90%) CheckPoint
3 39 (33.05%) Juniper
4 36 (30.51%) HP
5 23 (19.49%) IronPort
6 22 (18.64%) McAfee
6 22 (18.64%) Symantec
7 15 (12.71%) VMware
8 13 (11.02%) Fujitsu
9 12 (10.17%) Riverbed
10 10 (8.47%) F5
11 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.08%) Aerohive Networks
12 6 (5.08%) Websense
13 5 (4.24%) Aruba
14 4 (3.39%) Meraki
15 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
15 3 (2.54%) Sourcefire
15 3 (2.54%) ScanSafe
15 3 (2.54%) Brocade
Nantwich
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Church International
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago