The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless Security over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 865 867 918
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +51
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 45 99 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.090% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.54% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 89 44
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £51,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +36.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £70,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +48.93%

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
16133 18186 20683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.94% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13195 15112 16297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wireless Security
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Wireless Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 45 £55,000 -21.42% 4
London +68 23 £65,000 +30.00%
Leeds -6 13 £55,000 -21.42%
West Yorkshire -6 13 £55,000 -21.42%
Yorkshire -8 13 £55,000 -21.42%
City of London - 5 £65,000 -
South East +38 3 £35,000 -42.85% 2
North West -16 3 £43,500 -37.85% 1
Manchester -16 3 £43,500 -37.85% 1
West Midlands -29 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Birmingham -42 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Surrey - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £42,250 - 1
Camberley - 1 £32,500 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 96 (100.00%) Wireless
2 53 (55.21%) Windows
3 48 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 44 (45.83%) Degree
5 42 (43.75%) Information Security
6 39 (40.63%) Mobile App
6 39 (40.63%) CREST Certified
7 37 (38.54%) Ruby
7 37 (38.54%) CESG
7 37 (38.54%) Python
7 37 (38.54%) Perl
7 37 (38.54%) PHP
7 37 (38.54%) C
7 37 (38.54%) Unix
8 36 (37.50%) C++
8 36 (37.50%) Java
9 34 (35.42%) Publishing
10 33 (34.38%) Cisco
11 32 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (33.33%) VPN
12 31 (32.29%) CCNP
13 25 (26.04%) Firewall
14 23 (23.96%) CCNA
15 21 (21.88%) WAN
15 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
15 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
16 18 (18.75%) CHECK Team Member
17 16 (16.67%) Tigerscheme
17 16 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (14.58%) VMware

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) IaaS
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (100.00%) Wireless
2 32 (33.33%) VPN
3 25 (26.04%) Firewall
4 21 (21.88%) WAN
5 16 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (12.50%) LAN
7 12 (12.50%) VLAN
8 11 (11.46%) VoIP
9 9 (9.38%) Telepresence
10 8 (8.33%) Multicast
10 8 (8.33%) Network Security
11 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
12 5 (5.21%) DNS
12 5 (5.21%) Wireshark
13 4 (4.17%) SSL
13 4 (4.17%) WLAN
14 3 (3.13%) IPsec
14 3 (3.13%) SAN
15 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
General
1 34 (35.42%) Publishing
2 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Finance
4 4 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Penetration Tester
1 33 (34.38%) Tester
2 25 (26.04%) Network Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Tester
5 11 (11.46%) Security Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) NOC Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Consultant
7 9 (9.38%) Security Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Penetration Test Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) Security Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.63%) Mobile App
2 37 (38.54%) CESG
3 10 (10.42%) Cryptography
3 10 (10.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (8.33%) MPEG
4 8 (8.33%) Video on Demand
5 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.08%) PKI
8 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.21%) Windows
2 37 (38.54%) Unix
3 6 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 42 (43.75%) Information Security
3 14 (14.58%) Social Engineering
4 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (13.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 10 (10.42%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (8.33%) ITIL
7 8 (8.33%) Network Design
7 8 (8.33%) Presales
7 8 (8.33%) SIEM
8 7 (7.29%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (7.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.25%) Line Management
9 6 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.25%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.17%) Time Management
10 4 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.54%) C
1 37 (38.54%) Perl
1 37 (38.54%) PHP
1 37 (38.54%) Python
1 37 (38.54%) Ruby
2 36 (37.50%) C++
2 36 (37.50%) Java
3 10 (10.42%) SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (45.83%) Degree
2 39 (40.63%) CREST Certified
3 32 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (32.29%) CCNP
5 23 (23.96%) CCNA
6 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
6 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
7 18 (18.75%) CHECK Team Member
8 16 (16.67%) Tigerscheme
9 7 (7.29%) CCIE
10 6 (6.25%) CEH
11 4 (4.17%) OSCP
12 3 (3.13%) CCVP
12 3 (3.13%) CISSP
12 3 (3.13%) GIAC
13 2 (2.08%) CCDP
13 2 (2.08%) CISA
13 2 (2.08%) GWAPT
13 2 (2.08%) JNCIA
13 2 (2.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) Nmap
3 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Cisco
2 14 (14.58%) Citrix
2 14 (14.58%) VMware
3 12 (12.50%) Juniper
4 8 (8.33%) Meraki
4 8 (8.33%) Riverbed
4 8 (8.33%) Tandberg
5 7 (7.29%) Aruba
5 7 (7.29%) HP
6 6 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.13%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) Avaya
9 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.08%) Splunk
10 1 (1.04%) Brocade
10 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.04%) ProCurve
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