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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 844 816 867
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +51
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 50 61 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.057% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.33% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 17
Average salary £50,250 £53,750 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.51% -15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £56,250 £63,500
% change year-on-year
-16.44% -11.41%

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
20589 18513 22291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.33% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16291 15059 18257
Average salary £43,044 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 September 2014 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 22 September 2014. 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 +1 49 £50,125 -8.86% 6
London +9 30 £52,500 +10.52% 4
South East -4 18 £46,500 -2.10% 1
City of London +8 10 £50,250 +0.50% 2
Oxfordshire - 9 £46,500 -
Berkshire +2 7 £43,750 - 1
Surrey -6 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Reading -7 2 £55,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £75,000 +57.89%
Hampshire -8 1 £55,000 +120.00%
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Wireless
2 57 (55.88%) Cisco
3 53 (51.96%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (49.02%) CCNP
5 31 (30.39%) Degree
6 26 (25.49%) Security Cleared
7 25 (24.51%) Firewall
7 25 (24.51%) VPN
8 23 (22.55%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (21.57%) Security Testing
9 22 (21.57%) WAN
10 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 20 (19.61%) Telecoms
11 20 (19.61%) Information Security
11 20 (19.61%) SC Cleared
12 18 (17.65%) CCIE
13 16 (15.69%) LAN
14 15 (14.71%) VMware
14 15 (14.71%) Mobile App
14 15 (14.71%) Aerohive Networks
15 14 (13.73%) CISSP
15 14 (13.73%) Juniper
16 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
16 13 (12.75%) VoIP
16 13 (12.75%) VLAN
17 12 (11.76%) OSPF
17 12 (11.76%) BGP
18 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (10.78%) MPLS
18 11 (10.78%) CCNA

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (2.94%) Lync
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.98%) IaaS
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 102 (100.00%) Wireless
2 25 (24.51%) Firewall
2 25 (24.51%) VPN
3 22 (21.57%) WAN
4 21 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 16 (15.69%) LAN
6 13 (12.75%) VoIP
6 13 (12.75%) VLAN
7 12 (11.76%) OSPF
7 12 (11.76%) BGP
8 11 (10.78%) MPLS
8 11 (10.78%) DHCP
9 10 (9.80%) IPsec
10 9 (8.82%) NetScreen
10 9 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (8.82%) Multicast
11 8 (7.84%) Network Security
12 7 (6.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (5.88%) DMVPN
13 6 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.98%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) AppScan
General
1 20 (19.61%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Law
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Back Office
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 2 (1.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Network Engineer
2 29 (28.43%) Consultant
3 10 (9.80%) Penetration Test Consultant
3 10 (9.80%) Testing Consultant
3 10 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (9.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) Tester
4 9 (8.82%) Sales Consultant
4 9 (8.82%) Security Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (7.84%) Voice Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Voice Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Information Security Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Tester
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 6 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) SAML
3 1 (0.98%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.84%) Video on Demand
3 8 (7.84%) MPEG
4 5 (4.90%) PKI
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) CentOS
4 3 (2.94%) Android
5 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.98%) UNIX
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (21.57%) Security Testing
3 20 (19.61%) Information Security
4 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (9.80%) Database Security
5 10 (9.80%) Project Management
6 7 (6.86%) Network Design
6 7 (6.86%) Business Development
6 7 (6.86%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.88%) ITIL
8 5 (4.90%) B2B
8 5 (4.90%) Change Management
9 4 (3.92%) Change Control
9 4 (3.92%) Use Case
9 4 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (1.96%) Product Management
11 2 (1.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.90%) Perl
1 5 (4.90%) PHP
1 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (51.96%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (49.02%) CCNP
3 31 (30.39%) Degree
4 26 (25.49%) Security Cleared
5 20 (19.61%) SC Cleared
6 18 (17.65%) CCIE
7 14 (13.73%) CISSP
8 11 (10.78%) CCNA
8 11 (10.78%) CEH
9 9 (8.82%) CISM
10 8 (7.84%) CCVP
11 6 (5.88%) CCDP
12 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (3.92%) CCSE
13 4 (3.92%) RHCE
14 2 (1.96%) PCI QSA
14 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
14 2 (1.96%) MBA
14 2 (1.96%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.82%) SLA
3 6 (5.88%) QA
4 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Snort
2 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.92%) vSphere
2 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.98%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (7.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.92%) Cacti
3 4 (3.92%) OpenView
3 4 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (3.92%) Nagios
4 2 (1.96%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) Cisco
2 15 (14.71%) VMware
2 15 (14.71%) Aerohive Networks
3 14 (13.73%) Juniper
4 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
5 11 (10.78%) Aruba
6 9 (8.82%) Blue Coat
7 8 (7.84%) Tandberg
7 8 (7.84%) Symantec
7 8 (7.84%) McAfee
8 6 (5.88%) IronPort
8 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.90%) HP
9 5 (4.90%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.90%) F5
10 4 (3.92%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.94%) NetApp
11 3 (2.94%) EMC
11 3 (2.94%) Meraki
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