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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Security
Rank 841 803 883
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +80
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 55 64 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.060% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.35% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 11
Average salary £52,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -13.38%

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
20523 18220 22017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.19% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16238 14782 17973
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 18 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 2 October 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 -14 52 £52,000 -0.95% 2
London -2 34 £52,500 +10.52% 1
South East +1 18 £46,500 -2.10% 1
City of London +16 11 £53,875 +7.75%
Oxfordshire - 9 £46,500 -
Berkshire +1 6 £43,750 - 1
Surrey -18 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Hampshire -6 2 £57,500 +130.00%
Leatherhead - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London -5 1 £75,000 +57.89%
Reading -5 1 £55,000 -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 99 (100.00%) Wireless
2 58 (58.59%) Cisco
3 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (51.52%) CCNP
5 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
6 30 (30.30%) Firewall
7 28 (28.28%) VPN
7 28 (28.28%) Degree
8 27 (27.27%) WAN
9 24 (24.24%) SC Cleared
10 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
11 20 (20.20%) Information Security
12 19 (19.19%) Telecoms
12 19 (19.19%) Penetration Testing
13 18 (18.18%) Security Testing
13 18 (18.18%) CCIE
13 18 (18.18%) Juniper
14 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
14 17 (17.17%) LAN
15 15 (15.15%) CISSP
15 15 (15.15%) OSPF
15 15 (15.15%) BGP
15 15 (15.15%) VMware
15 15 (15.15%) Aerohive Networks
16 14 (14.14%) Mobile App
16 14 (14.14%) VLAN
16 14 (14.14%) MPLS
17 13 (13.13%) IPsec
18 12 (12.12%) Finance
18 12 (12.12%) VoIP

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.02%) Lync
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (100.00%) Wireless
2 30 (30.30%) Firewall
3 28 (28.28%) VPN
4 27 (27.27%) WAN
5 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 17 (17.17%) LAN
7 15 (15.15%) OSPF
7 15 (15.15%) BGP
8 14 (14.14%) MPLS
8 14 (14.14%) VLAN
9 13 (13.13%) IPsec
10 12 (12.12%) VoIP
11 11 (11.11%) DHCP
11 11 (11.11%) Network Security
12 9 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (9.09%) Multicast
12 9 (9.09%) NetScreen
13 8 (8.08%) IP Telephony
13 8 (8.08%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (8.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) AppScan
General
1 19 (19.19%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.12%) Finance
3 11 (11.11%) Law
4 7 (7.07%) Retail
5 5 (5.05%) Back Office
6 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Banking
7 2 (2.02%) French Language
8 1 (1.01%) Electronics
8 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 28 (28.28%) Consultant
3 13 (13.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Security Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Testing Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Voice Network Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Tester
7 7 (7.07%) Penetration Tester
8 6 (6.06%) Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Network Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.01%) SAML
3 1 (1.01%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) MPEG
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.08%) Video on Demand
4 6 (6.06%) PKI
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) CentOS
4 3 (3.03%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Information Security
2 19 (19.19%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 11 (11.11%) Database Security
4 11 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (10.10%) Project Management
6 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.08%) Network Design
7 8 (8.08%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
8 7 (7.07%) Change Management
9 6 (6.06%) ITIL
9 6 (6.06%) Business Development
10 5 (5.05%) Use Case
10 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.05%) Change Control
11 2 (2.02%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.02%) B2B
11 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.05%) Perl
2 5 (5.05%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) SQL
3 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (51.52%) CCNP
3 31 (31.31%) Security Cleared
4 28 (28.28%) Degree
5 24 (24.24%) SC Cleared
6 18 (18.18%) CCIE
7 15 (15.15%) CISSP
8 11 (11.11%) CCNA
8 11 (11.11%) CISM
8 11 (11.11%) CEH
9 8 (8.08%) CCVP
9 8 (8.08%) CCSE
10 6 (6.06%) CCDP
11 5 (5.05%) RHCE
11 5 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
12 2 (2.02%) PCI QSA
13 1 (1.01%) MBA
13 1 (1.01%) GIAC
13 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.08%) SLA
3 6 (6.06%) QA
4 4 (4.04%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.01%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Snort
2 5 (5.05%) vSphere
2 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.01%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (8.08%) OpenView
2 8 (8.08%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (5.05%) Nagios
3 5 (5.05%) Cacti
4 1 (1.01%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 58 (58.59%) Cisco
2 18 (18.18%) Juniper
3 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
4 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 15 (15.15%) Aerohive Networks
5 11 (11.11%) Aruba
6 9 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 9 (9.09%) Symantec
6 9 (9.09%) McAfee
6 9 (9.09%) HP
7 8 (8.08%) Tandberg
8 7 (7.07%) IronPort
9 6 (6.06%) Fujitsu
9 6 (6.06%) Riverbed
9 6 (6.06%) F5
10 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
12 3 (3.03%) EMC
12 3 (3.03%) Meraki
13 2 (2.02%) NetApp
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