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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 827 923 908
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -15
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 49 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.058% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 37
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £39,750 £45,150
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +27.27%

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
15506 17745 20329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.21% 16.54% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12559 14671 16364
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 21 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 7 December 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 +86 49 £50,000 -16.66% 6
London +68 17 £80,000 +64.10% 2
South East +56 14 £45,000 -25.00%
Surrey +22 12 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +20 12 £55,000 -21.42% 3
West Yorkshire +35 11 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Leeds +34 8 £55,000 -21.42% 3
North West -16 4 £44,750 -36.07%
Manchester -10 3 £46,000 -34.28%
City of London - 3 £75,000 - 2
Cheadle - 3 £46,000 -
East of England +5 2 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Kent - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Camberley +6 1 £35,000 -9.67%
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 92 (100.00%) Wireless
2 48 (52.17%) Firewall
3 43 (46.74%) Windows
3 43 (46.74%) VPN
4 35 (38.04%) Penetration Testing
4 35 (38.04%) Degree
5 34 (36.96%) Cisco
5 34 (36.96%) CCNP
5 34 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (30.43%) Information Security
7 26 (28.26%) Ruby
7 26 (28.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 26 (28.26%) Python
7 26 (28.26%) Perl
7 26 (28.26%) PHP
8 25 (27.17%) C
8 25 (27.17%) C++
8 25 (27.17%) Java
8 25 (27.17%) Unix
8 25 (27.17%) CCNA
8 25 (27.17%) Mobile App
9 23 (25.00%) CESG
9 23 (25.00%) CREST Certified
10 20 (21.74%) Juniper
10 20 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
11 19 (20.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 19 (20.65%) VLAN
12 18 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (18.48%) CHECK Team Member
13 17 (18.48%) Publishing

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 12 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) IaaS
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (100.00%) Wireless
2 48 (52.17%) Firewall
3 43 (46.74%) VPN
4 26 (28.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (20.65%) VLAN
6 18 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (17.39%) WAN
8 15 (16.30%) Network Security
9 12 (13.04%) LAN
9 12 (13.04%) Wireshark
10 10 (10.87%) VoIP
11 6 (6.52%) Multicast
11 6 (6.52%) Telepresence
12 5 (5.43%) OSPF
13 4 (4.35%) BGP
13 4 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (4.35%) DMZ
13 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
14 3 (3.26%) DHCP
14 3 (3.26%) WLAN
General
1 17 (18.48%) Publishing
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.43%) Law
5 4 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Network Engineer
2 24 (26.09%) Penetration Tester
2 24 (26.09%) Tester
3 21 (22.83%) Security Engineer
4 16 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) IT Security Specialist
7 7 (7.61%) Security Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.43%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) IT Security Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Mobile App
2 23 (25.00%) CESG
3 16 (17.39%) Cryptography
3 16 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.52%) MPEG
6 6 (6.52%) Video on Demand
7 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.35%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.17%) PKI
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 25 (27.17%) Unix
3 6 (6.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) CentOS
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Penetration Testing
2 28 (30.43%) Information Security
3 20 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
4 19 (20.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 16 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (11.96%) SIEM
7 10 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (9.78%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (8.70%) Social Engineering
10 7 (7.61%) Network Design
10 7 (7.61%) Presales
11 6 (6.52%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (4.35%) Process Improvement
13 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (4.35%) Time Management
13 4 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) Perl
1 26 (28.26%) PHP
1 26 (28.26%) Python
1 26 (28.26%) Ruby
2 25 (27.17%) C
2 25 (27.17%) C++
2 25 (27.17%) Java
3 16 (17.39%) SQL
4 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (38.04%) Degree
2 34 (36.96%) CCNP
2 34 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (27.17%) CCNA
4 23 (25.00%) CREST Certified
5 17 (18.48%) CHECK Team Member
6 15 (16.30%) CEH
6 15 (16.30%) Tigerscheme
7 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
7 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
8 10 (10.87%) OSCP
9 7 (7.61%) CISSP
10 6 (6.52%) CCIE
10 6 (6.52%) CISA
11 3 (3.26%) CCDP
11 3 (3.26%) CCVP
11 3 (3.26%) CHECK Team Leader
11 3 (3.26%) GIAC
12 2 (2.17%) CCSA
12 2 (2.17%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.17%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) Nmap
3 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Cisco
2 20 (21.74%) Juniper
3 14 (15.22%) Citrix
3 14 (15.22%) Riverbed
3 14 (15.22%) VMware
4 9 (9.78%) CheckPoint
5 8 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.52%) HP
6 6 (6.52%) Meraki
6 6 (6.52%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.43%) Splunk
8 4 (4.35%) Aruba
8 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.26%) F5
10 2 (2.17%) Avaya
10 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.17%) Huawei
10 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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