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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Security
Rank 800 891 812
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -79
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 115 41 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.035% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 109 36 69
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,600 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%

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
18442 20682 19913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 17.66% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 16529 16012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 26 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 July 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 +104 108 £65,000 +18.18% 8
Leeds - 31 £72,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 31 £72,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 31 £72,500 - 2
London +32 24 £50,000 - 1
South East +17 24 £57,500 +4.54% 1
West Midlands +23 21 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Birmingham +10 14 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Surrey +21 10 £55,000 -15.38%
Guildford - 10 £55,000 -
East of England +13 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Berkshire +16 7 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Coventry - 7 £50,000 -
Peterborough - 7 £40,000 - 1
North West - 7 £70,000 - 1
Manchester - 6 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £62,500 +13.63% 1
High Wycombe - 5 £62,500 - 1
Reading 0 3 £65,000 -
City of London +28 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £52,500 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Wireless
2 128 (61.24%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (60.29%) Cisco
4 112 (53.59%) WAN
5 106 (50.72%) LAN
6 93 (44.50%) CheckPoint
7 78 (37.32%) Firewall
8 71 (33.97%) CCNP
9 69 (33.01%) Network Design
10 56 (26.79%) HP
11 55 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
12 54 (25.84%) Huawei
12 54 (25.84%) HP ASE
13 49 (23.44%) Degree
14 45 (21.53%) Load Balancing
14 45 (21.53%) F5
15 44 (21.05%) CISSP
16 42 (20.10%) SC Cleared
16 42 (20.10%) Security Cleared
17 40 (19.14%) Juniper
18 39 (18.66%) CCIE
18 39 (18.66%) 802.1X
19 37 (17.70%) VPN
19 37 (17.70%) Network Security
20 32 (15.31%) Security Testing
21 31 (14.83%) Mobile App
22 28 (13.40%) CEH
23 27 (12.92%) Ethical Hacking
23 27 (12.92%) UNIX
24 25 (11.96%) Information Security

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 209 (100.00%) Wireless
2 112 (53.59%) WAN
3 106 (50.72%) LAN
4 78 (37.32%) Firewall
5 37 (17.70%) Network Security
5 37 (17.70%) VPN
6 24 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (9.57%) TCP/IP
8 19 (9.09%) 802.11
8 19 (9.09%) RFID
8 19 (9.09%) IP Telephony
9 17 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (8.13%) Internet
10 16 (7.66%) DMZ
11 15 (7.18%) DNS
11 15 (7.18%) DHCP
12 12 (5.74%) VoIP
12 12 (5.74%) Multicast
13 8 (3.83%) Telepresence
13 8 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
General
1 22 (10.53%) Finance
2 16 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.39%) Law
3 5 (2.39%) Banking
4 4 (1.91%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (32.06%) Architect
2 65 (31.10%) Network Architect
3 48 (22.97%) Network Engineer
3 48 (22.97%) Cisco Architect
3 48 (22.97%) Network Design Architect
4 39 (18.66%) Consultant
5 36 (17.22%) Security Engineer
6 24 (11.48%) Security Architect
6 24 (11.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 23 (11.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 22 (10.53%) Network Security Architect
9 19 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
9 19 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 17 (8.13%) Wireless Engineer
10 17 (8.13%) Penetration Test Consultant
10 17 (8.13%) Senior Architect
10 17 (8.13%) Senior Security Engineer
10 17 (8.13%) Senior Security Architect
10 17 (8.13%) Senior Network Architect
10 17 (8.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.66%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.83%) Mobile App
2 25 (11.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 21 (10.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.83%) MPEG
5 8 (3.83%) Video on Demand
6 7 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.39%) PKI
8 4 (1.91%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.44%) Physics
9 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.44%) FMCG
10 1 (0.48%) BYOD
10 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.48%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.92%) UNIX
2 16 (7.66%) Apple iOS
3 15 (7.18%) Windows
4 2 (0.96%) Linux
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.01%) Network Design
2 55 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
3 45 (21.53%) Load Balancing
4 32 (15.31%) Security Testing
5 27 (12.92%) Ethical Hacking
6 25 (11.96%) Information Security
7 22 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (9.57%) Security Hardening
8 20 (9.57%) Database Security
9 17 (8.13%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (8.13%) Change Management
10 14 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.70%) SIEM
11 11 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (3.83%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.35%) Incident Management
13 7 (3.35%) Computer Security
14 6 (2.87%) Risk Management
15 5 (2.39%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.48%) C
2 1 (0.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (61.24%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (33.97%) CCNP
3 54 (25.84%) HP ASE
4 49 (23.44%) Degree
5 44 (21.05%) CISSP
6 42 (20.10%) SC Cleared
6 42 (20.10%) Security Cleared
7 39 (18.66%) CCIE
8 28 (13.40%) CEH
9 22 (10.53%) CISM
10 19 (9.09%) CWNA
11 17 (8.13%) CCSA
12 16 (7.66%) GIAC
13 14 (6.70%) CCNA
14 12 (5.74%) CISA
15 8 (3.83%) GPEN
16 5 (2.39%) GCED
16 5 (2.39%) GCIA
16 5 (2.39%) GSEC
16 5 (2.39%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.39%) Snort
2 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.48%) XenApp
3 1 (0.48%) XenServer
3 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (8.13%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.35%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.48%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 126 (60.29%) Cisco
2 93 (44.50%) CheckPoint
3 56 (26.79%) HP
4 54 (25.84%) Huawei
5 45 (21.53%) F5
6 40 (19.14%) Juniper
7 25 (11.96%) Fortinet
8 12 (5.74%) McAfee
9 10 (4.78%) Aruba
10 8 (3.83%) Tandberg
11 6 (2.87%) VMware
12 5 (2.39%) Symantec
12 5 (2.39%) IronPort
13 4 (1.91%) Microsoft
13 4 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.44%) Citrix
14 3 (1.44%) Websense
14 3 (1.44%) Brocade
15 2 (0.96%) Mitel
15 2 (0.96%) Splunk
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