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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Security
UK
Rank 795 903 901
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 68 50 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.050% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 54
Median salary £52,500 £46,150 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -13.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 28 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +108 61 £52,500 +13.75% 8
South East +65 26 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Surrey +59 16 £42,500 +13.33%
London +62 13 £52,500 -12.50% 3
East of England +17 8 £52,500 - 2
Leatherhead - 8 £38,750 -
Hertfordshire +16 7 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire +27 5 £48,750 -2.50% 1
East Sussex - 5 £55,000 - 1
Brighton - 5 £55,000 -
Watford - 5 £52,500 -
Reading - 4 £62,500 - 1
Yorkshire +29 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £45,000 -
City of London - 3 £69,000 -
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands +30 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Camberley +14 1 £35,000 -
North West -5 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Manchester -28 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Stockport - 1 £60,000 -
Luton - 1 £60,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Wireless
2 70 (59.83%) Cisco
3 60 (51.28%) Firewall
4 54 (46.15%) VPN
5 47 (40.17%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (37.61%) CCNP
7 43 (36.75%) Juniper
8 34 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
9 33 (28.21%) Presales
9 33 (28.21%) Windows
10 31 (26.50%) Degree
11 30 (25.64%) CCNA
12 29 (24.79%) Penetration Testing
13 25 (21.37%) Riverbed
14 23 (19.66%) Wireshark
14 23 (19.66%) Palo Alto
15 22 (18.80%) Mobile App
15 22 (18.80%) Intrusion Detection
15 22 (18.80%) Information Security
15 22 (18.80%) WAN
16 21 (17.95%) Unix
17 20 (17.09%) Ruby
17 20 (17.09%) Python
17 20 (17.09%) LAN
17 20 (17.09%) Perl
17 20 (17.09%) CREST Certified
17 20 (17.09%) Network Security
18 19 (16.24%) PHP
18 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
19 18 (15.38%) C

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 11 (9.40%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (100.00%) Wireless
2 60 (51.28%) Firewall
3 54 (46.15%) VPN
4 34 (29.06%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (19.66%) Wireshark
6 22 (18.80%) Intrusion Detection
6 22 (18.80%) WAN
7 20 (17.09%) LAN
7 20 (17.09%) Network Security
8 14 (11.97%) VLAN
9 8 (6.84%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (4.27%) DMZ
10 5 (4.27%) VoIP
11 4 (3.42%) IPv4
11 4 (3.42%) IPv6
11 4 (3.42%) OSPF
12 3 (2.56%) BGP
12 3 (2.56%) DHCP
12 3 (2.56%) DNS
12 3 (2.56%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Burp Suite
1 3 (2.56%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (10.26%) Marketing
2 11 (9.40%) Publishing
3 6 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (1.71%) Law
4 2 (1.71%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (25.64%) Network Engineer
2 29 (24.79%) Security Engineer
3 22 (18.80%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (18.80%) Network Security Engineer
3 22 (18.80%) Penetration Tester
3 22 (18.80%) Tester
4 21 (17.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (17.95%) Consultant
5 19 (16.24%) Presales Consultant
6 18 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 14 (11.97%) Juniper Engineer
8 12 (10.26%) Cisco Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Cisco Presales Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Network Consultant
8 12 (10.26%) Wireless Network Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) IT Security Specialist
9 7 (5.98%) NOC Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.82%) CESG
3 13 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (10.26%) Blog
5 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.71%) MPEG
9 2 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.85%) PKI
10 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.21%) Windows
2 21 (17.95%) Unix
3 5 (4.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) Presales
2 29 (24.79%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (18.80%) Information Security
4 14 (11.97%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 13 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 12 (10.26%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (9.40%) Social Engineering
8 9 (7.69%) SIEM
8 9 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (5.13%) Security Testing
10 5 (4.27%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (3.42%) Identity Management
11 4 (3.42%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.42%) Project Management
11 4 (3.42%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) Perl
1 20 (17.09%) Python
1 20 (17.09%) Ruby
2 19 (16.24%) PHP
3 18 (15.38%) C
3 18 (15.38%) C++
3 18 (15.38%) Java
4 15 (12.82%) SQL
5 5 (4.27%) R
6 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (40.17%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (37.61%) CCNP
3 31 (26.50%) Degree
4 30 (25.64%) CCNA
5 20 (17.09%) CREST Certified
6 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
6 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
7 12 (10.26%) CEH
8 11 (9.40%) OSCP
8 11 (9.40%) Tigerscheme
9 10 (8.55%) CISSP
10 8 (6.84%) CHECK Team Member
10 8 (6.84%) CISA
11 5 (4.27%) CCIE
12 4 (3.42%) CISM
13 3 (2.56%) CCDA
13 3 (2.56%) MCSA
13 3 (2.56%) MCSE
13 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (2.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (1.71%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
1 2 (1.71%) Nessus
1 2 (1.71%) Nmap
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) QRadar
2 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (59.83%) Cisco
2 43 (36.75%) Juniper
3 25 (21.37%) Riverbed
4 23 (19.66%) Palo Alto
5 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.38%) HP
7 16 (13.68%) Citrix
8 15 (12.82%) VMware
9 13 (11.11%) Aruba
10 12 (10.26%) Extreme Networks
11 9 (7.69%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.98%) Meraki
12 7 (5.98%) Splunk
13 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
14 3 (2.56%) Apple
14 3 (2.56%) F5
15 2 (1.71%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.71%) Huawei
15 2 (1.71%) SonicWALL
15 2 (1.71%) WatchGuard
Yorkshire
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Salary: £25k-£35k per annum + >20% Pension >26 Days (+-5) Holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Commision
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago