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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 889 874 899
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 46 63 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.059% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 33
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 36 £50,895 +0.78% 13
South East +16 16 £57,500 +4.54% 1
London -20 7 £60,000 +23.71% 5
Berkshire -17 6 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Surrey - 6 £37,500 -
South West -10 4 £50,220 +11.60% 2
East of England - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 £50,220 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 - 4
Swindon - 4 £50,220 - 2
Camberley - 3 £35,000 -
Essex - 3 - -
High Wycombe +3 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £70,000 -
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands -17 1 £37,500 -38.77%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Witham - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Wireless
2 66 (60.00%) Cisco
3 61 (55.45%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (50.00%) Firewall
5 53 (48.18%) LAN
6 52 (47.27%) WAN
7 35 (31.82%) Information Security
7 35 (31.82%) Degree
8 34 (30.91%) Network Security
8 34 (30.91%) Presales
9 31 (28.18%) Load Balancing
9 31 (28.18%) VPN
10 30 (27.27%) CCNP
11 28 (25.45%) Windows
12 27 (24.55%) CheckPoint
12 27 (24.55%) SC Cleared
12 27 (24.55%) Security Cleared
13 25 (22.73%) Network Design
13 25 (22.73%) Unix
14 24 (21.82%) CISSP
14 24 (21.82%) F5
15 22 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
16 21 (19.09%) HP
17 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
18 19 (17.27%) HP ASE
18 19 (17.27%) HPE ATP
19 17 (15.45%) Management Information System
19 17 (15.45%) Python
20 16 (14.55%) CCNA
20 16 (14.55%) Juniper

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (3.64%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 110 (100.00%) Wireless
2 55 (50.00%) Firewall
3 53 (48.18%) LAN
4 52 (47.27%) WAN
5 34 (30.91%) Network Security
6 31 (28.18%) VPN
7 20 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 14 (12.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (11.82%) DNS
9 13 (11.82%) VoIP
10 11 (10.00%) DMZ
11 10 (9.09%) Internet
12 8 (7.27%) DHCP
12 8 (7.27%) SSL
13 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (5.45%) Multicast
14 6 (5.45%) Telepresence
15 5 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (4.55%) SAN
16 4 (3.64%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) AppScan
1 1 (0.91%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.91%) Paros
General
1 15 (13.64%) Publishing
2 11 (10.00%) Finance
3 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Back Office
4 4 (3.64%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) Architect
1 22 (20.00%) Consultant
2 19 (17.27%) Network Architect
3 18 (16.36%) Cisco Architect
4 16 (14.55%) Cisco Network Architect
4 16 (14.55%) Network Design Architect
4 16 (14.55%) Penetration Tester
4 16 (14.55%) Tester
5 15 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 12 (10.91%) Security Consultant
6 12 (10.91%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (10.00%) Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) Network Consultant
7 11 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
7 11 (10.00%) Security Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Security Analyst
9 9 (8.18%) Senior Security Consultant
10 8 (7.27%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 8 (7.27%) Senior Tester
11 7 (6.36%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (0.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 13 (11.82%) Data Centre
4 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.00%) CESG
6 10 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (4.55%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.82%) MPEG
9 2 (1.82%) Statistics
9 2 (1.82%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Windows
2 25 (22.73%) Unix
3 7 (6.36%) Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.64%) AIX
5 4 (3.64%) Solaris
6 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.91%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.82%) Information Security
2 34 (30.91%) Presales
3 31 (28.18%) Load Balancing
4 25 (22.73%) Network Design
5 22 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (10.00%) Social Engineering
8 10 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (8.18%) Database Security
9 9 (8.18%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (8.18%) SIEM
9 9 (8.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (6.36%) Security Operations
11 6 (5.45%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.45%) Threat Management
12 5 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
12 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.55%) Security Testing
12 5 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) Python
2 15 (13.64%) Perl
2 15 (13.64%) Ruby
3 14 (12.73%) C
3 14 (12.73%) C++
3 14 (12.73%) Java
4 9 (8.18%) PHP
5 5 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (55.45%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (31.82%) Degree
3 30 (27.27%) CCNP
4 27 (24.55%) SC Cleared
4 27 (24.55%) Security Cleared
5 24 (21.82%) CISSP
6 19 (17.27%) HP ASE
6 19 (17.27%) HPE ATP
7 16 (14.55%) CCNA
8 15 (13.64%) CEH
8 15 (13.64%) CREST Certified
9 11 (10.00%) GIAC
10 8 (7.27%) CISM
11 7 (6.36%) CCIE
12 5 (4.55%) CISA
12 5 (4.55%) SANS
13 4 (3.64%) CCDP
13 4 (3.64%) CHECK Team Leader
13 4 (3.64%) CHECK Team Member
13 4 (3.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) QRadar
2 5 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.64%) Cacti
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.91%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.91%) Nessus
4 1 (0.91%) Nmap
4 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.91%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 66 (60.00%) Cisco
2 27 (24.55%) CheckPoint
3 24 (21.82%) F5
4 21 (19.09%) HP
5 16 (14.55%) Huawei
5 16 (14.55%) Juniper
6 13 (11.82%) Palo Alto
7 10 (9.09%) Intel Security
8 8 (7.27%) Fortinet
9 7 (6.36%) Aruba
9 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
10 6 (5.45%) VMware
11 5 (4.55%) Splunk
12 4 (3.64%) IBM
12 4 (3.64%) ICL
12 4 (3.64%) Peplink
12 4 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (3.64%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.64%) Sophos
12 4 (3.64%) Sourcefire
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