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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Security
Rank 888 850 940
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +90
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 45 109 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.099% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 103 36
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £66,800
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-32.69% +18.18%

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
16625 18769 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 16.99% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15403 16360
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Wireless Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 24 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 23 July 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 -12 43 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Leeds +23 18 £43,750 -41.66% 2
Yorkshire +14 18 £43,750 -41.66% 2
West Yorkshire +12 18 £43,750 -41.66% 2
South East +8 11 £37,500 -31.81%
London +31 8 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Surrey +18 6 £36,500 -33.63%
West Midlands -19 4 £45,000 -35.71%
City of London +75 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Buckinghamshire +25 3 £50,000 -20.00%
High Wycombe +4 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -17 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Reading +19 1 - -
East of England +14 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Berkshire +2 1 - -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £37,500 -
Camberley - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Wireless
2 56 (50.45%) Degree
3 51 (45.95%) Windows
4 50 (45.05%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (41.44%) Cisco
6 44 (39.64%) Unix
7 43 (38.74%) Information Security
8 42 (37.84%) CREST Certified
9 41 (36.94%) Mobile App
9 41 (36.94%) Python
10 40 (36.04%) Penetration Testing
11 39 (35.14%) Ruby
11 39 (35.14%) C
11 39 (35.14%) Perl
12 38 (34.23%) C++
12 38 (34.23%) Java
13 37 (33.33%) CCNP
13 37 (33.33%) CESG
13 37 (33.33%) Publishing
14 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
14 36 (32.43%) Security Cleared
15 34 (30.63%) PHP
16 31 (27.93%) VPN
17 28 (25.23%) WAN
17 28 (25.23%) CCNA
18 22 (19.82%) LAN
18 22 (19.82%) Social Engineering
19 21 (18.92%) Network Design
19 21 (18.92%) Juniper
20 20 (18.02%) VoIP

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:

Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 111 (100.00%) Wireless
2 31 (27.93%) VPN
3 28 (25.23%) WAN
4 22 (19.82%) LAN
5 20 (18.02%) VoIP
6 18 (16.22%) DNS
7 16 (14.41%) Telepresence
8 15 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (13.51%) SSL
9 14 (12.61%) Firewall
10 10 (9.01%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (9.01%) Network Security
10 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
11 6 (5.41%) Wireshark
12 5 (4.50%) IPsec
12 5 (4.50%) Multicast
12 5 (4.50%) WLAN
13 4 (3.60%) 802.11
13 4 (3.60%) Internet
13 4 (3.60%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) AppScan
1 2 (1.80%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.80%) Paros
General
1 37 (33.33%) Publishing
2 14 (12.61%) Finance
3 12 (10.81%) Multimedia
4 10 (9.01%) Retail
5 8 (7.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Penetration Tester
1 36 (32.43%) Tester
2 31 (27.93%) Network Engineer
3 19 (17.12%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 19 (17.12%) Senior Tester
4 17 (15.32%) NOC Engineer
5 16 (14.41%) Consultant
6 15 (13.51%) Security Consultant
7 12 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (10.81%) Network Operations Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Security Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) Penetration Test Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) Security Penetration Tester
11 7 (6.31%) Security Tester
12 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 6 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) 802.1X
1 4 (3.60%) Middleware
1 4 (3.60%) Spring
2 2 (1.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.94%) Mobile App
2 37 (33.33%) CESG
3 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.60%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.60%) MPEG
5 4 (3.60%) PKI
5 4 (3.60%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.70%) Wiki
7 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.90%) FMCG
8 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.90%) Physics
8 1 (0.90%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.95%) Windows
2 44 (39.64%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Kali Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) Information Security
2 40 (36.04%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (19.82%) Social Engineering
4 21 (18.92%) Network Design
5 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (12.61%) Validation
7 12 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 12 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (9.01%) Security Testing
8 10 (9.01%) TOGAF
9 9 (8.11%) Presales
10 8 (7.21%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.21%) Line Management
10 8 (7.21%) Problem Management
10 8 (7.21%) Trend Analysis
11 7 (6.31%) ITIL
11 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (5.41%) Security Management
12 6 (5.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.94%) Python
2 39 (35.14%) C
2 39 (35.14%) Perl
2 39 (35.14%) Ruby
3 38 (34.23%) C++
3 38 (34.23%) Java
4 34 (30.63%) PHP
5 4 (3.60%) C#
6 2 (1.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (50.45%) Degree
2 50 (45.05%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (37.84%) CREST Certified
4 37 (33.33%) CCNP
5 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
5 36 (32.43%) Security Cleared
6 28 (25.23%) CCNA
7 11 (9.91%) CCDP
8 9 (8.11%) CEH
9 8 (7.21%) CHECK Team Member
9 8 (7.21%) CISSP
9 8 (7.21%) OSCP
10 7 (6.31%) CCIE
10 7 (6.31%) JNCIA
11 6 (5.41%) CCDA
11 6 (5.41%) CISA
11 6 (5.41%) Tigerscheme
12 5 (4.50%) JNCIS
13 4 (3.60%) GWAPT
13 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.80%) KVM
4 2 (1.80%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.80%) XenServer
5 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.80%) Nessus
1 2 (1.80%) Nmap
1 2 (1.80%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (41.44%) Cisco
2 21 (18.92%) Juniper
3 10 (9.01%) Riverbed
4 9 (8.11%) Aruba
4 9 (8.11%) F5
4 9 (8.11%) Intel
4 9 (8.11%) Intel Security
5 8 (7.21%) Citrix
5 8 (7.21%) HP
5 8 (7.21%) Meraki
5 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.21%) VMware
6 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.60%) SAP
7 4 (3.60%) Tandberg
8 3 (2.70%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (1.80%) 3Com
9 2 (1.80%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (1.80%) Splunk
10 1 (0.90%) Palo Alto
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