The table below looks at the statistics for WPA2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPA2 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i-2004)
Rank 920 965 1001
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +36
Permanent jobs citing WPA2 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £70,000 £51,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.58% +5.12%
UK excluding London median salary - £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%

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
16801 19285 20844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 17.84% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13931 15489 16664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WPA2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WPA2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WPA2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WPA2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPA2 within the UK.

WPA2 Salary Trend in the UK

WPA2
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPA2 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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 +47 1 £70,000 +36.58%
London - 1 £70,000 -

WPA2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WPA2 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 WPA2.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) POP3
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP

WPA2
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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP
1 3 (100.00%) IMAP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 3 (100.00%) POP3
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) YAML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
1 3 (100.00%) New Relic
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WorldPay