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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i-2004)
Rank 879 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPA2 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
15411 17645 20432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 16.58% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12487 14583 16456
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 5 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 8 December 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 - 2 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
London - 1 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -

WPA2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) WPA
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) WPA
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Google