Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Wireless Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless Security over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless Security
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 852 856
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4 -38
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 19 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
England median daily rate £345 £480 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.13% +9.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £186 £304 £310
90th Percentile £388 £588 £534
UK median daily rate £345 £528 £425
% change year-on-year -34.60% +24.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £28.00 -

Wireless Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13006 14904 14659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.83% 15.43% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7975 9077 8592
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £220 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 674 751 956
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.24 £47.50 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%

Wireless Security
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Wireless Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless Security in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless Security in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 8 £375 - 3
North of England +62 5 £200 -35.48% 2
North West +23 4 £200 -35.48% 1
South East 0 3 £300 - 1
East of England -17 2 - -
Midlands +19 1 £313 -34.90%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £313 -
Wireless Security
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (73.68%) LAN
5 13 (68.42%) WAN
6 11 (57.89%) CCNP
6 11 (57.89%) CCNA
7 10 (52.63%) VPN
8 9 (47.37%) Firewall
8 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
9 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
10 7 (36.84%) Juniper
11 6 (31.58%) DHCP
11 6 (31.58%) VLAN
11 6 (31.58%) F5
11 6 (31.58%) Aruba
12 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
12 5 (26.32%) Network Design
12 5 (26.32%) IPsec
12 5 (26.32%) VoIP
12 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 4 (21.05%) SNMP
13 4 (21.05%) MPLS
13 4 (21.05%) VRRP
13 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
13 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
13 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (15.79%) CentOS

Wireless Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 14 (73.68%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) DHCP
6 6 (31.58%) VLAN
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (26.32%) IPsec
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) VoIP
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (21.05%) MPLS
8 4 (21.05%) SNMP
8 4 (21.05%) VRRP
8 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) Junos
9 3 (15.79%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Network Support
4 6 (31.58%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Support
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
2 3 (15.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) CentOS
1 3 (15.79%) Debian
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) Break/Fix
2 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNA
2 11 (57.89%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CWNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCVP
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Juniper
4 6 (31.58%) Aruba
4 6 (31.58%) F5
5 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) McAfee
8 1 (5.26%) Avaya
8 1 (5.26%) Genesys
8 1 (5.26%) Nokia
8 1 (5.26%) Riverbed