Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 221 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +204
Contract jobs citing Wireless Security 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.029% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
North West median daily rate £200 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.48% - -
England median daily rate £345 £480 £438
% change year-on-year -28.13% +9.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 775 1022 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.62% 15.06% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 597 637
North West median daily rate £388 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £163 £213 £206
90th Percentile £543 £575 £538
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 107
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.24 £40.00 £41.80
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%

Wireless Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Wireless Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless Security in the North West

Wireless Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless Security in the North West

Wireless Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless Security in the North West

Wireless Security
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Manchester +22 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £200 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £350 -
Wireless Security
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) 802.11
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) CWNA
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Aruba
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Internet

Wireless Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) 802.11
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CWNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet