Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Wireless Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless Security over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Security
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 919 1005 1083
Rank change year-on-year +86 +78 -8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 48 71 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.051% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 74
England median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.93% +42.11% -9.52%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -28.57% +47.37% -9.52%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 17,188 21,395 25,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.15% 15.23% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13,715 16,821 20,555
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless Security in England.

Salary trend for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless Security in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Wireless Security in England

Wireless Security
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +76 19 £55,000 +15.79% 3
North of England +34 10 £50,000 -28.57% 9
Yorkshire - 9 £50,000 - 5
South East +58 7 £57,500 +64.29% 2
East of England +60 6 £40,000 -15.79%
Midlands +36 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 1
North West +26 1 £35,000 -32.04% 4
Wireless Security
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing Wireless Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 48 (100.00%) Wireless
2 34 (70.83%) Cisco
3 32 (66.67%) Firewall
4 25 (52.08%) VoIP
5 23 (47.92%) Windows
6 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 21 (43.75%) VMware
6 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 15 (31.25%) SCCM
9 14 (29.17%) Migration
9 14 (29.17%) WAN
9 14 (29.17%) CCNP
9 14 (29.17%) CCNA
10 13 (27.08%) LAN
11 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
12 11 (22.92%) EMC
12 11 (22.92%) SAN
12 11 (22.92%) BGP
12 11 (22.92%) NAS
13 10 (20.83%) Network Design
13 10 (20.83%) MPLS
13 10 (20.83%) Dell
13 10 (20.83%) Dell Compellent

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Azure
3 1 (2.08%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) Wireless
2 32 (66.67%) Firewall
3 25 (52.08%) VoIP
4 14 (29.17%) WAN
5 13 (27.08%) LAN
6 12 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 11 (22.92%) BGP
7 11 (22.92%) NAS
7 11 (22.92%) SAN
8 10 (20.83%) MPLS
9 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (18.75%) Network Security
9 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.67%) Unified Communications
10 8 (16.67%) VPN
10 8 (16.67%) Wireshark
11 7 (14.58%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (14.58%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (14.58%) DNS
11 7 (14.58%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Law
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) CCTV
2 2 (4.17%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) Migration
3 10 (20.83%) Network Design
4 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.58%) Task Automation
5 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Change Control
6 5 (10.42%) Presales
7 4 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.25%) Security Patching
9 2 (4.17%) IT Strategy
9 2 (4.17%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) Network Management
9 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.17%) SIEM
10 1 (2.08%) Business Change Management
10 1 (2.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) C
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) CCNA
2 14 (29.17%) CCNP
3 9 (18.75%) CCIE
3 9 (18.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 6 (12.50%) CCDP
5 5 (10.42%) MCSA
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.33%) MCSE
6 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.25%) CCIE Data Center
7 3 (6.25%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) CCDA
8 1 (2.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) Firmware
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.08%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) EMC
4 10 (20.83%) Dell
4 10 (20.83%) Dell Compellent
5 7 (14.58%) Meraki
5 7 (14.58%) Riverbed
6 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.42%) F5
8 3 (6.25%) Juniper
8 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) Aruba
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) Huawei
9 2 (4.17%) Nokia
9 2 (4.17%) Samsung
10 1 (2.08%) Brocade
10 1 (2.08%) Citrix