Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Security
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1096 1101 1099
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +123
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 76 89 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.050% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.29% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 165
England median annual salary £50,500 £51,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.46% -26.79% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £38,075 £40,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,500 £51,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -1.46% -26.79% +33.33%

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 26575 30584 34121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.70% 17.04% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21642 25226 28378
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +36 23 £55,000 +15.79%
London -17 20 £55,000 -15.38% 2
North of England -23 14 £47,500 -13.64% 2
South West - 13 £22,500 -
North West -16 9 £47,500 +6.15% 1
South East +30 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -1 4 £46,250 -15.91%
Midlands +28 1 £52,500 +16.67%
North East - 1 £68,014 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Wireless Security
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT 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 job ads across the England region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 76 (100.00%) Wireless
2 43 (56.58%) Cisco
3 38 (50.00%) WAN
4 37 (48.68%) LAN
5 28 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (34.21%) Degree
7 25 (32.89%) CCNA
8 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
9 21 (27.63%) Firewall
10 20 (26.32%) Presales
11 17 (22.37%) Network Design
11 17 (22.37%) VPN
12 16 (21.05%) Splunk
13 14 (18.42%) Juniper
13 14 (18.42%) Aruba
14 13 (17.11%) 802.1X
14 13 (17.11%) Unix
14 13 (17.11%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (15.79%) VMware
15 12 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (15.79%) CCNP
15 12 (15.79%) HP
15 12 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
15 12 (15.79%) Marketing
15 12 (15.79%) Blog
16 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (14.47%) 802.11
16 11 (14.47%) CWNA
17 10 (13.16%) RFID
17 10 (13.16%) CCIE

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 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (100.00%) Wireless
2 38 (50.00%) WAN
3 37 (48.68%) LAN
4 21 (27.63%) Firewall
5 17 (22.37%) VPN
6 13 (17.11%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (14.47%) 802.11
9 10 (13.16%) Network Security
9 10 (13.16%) RFID
10 7 (9.21%) VLAN
11 6 (7.89%) DMZ
11 6 (7.89%) IPv4
11 6 (7.89%) IPv6
11 6 (7.89%) Unified Communications
12 4 (5.26%) Broadband
12 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
13 3 (3.95%) Internet
14 2 (2.63%) HTTP
14 2 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.32%) AppScan
2 1 (1.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.32%) Paros
General
1 12 (15.79%) Marketing
2 6 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Consultant
2 19 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
3 15 (19.74%) Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Network Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Cisco Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Network Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Wireless Network Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
6 11 (14.47%) Network Support
7 9 (11.84%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.21%) IT Analyst
8 7 (9.21%) IT Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Security Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Blog
2 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 7 (9.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) CESG
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Unix
2 10 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.16%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Presales
2 17 (22.37%) Network Design
3 12 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.53%) Information Security
6 7 (9.21%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (7.89%) Analytics
7 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
7 6 (7.89%) Server Hardening
7 6 (7.89%) SIEM
8 5 (6.58%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (5.26%) Threat Intelligence
10 3 (3.95%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (3.95%) Security Architecture
10 3 (3.95%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) Python
2 5 (6.58%) C++
3 4 (5.26%) SQL
4 3 (3.95%) C
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (34.21%) Degree
3 25 (32.89%) CCNA
4 12 (15.79%) CCNP
5 11 (14.47%) CWNA
6 10 (13.16%) CCIE
7 7 (9.21%) CCDP
7 7 (9.21%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 7 (9.21%) CCIE Wireless
7 7 (9.21%) CEH
8 6 (7.89%) CCDE
8 6 (7.89%) CCIE Security
9 4 (5.26%) CISSP
10 3 (3.95%) CREST Certified
10 3 (3.95%) ECSA
10 3 (3.95%) MBCS
10 3 (3.95%) OSCP
11 2 (2.63%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (2.63%) MCSE
11 2 (2.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) GDPR
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Nessus
2 1 (1.32%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.32%) Nmap
2 1 (1.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) Cisco
2 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.05%) Splunk
4 14 (18.42%) Aruba
4 14 (18.42%) Juniper
5 12 (15.79%) HP
5 12 (15.79%) VMware
6 9 (11.84%) F5
7 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.89%) Dell
8 6 (7.89%) EMC
8 6 (7.89%) NetApp
9 5 (6.58%) Citrix
10 1 (1.32%) Capita
10 1 (1.32%) Meraki
10 1 (1.32%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.32%) Qualys
10 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL