Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Security
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 357 336
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.079% 0.058% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.38% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 11
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -34.29% -
England median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.32% -18.00% +19.05%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,770 1,845 1,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.97% 15.18% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,399 1,480 1,416
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,475 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £60,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Wireless Security in the North West

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless Security in the North West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless Security in the North West

Wireless Security
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Lancashire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Manchester +2 2 £58,750 +22.40% 1
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
Wireless Security
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) Six Sigma
4 7 (70.00%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (70.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (10.00%) CEH
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) DMZ
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) CCDP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (10.00%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (70.00%) Security Patching
2 7 (70.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MBCS
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) RHCSA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk