Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Security
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 356 359
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 14 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.069% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.47% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
North West median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +6.15% -36.07%
10th Percentile £42,000 £43,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £51,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -28.57%

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 1,977 1,934 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.44% 14.77% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,640 1,535 1,583
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Manchester +23 14 £48,000 +1.05% 6
Wireless Security
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) Network Security
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
3 12 (85.71%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 9 (64.29%) DMZ
4 9 (64.29%) Splunk
4 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (57.14%) DKIM
5 8 (57.14%) DMARC
5 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (28.57%) CISSP
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) IPv4
7 4 (28.57%) IPv6
7 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) GCIA
8 3 (21.43%) CISM
8 3 (21.43%) CCNP
8 3 (21.43%) CCDP
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) Network Security
3 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
4 9 (64.29%) DMZ
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) DKIM
5 8 (57.14%) DMARC
6 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (28.57%) IPv4
6 4 (28.57%) IPv6
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Security Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Network Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Network Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) Server Hardening
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 2 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Network Design
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCDP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) GCIA
3 2 (14.29%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) SANS
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
4 1 (7.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
1 9 (64.29%) Splunk
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Darktrace
4 1 (7.14%) Aruba
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds