The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Security
UK
Rank 802 891 873
Rank change year-on-year +89 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 62 58 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.056% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 64
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,850 £42,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -27.27%  

Wireless Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13525 17875 19834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.99% 17.29% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11020 14776 15811
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireless Security
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Wireless Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless Security in the UK

Wireless Security
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Wireless Security in the UK

Wireless Security
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless Security over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless Security in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless Security within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +97 56 £53,750 +17.93% 1
South East +72 21 £45,000 +20.00%
London +81 13 £60,000 - 1
East of England +36 10 £52,500 -
Surrey +38 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +27 8 £52,500 -
Watford - 7 £52,500 -
Berkshire +43 6 £48,750 -15.21%
East Sussex - 6 £55,000 -
Brighton - 6 £55,000 -
Reading - 5 £62,500 -
Leatherhead +4 4 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +33 3 - -
Yorkshire +17 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £45,000 -
City of London - 3 £69,000 -
Luton - 2 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Derby - 1 £65,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £65,000 -

Wireless Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 116 (100.00%) Wireless
2 78 (67.24%) Cisco
3 56 (48.28%) Firewall
4 50 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (42.24%) Juniper
6 48 (41.38%) VPN
7 46 (39.66%) CCNP
8 41 (35.34%) Presales
9 36 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (27.59%) CCNA
11 29 (25.00%) Wireshark
11 29 (25.00%) Riverbed
12 25 (21.55%) Windows
13 24 (20.69%) LAN
13 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
13 24 (20.69%) WAN
13 24 (20.69%) Degree
14 23 (19.83%) Palo Alto
14 23 (19.83%) HP
15 22 (18.97%) Information Security
16 21 (18.10%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (17.24%) Unix
18 19 (16.38%) Aruba
18 19 (16.38%) CREST Certified
19 18 (15.52%) Mobile App
19 18 (15.52%) Network Security
20 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
20 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
20 17 (14.66%) Marketing
20 17 (14.66%) Blog

Wireless Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.31%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 116 (100.00%) Wireless
2 56 (48.28%) Firewall
3 48 (41.38%) VPN
4 36 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 24 (20.69%) LAN
6 24 (20.69%) WAN
7 18 (15.52%) Network Security
8 13 (11.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (7.76%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (6.03%) VLAN
11 5 (4.31%) OSPF
12 4 (3.45%) BGP
12 4 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (3.45%) DHCP
12 4 (3.45%) EIGRP
13 3 (2.59%) DMZ
13 3 (2.59%) HTTP
13 3 (2.59%) VoIP
14 2 (1.72%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Burp Suite
2 4 (3.45%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (14.66%) Marketing
2 9 (7.76%) Publishing
3 3 (2.59%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) French Language
4 1 (0.86%) Law
4 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (26.72%) Network Engineer
2 30 (25.86%) Security Engineer
3 26 (22.41%) Consultant
4 25 (21.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 24 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 23 (19.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 23 (19.83%) Presales Consultant
7 22 (18.97%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 22 (18.97%) Penetration Tester
7 22 (18.97%) Tester
8 17 (14.66%) Juniper Engineer
9 16 (13.79%) Cisco Consultant
9 16 (13.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 16 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
9 16 (13.79%) Network Consultant
9 16 (13.79%) Wireless Network Consultant
10 15 (12.93%) Cisco Presales Consultant
11 7 (6.03%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Professional Services Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Professional Services Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Mobile App
2 17 (14.66%) Blog
3 10 (8.62%) CESG
4 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.45%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.59%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 20 (17.24%) Unix
3 5 (4.31%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) Presales
2 22 (18.97%) Information Security
3 21 (18.10%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (14.66%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (11.21%) Social Engineering
6 8 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (6.90%) Security Testing
6 8 (6.90%) SIEM
6 8 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (6.03%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (6.03%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.17%) Cryptography
8 6 (5.17%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (5.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 5 (4.31%) Business Development
9 5 (4.31%) Project Management
10 4 (3.45%) Threat Management
10 4 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (2.59%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.66%) Perl
1 17 (14.66%) Ruby
2 16 (13.79%) C
2 16 (13.79%) C++
2 16 (13.79%) Java
2 16 (13.79%) PHP
3 14 (12.07%) Python
4 9 (7.76%) SQL
5 6 (5.17%) R
6 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (39.66%) CCNP
3 32 (27.59%) CCNA
4 24 (20.69%) Degree
5 19 (16.38%) CREST Certified
6 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
6 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
7 14 (12.07%) CEH
7 14 (12.07%) OSCP
8 13 (11.21%) CISSP
9 11 (9.48%) CISA
10 7 (6.03%) Tigerscheme
11 5 (4.31%) CCIE
11 5 (4.31%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (4.31%) CISM
12 4 (3.45%) CHECK Team Leader
12 4 (3.45%) SANS
13 3 (2.59%) GIAC
13 3 (2.59%) MCSA
13 3 (2.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Nessus
2 2 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.72%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.72%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.86%) Nmap
3 1 (0.86%) QRadar
3 1 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 78 (67.24%) Cisco
2 49 (42.24%) Juniper
3 29 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 23 (19.83%) HP
5 23 (19.83%) Palo Alto
6 19 (16.38%) Aruba
7 14 (12.07%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (7.76%) Citrix
9 8 (6.90%) Meraki
9 8 (6.90%) VMware
10 7 (6.03%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.31%) Splunk
12 4 (3.45%) F5
13 3 (2.59%) Apple
13 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.72%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.72%) Huawei
14 2 (1.72%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.72%) WatchGuard
London
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