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

Wireless Security
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 882 888
Rank change year-on-year +49 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 41 51 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.053% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 81
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £36,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £39,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.25% -28.18%  

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 14409 16452 19238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.11% 16.95% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11742 13680 15693
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +31 40 £47,500 +11.76% 4
London +32 15 £55,000 -21.42% 1
West Yorkshire +2 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire -19 9 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +9 8 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £25,000 - 1
Watford - 6 £60,000 - 1
Manchester - 5 £47,500 - 1
North West - 5 £47,500 - 1
South East +52 3 £47,500 +26.66%
City of London +28 3 £26,000 -60.00%
Leeds -11 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Stockport - 3 £47,500 - 1
Kent +10 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Cheadle - 2 £44,500 -
Berkshire +21 1 £55,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £47,500 -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Motherwell - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Wireless
2 76 (71.70%) Cisco
3 54 (50.94%) Firewall
4 44 (41.51%) Presales
5 41 (38.68%) WAN
6 39 (36.79%) LAN
7 38 (35.85%) Juniper
8 34 (32.08%) VPN
9 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
11 30 (28.30%) HP
12 29 (27.36%) Aruba
13 26 (24.53%) CCNP
14 24 (22.64%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (22.64%) Marketing
14 24 (22.64%) Blog
15 23 (21.70%) Customer Engagement
16 21 (19.81%) Network Security
16 21 (19.81%) Palo Alto
17 20 (18.87%) Wireshark
17 20 (18.87%) Information Security
17 20 (18.87%) Windows
18 18 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
18 18 (16.98%) Degree
19 16 (15.09%) CCNA
20 15 (14.15%) CREST Certified
20 15 (14.15%) Extreme Networks
21 14 (13.21%) Intrusion Detection
22 13 (12.26%) VMware
23 12 (11.32%) CEH

Wireless Security
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.77%) Office 365
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (100.00%) Wireless
2 54 (50.94%) Firewall
3 41 (38.68%) WAN
4 39 (36.79%) LAN
5 34 (32.08%) VPN
6 21 (19.81%) Network Security
7 20 (18.87%) Wireshark
8 18 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (13.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (8.49%) HTTP
11 8 (7.55%) VoIP
12 7 (6.60%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (6.60%) VLAN
13 6 (5.66%) DMZ
13 6 (5.66%) IPv4
13 6 (5.66%) IPv6
14 5 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (3.77%) BGP
15 4 (3.77%) OSPF
16 3 (2.83%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Burp Suite
2 5 (4.72%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.94%) AppScan
3 1 (0.94%) Paros
3 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (22.64%) Marketing
2 8 (7.55%) Publishing
3 4 (3.77%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.83%) Finance
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Consultant
2 27 (25.47%) Presales Consultant
3 24 (22.64%) Network Consultant
4 23 (21.70%) Security Engineer
5 21 (19.81%) Cisco Consultant
5 21 (19.81%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 21 (19.81%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
5 21 (19.81%) Wireless Network Consultant
6 20 (18.87%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 19 (17.92%) Network Engineer
8 17 (16.04%) Penetration Tester
8 17 (16.04%) Tester
9 15 (14.15%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
11 11 (10.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (10.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 11 (10.38%) Wireless Engineer
12 10 (9.43%) Analyst
12 10 (9.43%) Wireless Network Engineer
13 7 (6.60%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Blog
2 9 (8.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) Unix
3 11 (10.38%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) CentOS
5 2 (1.89%) Kali Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Presales
2 24 (22.64%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (21.70%) Customer Engagement
4 20 (18.87%) Information Security
5 11 (10.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (8.49%) Security Testing
6 9 (8.49%) SIEM
6 9 (8.49%) Social Engineering
7 7 (6.60%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.60%) Threat Intelligence
7 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (5.66%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (5.66%) Identity Management
8 6 (5.66%) Network Design
8 6 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (5.66%) Server Hardening
9 5 (4.72%) Business Development
9 5 (4.72%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (4.72%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.72%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) Perl
1 10 (9.43%) Ruby
2 9 (8.49%) C
2 9 (8.49%) C++
2 9 (8.49%) Java
2 9 (8.49%) PHP
3 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.60%) SQL
5 6 (5.66%) R
6 3 (2.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (24.53%) CCNP
3 18 (16.98%) Degree
4 16 (15.09%) CCNA
5 15 (14.15%) CREST Certified
6 12 (11.32%) CEH
7 10 (9.43%) CISSP
7 10 (9.43%) OSCP
8 9 (8.49%) CISA
9 7 (6.60%) CHECK Team Leader
9 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
9 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.66%) CCIE
11 5 (4.72%) CHECK Team Member
11 5 (4.72%) CISM
11 5 (4.72%) ECSA
12 4 (3.77%) Tigerscheme
13 3 (2.83%) CCDA
13 3 (2.83%) GIAC
13 3 (2.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Nessus
2 3 (2.83%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.83%) Nagios
3 2 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.89%) Nmap
4 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.94%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.94%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 76 (71.70%) Cisco
2 38 (35.85%) Juniper
3 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
4 30 (28.30%) HP
5 29 (27.36%) Aruba
6 21 (19.81%) Palo Alto
7 15 (14.15%) Extreme Networks
8 13 (12.26%) VMware
9 12 (11.32%) CheckPoint
10 11 (10.38%) Riverbed
10 11 (10.38%) Splunk
11 10 (9.43%) Citrix
12 8 (7.55%) Meraki
13 5 (4.72%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.77%) F5
14 4 (3.77%) Qualys
15 3 (2.83%) Aerohive Networks
15 3 (2.83%) Apple
15 3 (2.83%) Brocade
15 3 (2.83%) MobileIron
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