Period
to 19 July 2019

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 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Security
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 955 1084 1103
Rank change year-on-year +129 +19 +76
Permanent jobs citing Wireless Security 127 125 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.072% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.47% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 73
UK median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £42,875 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +41.30% -3.16% +18.75%

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22,866 26,396 28,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 15.16% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,223 20,883 22,905
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,775 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Wireless Security
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Wireless Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless Security in the UK

Wireless Security
Top 14 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 6 months to 19 July 2019. 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
England +91 114 £65,000 +30.00% 13
UK excluding London +94 97 £65,000 +41.30% 14
South East +42 44 £52,500 +16.67% 3
London +55 28 £65,000 -14.75% 1
North of England +16 25 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Scotland +17 11 £70,000 - 2
North West +23 10 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Midlands +30 8 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +4 8 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England - 8 £65,000 - 1
North East - 7 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £47,500 -
East Midlands +19 1 £70,000 +47.37%
South West -2 1 £50,000 -28.57%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 with a requirement for Wireless Security.

1 127 (100.00%) Wireless
2 121 (95.28%) Cisco
3 111 (87.40%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (64.57%) CCNP
5 80 (62.99%) Data Centre
6 74 (58.27%) Presales
7 55 (43.31%) CCNA
7 55 (43.31%) CCIE
8 53 (41.73%) Cisco ASA
9 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (37.80%) VMware
11 42 (33.07%) DNA
12 41 (32.28%) Network Security
13 39 (30.71%) Cisco Wireless
14 38 (29.92%) Degree
15 37 (29.13%) LAN
15 37 (29.13%) WAN
15 37 (29.13%) Firewall
16 34 (26.77%) Palo Alto
17 30 (23.62%) Dell
17 30 (23.62%) EMC
18 29 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (22.83%) Huawei
18 29 (22.83%) Service Design
19 27 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
20 25 (19.69%) Unified Communications
21 23 (18.11%) VoIP
22 22 (17.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
22 22 (17.32%) CCIE Service Provider
23 21 (16.54%) Demand Generation

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 9 (7.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 127 (100.00%) Wireless
2 53 (41.73%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (32.28%) Network Security
4 39 (30.71%) Cisco Wireless
5 37 (29.13%) Firewall
5 37 (29.13%) LAN
5 37 (29.13%) WAN
6 27 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (19.69%) Unified Communications
8 23 (18.11%) VoIP
9 21 (16.54%) Cisco Firepower
9 21 (16.54%) Cisco ISE
10 17 (13.39%) BGP
11 16 (12.60%) EIGRP
11 16 (12.60%) OSPF
12 15 (11.81%) SAN
13 12 (9.45%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (9.45%) Wireshark
14 11 (8.66%) DHCP
14 11 (8.66%) VLAN
General
1 21 (16.54%) Banking
1 21 (16.54%) German Language
1 21 (16.54%) Italian Language
1 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.30%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (24.41%) Architect
2 30 (23.62%) Consultant
3 29 (22.83%) Cisco Consultant
3 29 (22.83%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 29 (22.83%) Network Consultant
4 28 (22.05%) Network Engineer
4 28 (22.05%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (17.32%) Security Consultant
6 21 (16.54%) Cisco Architect
6 21 (16.54%) Cisco Network Architect
6 21 (16.54%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 21 (16.54%) Network Architect
6 21 (16.54%) Network Security Consultant
7 18 (14.17%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 13 (10.24%) Presales Engineer
8 13 (10.24%) Security Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) Telecoms Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 10 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 80 (62.99%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.30%) PKI
3 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Windows
2 15 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.66%) Linux
4 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (58.27%) Presales
2 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.07%) DNA
4 29 (22.83%) Service Design
5 21 (16.54%) Demand Generation
6 20 (15.75%) Service Delivery
7 18 (14.17%) Mentoring
7 18 (14.17%) Technical Leadership
8 17 (13.39%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (12.60%) ITIL
10 14 (11.02%) Computer Science
11 11 (8.66%) DevOps
11 11 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (7.09%) Problem Management
12 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery Management
12 9 (7.09%) Thought Leadership
13 8 (6.30%) B2B
13 8 (6.30%) ITSM
13 8 (6.30%) Service Management
13 8 (6.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.79%) C
2 1 (0.79%) C++
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (87.40%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (64.57%) CCNP
3 55 (43.31%) CCIE
3 55 (43.31%) CCNA
4 38 (29.92%) Degree
5 22 (17.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 22 (17.32%) CCIE Service Provider
6 18 (14.17%) CCDP
7 6 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.15%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.57%) CISSP
10 2 (1.57%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.57%) OSCP
10 2 (1.57%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.79%) CCIE Data Center
11 1 (0.79%) CEH
11 1 (0.79%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.17%) SLA
2 16 (12.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (6.30%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (6.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 8 (6.30%) GDPR
3 8 (6.30%) ISO 22301
3 8 (6.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.66%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.36%) VMware NSX
4 3 (2.36%) vSphere
4 3 (2.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (16.54%) Cisco Prime
1 21 (16.54%) Stealthwatch
2 7 (5.51%) SCCM
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco CME
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 121 (95.28%) Cisco
2 48 (37.80%) VMware
3 34 (26.77%) Palo Alto
4 30 (23.62%) Dell
4 30 (23.62%) EMC
5 29 (22.83%) Huawei
6 21 (16.54%) IronPort
6 21 (16.54%) NetApp
7 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
8 8 (6.30%) BT
8 8 (6.30%) IBM
8 8 (6.30%) Juniper
8 8 (6.30%) Nimsoft
8 8 (6.30%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.51%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (3.94%) Citrix
11 4 (3.15%) F5
11 4 (3.15%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.36%) Meraki
13 1 (0.79%) Intel