The table below looks at the statistics for 802.11 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 619 642 596
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -46
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 9 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.023% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
802.11
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7615 7662 8179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.11% 15.72% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6301 6775
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 802.11 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

802.11 Jobs Demand Trend in London

802.11
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 802.11 across the London region.

802.11 Salary Trend in London

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 802.11 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 802.11.

1 13 (92.86%) Wireless
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) CWNA
4 6 (42.86%) RFID
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) VLAN
4 6 (42.86%) Network Design
5 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) HSRP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) EIGRP

802.11
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 802.11 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 802.11. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 6 (42.86%) VLAN
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 6 (42.86%) RFID
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) HSRP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Redmine
1 1 (7.14%) Trac
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) French Language
1 1 (7.14%) German Language
1 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
1 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) DRM
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) CWNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (14.29%) HND
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CWDP
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
2 2 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Meraki
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Aruba
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix