The table below looks at the statistics for 802.11 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 834 870 816
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -54
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 70 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.034% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 55
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -31.91%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18147 20706 18627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.15% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15099 16374 15035
Average salary £45,000 £44,261 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend

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

802.11 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

802.11
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 802.11 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Trend in the UK

802.11
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 802.11 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 54 £38,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire +34 23 £32,500 -18.75%
South East +26 23 £32,500 -18.75%
London -4 18 £50,000 -9.09%
Cheshire +3 10 £35,000 +48.93%
North West -1 10 £35,000 +48.93%
Wales - 10 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 10 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 10 £47,500 - 1
Warrington - 10 £35,000 -
Windsor - 4 £32,500 -
Feltham - 2 £37,500 -
Reading +6 1 £45,000 -
East of England -7 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £34,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £34,250 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £34,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 103 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 83 (80.58%) Cisco
3 81 (78.64%) Wireless
4 69 (66.99%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (61.17%) Degree
6 55 (53.40%) CCNA
7 47 (45.63%) Firewall
8 46 (44.66%) DHCP
9 44 (42.72%) VPN
10 43 (41.75%) WAN
11 42 (40.78%) VoIP
11 42 (40.78%) LAN
11 42 (40.78%) Wi-Fi
12 40 (38.83%) Internet
13 39 (37.86%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (33.98%) DNS
15 32 (31.07%) Linux
15 32 (31.07%) IPsec
16 31 (30.10%) Ethernet
16 31 (30.10%) OSPF
16 31 (30.10%) BGP
17 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
18 29 (28.16%) SSL
18 29 (28.16%) CCNP
19 27 (26.21%) Network Design
20 26 (25.24%) SNMP
20 26 (25.24%) TCP/IP
21 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
22 23 (22.33%) Project Management
22 23 (22.33%) UNIX

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (0.97%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (78.64%) Wireless
2 47 (45.63%) Firewall
3 46 (44.66%) DHCP
4 44 (42.72%) VPN
5 43 (41.75%) WAN
6 42 (40.78%) VoIP
6 42 (40.78%) LAN
6 42 (40.78%) Wi-Fi
7 40 (38.83%) Internet
8 39 (37.86%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (33.98%) DNS
10 32 (31.07%) IPsec
11 31 (30.10%) OSPF
11 31 (30.10%) BGP
11 31 (30.10%) Ethernet
12 29 (28.16%) SSL
13 26 (25.24%) SNMP
13 26 (25.24%) TCP/IP
14 22 (21.36%) MPLS
15 19 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
1 1 (0.97%) Redmine
1 1 (0.97%) Trac
General
1 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
2 16 (15.53%) Back Office
3 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Network Engineer
2 22 (21.36%) Administrator
2 22 (21.36%) Network Administrator
3 20 (19.42%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (19.42%) Wireless Engineer
4 17 (16.50%) NOC Engineer
5 16 (15.53%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Principal Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Systems Support
9 6 (5.83%) Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Project Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Network Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Network Support
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.85%) Life Science
4 5 (4.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.97%) Handset
5 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Linux
2 23 (22.33%) UNIX
3 17 (16.50%) Windows
4 15 (14.56%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) Network Design
2 23 (22.33%) Project Management
3 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
3 11 (10.68%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (10.68%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (7.77%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (7.77%) Network Management
6 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.80%) ITIL
7 6 (5.83%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.85%) Service Continuity Management
8 5 (4.85%) Security Patching
8 5 (4.85%) Network Planning
8 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.85%) Service Management
9 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) Python
2 16 (15.53%) C#
2 16 (15.53%) PHP
3 2 (1.94%) C
4 1 (0.97%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.97%) Perl
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 69 (66.99%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (61.17%) Degree
3 55 (53.40%) CCNA
4 29 (28.16%) CCNP
5 16 (15.53%) CWNA
6 6 (5.83%) CCDP
7 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.88%) CCIE
9 3 (2.91%) MCSE
9 3 (2.91%) CNE
9 3 (2.91%) Novell Certification
9 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.91%) MCTS
10 2 (1.94%) CCDA
10 2 (1.94%) MCSA
11 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) JTAG
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) Firmware
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.83%) Nagios
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 83 (80.58%) Cisco
2 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.45%) Meraki
4 17 (16.50%) VMware
5 9 (8.74%) Citrix
6 7 (6.80%) Aruba
7 6 (5.83%) F5
7 6 (5.83%) Sourcefire
7 6 (5.83%) IronPort
8 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.97%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.97%) Mitel
9 1 (0.97%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.97%) Avaya
9 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
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