The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEEE 802.11
Rank 860 796 873
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +77
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 36 75 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.069% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 21
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £65,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-34.61% +85.71%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20171 20206 20694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.52% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16161 16376 17127
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 10 July 2014 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 16 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 10 July 2014. 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 -77 36 £55,000 -12.00% 6
London -54 25 £55,000 -12.00% 4
East of England -13 7 £45,000 -30.76%
Hertfordshire -14 5 £45,000 -30.76%
South East -42 4 £21,500 -60.90% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
Reading 0 3 £22,500 -64.84% 1
Berkshire -2 3 £22,500 -64.84% 1
City of London -18 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Stevenage +2 1 - -
East Grinstead +1 1 £20,500 -
West Sussex -14 1 £20,500 -45.33%
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 46 (77.97%) Wireless
2 33 (55.93%) Cisco
3 28 (47.46%) VPN
3 28 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (45.76%) LAN
4 27 (45.76%) VLAN
5 26 (44.07%) Firewall
6 25 (42.37%) CCNP
7 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
8 21 (35.59%) WAN
8 21 (35.59%) OSPF
8 21 (35.59%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
10 19 (32.20%) BGP
11 18 (30.51%) EIGRP
11 18 (30.51%) MPLS
12 17 (28.81%) IPsec
12 17 (28.81%) OpenView
12 17 (28.81%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (27.12%) Degree
13 16 (27.12%) DHCP
13 16 (27.12%) Linux
13 16 (27.12%) NetScreen
14 15 (25.42%) Frame Relay
14 15 (25.42%) CiscoWorks
14 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
15 14 (23.73%) DWDM
15 14 (23.73%) Finance
15 14 (23.73%) Network Security
16 13 (22.03%) Aruba

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 46 (77.97%) Wireless
2 28 (47.46%) VPN
3 27 (45.76%) LAN
3 27 (45.76%) VLAN
4 26 (44.07%) Firewall
5 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
6 21 (35.59%) OSPF
6 21 (35.59%) WAN
6 21 (35.59%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
8 19 (32.20%) BGP
9 18 (30.51%) MPLS
9 18 (30.51%) EIGRP
10 17 (28.81%) IPsec
10 17 (28.81%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (27.12%) NetScreen
11 16 (27.12%) DHCP
12 15 (25.42%) Frame Relay
13 14 (23.73%) Network Security
13 14 (23.73%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Wireless Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Principle Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) C Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.08%) Handset
4 3 (5.08%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.08%) Firmware
4 3 (5.08%) ASIC
4 3 (5.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.39%) CCTV
5 2 (3.39%) SCADA
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.39%) UNIX
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
1 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
1 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (6.78%) OOD
2 4 (6.78%) Change Management
2 4 (6.78%) Network Management
3 3 (5.08%) Software Architecture
3 3 (5.08%) SIEM
3 3 (5.08%) Network Design
3 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (5.08%) Benchmarking
3 3 (5.08%) OO
3 3 (5.08%) Project Management
3 3 (5.08%) TDD
3 3 (5.08%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) Network Planning
4 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.39%) Time Management
4 2 (3.39%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) C
2 10 (16.95%) Python
3 7 (11.86%) C++
3 7 (11.86%) Perl
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby
4 4 (6.78%) Assembly Language
4 4 (6.78%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (42.37%) CCNP
3 16 (27.12%) Degree
4 8 (13.56%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) CCIE
7 2 (3.39%) CISSP
7 2 (3.39%) CWNA
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CWDP
8 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.69%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) OpenView
2 15 (25.42%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.39%) SmokePing
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.39%) Nagios
4 2 (3.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) Cisco
2 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
3 13 (22.03%) Aruba
4 12 (20.34%) F5
4 12 (20.34%) Fortinet
4 12 (20.34%) Ruckus Wireless
5 6 (10.17%) Aerohive Networks
5 6 (10.17%) Juniper
6 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.78%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Perforce
8 3 (5.08%) Sun
8 3 (5.08%) Compuware
8 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
8 3 (5.08%) Meraki
9 2 (3.39%) Foundry
9 2 (3.39%) Trustwave
9 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.39%) AirMagnet
9 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vocera Communications ltd.
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago