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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 863 854 849
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 15 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.038% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.079% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 29
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £69,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 12 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 14 £37,000 -22.10% 8
South East -27 7 £34,000 -54.66% 2
London -15 6 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £34,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Slough - 3 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh +8 1 £45,000 -
Scotland +3 1 £45,000 -
East of England -9 1 £63,500 +49.41% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £63,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £63,500 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (89.74%) Wireless
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (51.28%) Linux
4 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
5 18 (46.15%) Cisco
6 16 (41.03%) CCNA
7 15 (38.46%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) Firewall
9 12 (30.77%) VLAN
10 11 (28.21%) VPN
10 11 (28.21%) CCNP
10 11 (28.21%) Juniper
10 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 11 (28.21%) LAN
11 9 (23.08%) WAN
11 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 8 (20.51%) Wireless Security
12 8 (20.51%) DHCP
12 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
12 8 (20.51%) VoIP
12 8 (20.51%) SLA
13 7 (17.95%) DNS
13 7 (17.95%) Internet
13 7 (17.95%) SSH
13 7 (17.95%) MPLS
13 7 (17.95%) OSPF
13 7 (17.95%) HSRP
14 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (15.38%) BGP

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) Wireless
2 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
3 14 (35.90%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) VLAN
5 11 (28.21%) VPN
5 11 (28.21%) LAN
6 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (20.51%) Wireless Security
7 8 (20.51%) DHCP
7 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
7 8 (20.51%) VoIP
8 7 (17.95%) DNS
8 7 (17.95%) Internet
8 7 (17.95%) SSH
8 7 (17.95%) MPLS
8 7 (17.95%) OSPF
8 7 (17.95%) HSRP
9 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (15.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) French Language
1 2 (5.13%) German Language
1 2 (5.13%) Italian Language
1 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Network Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Wireless Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) VMS
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Network Management
1 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.69%) System Testing
4 2 (5.13%) Change Control
4 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Network Design
4 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) DRM
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Perl
1 1 (2.56%) Python
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNA
3 15 (38.46%) Degree
4 11 (28.21%) CCNP
5 6 (15.38%) CWNA
6 5 (12.82%) CCIE
7 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
8 2 (5.13%) CWDP
8 2 (5.13%) CCDA
8 2 (5.13%) CCDP
8 2 (5.13%) CISSP
8 2 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.13%) HND
8 2 (5.13%) CCSE
8 2 (5.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.56%) Nmap
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Juniper
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (7.69%) BT
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) CA
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Meraki
6 1 (2.56%) Brocade
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £18,000 - £22,000 basic + benefits +
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Beckett
Salary: Grade 6 £32,277 - £36,309
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago