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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 822 895 811
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -84
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 70 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.029% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 49
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -43.18%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +36 51 £47,500 -5.00% 4
London +31 24 £50,000 -9.09%
Berkshire +18 15 £31,750 +41.11% 2
South East +13 15 £31,750 +47.67% 3
Wales - 12 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 12 £47,500 -
South Wales - 12 £47,500 -
North West +2 7 £35,000 +89.18%
Cheshire - 7 £35,000 -
Warrington - 7 £35,000 -
East of England +3 4 £45,000 -
Feltham - 2 £37,500 -
Bedford - 2 £43,750 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Reading +6 1 £45,000 +100.00%
Hertfordshire -17 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - - 2
Cambridge - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 92 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 71 (77.17%) Wireless
3 69 (75.00%) Cisco
4 56 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (60.87%) Degree
5 45 (48.91%) CCNA
6 37 (40.22%) Firewall
7 36 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
8 35 (38.04%) DHCP
9 33 (35.87%) WAN
9 33 (35.87%) VPN
9 33 (35.87%) Internet
10 32 (34.78%) VoIP
10 32 (34.78%) Linux
11 31 (33.70%) LAN
12 30 (32.61%) Network Design
13 28 (30.43%) OSPF
13 28 (30.43%) BGP
13 28 (30.43%) CCNP
14 27 (29.35%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (28.26%) UNIX
16 25 (27.17%) Ethernet
16 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
17 24 (26.09%) DNS
18 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
19 22 (23.91%) Telecoms
20 21 (22.83%) CWNA
20 21 (22.83%) IPsec
20 21 (22.83%) SNMP
20 21 (22.83%) Python

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (77.17%) Wireless
2 37 (40.22%) Firewall
3 36 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
4 35 (38.04%) DHCP
5 33 (35.87%) WAN
5 33 (35.87%) VPN
5 33 (35.87%) Internet
6 32 (34.78%) VoIP
7 31 (33.70%) LAN
8 28 (30.43%) OSPF
8 28 (30.43%) BGP
9 27 (29.35%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (27.17%) Ethernet
11 24 (26.09%) DNS
12 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 21 (22.83%) SNMP
13 21 (22.83%) IPsec
14 19 (20.65%) Wireless Security
14 19 (20.65%) MPLS
14 19 (20.65%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
1 1 (1.09%) Redmine
1 1 (1.09%) Trac
General
1 22 (23.91%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.13%) Back Office
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Network Engineer
2 21 (22.83%) Wireless Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) NOC Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Administrator
3 14 (15.22%) Network Administrator
4 13 (14.13%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.96%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Project Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Network Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Systems Support Engineer
11 2 (2.17%) Software Engineer
12 1 (1.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.09%) HTML
2 1 (1.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.61%) FMCG
4 3 (3.26%) Life Science
4 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.26%) Physics
5 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Linux
2 26 (28.26%) UNIX
3 18 (19.57%) Windows
4 16 (17.39%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.09%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Network Design
2 15 (16.30%) Project Management
3 11 (11.96%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.78%) Network Management
6 8 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.52%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (5.43%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.43%) Network Planning
10 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.26%) Service Continuity Management
11 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.26%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) Python
2 13 (14.13%) C#
2 13 (14.13%) PHP
3 3 (3.26%) C
4 1 (1.09%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) Perl
4 1 (1.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 56 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
1 56 (60.87%) Degree
2 45 (48.91%) CCNA
3 28 (30.43%) CCNP
4 21 (22.83%) CWNA
5 6 (6.52%) CCDP
6 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.26%) CNE
7 3 (3.26%) Novell Certification
7 3 (3.26%) CCIE
7 3 (3.26%) MCSE
7 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.26%) MCTS
8 2 (2.17%) CCDA
8 2 (2.17%) MCSA
9 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) JTAG
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Firmware
2 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.52%) Nagios
2 6 (6.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 69 (75.00%) Cisco
2 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.48%) VMware
4 11 (11.96%) Meraki
5 9 (9.78%) Citrix
6 7 (7.61%) Aruba
7 6 (6.52%) F5
7 6 (6.52%) Sourcefire
7 6 (6.52%) IronPort
8 2 (2.17%) HP
8 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.09%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
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