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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEEE 802.11
Rank 929 925 914
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 19 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.016% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.088% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £56,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £37,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.24% -26.00%

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 15 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 9 February 2016. 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 17 £45,000 +12.50% 7
London +8 6 £57,500 +21.05% 4
North West - 6 £38,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £39,200 -
Feltham - 3 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +8 2 £45,000 -29.13%
East of England +3 2 £45,000 -29.13%
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 £34,250 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £34,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £34,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 42 (89.36%) Cisco
3 40 (85.11%) Wireless
4 28 (59.57%) LAN
5 23 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (46.81%) Degree
7 20 (42.55%) Firewall
8 19 (40.43%) Ethernet
8 19 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (36.17%) WAN
9 17 (36.17%) CCNA
10 16 (34.04%) OSPF
10 16 (34.04%) SNMP
10 16 (34.04%) VPN
10 16 (34.04%) DNS
10 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (29.79%) DHCP
11 14 (29.79%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (25.53%) WLAN
13 10 (21.28%) CCNP
13 10 (21.28%) TACACS
14 9 (19.15%) IPsec
14 9 (19.15%) BGP
14 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
14 9 (19.15%) SSL
14 9 (19.15%) Aruba
14 9 (19.15%) Network Management
15 8 (17.02%) Cisco Wireless
15 8 (17.02%) VoIP
15 8 (17.02%) Linux

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (85.11%) Wireless
2 28 (59.57%) LAN
3 20 (42.55%) Firewall
4 19 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (40.43%) Ethernet
5 17 (36.17%) WAN
6 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (34.04%) DNS
6 16 (34.04%) OSPF
6 16 (34.04%) SNMP
6 16 (34.04%) VPN
7 14 (29.79%) DHCP
7 14 (29.79%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (25.53%) WLAN
9 10 (21.28%) TACACS
10 9 (19.15%) BGP
10 9 (19.15%) IPsec
10 9 (19.15%) SSL
11 8 (17.02%) VLAN
11 8 (17.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.77%) Back Office
3 5 (10.64%) Games
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Administrator
2 6 (12.77%) Network Administrator
2 6 (12.77%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) LAN Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Network Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Presales Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Engineering Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) LAN Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.38%) FMCG
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.26%) Life Science
6 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) Debian
5 2 (4.26%) Gentoo
5 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) Windows NT
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Network Management
2 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
3 6 (12.77%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
4 4 (8.51%) Network Design
4 4 (8.51%) Presales
5 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.38%) Network Planning
5 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C#
1 6 (12.77%) PHP
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) Degree
3 17 (36.17%) CCNA
4 10 (21.28%) CCNP
5 4 (8.51%) CCSA
5 4 (8.51%) CCSP
5 4 (8.51%) MCSA
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.38%) CCDE
7 2 (4.26%) CWNA
8 1 (2.13%) CCIE
8 1 (2.13%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.13%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Firmware
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) pfSense
2 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 42 (89.36%) Cisco
2 9 (19.15%) Aruba
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.02%) Brocade
4 7 (14.89%) F5
5 6 (12.77%) Meraki
5 6 (12.77%) NetScout
5 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.64%) HP
7 4 (8.51%) Avaya
7 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.51%) Juniper
7 4 (8.51%) Nokia
7 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.26%) Mitel
8 2 (4.26%) NETGEAR
8 2 (4.26%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (4.26%) Sophos
8 2 (4.26%) VMware
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
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