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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 862 855 833
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 19 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.035% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.099% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 34
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +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
19260 17864 21476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.96% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15487 13977 17553
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -27 15 £40,000 -20.00% 7
London +8 7 £50,000 +17.64%
South East -13 7 £34,000 - 5
Milton Keynes - 5 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £34,000 -
Scotland +10 2 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 2 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 1 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge -1 1 - -
East of England -2 1 - - 2

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (88.57%) Wireless
2 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (54.29%) Cisco
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
6 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
6 13 (37.14%) CCNA
7 12 (34.29%) CCNP
7 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (34.29%) CWNA
7 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (31.43%) Windows
9 10 (28.57%) VPN
9 10 (28.57%) VLAN
10 9 (25.71%) UNIX
11 8 (22.86%) LAN
11 8 (22.86%) Wireless Security
12 7 (20.00%) Network Design
12 7 (20.00%) Python
12 7 (20.00%) Internet
13 6 (17.14%) Juniper
13 6 (17.14%) HP
13 6 (17.14%) MPLS
13 6 (17.14%) RFID
13 6 (17.14%) WAN
13 6 (17.14%) DHCP
13 6 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (17.14%) HSRP

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) Wireless
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (28.57%) VPN
4 10 (28.57%) VLAN
5 8 (22.86%) Wireless Security
5 8 (22.86%) LAN
6 7 (20.00%) Internet
7 6 (17.14%) RFID
7 6 (17.14%) MPLS
7 6 (17.14%) WAN
7 6 (17.14%) DHCP
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (17.14%) HSRP
8 5 (14.29%) IPsec
8 5 (14.29%) WiMAX
8 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 5 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
1 3 (8.57%) German Language
2 2 (5.71%) Italian Language
2 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.71%) French Language
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Support
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IP Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior IP Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) Physics
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Network Design
2 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) System Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) DRM
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 13 (37.14%) CCNA
3 12 (34.29%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) CWNA
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) HND
5 2 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (5.71%) CCDA
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
5 2 (5.71%) CCSA
5 2 (5.71%) CCSE
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
5 2 (5.71%) VCP4
5 2 (5.71%) CWDP
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) BT
3 3 (8.57%) Aruba
3 3 (8.57%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) CA
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Meraki
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South East (Home Counties)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago