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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEEE 802.11
Rank 880 814 874
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +60
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 33 68 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.063% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.34% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 19
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 £27,000 £37,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-43.18% +83.33%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 28 July 2014 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 28 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 -61 33 £55,000 -12.00% 3
London -73 23 £55,000 -12.00% 2
East of England -11 6 £45,000 -30.76%
Hertfordshire -10 5 £45,000 -30.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
South East -4 3 £21,500 -60.90% 1
Berkshire +13 2 £22,500 -64.84% 1
Reading -7 2 £22,500 -64.84% 1
City of London -19 2 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Stevenage +4 1 - -
North West +3 1 £18,500 -32.72%
East Grinstead 0 1 £20,500 -
West Sussex -19 1 £20,500 -45.33%
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £45,000 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 48 (76.19%) Wireless
2 33 (52.38%) Cisco
3 30 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (46.03%) VPN
4 29 (46.03%) VLAN
5 28 (44.44%) LAN
6 26 (41.27%) Firewall
7 25 (39.68%) Wi-Fi
7 25 (39.68%) CCNP
8 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
9 20 (31.75%) DHCP
9 20 (31.75%) Linux
10 19 (30.16%) WAN
10 19 (30.16%) OSPF
10 19 (30.16%) Degree
11 18 (28.57%) Ethernet
12 17 (26.98%) BGP
13 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
13 16 (25.40%) MPLS
14 15 (23.81%) IPsec
14 15 (23.81%) OpenView
14 15 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (23.81%) Network Security
15 14 (22.22%) Aruba
15 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
16 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
16 13 (20.63%) CiscoWorks
16 13 (20.63%) Windows
16 13 (20.63%) Frame Relay
16 13 (20.63%) Ruckus Wireless

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) CMS
1 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 48 (76.19%) Wireless
2 29 (46.03%) VPN
2 29 (46.03%) VLAN
3 28 (44.44%) LAN
4 26 (41.27%) Firewall
5 25 (39.68%) Wi-Fi
6 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
7 20 (31.75%) DHCP
8 19 (30.16%) WAN
8 19 (30.16%) OSPF
9 18 (28.57%) Ethernet
10 17 (26.98%) BGP
11 16 (25.40%) EIGRP
11 16 (25.40%) MPLS
12 15 (23.81%) IPsec
12 15 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (23.81%) Network Security
13 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
14 13 (20.63%) Frame Relay
15 12 (19.05%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.94%) Electronics
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Wireless Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) C Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Principle Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.76%) ASIC
4 3 (4.76%) Firmware
4 3 (4.76%) Handset
4 3 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.76%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.17%) CCTV
5 2 (3.17%) SCADA
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Android
3 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (3.17%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) VMS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) CentOS
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
1 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
1 5 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (6.35%) Network Management
2 4 (6.35%) OOD
2 4 (6.35%) Change Management
3 3 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 3 (4.76%) Project Management
3 3 (4.76%) Benchmarking
3 3 (4.76%) OO
3 3 (4.76%) TDD
3 3 (4.76%) Network Design
3 3 (4.76%) SIEM
3 3 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (4.76%) Software Architecture
4 2 (3.17%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.17%) Time Management
4 2 (3.17%) Change Control
4 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.17%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) C
2 10 (15.87%) Python
3 7 (11.11%) C++
3 7 (11.11%) Perl
4 4 (6.35%) Ruby
4 4 (6.35%) Assembly Language
4 4 (6.35%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (39.68%) CCNP
3 19 (30.16%) Degree
4 12 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.76%) CWNA
6 3 (4.76%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.17%) CISSP
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CWDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.59%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.59%) Nmap
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) OpenView
2 13 (20.63%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.17%) SmokePing
4 2 (3.17%) Cacti
4 2 (3.17%) Nagios
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Cisco
2 14 (22.22%) Aruba
3 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
3 13 (20.63%) Ruckus Wireless
4 10 (15.87%) Fortinet
4 10 (15.87%) F5
5 8 (12.70%) Juniper
6 7 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
7 5 (7.94%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.76%) Compuware
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.76%) Sun
8 3 (4.76%) Perforce
8 3 (4.76%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.76%) Meraki
9 2 (3.17%) Foundry
9 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.17%) AirMagnet
9 2 (3.17%) Trustwave
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