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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEEE 802.11
Rank 882 835 859
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +24
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 15 55 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.050% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.075% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 51 18
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 14 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 19 December 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 -36 14 £40,000 -15.78% 5
London 0 7 £44,750 -0.55% 1
South East +6 4 £37,000 -48.96% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £34,000 -35.23%
Berkshire +2 2 £40,000 -23.80% 2
North West -8 2 - -
Manchester -16 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £34,000 -
Slough - 2 £40,000 - 2
Scotland +3 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -4 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £63,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £63,500 -
East of England - 1 £63,500 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (83.64%) Wireless
2 32 (58.18%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (54.55%) Cisco
4 25 (45.45%) Linux
5 23 (41.82%) TCP/IP
5 23 (41.82%) CCNA
6 20 (36.36%) VLAN
7 18 (32.73%) VPN
7 18 (32.73%) Firewall
8 17 (30.91%) Degree
9 16 (29.09%) CCNP
9 16 (29.09%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (29.09%) DHCP
9 16 (29.09%) LAN
10 15 (27.27%) Windows
11 13 (23.64%) Aruba
11 13 (23.64%) Juniper
12 12 (21.82%) Aerohive Networks
12 12 (21.82%) WAN
13 11 (20.00%) MPLS
13 11 (20.00%) OSPF
13 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 10 (18.18%) HSRP
14 10 (18.18%) BGP
14 10 (18.18%) SSH
14 10 (18.18%) Ethernet
14 10 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
15 9 (16.36%) DNS
15 9 (16.36%) IPsec
15 9 (16.36%) Cisco IOS

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (83.64%) Wireless
2 23 (41.82%) TCP/IP
3 20 (36.36%) VLAN
4 18 (32.73%) Firewall
4 18 (32.73%) VPN
5 16 (29.09%) LAN
5 16 (29.09%) DHCP
5 16 (29.09%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (21.82%) WAN
7 11 (20.00%) MPLS
7 11 (20.00%) OSPF
8 10 (18.18%) BGP
8 10 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 10 (18.18%) SSH
8 10 (18.18%) HSRP
9 9 (16.36%) 4G
9 9 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (16.36%) IPsec
9 9 (16.36%) DNS
10 8 (14.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
1 2 (3.64%) French Language
1 2 (3.64%) German Language
1 2 (3.64%) Italian Language
1 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Wireless Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 5 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support
7 2 (3.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) IT Support
8 1 (1.82%) IP Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior IP Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) VMS
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) OpenWrt
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (9.09%) Network Management
3 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.45%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (5.45%) SIEM
4 3 (5.45%) Identity Management
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) System Testing
5 2 (3.64%) Change Control
5 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.64%) High Availability
6 1 (1.82%) People Management
6 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Android Development
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) Perl
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.82%) Python
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby
2 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (58.18%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.82%) CCNA
3 17 (30.91%) Degree
4 16 (29.09%) CCNP
5 7 (12.73%) CCIE
6 4 (7.27%) CWNA
6 4 (7.27%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.27%) JNCIE
7 3 (5.45%) CWDP
7 3 (5.45%) CISSP
8 2 (3.64%) CCDA
8 2 (3.64%) CCDP
9 1 (1.82%) HND
9 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.82%) CCSA
9 1 (1.82%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.64%) Nmap
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) OpenView
2 3 (5.45%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) Juniper
2 13 (23.64%) Aruba
3 12 (21.82%) Aerohive Networks
4 10 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
5 7 (12.73%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) VMware
7 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.45%) Meraki
8 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
8 3 (5.45%) Sun
8 3 (5.45%) Compuware
8 3 (5.45%) Symantec
8 3 (5.45%) BT
8 3 (5.45%) CA
8 3 (5.45%) NetApp
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) Hitachi
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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