The table below looks at the statistics for 802.11 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEEE 802.11
Rank 892 950 981
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +31
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 52 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.021% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 26
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -15.00%

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
17769 20070 20723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.19% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14742 15904 16419
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,580
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing 802.11 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

802.11 Salary Histogram in the UK

802.11
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 43 £45,000 -10.00% 7
London +17 21 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North West - 12 £37,500 - 2
South East +30 9 £53,750 +67.96% 1
Feltham - 9 £57,500 -
Berkshire +23 8 £55,000 +144.44% 1
Manchester - 8 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +15 6 £53,750 -
Edinburgh - 6 £53,750 -
Reading - 5 - -
Merseyside - 4 £40,500 - 1
Liverpool - 3 £42,500 - 1
East of England +12 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Newbury - 1 £57,500 -

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing 802.11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 802.11.

1 71 (100.00%) Wireless
1 71 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 56 (78.87%) Cisco
3 39 (54.93%) Degree
4 38 (53.52%) LAN
5 31 (43.66%) Firewall
6 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (39.44%) CCNP
7 28 (39.44%) VPN
7 28 (39.44%) Windows
8 27 (38.03%) OSPF
9 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
9 25 (35.21%) WAN
9 25 (35.21%) Ethernet
10 24 (33.80%) Juniper
11 23 (32.39%) WLAN
12 22 (30.99%) Network Management
13 20 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (26.76%) Aruba
14 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (25.35%) CCNA
15 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
15 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (22.54%) BGP
16 16 (22.54%) VLAN
17 15 (21.13%) DNS
17 15 (21.13%) Unix
18 14 (19.72%) VoIP
18 14 (19.72%) GPRS
18 14 (19.72%) Wi-Fi

802.11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
3 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (100.00%) Wireless
2 38 (53.52%) LAN
3 31 (43.66%) Firewall
4 28 (39.44%) VPN
5 27 (38.03%) OSPF
6 25 (35.21%) Ethernet
6 25 (35.21%) WAN
7 23 (32.39%) WLAN
8 20 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (22.54%) BGP
10 16 (22.54%) VLAN
11 15 (21.13%) DNS
12 14 (19.72%) GPRS
12 14 (19.72%) VoIP
12 14 (19.72%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (18.31%) MPLS
14 12 (16.90%) 3G
14 12 (16.90%) DSL
14 12 (16.90%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (19.72%) Games
2 9 (12.68%) Electronics
3 5 (7.04%) French Language
3 5 (7.04%) Italian Language
3 5 (7.04%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Network Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Wireless Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.63%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Manager
7 2 (2.82%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) LAN Specialist
7 2 (2.82%) Senior IT Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) Senior VMWare Administrator
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 8 (11.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.27%) Augmented Reality
3 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.45%) CCTV
5 5 (7.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (7.04%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (7.04%) iPhone
5 5 (7.04%) Replication
6 3 (4.23%) FMCG
6 3 (4.23%) Robotics
7 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.82%) Mechatronics
7 2 (2.82%) PKI
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Unix
3 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.45%) Linux
6 5 (7.04%) Android
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) Debian
8 2 (2.82%) Gentoo
8 2 (2.82%) OpenWrt
8 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Network Management
2 14 (19.72%) Network Architecture
2 14 (19.72%) Network Design
3 8 (11.27%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.27%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (9.86%) Network Planning
5 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.45%) Change Control
6 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
6 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.04%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.23%) High Availability
8 3 (4.23%) Open Source
8 3 (4.23%) Presales
9 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) C++
2 6 (8.45%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.63%) C
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (54.93%) Degree
2 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (39.44%) CCNP
4 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (25.35%) CCNA
6 12 (16.90%) CCSA
6 12 (16.90%) CCSP
6 12 (16.90%) MCSA
7 7 (9.86%) CCDP
7 7 (9.86%) CWNA
7 7 (9.86%) MCSE
8 5 (7.04%) CISSP
9 2 (2.82%) CCDA
10 1 (1.41%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.41%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (9.86%) vSphere
4 5 (7.04%) VMFS
5 2 (2.82%) Firmware
5 2 (2.82%) KVM
5 2 (2.82%) pfSense
5 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.04%) Cacti
1 5 (7.04%) Nagios
1 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.04%) SmokePing
1 5 (7.04%) SnapMirror
1 5 (7.04%) SnapVault
1 5 (7.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (78.87%) Cisco
2 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
3 24 (33.80%) Juniper
4 19 (26.76%) Aruba
5 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
6 14 (19.72%) VMware
7 12 (16.90%) Nokia
7 12 (16.90%) SolarWinds
8 11 (15.49%) HP
9 9 (12.68%) Brocade
10 8 (11.27%) BT
10 8 (11.27%) F5
10 8 (11.27%) NetScout
11 7 (9.86%) Citrix
12 6 (8.45%) Fortinet
12 6 (8.45%) Mitel
12 6 (8.45%) Motorola
13 5 (7.04%) Riverbed
13 5 (7.04%) Veeam
13 5 (7.04%) WatchGuard
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus up to 15%
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Open Energi
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago