Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 802.11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 802.11 over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IEEE 802.11
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 802 806 839
Rank change year-on-year +4 +33 +9
Contract jobs citing 802.11 49 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 23
England median daily rate £450 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +33.33%
10th Percentile £271 £187 £289
90th Percentile £824 £478 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £325 £449
% change year-on-year +38.46% -27.58% +32.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
England median hourly rate £17.41 £35.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.96% -21.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £15.24 £22.50 £42.00
90th Percentile £35.75 £52.50 £48.35
UK median hourly rate £17.41 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -50.96% -21.11% +5.88%

802.11 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,369 12,551 15,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.22% 13.74% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,480 7,724 9,303
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £222
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 653 743
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.62 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £46.96
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year -1.30% -17.20% +16.25%

802.11
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 802.11 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.11 in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.11 in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 31 £469 +56.25% 10
North of England -15 9 £320 +128.57% 3
Yorkshire - 6 £323 -
East of England +1 4 - - 5
South East -11 4 £270 -32.50% 3
North West -10 3 £300 +114.29% 3
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
802.11
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for 802.11.

1 49 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 40 (81.63%) Wireless
3 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 35 (71.43%) Cisco
4 26 (53.06%) LAN
5 23 (46.94%) SolarWinds
6 19 (38.78%) WLAN
6 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
6 19 (38.78%) VPN
7 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
7 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco ISE
8 16 (32.65%) ITIL
8 16 (32.65%) IPsec
9 15 (30.61%) BGP
9 15 (30.61%) Cisco Wireless
10 14 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (28.57%) VLAN
11 13 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (26.53%) Juniper
11 13 (26.53%) OSPF
12 12 (24.49%) Private Cloud
12 12 (24.49%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
14 10 (20.41%) Network Design
14 10 (20.41%) CCNP
14 10 (20.41%) DNS
14 10 (20.41%) DHCP
14 10 (20.41%) Cacti
14 10 (20.41%) Palo Alto

802.11
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (81.63%) Wireless
2 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 26 (53.06%) LAN
4 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
4 19 (38.78%) VPN
4 19 (38.78%) WLAN
5 16 (32.65%) Cisco ISE
5 16 (32.65%) IPsec
6 15 (30.61%) BGP
6 15 (30.61%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (28.57%) VLAN
8 13 (26.53%) OSPF
9 11 (22.45%) Wireshark
10 10 (20.41%) DHCP
10 10 (20.41%) DNS
11 9 (18.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (18.37%) WAN
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (16.33%) Ethernet
12 8 (16.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.04%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.04%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) ASIC
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) RIA
4 1 (2.04%) SCADA
4 1 (2.04%) Verilog
4 1 (2.04%) VHDL
4 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (2.04%) Kali Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Network Design
3 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Network Management
5 3 (6.12%) Network Security Management
5 3 (6.12%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.12%) Security Management
5 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 2 (4.08%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (2.04%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (2.04%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.04%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
2 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
2 2 (4.08%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Lua
3 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (24.49%) Degree
4 10 (20.41%) CCNP
5 9 (18.37%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.08%) CCENT
7 2 (4.08%) CCSA
7 2 (4.08%) HP APS
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.04%) CWNA
8 1 (2.04%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.08%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (20.41%) Cacti
3 8 (16.33%) Nagios
4 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.04%) Nessus
5 1 (2.04%) Nmap
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco
2 23 (46.94%) SolarWinds
3 13 (26.53%) Juniper
4 10 (20.41%) Palo Alto
5 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.37%) F5
6 8 (16.33%) Aerohive Networks
7 7 (14.29%) VMware
8 6 (12.24%) HP
8 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.16%) Nokia
9 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
10 3 (6.12%) Aruba
10 3 (6.12%) Avaya
11 2 (4.08%) Infoblox
11 2 (4.08%) Meraki
11 2 (4.08%) Qualys
11 2 (4.08%) Symantec
12 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.04%) Veeam