Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 802.1X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 802.1X over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 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 802.1X
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 656 733 774
Rank change year-on-year +77 +41 -25
Contract jobs citing 802.1X 105 134 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 58
England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.31%
10th Percentile £335 £329 £259
90th Percentile £575 £590 £541
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
England median hourly rate £77.50 £19.00 £26.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +307.89% -28.23% -39.49%
10th Percentile £35.25 £15.24 £22.50
90th Percentile £78.75 £43.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £77.50 £19.00 £26.48
% change year-on-year +307.89% -28.23% -39.49%

802.1X is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 23,517 33,329 30,424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.75% 35.29% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,500 23,757 21,649
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 290 365
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.00 £18.60
90th Percentile £78.75 £58.88 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

802.1X
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 802.1X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 802.1X in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.1X in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.1X in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 802.1X in England

802.1X
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 802.1X within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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 +61 52 £425 - 8
South East +57 28 £468 +16.88% 5
South West +2 9 £450 -
North of England +15 6 £390 -2.50% 3
Midlands +43 5 £463 -7.50% 2
North West -2 5 £390 -2.50% 3
East Midlands - 5 £463 -
East of England +22 4 £256 -33.87% 1
Yorkshire +24 1 - -
802.1X
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing 802.1X 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 802.1X.

1 83 (79.05%) Cisco
2 67 (63.81%) BGP
3 61 (58.10%) WAN
4 57 (54.29%) LAN
5 54 (51.43%) Firewall
6 52 (49.52%) Wireless
6 52 (49.52%) VPN
7 51 (48.57%) TCP/IP
8 47 (44.76%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (42.86%) OSPF
10 42 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 41 (39.05%) MPLS
12 39 (37.14%) 802.11
13 37 (35.24%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (34.29%) IPsec
15 35 (33.33%) VLAN
16 33 (31.43%) Ethernet
17 32 (30.48%) WLAN
18 30 (28.57%) CCNP
19 29 (27.62%) DNS
20 28 (26.67%) HSRP
21 26 (24.76%) Spanning Tree
21 26 (24.76%) CCNA
22 25 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
23 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
23 22 (20.95%) Project Management
23 22 (20.95%) SolarWinds
24 21 (20.00%) Juniper
24 21 (20.00%) Windows
24 21 (20.00%) Network Management

802.1X
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 9 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.71%) IIS
2 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.95%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Azure
2 4 (3.81%) AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 3 (2.86%) Office 365
3 3 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.95%) Akamai
4 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (63.81%) BGP
2 61 (58.10%) WAN
3 57 (54.29%) LAN
4 54 (51.43%) Firewall
5 52 (49.52%) VPN
5 52 (49.52%) Wireless
6 51 (48.57%) TCP/IP
7 45 (42.86%) OSPF
8 42 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 41 (39.05%) MPLS
10 39 (37.14%) 802.11
11 37 (35.24%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (34.29%) IPsec
13 35 (33.33%) VLAN
14 33 (31.43%) Ethernet
15 32 (30.48%) WLAN
16 29 (27.62%) DNS
17 28 (26.67%) HSRP
18 26 (24.76%) Spanning Tree
19 25 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 19 (18.10%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 8 (7.62%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.81%) Banking
4 4 (3.81%) Front Office
4 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.81%) Publishing
5 3 (2.86%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Communications Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Field Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Juniper Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Network Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) LAN Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Network Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Principal Network Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) XMPP
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) POSIX
2 1 (0.95%) Qt
2 1 (0.95%) XML
2 1 (0.95%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.24%) PKI
3 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.81%) IPTV
5 4 (3.81%) Replication
6 3 (2.86%) e-Health
6 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.90%) Life Science
7 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.95%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.95%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.95%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.95%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (9.52%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) Unix
4 9 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.67%) VMS
6 7 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.95%) AIX
9 1 (0.95%) Android
9 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.95%) uClinux
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Project Management
2 21 (20.00%) Network Management
3 13 (12.38%) ITIL
4 12 (11.43%) Decision-Making
5 11 (10.48%) Change Management
5 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (10.48%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.52%) Architectural Design
6 10 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (7.62%) Quality Management
8 8 (7.62%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.67%) Analytics
9 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (6.67%) Migration
9 7 (6.67%) Network Design
9 7 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.67%) Python
3 5 (4.76%) Perl
4 3 (2.86%) C
4 3 (2.86%) SQL
5 2 (1.90%) VBScript
6 1 (0.95%) C++
6 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.95%) Java
6 1 (0.95%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 47 (44.76%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (28.57%) CCNP
3 26 (24.76%) CCNA
4 19 (18.10%) CCIE
5 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.48%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.81%) CCDP
8 4 (3.81%) CISSP
9 3 (2.86%) CCIE Security
9 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.90%) Degree
10 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.95%) CWDP
11 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 6 (5.71%) QA
3 4 (3.81%) NCSC
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.95%) NIST
4 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 8 (7.62%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (6.67%) XenApp
6 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.90%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (6.67%) Cacti
2 7 (6.67%) Nagios
3 6 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.71%) Puppet
3 6 (5.71%) WSUS
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.76%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.81%) Iperf
5 4 (3.81%) SCOM
6 3 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (2.86%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.90%) HP ALM
7 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.90%) vRealize
8 1 (0.95%) Kibana
8 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (79.05%) Cisco
2 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.95%) SolarWinds
3 21 (20.00%) Juniper
3 21 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 20 (19.05%) F5
5 17 (16.19%) VMware
6 16 (15.24%) Riverbed
7 14 (13.33%) Citrix
8 11 (10.48%) Aruba
8 11 (10.48%) Dell
9 8 (7.62%) CA
9 8 (7.62%) Infoblox
9 8 (7.62%) McAfee
10 7 (6.67%) Fortinet
10 7 (6.67%) Meraki
11 5 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
11 5 (4.76%) NetScout
12 4 (3.81%) Clearswift
12 4 (3.81%) HP