Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 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
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 569 526 718
Rank change year-on-year -43 +192 +45
Contract jobs citing 802.1X 63 60 103
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 54
10th Percentile £224 £396 £151
25th Percentile £313 £400 £340
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +7.04%
75th Percentile £500 £540 £506
90th Percentile £596 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £66.81
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -55.10% +121.94%
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £66.81
% change year-on-year +8.33% -55.10% +121.94%

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 14,792 12,092 26,979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.37% 30.88% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,633 8,702 19,292
10th Percentile £350 £338 £340
25th Percentile £413 £413 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £600 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 102 237
10th Percentile £22.10 £20.53 £17.35
25th Percentile £31.25 £31.63 £32.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.46 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -3.14% +3.24% +6.49%
75th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £53.75
90th Percentile £65.82 £66.00 £61.35
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +7.14%

802.1X
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing 802.1X in England.

Daily rate trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing 802.1X in England over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing 802.1X in England.

Hourly rate trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing 802.1X in England over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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
South East +36 28 £425 -10.53% 3
London -79 15 £351 -21.76%
Midlands -14 10 £240 -63.08% 1
West Midlands -10 8 £325 -50.00% 1
East of England -16 5 - -
South West +21 2 £460 -3.08% 2
East Midlands - 2 £240 -
North of England +10 1 - - 3
North West -8 1 - - 1
802.1X
UK

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 37 (58.73%) Cisco
2 31 (49.21%) VPN
3 29 (46.03%) Firewall
4 27 (42.86%) LAN
5 26 (41.27%) DHCP
5 26 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (41.27%) Social Skills
6 25 (39.68%) 802.11
6 25 (39.68%) DNS
6 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
7 24 (38.10%) TCP/IP
7 24 (38.10%) CCNP
7 24 (38.10%) Wireless
8 23 (36.51%) Windows
8 23 (36.51%) Linux
8 23 (36.51%) MS Visio
9 21 (33.33%) WAN
9 21 (33.33%) VLAN
10 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Excel
10 20 (31.75%) CCNA
11 19 (30.16%) WLAN
11 19 (30.16%) IPsec
11 19 (30.16%) VMware
11 19 (30.16%) Degree
12 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
14 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
15 15 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree

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:

Applications
1 23 (36.51%) MS Visio
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (6.35%) AWS
2 4 (6.35%) SaaS
3 3 (4.76%) Azure
3 3 (4.76%) IaaS
3 3 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 31 (49.21%) VPN
2 29 (46.03%) Firewall
3 27 (42.86%) LAN
4 26 (41.27%) DHCP
5 25 (39.68%) 802.11
5 25 (39.68%) DNS
6 24 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 24 (38.10%) Wireless
7 21 (33.33%) VLAN
7 21 (33.33%) WAN
8 19 (30.16%) IPsec
8 19 (30.16%) WLAN
9 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (22.22%) OSPF
10 14 (22.22%) SNMP
11 13 (20.63%) BGP
11 13 (20.63%) POP3
11 13 (20.63%) SMTP
12 9 (14.29%) Network Security
13 8 (12.70%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) Robot Framework
2 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 26 (41.27%) Social Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Military
5 1 (1.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Architect
2 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) IT Support
4 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) RF Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) CGI
3 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
1 10 (15.87%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.11%) PKI
4 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.59%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
4 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.52%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (20.63%) Web Filtering
4 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.05%) ITIL
5 11 (17.46%) DevOps
5 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (9.52%) Service Management
9 5 (7.94%) Security Architecture
10 4 (6.35%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (6.35%) SABSA
10 4 (6.35%) Security Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (4.76%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Python
2 3 (4.76%) C
3 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.17%) Tcl
4 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCNP
3 20 (31.75%) CCNA
4 19 (30.16%) Degree
5 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
7 15 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (19.05%) DV Cleared
9 6 (9.52%) CISSP
9 6 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (9.52%) MCSE
10 5 (7.94%) CCIE
11 4 (6.35%) GIAC
12 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
12 3 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (3.17%) CCIE Wireless
13 2 (3.17%) CCSA
13 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9000
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
3 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.59%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.59%) XenApp
3 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Ansible
2 7 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.76%) HP ALM
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.17%) Iperf
5 2 (3.17%) Nessus
6 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (58.73%) Cisco
2 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.16%) VMware
4 10 (15.87%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) Apple
5 7 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 6 (9.52%) F5
7 4 (6.35%) Meraki
7 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.76%) Aruba
8 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.76%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.17%) CA
9 2 (3.17%) Juniper
9 2 (3.17%) McAfee
9 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.17%) Tanium
10 1 (1.59%) Arista
10 1 (1.59%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.59%) Ruckus Wireless