Period
to 17 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 802.1X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 802.1X over the 6 months to 17 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 772 735 967
Rank change year-on-year -37 +232 -8
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 138 106 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 95 88
10th Percentile £42,875 £32,700 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 37,964 30,205 50,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.81% 39.64% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26,182 25,342 42,075
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% +6.60% +6.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing 802.1X in England over the 6 months to 17 June 2021.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in England

802.1X
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +8 65 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Yorkshire +11 63 £65,000 +73.33% 2
London -58 31 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Midlands -27 21 £67,500 +29.81% 1
West Midlands -23 17 £67,500 +29.81% 1
South East -26 10 £52,500 -2.78% 5
East of England -4 9 £42,500 -10.53%
South West -71 2 £52,500 +54.41% 1
North West -34 1 £70,000 +23.89% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
802.1X
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2021, IT 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 permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for 802.1X.

1 79 (57.25%) Wireless
2 64 (46.38%) Ethernet
3 59 (42.75%) TCP/IP
4 57 (41.30%) C
4 57 (41.30%) 802.11
5 52 (37.68%) Python
6 48 (34.78%) HTTP
7 46 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 44 (31.88%) Cisco
9 43 (31.16%) MPLS
9 43 (31.16%) VLAN
9 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
9 43 (31.16%) Test Automation
10 41 (29.71%) Wireshark
10 41 (29.71%) Telecoms
10 41 (29.71%) Social Skills
11 39 (28.26%) DHCP
11 39 (28.26%) C++
12 38 (27.54%) Broadband
12 38 (27.54%) HTTPS
12 38 (27.54%) Validation
12 38 (27.54%) STUN
12 38 (27.54%) XMPP
12 38 (27.54%) Software Testing
12 38 (27.54%) Integration Testing
12 38 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (27.54%) Performance Measurement
12 38 (27.54%) Kibana
12 38 (27.54%) Graylog
12 38 (27.54%) MQTT

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 12 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.90%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.22%) Azure
2 12 (8.70%) AWS
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (7.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.90%) GCP
4 4 (2.90%) Google Data Studio
5 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (57.25%) Wireless
2 64 (46.38%) Ethernet
3 59 (42.75%) TCP/IP
4 57 (41.30%) 802.11
5 48 (34.78%) HTTP
6 46 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 43 (31.16%) MPLS
7 43 (31.16%) VLAN
8 41 (29.71%) Wireshark
9 39 (28.26%) DHCP
10 38 (27.54%) Broadband
10 38 (27.54%) HTTPS
10 38 (27.54%) MQTT
10 38 (27.54%) STUN
11 36 (26.09%) OSPF
12 35 (25.36%) DNS
12 35 (25.36%) Firewall
12 35 (25.36%) VPN
13 32 (23.19%) BGP
13 32 (23.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Burp Suite
1 7 (5.07%) Metasploit
2 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) GitLab
3 3 (2.17%) AutoIt
4 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (29.71%) Social Skills
1 41 (29.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.62%) Finance
3 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (37.68%) Systems Engineer
2 38 (27.54%) Network Engineer
3 35 (25.36%) Automation Engineer
4 33 (23.91%) Wireless Engineer
5 26 (18.84%) Validation Engineer
6 25 (18.12%) Chief Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Juniper Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Core Network Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) IP Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) IP Network Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Senior Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Penetration Tester
9 7 (5.07%) Tester
10 6 (4.35%) Analyst
10 6 (4.35%) Security Analyst
11 5 (3.62%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Senior Penetration Tester
11 5 (3.62%) Senior Tester
12 4 (2.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.54%) XMPP
2 25 (18.12%) RESTful
3 4 (2.90%) POSIX
4 3 (2.17%) LDAP
4 3 (2.17%) Loki
5 2 (1.45%) .NET
6 1 (0.72%) HTML
6 1 (0.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.72%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.97%) Clustering
3 10 (7.25%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.62%) SCADA
6 4 (2.90%) Digital Signage
6 4 (2.90%) IPTV
6 4 (2.90%) SystemC
7 2 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.45%) e-Health
7 2 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.45%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.72%) CCTV
8 1 (0.72%) EPoS
8 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Windows
2 19 (13.77%) Linux
3 17 (12.32%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.07%) Kali Linux
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.45%) CentOS
6 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.72%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.72%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.16%) Computer Science
1 43 (31.16%) Test Automation
2 38 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (27.54%) Integration Testing
2 38 (27.54%) Performance Measurement
2 38 (27.54%) Software Testing
2 38 (27.54%) Validation
3 25 (18.12%) Storage Management
4 17 (12.32%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (10.14%) Mentoring
6 11 (7.97%) ITIL
6 11 (7.97%) Open Source
7 10 (7.25%) Network Management
8 9 (6.52%) Patch Management
8 9 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (5.80%) Cost Reduction
9 8 (5.80%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.07%) Network Design
10 7 (5.07%) OSINT
Programming Languages
1 57 (41.30%) C
2 52 (37.68%) Python
3 39 (28.26%) C++
4 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
5 14 (10.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.07%) Lua
6 7 (5.07%) Ruby
7 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.90%) SQL
8 3 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (15.94%) CCNP
3 10 (7.25%) JNCIP
4 9 (6.52%) Degree
5 8 (5.80%) CCNA
6 5 (3.62%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (3.62%) CREST Certified
6 5 (3.62%) GXPN
6 5 (3.62%) OSCP
6 5 (3.62%) SANS
7 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) CEH
8 2 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) MBCS
8 2 (1.45%) MCSE
8 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.45%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.72%) CCIE
9 1 (0.72%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) NCSC
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.90%) Docker
5 3 (2.17%) Firmware
6 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.45%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (27.54%) Graylog
1 38 (27.54%) Kibana
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (7.97%) vCenter Server
4 7 (5.07%) Nessus
4 7 (5.07%) Nmap
5 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.17%) EnCase
6 3 (2.17%) FTK
7 2 (1.45%) Ansible
7 2 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.45%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.72%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.72%) SCCM
8 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 44 (31.88%) Cisco
2 23 (16.67%) Juniper
3 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.87%) Palo Alto
4 15 (10.87%) VMware
5 11 (7.97%) Fortinet
6 8 (5.80%) Aruba
7 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.62%) Meraki
9 4 (2.90%) Dell
9 4 (2.90%) F5
9 4 (2.90%) Google
9 4 (2.90%) Mitel
9 4 (2.90%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.17%) Citrix
10 3 (2.17%) HP
10 3 (2.17%) Splunk
11 2 (1.45%) CA
12 1 (0.72%) Infoblox