Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for 802.11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 802.11 over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.11
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1047 1085 1186
Rank change year-on-year +38 +101 +61
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 124 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.053% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 68
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £36,197 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £58,350 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,110 27,509 33,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.17% 15.98% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20,769 22,397 28,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

802.11
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for 802.11 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.

Salary trend for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 802.11 over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Top 11 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 6 months to 19 June 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 122 £50,000 +11.11% 17
UK excluding London +2 76 £45,000 - 15
London +27 47 £52,500 +25.00% 3
South West +29 31 £45,000 - 1
East of England +6 20 £65,000 +30.00% 4
South East -13 11 £42,250 -6.11% 6
North of England +5 10 £36,500 -2.67% 2
North West -1 10 £36,500 -2.67% 2
West Midlands +6 3 £31,500 +18.87% 1
Midlands -1 3 £31,500 +18.87% 1
Wales - 1 £26,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads with a requirement for 802.11.

1 124 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 71 (57.26%) Cisco
3 69 (55.65%) Wireless
4 57 (45.97%) VPN
4 57 (45.97%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (44.35%) MPLS
5 55 (44.35%) Ethernet
6 53 (42.74%) IPsec
6 53 (42.74%) Wi-Fi
7 51 (41.13%) Cisco ASA
8 48 (38.71%) BGP
9 46 (37.10%) Firewall
10 44 (35.48%) Juniper
11 43 (34.68%) CCNP
11 43 (34.68%) Software Engineering
12 39 (31.45%) C
13 38 (30.65%) F5
14 37 (29.84%) Python
15 36 (29.03%) WAN
16 35 (28.23%) Wireshark
17 34 (27.42%) Degree
17 34 (27.42%) DHCP
17 34 (27.42%) Linux
17 34 (27.42%) OSPF
18 33 (26.61%) DNS
19 32 (25.81%) TCP/IP
19 32 (25.81%) LAN
20 30 (24.19%) VMware
21 29 (23.39%) SNMP
22 27 (21.77%) Palo Alto

802.11
Co-occurring 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 14 (11.29%) Confluence
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.87%) Office 365
4 10 (8.06%) SaaS
5 8 (6.45%) Akamai
6 1 (0.81%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 69 (55.65%) Wireless
2 57 (45.97%) VPN
3 55 (44.35%) Ethernet
3 55 (44.35%) MPLS
4 53 (42.74%) IPsec
4 53 (42.74%) Wi-Fi
5 51 (41.13%) Cisco ASA
6 48 (38.71%) BGP
7 46 (37.10%) Firewall
8 36 (29.03%) WAN
9 35 (28.23%) Wireshark
10 34 (27.42%) DHCP
10 34 (27.42%) OSPF
11 33 (26.61%) DNS
12 32 (25.81%) LAN
12 32 (25.81%) TCP/IP
13 29 (23.39%) SNMP
14 25 (20.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 23 (18.55%) SSL
16 22 (17.74%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) JIRA
2 9 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.03%) ClearCase
3 5 (4.03%) LabVIEW
4 3 (2.42%) Redmine
5 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (11.29%) Games
2 6 (4.84%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Automotive
3 5 (4.03%) Electronics
4 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.61%) Finance
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (40.32%) Network Engineer
2 29 (23.39%) Embedded Engineer
2 29 (23.39%) Software Engineer
3 25 (20.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (6.45%) Analyst
6 7 (5.65%) Network Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Development Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Network Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Java Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Test Development Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Administrator
9 4 (3.23%) IT Support
9 4 (3.23%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 10 (8.06%) HTML
2 10 (8.06%) XMPP
3 7 (5.65%) XML
4 5 (4.03%) STL
5 3 (2.42%) FFmpeg
5 3 (2.42%) GStreamer
5 3 (2.42%) HEVC
5 3 (2.42%) JSON
5 3 (2.42%) Qt
5 3 (2.42%) RESTful
5 3 (2.42%) SOAP
5 3 (2.42%) Web Services
6 2 (1.61%) COM
7 1 (0.81%) .NET
7 1 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.77%) Computer Science
2 24 (19.35%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) DataPower
4 10 (8.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 8 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.03%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.42%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.42%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (2.42%) MPEG
7 3 (2.42%) PDA
7 3 (2.42%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.81%) CCTV
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Linux
2 16 (12.90%) Windows
3 14 (11.29%) FreeRTOS
3 14 (11.29%) ThreadX
4 12 (9.68%) Unix
5 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.03%) Solaris
6 5 (4.03%) VxWorks
7 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.68%) Software Engineering
2 24 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.13%) DevOps
3 20 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (13.71%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (12.10%) Scrum
6 14 (11.29%) Load Balancing
6 14 (11.29%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (11.29%) UML
6 14 (11.29%) Validation
7 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.87%) Change Management
8 11 (8.87%) Network Management
8 11 (8.87%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (7.26%) High Availability
9 9 (7.26%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (6.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (6.45%) Project Management
10 8 (6.45%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 8 (6.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.45%) C
2 37 (29.84%) Python
3 26 (20.97%) C++
4 21 (16.94%) Java
5 14 (11.29%) Objective-C
6 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.65%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.03%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.03%) Perl
8 5 (4.03%) Tcl
9 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.42%) R
9 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.61%) C#
10 2 (1.61%) Lua
10 2 (1.61%) Ruby
10 2 (1.61%) SQL
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (45.97%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (34.68%) CCNP
3 34 (27.42%) Degree
4 20 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (15.32%) CCNA
6 18 (14.52%) CCIE
7 10 (8.06%) CCA
7 10 (8.06%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.23%) CCSA
9 3 (2.42%) CWNA
10 2 (1.61%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (1.61%) CCSP
10 2 (1.61%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (1.61%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (1.61%) CISSP
10 2 (1.61%) HP APS
10 2 (1.61%) MCSA
10 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (16.13%) VMware NSX
2 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.81%) pfSense
4 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) Cacti
2 10 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.26%) Puppet
3 9 (7.26%) vCenter Server
3 9 (7.26%) vRealize
4 7 (5.65%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (4.84%) TrustSec
6 3 (2.42%) SCCM
7 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.81%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 71 (57.26%) Cisco
2 44 (35.48%) Juniper
3 38 (30.65%) F5
4 30 (24.19%) VMware
5 27 (21.77%) Palo Alto
6 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
7 24 (19.35%) CheckPoint
8 21 (16.94%) Citrix
9 19 (15.32%) Riverbed
10 18 (14.52%) Aruba
10 18 (14.52%) HP
11 17 (13.71%) SolarWinds
12 14 (11.29%) Atlassian
13 11 (8.87%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (8.06%) Blue Coat
14 10 (8.06%) IBM
15 9 (7.26%) Arista
15 9 (7.26%) Meraki
16 8 (6.45%) Tufin
16 8 (6.45%) Zscaler