Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.11
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1094 1097 1149
Rank change year-on-year +3 +52 +72
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 63 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.056% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 65 43
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.56% +12.50% -11.11%

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 24,514 27,918 31,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.88% 15.89% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,375 22,720 26,133
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Top 8 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 23 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 63 £60,000 +20.00% 19
UK excluding London -4 44 £58,750 +30.56% 14
East of England +22 21 £65,000 +30.00% 5
London +20 19 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South West +3 11 £45,000 - 2
North of England +32 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
North West +6 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
South East -13 5 £48,750 +8.33% 3

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 63 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 35 (55.56%) Wireless
3 33 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
3 33 (52.38%) Ethernet
4 27 (42.86%) MPLS
5 26 (41.27%) Cisco
6 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (38.10%) VPN
8 21 (33.33%) IPsec
8 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 21 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (31.75%) Firewall
10 19 (30.16%) WAN
10 19 (30.16%) LAN
11 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 18 (28.57%) BGP
11 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (25.40%) Degree
12 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (23.81%) Juniper
13 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
13 15 (23.81%) Linux
13 15 (23.81%) C++
13 15 (23.81%) VMware
13 15 (23.81%) Wireshark
13 15 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (22.22%) DevOps
14 14 (22.22%) OSPF
14 14 (22.22%) C
14 14 (22.22%) CCNP

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 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) Confluence
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (55.56%) Wireless
2 33 (52.38%) Ethernet
2 33 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
3 27 (42.86%) MPLS
4 24 (38.10%) VPN
5 21 (33.33%) IPsec
6 20 (31.75%) Firewall
7 19 (30.16%) LAN
7 19 (30.16%) WAN
8 18 (28.57%) BGP
8 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 15 (23.81%) Wireshark
10 14 (22.22%) OSPF
11 12 (19.05%) DHCP
11 12 (19.05%) DNS
12 11 (17.46%) SNMP
12 11 (17.46%) SSL
12 11 (17.46%) VoIP
13 10 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (4.76%) Redmine
General
1 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Automotive
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Support
8 3 (4.76%) Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 7 (11.11%) XMPP
3 4 (6.35%) LDAP
4 3 (4.76%) FFmpeg
4 3 (4.76%) GStreamer
4 3 (4.76%) HEVC
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) JSON
4 3 (4.76%) Qt
4 3 (4.76%) RESTful
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) DataPower
2 7 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 7 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.76%) MPEG
3 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.76%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Robotics
5 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.94%) FreeRTOS
5 5 (7.94%) ThreadX
6 4 (6.35%) Unix
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.22%) DevOps
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
5 11 (17.46%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
8 7 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (11.11%) ITIL
8 7 (11.11%) Runbook
8 7 (11.11%) Service Management
8 7 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) C++
2 14 (22.22%) C
3 8 (12.70%) Python
4 5 (7.94%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.76%) Assembly Language
5 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.76%) PHP
5 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 15 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (22.22%) CCNP
4 12 (19.05%) CCIE
5 7 (11.11%) CCA
5 7 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (9.52%) CWNA
7 4 (6.35%) CWAP
7 4 (6.35%) CWDP
8 2 (3.17%) CCNA
9 1 (1.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) IEC 61508
2 4 (6.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware NSX
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Cacti
2 7 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.81%) Juniper
3 15 (23.81%) VMware
4 10 (15.87%) Palo Alto
5 9 (14.29%) Aruba
6 8 (12.70%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.11%) Citrix
7 7 (11.11%) IBM
7 7 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (7.94%) Atlassian
9 5 (7.94%) HP
10 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.76%) Adobe
11 3 (4.76%) F5
11 3 (4.76%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.76%) Remedy
12 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.59%) Mitel