Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.11
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1061 1106 1092
Rank change year-on-year +45 -14 +145
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 48 90 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.052% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 61
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.57% -3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

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 22,767 26,452 29,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.07% 15.25% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17,814 21,473 24,022
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,649 £72,500 £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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Top 9 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 16 January 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 42 £65,000 +18.18% 7
UK excluding London +22 30 £50,000 -4.76% 4
London +36 18 £75,000 +33.33% 3
East of England +33 18 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Scotland - 6 £50,000 -
South East +20 3 £45,000 -8.63% 1
North West +31 2 £32,500 +16.07%
North of England +29 2 £32,500 +16.07%
South West -1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 48 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 32 (66.67%) Wireless
3 27 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (35.42%) LAN
4 17 (35.42%) WAN
5 16 (33.33%) VoIP
5 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 16 (33.33%) Firewall
6 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (29.17%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) Network Security
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco
8 13 (27.08%) Ethernet
8 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 12 (25.00%) VPN
9 12 (25.00%) DNS
9 12 (25.00%) C++
10 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
12 9 (18.75%) CCNP
12 9 (18.75%) C
13 8 (16.67%) DHCP
13 8 (16.67%) SSL
13 8 (16.67%) CCIE
13 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (16.67%) IPsec
13 8 (16.67%) xDSL
14 7 (14.58%) Network Design

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 2 (4.17%) CMS
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.17%) Joomla!
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) Wireless
2 27 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (35.42%) LAN
3 17 (35.42%) WAN
4 16 (33.33%) Firewall
4 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (33.33%) VoIP
5 14 (29.17%) Network Security
6 13 (27.08%) Ethernet
7 12 (25.00%) DNS
7 12 (25.00%) VPN
8 8 (16.67%) DHCP
8 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (16.67%) IPsec
8 8 (16.67%) SSL
8 8 (16.67%) xDSL
9 7 (14.58%) BGP
10 6 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 6 (12.50%) MPLS
10 6 (12.50%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) GCC
2 3 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Wireless Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 4G Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) ASIC
4 5 (10.42%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (10.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 4 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (8.33%) Virtual Team
6 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.58%) Network Design
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (12.50%) IC Design
4 6 (12.50%) Network Management
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C++
2 9 (18.75%) C
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 6 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) Assembly Language
4 3 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) Degree
3 9 (18.75%) CCNP
4 8 (16.67%) CCIE
5 7 (14.58%) CCNA
6 6 (12.50%) CCDP
6 6 (12.50%) Master's Degree
7 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.17%) CWAP
9 2 (4.17%) CWDP
9 2 (4.17%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Firmware
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.50%) Avaya
3 6 (12.50%) Nokia
3 6 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 6 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 4 (8.33%) Aruba
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Meraki
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Juniper
6 2 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.17%) VMware