Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.11
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1112 1122 1229
Rank change year-on-year +10 +107 +28
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 99 100 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.053% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 72
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,750 £31,375
90th Percentile £62,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.93% -2.22% +12.50%

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 28197 32099 36357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22815 26256 30085
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Top 12 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 24 November 2017. 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 +49 97 £50,000 +8.70% 13
UK excluding London +46 72 £49,250 +11.93% 8
London +9 27 £55,000 - 5
South East +53 22 £45,000 -25.00%
East of England +10 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Midlands +37 17 £26,500 - 1
West Midlands +21 17 £26,500 -
South West +27 8 £57,500 +30.68% 2
North of England +10 3 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North West -26 2 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Wales - 2 £23,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing 802.11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 802.11.

1 99 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 61 (61.62%) Wireless
3 43 (43.43%) Cisco
4 42 (42.42%) VPN
5 38 (38.38%) MPLS
6 36 (36.36%) IPsec
6 36 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
7 34 (34.34%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (33.33%) Degree
9 30 (30.30%) DHCP
9 30 (30.30%) Firewall
10 29 (29.29%) OSPF
11 28 (28.28%) BGP
12 27 (27.27%) DNS
13 26 (26.26%) WAN
13 26 (26.26%) Python
13 26 (26.26%) CCNP
13 26 (26.26%) VMware
14 24 (24.24%) LAN
15 23 (23.23%) SNMP
15 23 (23.23%) C
15 23 (23.23%) HP
15 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
16 21 (21.21%) Juniper
17 20 (20.20%) CheckPoint
17 20 (20.20%) Network Design
17 20 (20.20%) Palo Alto
18 19 (19.19%) Ethernet
18 19 (19.19%) HSRP
19 18 (18.18%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (5.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) SaaS
2 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.06%) G Suite
4 3 (3.03%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 61 (61.62%) Wireless
2 42 (42.42%) VPN
3 38 (38.38%) MPLS
4 36 (36.36%) IPsec
4 36 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (30.30%) DHCP
5 30 (30.30%) Firewall
6 29 (29.29%) OSPF
7 28 (28.28%) BGP
8 27 (27.27%) DNS
9 26 (26.26%) WAN
10 24 (24.24%) LAN
11 23 (23.23%) SNMP
12 19 (19.19%) Ethernet
12 19 (19.19%) HSRP
13 18 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (16.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (14.14%) Wireshark
15 14 (14.14%) WLAN
16 13 (13.13%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.04%) Games
4 2 (2.02%) Advertising
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Audio DSP Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Audio Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Consultant
6 6 (6.06%) DSP Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) LTE Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) PC Support
7 5 (5.05%) Penetration Tester
7 5 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 8 (8.08%) XMPP
3 3 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) XML
4 2 (2.02%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.08%) DataPower
3 8 (8.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.05%) Spread Betting
6 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) CCTV
8 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Linux
2 13 (13.13%) Windows
3 12 (12.12%) Unix
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 9 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.01%) Debian
6 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Network Design
2 15 (15.15%) ITIL
3 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.11%) DevOps
6 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.08%) Problem Management
8 8 (8.08%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (7.07%) Project Management
10 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.06%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (6.06%) Line Management
10 6 (6.06%) Network Management
10 6 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (6.06%) Process Improvement
10 6 (6.06%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.06%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.26%) Python
2 23 (23.23%) C
3 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
4 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.09%) C++
6 6 (6.06%) C#
6 6 (6.06%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.05%) Java
7 5 (5.05%) Lua
7 5 (5.05%) Perl
7 5 (5.05%) Ruby
7 5 (5.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (33.33%) Degree
3 26 (26.26%) CCNP
4 13 (13.13%) CCNA
5 11 (11.11%) CCIE
5 11 (11.11%) CWNA
5 11 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (11.11%) Master's Degree
6 8 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (6.06%) DV Cleared
7 6 (6.06%) MCP
7 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.05%) CCSA
8 5 (5.05%) CHECK Team Leader
8 5 (5.05%) CHECK Team Member
8 5 (5.05%) MCSE
8 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.05%) OSCP
9 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) VMware NSX
3 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (10.10%) ProxySG
3 10 (10.10%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.01%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Docker
5 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) pfSense
5 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Cacti
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.05%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.05%) SCCM
3 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.03%) Puppet
3 3 (3.03%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.03%) vRealize
4 1 (1.01%) Ansible
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.01%) Rsyslog
4 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (43.43%) Cisco
2 26 (26.26%) VMware
3 23 (23.23%) HP
3 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
4 21 (21.21%) Juniper
5 20 (20.20%) CheckPoint
5 20 (20.20%) Palo Alto
6 18 (18.18%) Citrix
7 16 (16.16%) Riverbed
8 15 (15.15%) Aruba
8 15 (15.15%) F5
9 13 (13.13%) Blue Coat
10 10 (10.10%) ProCurve
11 8 (8.08%) IBM
11 8 (8.08%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (8.08%) SolarWinds
12 6 (6.06%) Fujitsu
12 6 (6.06%) Google
13 5 (5.05%) Dell
14 4 (4.04%) Meraki