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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEEE 802.11
UK
Rank 815 911 940
Rank change year-on-year +96 +29  
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 42 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.21% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 17
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

802.11 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13618 17785 19381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.28% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 14713 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

802.11
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing 802.11 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 802.11 in the UK

802.11
Top 23 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +109 42 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +69 15 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South East +70 13 £46,250 -15.90%
East of England +24 8 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £45,000 -
Dartford - 8 - -
Kent - 8 - -
Cambridge - 6 £45,000 -
Feltham -2 3 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Manchester -19 3 £37,500 - 1
North West -20 3 £37,500 -10.50% 1
West Midlands - 3 £46,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 £46,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire +37 2 £37,500 -33.33%
Brighton - 2 £47,500 -
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £37,500 - 1

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 112 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 86 (76.79%) Wireless
3 76 (67.86%) Cisco
4 55 (49.11%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (46.43%) Firewall
6 49 (43.75%) LAN
7 47 (41.96%) Data Centre
8 46 (41.07%) WAN
9 45 (40.18%) CCNP
10 44 (39.29%) Degree
11 40 (35.71%) CCNA
11 40 (35.71%) MPLS
12 38 (33.93%) DHCP
13 36 (32.14%) DNS
14 35 (31.25%) CheckPoint
15 32 (28.57%) VPN
15 32 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
16 31 (27.68%) OSPF
16 31 (27.68%) BGP
16 31 (27.68%) Network Security
17 29 (25.89%) Windows
17 29 (25.89%) Cisco Wireless
18 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (23.21%) IPsec
19 26 (23.21%) HP
20 25 (22.32%) Python
21 23 (20.54%) Wi-Fi
22 21 (18.75%) CCIE
22 21 (18.75%) SolarWinds
23 20 (17.86%) F5

802.11
Top Related 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 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) G Suite
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 86 (76.79%) Wireless
2 52 (46.43%) Firewall
3 49 (43.75%) LAN
4 46 (41.07%) WAN
5 40 (35.71%) MPLS
6 38 (33.93%) DHCP
7 36 (32.14%) DNS
8 32 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 32 (28.57%) VPN
9 31 (27.68%) BGP
9 31 (27.68%) Network Security
9 31 (27.68%) OSPF
10 29 (25.89%) Cisco Wireless
11 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (23.21%) IPsec
13 23 (20.54%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (17.86%) WLAN
15 19 (16.96%) NetScaler
15 19 (16.96%) TCP/IP
16 17 (15.18%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Electronics
3 8 (7.14%) Games
4 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (49.11%) Network Engineer
2 30 (26.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (24.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Embedded Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Software Engineer
6 14 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (11.61%) Java Engineer
7 13 (11.61%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (11.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.96%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) BYOD
6 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) iPhone
6 1 (0.89%) Tandem
6 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.89%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Linux
3 15 (13.39%) Android
4 12 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 12 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.71%) Windows 8
4 12 (10.71%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.79%) Unix
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.96%) Change Control
2 17 (15.18%) Network Design
3 16 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 15 (13.39%) Android Development
4 15 (13.39%) Cross-Platform Development
4 15 (13.39%) Mathematics
4 15 (13.39%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
5 12 (10.71%) Data Analysis
5 12 (10.71%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (8.04%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.14%) Change Management
7 8 (7.14%) Presales
8 6 (5.36%) Disk Encryption
8 6 (5.36%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.46%) Remediation Plan
10 4 (3.57%) Coaching
10 4 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) Python
2 17 (15.18%) C++
2 17 (15.18%) Perl
3 15 (13.39%) Java
4 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.36%) VB
6 3 (2.68%) Tcl
7 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.79%) C
7 2 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 55 (49.11%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (40.18%) CCNP
3 44 (39.29%) Degree
4 40 (35.71%) CCNA
5 21 (18.75%) CCIE
6 8 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
6 8 (7.14%) CCSA
6 8 (7.14%) CWNA
7 6 (5.36%) MCP
7 6 (5.36%) MCSE
7 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.57%) CCDP
8 4 (3.57%) HP ASE
8 4 (3.57%) HP MASE
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) ProxySG
2 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (9.82%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 7 (6.25%) Cacti
4 6 (5.36%) SCCM
5 2 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (67.86%) Cisco
2 35 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 26 (23.21%) HP
4 21 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 20 (17.86%) F5
5 20 (17.86%) Mitel
6 19 (16.96%) Citrix
7 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 17 (15.18%) Palo Alto
9 14 (12.50%) Riverbed
10 12 (10.71%) Blue Coat
11 11 (9.82%) Juniper
12 8 (7.14%) Meraki
12 8 (7.14%) VMware
13 6 (5.36%) AirMagnet
13 6 (5.36%) Avaya
13 6 (5.36%) Dell
13 6 (5.36%) Fujitsu
13 6 (5.36%) Google
14 4 (3.57%) WatchGuard
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