Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.11
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1085 1103 1182
Rank change year-on-year +18 +79 +52
Permanent jobs citing 802.11 84 94 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.053% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 66
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,550 £65,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -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 25,455 28,040 33,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.04% 15.85% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20,129 22,764 27,569
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
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 August 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 16 August 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 +33 83 £50,000 +17.65% 12
UK excluding London +10 54 £45,000 +2.86% 9
London +40 30 £55,000 +30.95% 3
South West +22 20 £45,000 -
East of England +25 17 £70,000 +40.00% 3
North of England +28 8 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North West +13 8 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South East -25 7 £45,500 +1.11% 2
West Midlands +8 1 £31,500 +18.87% 1
Wales +6 1 £26,000 +10.64%
Midlands +1 1 £31,500 +18.87% 2

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 84 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 48 (57.14%) Wireless
3 43 (51.19%) Cisco
4 41 (48.81%) Ethernet
5 40 (47.62%) MPLS
6 39 (46.43%) VPN
7 36 (42.86%) Firewall
8 35 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
9 33 (39.29%) IPsec
10 32 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (38.10%) BGP
11 30 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (32.14%) Juniper
12 27 (32.14%) CCNP
13 26 (30.95%) OSPF
14 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
15 24 (28.57%) Degree
15 24 (28.57%) WAN
15 24 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
16 22 (26.19%) Wireshark
16 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
17 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
17 21 (25.00%) C
17 21 (25.00%) VMware
18 20 (23.81%) LAN
18 20 (23.81%) DHCP
18 20 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
19 19 (22.62%) 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 8 (9.52%) Confluence
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.90%) SaaS
3 8 (9.52%) Office 365
4 2 (2.38%) Akamai
5 1 (1.19%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 48 (57.14%) Wireless
2 41 (48.81%) Ethernet
3 40 (47.62%) MPLS
4 39 (46.43%) VPN
5 36 (42.86%) Firewall
6 35 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
7 33 (39.29%) IPsec
8 32 (38.10%) BGP
9 30 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (30.95%) OSPF
11 24 (28.57%) WAN
12 22 (26.19%) Wireshark
13 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 20 (23.81%) DHCP
14 20 (23.81%) LAN
15 19 (22.62%) DNS
16 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (19.05%) SSL
18 15 (17.86%) SNMP
18 15 (17.86%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) JIRA
2 3 (3.57%) Redmine
3 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (9.52%) Retail
2 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Automotive
3 3 (3.57%) Games
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 20 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.95%) Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Network Team Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Field Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) IT Support
8 4 (4.76%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Research Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Operations Team Leader
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 10 (11.90%) XMPP
3 4 (4.76%) HTML
3 4 (4.76%) LDAP
4 3 (3.57%) FFmpeg
4 3 (3.57%) GStreamer
4 3 (3.57%) HEVC
4 3 (3.57%) JSON
4 3 (3.57%) Qt
4 3 (3.57%) RESTful
4 3 (3.57%) SOAP
4 3 (3.57%) Web Services
5 2 (2.38%) COM
6 1 (1.19%) .NET
6 1 (1.19%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.90%) DataPower
2 10 (11.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.57%) MPEG
6 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.57%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.19%) PDA
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Robotics
7 1 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) FreeRTOS
3 8 (9.52%) ThreadX
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.14%) Unix
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
8 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.62%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (21.43%) DevOps
6 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.10%) Scrum
8 10 (11.90%) Change Management
8 10 (11.90%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (10.71%) High Availability
9 9 (10.71%) Service Management
10 8 (9.52%) ITIL
10 8 (9.52%) UML
10 8 (9.52%) Validation
11 7 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
11 7 (8.33%) Project Management
11 7 (8.33%) Runbook
11 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) C
2 14 (16.67%) C++
2 14 (16.67%) Python
3 8 (9.52%) Java
3 8 (9.52%) Objective-C
4 7 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) SQL
6 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (32.14%) CCNP
3 24 (28.57%) Degree
4 20 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (19.05%) CCIE
6 10 (11.90%) CCA
6 10 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.33%) CCNA
7 7 (8.33%) CWNA
8 3 (3.57%) CWAP
8 3 (3.57%) CWDP
9 2 (2.38%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (2.38%) CCSA
10 1 (1.19%) CCIE Data Center
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) IEC 61508
2 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware NSX
2 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.19%) Docker
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.19%) pfSense
4 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Cacti
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) SCCM
4 2 (2.38%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.38%) vRealize
5 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.19%) Rsyslog
5 1 (1.19%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 43 (51.19%) Cisco
2 27 (32.14%) Juniper
3 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.00%) VMware
5 19 (22.62%) Palo Alto
6 14 (16.67%) Citrix
6 14 (16.67%) F5
7 12 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 11 (13.10%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (11.90%) Aruba
9 10 (11.90%) IBM
10 8 (9.52%) Atlassian
11 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
12 6 (7.14%) HP
12 6 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
12 6 (7.14%) Riverbed
13 3 (3.57%) Blue Coat
13 3 (3.57%) Capita
13 3 (3.57%) Remedy
13 3 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless