IEEE 802.1X
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for 802.1X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 802.1X over the 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 747 954 997
Rank change year-on-year +207 +43 -250
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 74 77 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.069% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 45 101
10th Percentile £37,500 - £46,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,264 £47,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.19% -32.14% +30.23%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £110,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -47.06% +61.90%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

802.1X is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,426 35,360 53,770
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 23.58% 31.77% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14,378 21,626 31,154
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,163 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.89% +8.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £81,000 £87,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

802.1X
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 802.1X as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 802.1X.

Salary trend for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing 802.1X over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +218 72 £62,882 +32.38% 10
UK excluding London +66 39 £52,500 +16.67% 9
London +227 32 £70,073 +0.10%
Work from Home +161 16 £80,000 +45.45% 1
South East +51 15 £53,000 +17.78% 3
Midlands - 11 £38,750 - 4
East Midlands - 8 £37,500 -
East of England +46 6 £80,000 +201.89% 2
South West - 6 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £46,500 - 4
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -

802.1X
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.49%) Azure
2 14 (18.92%) Entra ID
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (13.51%) AWS
4 6 (8.11%) AWS Direct Connect
4 6 (8.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (5.41%) IaaS
6 3 (4.05%) PaaS
6 3 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.70%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.70%) SaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (67.57%) Firewall
2 45 (60.81%) BGP
3 43 (58.11%) OSPF
4 37 (50.00%) VPN
5 34 (45.95%) VLAN
5 34 (45.95%) Wireless
6 28 (37.84%) 802.11
6 28 (37.84%) DNS
7 27 (36.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (35.14%) WAN
9 25 (33.78%) LAN
10 23 (31.08%) IPsec
11 21 (28.38%) TCP/IP
12 19 (25.68%) Cisco Firepower
12 19 (25.68%) DHCP
13 16 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (21.62%) Network Security
14 15 (20.27%) HSRP
15 14 (18.92%) Cisco ISE
16 12 (16.22%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Git
2 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.92%) Social Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Organisational Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Finance
4 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Law
5 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Cyber-Physical System
6 2 (2.70%) Electronics
6 2 (2.70%) Publishing
7 1 (1.35%) Automotive
7 1 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Network Support
3 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.16%) Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Network Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior
7 6 (8.11%) Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Security Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Radio Specialist
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (5.41%) Lead
9 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) SAML
2 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) XMPP
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.76%) PCIe
3 5 (6.76%) Reinsurance
4 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (2.70%) IoT
5 2 (2.70%) Molecular Biology
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) SCADA
5 2 (2.70%) Smart City
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) ARM Cortex
6 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.35%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (18.92%) Network Management
2 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (16.22%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
3 11 (14.86%) Project Delivery
4 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.81%) Information Security
5 8 (10.81%) ITIL
5 8 (10.81%) Network Architecture
5 8 (10.81%) Patch Management
6 7 (9.46%) Agile
6 7 (9.46%) Change Control
6 7 (9.46%) Change Management
7 6 (8.11%) ITSM
7 6 (8.11%) Network Design
7 6 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.11%) Roadmaps
7 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.70%) Python
2 2 (2.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) C#
3 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (58.11%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (50.00%) CCNP
3 26 (35.14%) Security Cleared
4 15 (20.27%) CCNA
5 14 (18.92%) CCIE
6 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
8 5 (6.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (5.41%) CWAP
9 4 (5.41%) CWNA
10 3 (4.05%) MCT
10 3 (4.05%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (2.70%) CCIP
11 2 (2.70%) CEH
11 2 (2.70%) CompTIA CySA+
11 2 (2.70%) ECSA
11 2 (2.70%) GPEN
12 1 (1.35%) CCDP
12 1 (1.35%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (1.35%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) Firmware
3 5 (6.76%) Embedded Firmware
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (5.41%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Nessus
3 2 (2.70%) Progress Chef
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (66.22%) Cisco
2 21 (28.38%) Juniper
3 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
4 11 (14.86%) F5
5 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Palo Alto
5 9 (12.16%) SolarWinds
6 8 (10.81%) Veeam
7 7 (9.46%) Fortinet
7 7 (9.46%) Riverbed
8 6 (8.11%) VMware
9 5 (6.76%) Meraki
9 5 (6.76%) NetApp
10 4 (5.41%) Citrix
10 4 (5.41%) Commvault
10 4 (5.41%) Ribbon
11 3 (4.05%) Arista
11 3 (4.05%) Aruba
11 3 (4.05%) Salesforce
12 2 (2.70%) Splunk