Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 972 932 1028
Rank change year-on-year -40 +96 +74
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 214 252 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 143 207 243
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £30,050 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%

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.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71,014 70,445 77,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 40.68% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59,248 59,594 67,260
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

802.1X
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 802.1X.

Salary trend for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 802.1X over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 14 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 25 June 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 -24 207 £52,500 +10.53% 35
UK excluding London -44 117 £45,000 - 21
London -22 96 £57,500 +12.20% 15
South West +27 41 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -5 23 £63,750 +27.50% 4
North of England +31 20 £36,176 -9.56% 2
South East -52 20 £52,500 +10.53% 10
North West -3 12 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Yorkshire +34 8 £36,176 -8.42%
Midlands -19 7 £30,000 -33.33% 2
East Midlands +3 5 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Scotland - 5 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands -6 2 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Wales - 1 £26,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing 802.1X 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 802.1X.

1 144 (67.29%) Cisco
2 122 (57.01%) 802.11
3 113 (52.80%) Firewall
4 105 (49.07%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (46.26%) Wireless
6 90 (42.06%) CCNP
6 90 (42.06%) VPN
7 87 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
8 83 (38.79%) BGP
9 69 (32.24%) F5
10 68 (31.78%) WAN
10 68 (31.78%) Ethernet
11 67 (31.31%) DNS
11 67 (31.31%) MPLS
11 67 (31.31%) IPsec
12 66 (30.84%) OSPF
12 66 (30.84%) Microsoft
13 64 (29.91%) TCP/IP
13 64 (29.91%) DHCP
14 63 (29.44%) Wi-Fi
15 61 (28.50%) Palo Alto
16 58 (27.10%) LAN
17 57 (26.64%) Juniper
18 55 (25.70%) Linux
19 53 (24.77%) Network Security
20 52 (24.30%) Software Engineering
21 51 (23.83%) Degree
22 49 (22.90%) CheckPoint
23 48 (22.43%) SNMP
24 44 (20.56%) C

802.1X
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 14 (6.54%) Confluence
2 12 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.67%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.94%) Office 365
4 11 (5.14%) SaaS
5 8 (3.74%) Akamai
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 122 (57.01%) 802.11
2 113 (52.80%) Firewall
3 99 (46.26%) Wireless
4 90 (42.06%) VPN
5 87 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
6 83 (38.79%) BGP
7 68 (31.78%) Ethernet
7 68 (31.78%) WAN
8 67 (31.31%) DNS
8 67 (31.31%) IPsec
8 67 (31.31%) MPLS
9 66 (30.84%) OSPF
10 64 (29.91%) DHCP
10 64 (29.91%) TCP/IP
11 63 (29.44%) Wi-Fi
12 58 (27.10%) LAN
13 53 (24.77%) Network Security
14 48 (22.43%) SNMP
15 39 (18.22%) Wireshark
16 37 (17.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.34%) MySQL
1 5 (2.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 17 (7.94%) JIRA
2 5 (2.34%) ClearCase
2 5 (2.34%) LabVIEW
2 5 (2.34%) Phabricator
2 5 (2.34%) Subversion
3 3 (1.40%) Redmine
4 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (14.49%) Finance
2 22 (10.28%) Banking
3 15 (7.01%) Advertising
4 12 (5.61%) Games
5 10 (4.67%) Retail
6 9 (4.21%) Marketing
7 7 (3.27%) Electronics
7 7 (3.27%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.27%) Law
8 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.34%) Automotive
10 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.40%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.47%) Back Office
12 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (44.39%) Network Engineer
2 30 (14.02%) Software Engineer
3 29 (13.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 26 (12.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 25 (11.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 25 (11.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 22 (10.28%) Analyst
7 21 (9.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 16 (7.48%) Network Analyst
9 15 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 12 (5.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.67%) IT Engineer
12 10 (4.67%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (4.67%) Security Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) IT Support
13 9 (4.21%) Wireless Engineer
14 8 (3.74%) Network Systems Engineer
15 7 (3.27%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.67%) HTML
1 10 (4.67%) XMPP
2 7 (3.27%) LDAP
2 7 (3.27%) XML
3 5 (2.34%) FreeSWITCH
3 5 (2.34%) LAMP
3 5 (2.34%) STL
4 4 (1.87%) JSON
5 3 (1.40%) FFmpeg
5 3 (1.40%) GStreamer
5 3 (1.40%) HEVC
5 3 (1.40%) Qt
5 3 (1.40%) RESTful
5 3 (1.40%) SOAP
5 3 (1.40%) Web Services
6 2 (0.93%) COM
7 1 (0.47%) .NET
7 1 (0.47%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 16 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.67%) DataPower
4 10 (4.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 9 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.34%) PKI
6 5 (2.34%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.34%) Robotics
6 5 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.87%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.40%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.40%) MPEG
8 3 (1.40%) PDA
8 3 (1.40%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.70%) Linux
2 36 (16.82%) Windows
3 30 (14.02%) Unix
4 19 (8.88%) Windows Server
5 17 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (6.54%) FreeRTOS
6 14 (6.54%) ThreadX
7 11 (5.14%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.21%) Debian
8 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.27%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.34%) Solaris
10 5 (2.34%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.30%) Software Engineering
2 42 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (19.16%) Load Balancing
4 29 (13.55%) Network Monitoring
5 26 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.21%) DevOps
7 23 (10.75%) Network Design
8 20 (9.35%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (7.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (7.48%) Scrum
9 16 (7.48%) Time Management
10 15 (7.01%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.54%) UML
11 14 (6.54%) Validation
12 13 (6.07%) Due Diligence
12 13 (6.07%) Fund Management
12 13 (6.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (5.61%) Change Management
14 11 (5.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.56%) C
2 41 (19.16%) Python
3 28 (13.08%) C++
4 20 (9.35%) Java
5 15 (7.01%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.54%) Objective-C
7 8 (3.74%) Embedded C
8 7 (3.27%) SQL
9 5 (2.34%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.34%) Perl
9 5 (2.34%) Tcl
10 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.40%) R
10 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) C#
11 1 (0.47%) Lua
11 1 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (49.07%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (42.06%) CCNP
3 51 (23.83%) Degree
4 41 (19.16%) CCIE
5 34 (15.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 30 (14.02%) CCNA
7 12 (5.61%) CCSA
7 12 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
9 10 (4.67%) CCA
9 10 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.74%) CCSE
10 8 (3.74%) MCSE
11 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.87%) CCDP
13 3 (1.40%) CCSP
13 3 (1.40%) CWNA
14 2 (0.93%) CISSP
14 2 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) IEC 61508
2 10 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.93%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.68%) VMware NSX
3 13 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.74%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (2.34%) Dovecot
5 5 (2.34%) Firmware
5 5 (2.34%) iptables
5 5 (2.34%) Postfix
5 5 (2.34%) QEMU
5 5 (2.34%) Snort
5 5 (2.34%) VirtualBox
5 5 (2.34%) Xen
6 4 (1.87%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.40%) vSphere
8 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.47%) pfSense
9 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (6.07%) Cacti
1 13 (6.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.61%) Puppet
2 12 (5.61%) vCenter Server
3 10 (4.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (4.21%) FortiGate
4 9 (4.21%) SCCM
4 9 (4.21%) vRealize
5 8 (3.74%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (3.27%) TrustSec
7 6 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.34%) Proxmox
8 5 (2.34%) Snorby
8 5 (2.34%) Suricata
9 3 (1.40%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.47%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 144 (67.29%) Cisco
2 69 (32.24%) F5
3 66 (30.84%) Microsoft
4 61 (28.50%) Palo Alto
5 57 (26.64%) Juniper
6 49 (22.90%) CheckPoint
7 44 (20.56%) VMware
8 32 (14.95%) HP
9 26 (12.15%) Aruba
10 24 (11.21%) Citrix
11 21 (9.81%) SolarWinds
12 20 (9.35%) Riverbed
13 14 (6.54%) Atlassian
14 13 (6.07%) Fortinet
15 12 (5.61%) Tufin
16 11 (5.14%) Blue Coat
16 11 (5.14%) Meraki
16 11 (5.14%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (4.67%) IBM
17 10 (4.67%) Symantec