Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 957 954 998
Rank change year-on-year -3 +44 +84
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 216 253 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 168 207 221
UK median annual salary £56,250 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.98% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -15.79%

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 67,453 71,611 75,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.29% 40.36% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55,888 59,262 65,798
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 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 -11 207 £57,500 +17.35% 36
UK excluding London +6 122 £45,000 - 17
London +31 93 £67,500 +25.00% 21
South West +32 36 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +16 28 £65,000 +30.00% 2
North of England +38 25 £25,000 -41.18% 2
South East -19 21 £38,500 -18.95% 5
North West +13 17 £24,000 -43.53% 2
Yorkshire +19 8 £36,176 +1.90%
Scotland +11 8 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 4 £30,000 -
Midlands 0 4 £30,000 -14.29% 4

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 138 (63.89%) Cisco
2 113 (52.31%) Firewall
3 101 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 94 (43.52%) CCNP
6 87 (40.28%) Wireless
7 74 (34.26%) WAN
8 72 (33.33%) 802.11
9 70 (32.41%) VPN
10 69 (31.94%) Palo Alto
11 67 (31.02%) F5
11 67 (31.02%) LAN
12 66 (30.56%) Degree
12 66 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
13 65 (30.09%) TCP/IP
14 64 (29.63%) BGP
15 62 (28.70%) DNS
16 59 (27.31%) OSPF
17 58 (26.85%) CCIE
18 57 (26.39%) DHCP
18 57 (26.39%) Ethernet
19 54 (25.00%) MPLS
20 53 (24.54%) CheckPoint
21 52 (24.07%) Linux
22 51 (23.61%) Active Directory
22 51 (23.61%) Wi-Fi
23 50 (23.15%) Finance
23 50 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
24 47 (21.76%) IPsec
24 47 (21.76%) Computer Science

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 (6.48%) Confluence
2 11 (5.09%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.46%) Moodle
7 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (10.19%) Office 365
2 21 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Akamai
4 1 (0.46%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 113 (52.31%) Firewall
2 87 (40.28%) Wireless
3 74 (34.26%) WAN
4 72 (33.33%) 802.11
5 70 (32.41%) VPN
6 67 (31.02%) LAN
7 66 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
8 65 (30.09%) TCP/IP
9 64 (29.63%) BGP
10 62 (28.70%) DNS
11 59 (27.31%) OSPF
12 57 (26.39%) DHCP
12 57 (26.39%) Ethernet
13 54 (25.00%) MPLS
14 51 (23.61%) Wi-Fi
15 47 (21.76%) IPsec
16 45 (20.83%) SNMP
16 45 (20.83%) VoIP
17 44 (20.37%) VLAN
18 36 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.09%) MySQL
2 7 (3.24%) MariaDB
2 7 (3.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (7.87%) JIRA
2 6 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.31%) Phabricator
3 5 (2.31%) Subversion
4 3 (1.39%) Redmine
5 1 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (23.15%) Finance
2 40 (18.52%) Banking
3 22 (10.19%) Advertising
4 15 (6.94%) Law
5 14 (6.48%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.17%) Local Government
7 8 (3.70%) Marketing
8 7 (3.24%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.78%) Retail
10 3 (1.39%) Automotive
10 3 (1.39%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.93%) Electronics
12 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (39.81%) Network Engineer
2 36 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (14.81%) Analyst
4 29 (13.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (12.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (9.72%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 20 (9.26%) Software Engineer
8 18 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 18 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (6.94%) Support Analyst
10 14 (6.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 14 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.02%) Network Analyst
11 13 (6.02%) Security Engineer
11 13 (6.02%) Team Leader
12 11 (5.09%) IT Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 8 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (3.70%) Technical Support
14 8 (3.70%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.41%) XMPP
2 14 (6.48%) HTML
3 9 (4.17%) JSON
4 8 (3.70%) LDAP
5 6 (2.78%) REST
6 5 (2.31%) Ajax
6 5 (2.31%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.31%) CSS
6 5 (2.31%) FreeSWITCH
6 5 (2.31%) LAMP
7 3 (1.39%) FFmpeg
7 3 (1.39%) GStreamer
7 3 (1.39%) HEVC
7 3 (1.39%) Kafka
7 3 (1.39%) Qt
7 3 (1.39%) RESTful
7 3 (1.39%) SOAP
7 3 (1.39%) Web Services
8 2 (0.93%) COM
9 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.76%) Computer Science
2 29 (13.43%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.63%) DataPower
3 10 (4.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.70%) Clustering
6 7 (3.24%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.78%) Robotics
8 5 (2.31%) BBC
8 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.85%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.85%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.39%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.39%) MPEG
10 3 (1.39%) PKI
11 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.07%) Linux
2 43 (19.91%) Unix
3 32 (14.81%) Windows
4 23 (10.65%) Windows Server
5 17 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.63%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.17%) Debian
9 8 (3.70%) FreeRTOS
9 8 (3.70%) ThreadX
10 7 (3.24%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (18.06%) Load Balancing
2 39 (18.06%) Software Engineering
3 33 (15.28%) Network Design
4 29 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 26 (12.04%) Network Monitoring
7 22 (10.19%) Due Diligence
7 22 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 22 (10.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 22 (10.19%) Time Management
8 21 (9.72%) DevOps
8 21 (9.72%) Fund Management
9 19 (8.80%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (8.80%) High Availability
10 18 (8.33%) Project Management
10 18 (8.33%) Scrum
11 16 (7.41%) ITIL
11 16 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.43%) C
2 20 (9.26%) Python
3 16 (7.41%) C++
4 11 (5.09%) Java
5 9 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.70%) Embedded C
6 8 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 7 (3.24%) PHP
8 6 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.78%) C#
8 6 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.31%) SQL
10 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (43.52%) CCNP
3 66 (30.56%) Degree
4 58 (26.85%) CCIE
5 45 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (7.41%) CCSE
6 16 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (6.94%) CCSA
8 14 (6.48%) MCSE
9 11 (5.09%) CCNA
9 11 (5.09%) Security Cleared
9 11 (5.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (4.63%) CCA
10 10 (4.63%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.78%) CWNA
11 6 (2.78%) ISTQB
11 6 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (2.78%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 4 (1.85%) CWDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.17%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.93%) GDPR
6 1 (0.46%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.94%) VMware NSX
4 8 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (2.31%) Dovecot
5 5 (2.31%) iptables
5 5 (2.31%) Postfix
5 5 (2.31%) QEMU
5 5 (2.31%) VirtualBox
5 5 (2.31%) Xen
6 4 (1.85%) Firmware
6 4 (1.85%) Snort
6 4 (1.85%) vSphere
7 3 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.46%) Docker
9 1 (0.46%) pfSense
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (8.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.56%) Cacti
3 9 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (3.70%) Puppet
4 8 (3.70%) SCCM
5 7 (3.24%) Galera Cluster
6 6 (2.78%) HP ALM
6 6 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (2.31%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.31%) Proxmox
8 4 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.85%) Snorby
8 4 (1.85%) Suricata
8 4 (1.85%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.39%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.39%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.46%) QRadar
10 1 (0.46%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 138 (63.89%) Cisco
2 96 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 69 (31.94%) Palo Alto
4 67 (31.02%) F5
5 53 (24.54%) CheckPoint
6 37 (17.13%) VMware
7 35 (16.20%) HP
8 33 (15.28%) Juniper
9 27 (12.50%) Aruba
10 20 (9.26%) SolarWinds
11 19 (8.80%) Citrix
12 16 (7.41%) Symantec
13 14 (6.48%) Atlassian
14 11 (5.09%) Ruckus Wireless
14 11 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (4.63%) IBM
16 9 (4.17%) NETGEAR
16 9 (4.17%) Remedy
17 8 (3.70%) FireEye
17 8 (3.70%) Riverbed