Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 628 975 974
Rank change year-on-year +347 -1 -22
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 67 124 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 88 174
Median annual salary £66,250 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.47% -17.39% +17.35%
10th Percentile £33,575 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21,618 52,472 67,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.72% 37.40% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18,196 42,984 55,571
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 10 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 21 September 2020. 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 +323 67 £66,250 +39.47% 8
UK excluding London +292 40 £50,000 +5.26% 8
London +248 27 £85,000 +61.90% 1
South East +219 14 £53,500 +7.00% 1
North of England +155 14 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Yorkshire +143 11 £37,500 -9.09% 2
South West +143 10 £34,000 -58.79% 2
North West +133 3 £56,500 +18.95% 1
Work from Home +55 3 £37,500 -3.23%
East of England +143 2 £53,750 +22.86% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 49 (73.13%) Firewall
2 44 (65.67%) Cisco
3 38 (56.72%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (53.73%) OSPF
4 36 (53.73%) BGP
5 33 (49.25%) CCNP
5 33 (49.25%) TCP/IP
6 32 (47.76%) VPN
7 31 (46.27%) WAN
7 31 (46.27%) Wireless
8 29 (43.28%) MPLS
9 28 (41.79%) Palo Alto
10 25 (37.31%) VLAN
11 23 (34.33%) F5
12 21 (31.34%) CheckPoint
13 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
14 19 (28.36%) 802.11
14 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
14 19 (28.36%) Finance
15 18 (26.87%) DHCP
15 18 (26.87%) DNS
15 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (25.37%) LAN
17 16 (23.88%) IPsec
17 16 (23.88%) DMVPN
17 16 (23.88%) Degree
17 16 (23.88%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (22.39%) Load Balancing
18 15 (22.39%) Multicast
18 15 (22.39%) NX-OS

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 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) Akamai
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (73.13%) Firewall
2 36 (53.73%) BGP
2 36 (53.73%) OSPF
3 33 (49.25%) TCP/IP
4 32 (47.76%) VPN
5 31 (46.27%) WAN
5 31 (46.27%) Wireless
6 29 (43.28%) MPLS
7 25 (37.31%) VLAN
8 19 (28.36%) 802.11
9 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (26.87%) DHCP
9 18 (26.87%) DNS
10 17 (25.37%) LAN
11 16 (23.88%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (23.88%) DMVPN
11 16 (23.88%) IPsec
12 15 (22.39%) Multicast
12 15 (22.39%) NX-OS
13 14 (20.90%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Financial Institution
3 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.46%) Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Electronics
6 2 (2.99%) Automotive
6 2 (2.99%) Military
7 1 (1.49%) French Language
7 1 (1.49%) Front Office
7 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Network Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Security Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Wireless Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Security Manager
7 6 (8.96%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (8.96%) Operations Manager
7 6 (8.96%) Security Operations Manager
7 6 (8.96%) SOC Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Network Support
8 5 (7.46%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Development Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Software Development Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
1 4 (5.97%) RESTful
1 4 (5.97%) XMPP
2 3 (4.48%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.96%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Equities
6 1 (1.49%) IPTV
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
1 7 (10.45%) Unix
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Load Balancing
2 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 14 (20.90%) ITIL V3
2 14 (20.90%) Project Delivery
3 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (10.45%) High Availability
5 7 (10.45%) Resource Management
5 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.45%) Security Operations
6 6 (8.96%) Commercial Awareness
6 6 (8.96%) Patch Management
6 6 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (8.96%) Security Hardening
6 6 (8.96%) Tech Ops
6 6 (8.96%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (7.46%) Security Architecture
7 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) C
1 9 (13.43%) C++
2 8 (11.94%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (56.72%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (49.25%) CCNP
3 16 (23.88%) Degree
4 10 (14.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (10.45%) CCNA
5 7 (10.45%) CEH
5 7 (10.45%) MBCS
5 7 (10.45%) MCSE
5 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (10.45%) RHCSA
6 5 (7.46%) JNCIS
6 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.97%) CCIE
8 3 (4.48%) CCVP
9 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) CCDP
10 1 (1.49%) CCSP
10 1 (1.49%) CISSP
10 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) NCSC
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Observium
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) Cisco
2 28 (41.79%) Palo Alto
3 23 (34.33%) F5
4 21 (31.34%) CheckPoint
5 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) ForeScout
6 14 (20.90%) Infoblox
7 7 (10.45%) Juniper
8 4 (5.97%) Meraki
8 4 (5.97%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (4.48%) Capita
9 3 (4.48%) Red Box
9 3 (4.48%) Verint
10 2 (2.99%) Citrix
10 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.49%) HP
11 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.49%) VMware