Period
to 24 August 2017

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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 927 970 1045
Rank change year-on-year +43 +75 +155
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 250 275 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 203 237 205
UK median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +13.10%

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 71090 76167 81919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.45% 38.79% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59008 66158 69915
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 15 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 24 August 2017. 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 +38 240 £48,500 -3.00% 8
UK excluding London +39 140 £45,000 +12.50% 4
London +4 105 £55,000 - 4
South East +89 57 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Midlands - 27 £37,500 -
North of England -34 24 £42,500 +11.84%
West Midlands - 24 £37,500 -
East of England +8 23 £50,000 - 1
North West -54 13 £42,500 +11.84%
Yorkshire +15 9 £35,500 -5.33%
South West +5 6 £50,000 +31.58% 1
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
North East - 2 £41,750 -
Wales - 2 £23,500 -
Scotland -3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, IT jobs citing 802.1X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 802.1X.

1 151 (60.40%) Cisco
2 139 (55.60%) Firewall
3 126 (50.40%) Wireless
4 123 (49.20%) VPN
5 109 (43.60%) Cisco Certification
6 98 (39.20%) WAN
7 92 (36.80%) 802.11
8 89 (35.60%) DHCP
9 87 (34.80%) LAN
10 86 (34.40%) DNS
11 82 (32.80%) Juniper
12 81 (32.40%) CCNP
13 79 (31.60%) IPsec
14 75 (30.00%) MPLS
14 75 (30.00%) OSPF
15 74 (29.60%) BGP
16 60 (24.00%) CheckPoint
16 60 (24.00%) Data Centre
17 59 (23.60%) Palo Alto
17 59 (23.60%) Windows
18 57 (22.80%) Wi-Fi
19 56 (22.40%) VoIP
20 55 (22.00%) ITIL
20 55 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
21 54 (21.60%) TCP/IP
22 50 (20.00%) VMware
23 49 (19.60%) HP
24 48 (19.20%) Microsoft
24 48 (19.20%) Network Management
25 43 (17.20%) Amazon AWS

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 17 (6.80%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.40%) InDesign
2 6 (2.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (5.60%) SaaS
5 8 (3.20%) IaaS
6 6 (2.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (2.40%) G Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 139 (55.60%) Firewall
2 126 (50.40%) Wireless
3 123 (49.20%) VPN
4 98 (39.20%) WAN
5 92 (36.80%) 802.11
6 89 (35.60%) DHCP
7 87 (34.80%) LAN
8 86 (34.40%) DNS
9 79 (31.60%) IPsec
10 75 (30.00%) MPLS
10 75 (30.00%) OSPF
11 74 (29.60%) BGP
12 57 (22.80%) Wi-Fi
13 56 (22.40%) VoIP
14 55 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
15 54 (21.60%) TCP/IP
16 42 (16.80%) Ethernet
16 42 (16.80%) VLAN
17 41 (16.40%) Cisco Nexus
18 37 (14.80%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (11.20%) Finance
2 27 (10.80%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.80%) Banking
4 14 (5.60%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.60%) Games
5 9 (3.60%) Legal
6 8 (3.20%) Publishing
7 7 (2.80%) Retail
8 4 (1.60%) Electronics
9 3 (1.20%) Advertising
10 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.80%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (42.80%) Network Engineer
2 43 (17.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 41 (16.40%) Analyst
4 32 (12.80%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 22 (8.80%) Network Analyst
6 22 (8.80%) Wireless Engineer
7 18 (7.20%) Juniper Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) Consultant
8 17 (6.80%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) Security Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) Audio DSP Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) Audio Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) DSP Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) Embedded C Engineer
10 15 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 14 (5.60%) Senior Security Engineer
12 13 (5.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 13 (5.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.80%) REST
2 11 (4.40%) JSON
3 8 (3.20%) LAMP
4 4 (1.60%) XMPP
5 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.80%) Equities
7 7 (2.80%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.80%) PKI
7 7 (2.80%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.40%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.40%) Smart Meter
8 6 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (1.60%) DataPower
10 4 (1.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 3 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.20%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 59 (23.60%) Windows
2 31 (12.40%) Linux
3 25 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 24 (9.60%) Windows 7
5 23 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.40%) Windows 10
7 11 (4.40%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.40%) Windows Vista
8 10 (4.00%) Unix
9 9 (3.60%) Android
10 8 (3.20%) CentOS
10 8 (3.20%) Debian
11 7 (2.80%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.00%) ITIL
2 48 (19.20%) Network Management
3 34 (13.60%) Change Management
3 34 (13.60%) Problem Management
4 33 (13.20%) Mentoring
4 33 (13.20%) Network Architecture
5 31 (12.40%) Load Balancing
6 29 (11.60%) Incident Management
6 29 (11.60%) Network Monitoring
6 29 (11.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (8.40%) SIEM
8 20 (8.00%) Information Security
9 18 (7.20%) Project Management
10 17 (6.80%) Configuration Management
10 17 (6.80%) Network Design
11 16 (6.40%) Embedded Software Development
11 16 (6.40%) Scenario Testing
12 15 (6.00%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.20%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (5.20%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.00%) C
2 20 (8.00%) Python
3 17 (6.80%) Embedded C
4 8 (3.20%) C++
4 8 (3.20%) SQL
5 7 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.40%) Perl
7 5 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.00%) VB
8 3 (1.20%) Java
9 2 (0.80%) C#
10 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 109 (43.60%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (32.40%) CCNP
3 38 (15.20%) CCNA
4 37 (14.80%) CCIE
5 35 (14.00%) Degree
6 28 (11.20%) CISSP
7 24 (9.60%) Security Cleared
8 23 (9.20%) SC Cleared
9 18 (7.20%) DV Cleared
10 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (4.40%) CCIE Security
11 11 (4.40%) CCSE
11 11 (4.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (4.40%) JNCIS
11 11 (4.40%) Master's Degree
12 10 (4.00%) CCSA
12 10 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (3.60%) CISM
14 8 (3.20%) CISA
14 8 (3.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.20%) PCI DSS
2 16 (6.40%) SLA
3 14 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (3.60%) ISO 9000
5 8 (3.20%) GDPR
5 8 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.40%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 40 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.40%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.40%) KVM
4 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 11 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (2.80%) vSphere
6 6 (2.40%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.60%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.20%) Snort
9 2 (0.80%) NFS
9 2 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.40%) Firmware
10 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (7.20%) FortiGate
2 17 (6.80%) SCCM
3 13 (5.20%) Cacti
4 11 (4.40%) AirWatch
4 11 (4.40%) OpenNebula
4 11 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.40%) Puppet
5 8 (3.20%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (2.80%) WMI
7 6 (2.40%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.80%) SCOM
10 2 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.40%) OpenView
11 1 (0.40%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (60.40%) Cisco
2 82 (32.80%) Juniper
3 60 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 59 (23.60%) Palo Alto
5 50 (20.00%) VMware
6 49 (19.60%) HP
7 48 (19.20%) Microsoft
8 42 (16.80%) Citrix
9 38 (15.20%) Aruba
10 36 (14.40%) F5
11 23 (9.20%) Riverbed
12 19 (7.60%) Mitel
13 18 (7.20%) SolarWinds
14 17 (6.80%) Blue Coat
15 15 (6.00%) Fortinet
16 13 (5.20%) Google
17 11 (4.40%) Arista
17 11 (4.40%) Extreme Networks
17 11 (4.40%) IronPort
17 11 (4.40%) Tufin