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

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1002 908 1113
Rank change year-on-year -94 +205 +41
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 179 268 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 111 183 157
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 70,974 69,033 81,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.76% 39.56% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59,993 59,426 69,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 February 2018.

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 25 February 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 -63 177 £50,000 +5.26% 35
UK excluding London -49 104 £50,000 +11.11% 27
London -43 73 £52,500 -4.55% 11
East of England -5 29 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South East -25 24 £48,500 -3.00% 8
North of England +13 19 £35,750 -24.74% 8
South West +21 18 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North West +8 18 £35,750 -20.56% 8
Midlands -13 15 £49,000 +7.69% 5
West Midlands -17 15 £49,000 +7.69% 3
Yorkshire +10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 125 (69.83%) Cisco
2 106 (59.22%) 802.11
3 88 (49.16%) Firewall
4 78 (43.58%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (43.58%) VPN
5 74 (41.34%) Wireless
6 73 (40.78%) Cisco ASA
7 62 (34.64%) CCNP
8 61 (34.08%) IPsec
9 58 (32.40%) BGP
9 58 (32.40%) DNS
9 58 (32.40%) DHCP
10 56 (31.28%) Python
10 56 (31.28%) Juniper
11 54 (30.17%) MPLS
12 53 (29.61%) F5
13 51 (28.49%) LAN
13 51 (28.49%) Wi-Fi
14 49 (27.37%) SNMP
14 49 (27.37%) OSPF
14 49 (27.37%) CheckPoint
15 47 (26.26%) WAN
15 47 (26.26%) Network Security
16 46 (25.70%) Software Engineering
16 46 (25.70%) Linux
17 42 (23.46%) TCP/IP
18 41 (22.91%) Palo Alto
19 40 (22.35%) Data Centre
20 39 (21.79%) VMware
21 36 (20.11%) Microsoft

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 9 (5.03%) Confluence
1 9 (5.03%) OpenStack
2 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.26%) Akamai
2 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.91%) Office 365
4 4 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.23%) SaaS
5 2 (1.12%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 106 (59.22%) 802.11
2 88 (49.16%) Firewall
3 78 (43.58%) VPN
4 74 (41.34%) Wireless
5 73 (40.78%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (34.08%) IPsec
7 58 (32.40%) BGP
7 58 (32.40%) DHCP
7 58 (32.40%) DNS
8 54 (30.17%) MPLS
9 51 (28.49%) LAN
9 51 (28.49%) Wi-Fi
10 49 (27.37%) OSPF
10 49 (27.37%) SNMP
11 47 (26.26%) Network Security
11 47 (26.26%) WAN
12 42 (23.46%) TCP/IP
13 35 (19.55%) Ethernet
14 32 (17.88%) HTTP
15 28 (15.64%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 18 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.03%) JIRA
3 5 (2.79%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.79%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 23 (12.85%) Games
3 7 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.79%) Advertising
4 5 (2.79%) Electronics
5 4 (2.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (44.69%) Network Engineer
2 23 (12.85%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (10.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 17 (9.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Wireless Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Network Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.15%) Network Specialist
10 10 (5.59%) Network Security Specialist
10 10 (5.59%) Penetration Tester
10 10 (5.59%) Security Specialist
10 10 (5.59%) Tester
11 9 (5.03%) Analyst
11 9 (5.03%) Network Analyst
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) HTML
1 14 (7.82%) XML
2 8 (4.47%) LDAP
3 5 (2.79%) STL
4 4 (2.23%) XMPP
5 2 (1.12%) JSON
5 2 (1.12%) OpenDaylight
5 2 (1.12%) REST
6 1 (0.56%) .NET
6 1 (0.56%) Ajax
6 1 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.56%) POSIX
6 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.35%) Data Centre
2 26 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.17%) PKI
4 14 (7.82%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.59%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.23%) DataPower
7 4 (2.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.23%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 3 (1.68%) CCTV
8 3 (1.68%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.68%) PDA
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Online Games
10 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.70%) Linux
2 32 (17.88%) Windows
3 31 (17.32%) Unix
4 10 (5.59%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.03%) FreeRTOS
5 9 (5.03%) ThreadX
5 9 (5.03%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.47%) CentOS
7 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.79%) Solaris
9 5 (2.79%) VxWorks
10 3 (1.68%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.56%) Debian
12 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.70%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.08%) Load Balancing
3 25 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.97%) DevOps
4 23 (12.85%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (10.61%) Network Management
6 18 (10.06%) Network Design
7 15 (8.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 15 (8.38%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (8.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 15 (8.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 15 (8.38%) WAN Optimisation
8 14 (7.82%) Mentoring
9 13 (7.26%) ITIL
10 10 (5.59%) Release Management
10 10 (5.59%) Social Engineering
11 9 (5.03%) Open Source
11 9 (5.03%) Patch Management
11 9 (5.03%) Security Architecture
11 9 (5.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 56 (31.28%) Python
2 33 (18.44%) C
3 27 (15.08%) PowerShell
4 24 (13.41%) Java
5 21 (11.73%) C++
6 10 (5.59%) C#
6 10 (5.59%) Objective-C
6 10 (5.59%) Ruby
7 9 (5.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.03%) Lua
8 5 (2.79%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.79%) Perl
8 5 (2.79%) Tcl
9 3 (1.68%) R
10 2 (1.12%) SQL
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (43.58%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (34.64%) CCNP
3 29 (16.20%) Degree
4 28 (15.64%) CCNA
5 16 (8.94%) CCIE
6 11 (6.15%) CWNA
7 10 (5.59%) CCDP
7 10 (5.59%) OSCP
8 9 (5.03%) CHECK Team Leader
8 9 (5.03%) CHECK Team Member
9 8 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (3.91%) CISSP
11 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
13 4 (2.23%) CEH
13 4 (2.23%) MBCS
13 4 (2.23%) MCSE
13 4 (2.23%) RHCSA
14 3 (1.68%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (19.55%) Active Directory
2 21 (11.73%) VMware NSX
3 14 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.59%) Firmware
5 9 (5.03%) NFS
6 8 (4.47%) Snort
6 8 (4.47%) Xen
7 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.23%) ProxySG
7 4 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Docker
8 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.56%) KVM
8 1 (0.56%) pfSense
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (10.61%) Puppet
2 18 (10.06%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (7.82%) SCCM
4 13 (7.26%) vCenter Server
4 13 (7.26%) vRealize
5 8 (4.47%) Nagios
6 7 (3.91%) TrustSec
7 6 (3.35%) Cacti
7 6 (3.35%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.23%) SCOM
9 3 (1.68%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.12%) Ansible
10 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.56%) Nmap
11 1 (0.56%) OpenNebula
11 1 (0.56%) Rsyslog
11 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (69.83%) Cisco
2 56 (31.28%) Juniper
3 53 (29.61%) F5
4 49 (27.37%) CheckPoint
5 41 (22.91%) Palo Alto
6 39 (21.79%) VMware
7 36 (20.11%) Microsoft
8 28 (15.64%) HP
9 27 (15.08%) Riverbed
10 22 (12.29%) Aruba
10 22 (12.29%) Citrix
11 18 (10.06%) Blue Coat
12 16 (8.94%) Fortinet
12 16 (8.94%) SolarWinds
13 15 (8.38%) Arista
13 15 (8.38%) Tufin
14 13 (7.26%) Meraki
15 9 (5.03%) Atlassian
16 6 (3.35%) ServiceNow
17 5 (2.79%) Sun