Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 959 996 1059
Rank change year-on-year +37 +63 +84
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 226 251 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 178 179 201
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +13.10%
10th Percentile £28,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +18.75%

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 70006 73765 82849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.17% 38.89% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57934 63958 70877
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +25 218 £50,000 -4.76% 7
UK excluding London +24 122 £45,000 +9.76% 5
London +8 99 £55,000 - 3
South East +39 47 £48,500 -3.00%
East of England +17 26 £50,000 - 2
Midlands +52 24 £29,750 +12.26%
West Midlands +27 22 £29,750 +12.26%
North of England -10 18 £42,500 +11.84%
North West -28 11 £42,500 +11.84%
Yorkshire +13 6 £35,500 -29.00%
South West +6 5 - - 2
Wales - 2 £23,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £30,000 -
Scotland -21 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 140 (61.95%) Cisco
2 126 (55.75%) Firewall
3 117 (51.77%) Wireless
4 107 (47.35%) VPN
5 98 (43.36%) 802.11
6 89 (39.38%) Cisco Certification
7 82 (36.28%) WAN
8 78 (34.51%) Juniper
8 78 (34.51%) IPsec
9 77 (34.07%) MPLS
10 73 (32.30%) DHCP
11 71 (31.42%) DNS
12 69 (30.53%) LAN
13 68 (30.09%) OSPF
14 66 (29.20%) BGP
15 65 (28.76%) CCNP
16 56 (24.78%) CheckPoint
17 54 (23.89%) Windows
17 54 (23.89%) Palo Alto
18 52 (23.01%) Microsoft
19 51 (22.57%) Wi-Fi
20 49 (21.68%) Data Centre
21 46 (20.35%) VMware
22 44 (19.47%) VoIP
22 44 (19.47%) Cisco ASA
23 42 (18.58%) Cisco Nexus
23 42 (18.58%) C
24 41 (18.14%) ITIL
24 41 (18.14%) Citrix
25 40 (17.70%) TCP/IP

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 12 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.21%) IIS
4 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.33%) InDesign
2 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.37%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.08%) SaaS
4 15 (6.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.10%) G Suite
7 5 (2.21%) IaaS
8 3 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 126 (55.75%) Firewall
2 117 (51.77%) Wireless
3 107 (47.35%) VPN
4 98 (43.36%) 802.11
5 82 (36.28%) WAN
6 78 (34.51%) IPsec
7 77 (34.07%) MPLS
8 73 (32.30%) DHCP
9 71 (31.42%) DNS
10 69 (30.53%) LAN
11 68 (30.09%) OSPF
12 66 (29.20%) BGP
13 51 (22.57%) Wi-Fi
14 44 (19.47%) Cisco ASA
14 44 (19.47%) VoIP
15 42 (18.58%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (17.70%) TCP/IP
17 38 (16.81%) NetScaler
18 35 (15.49%) Ethernet
18 35 (15.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (7.96%) Finance
2 16 (7.08%) Banking
2 16 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.65%) Games
5 4 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Publishing
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (44.69%) Network Engineer
2 45 (19.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (15.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 30 (13.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (10.18%) Analyst
6 22 (9.73%) Wireless Engineer
7 18 (7.96%) Consultant
7 18 (7.96%) Juniper Engineer
8 17 (7.52%) Embedded Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Audio DSP Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Audio Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) DSP Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Embedded C Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Network Analyst
9 16 (7.08%) Security Engineer
10 13 (5.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 13 (5.75%) Network Security Engineer
11 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.54%) REST
2 7 (3.10%) JSON
3 6 (2.65%) XMPP
4 5 (2.21%) LAMP
5 1 (0.44%) .NET
5 1 (0.44%) Ajax
5 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) POSIX
5 1 (0.44%) SOAP
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.68%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.31%) PKI
5 7 (3.10%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.10%) Equities
5 7 (3.10%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.65%) DataPower
6 6 (2.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (2.21%) Spread Betting
8 4 (1.77%) CCTV
8 4 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.89%) Windows
2 25 (11.06%) Linux
3 24 (10.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (10.18%) Windows 7
5 18 (7.96%) Windows Server
6 16 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (6.64%) Unix
8 11 (4.87%) Windows 10
8 11 (4.87%) Windows 8
8 11 (4.87%) Windows Vista
9 9 (3.98%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.65%) Debian
11 5 (2.21%) Android
11 5 (2.21%) CentOS
12 3 (1.33%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.14%) ITIL
2 37 (16.37%) Network Management
3 31 (13.72%) Problem Management
4 26 (11.50%) Change Management
4 26 (11.50%) Network Architecture
4 26 (11.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 25 (11.06%) Network Design
6 24 (10.62%) Load Balancing
7 20 (8.85%) Incident Management
7 20 (8.85%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.52%) Configuration Management
8 17 (7.52%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (7.08%) Embedded Software Development
9 16 (7.08%) Scenario Testing
10 15 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 14 (6.19%) SIEM
12 13 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (5.31%) Information Security
13 12 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (5.31%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.58%) C
2 24 (10.62%) Python
3 17 (7.52%) Embedded C
4 10 (4.42%) C++
5 9 (3.98%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.54%) SQL
7 7 (3.10%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.21%) Perl
8 5 (2.21%) VB
9 4 (1.77%) C#
9 4 (1.77%) Java
10 3 (1.33%) Ruby
11 2 (0.88%) Lua
12 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (39.38%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (28.76%) CCNP
3 40 (17.70%) Degree
4 39 (17.26%) CCIE
5 23 (10.18%) CCNA
6 19 (8.41%) CISSP
6 19 (8.41%) Security Cleared
7 16 (7.08%) SC Cleared
8 15 (6.64%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (5.31%) Master's Degree
9 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (4.87%) CCIE Security
10 11 (4.87%) CCSE
10 11 (4.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (4.87%) JNCIS
11 9 (3.98%) CWNA
11 9 (3.98%) MCSE
12 8 (3.54%) CISA
12 8 (3.54%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (5.31%) PCI DSS
1 12 (5.31%) SLA
2 5 (2.21%) GDPR
2 5 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 38 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 34 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 15 (6.64%) Virtual Servers
4 14 (6.19%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.42%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.65%) KVM
6 6 (2.65%) VMware NSX
6 6 (2.65%) vSphere
7 2 (0.88%) Snort
7 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.44%) Docker
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
8 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.44%) pfSense
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (7.96%) SCCM
2 14 (6.19%) Cacti
2 14 (6.19%) FortiGate
3 8 (3.54%) AirWatch
3 8 (3.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.65%) OpenNebula
4 6 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.65%) Puppet
4 6 (2.65%) SCOM
5 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.88%) Snorby
5 2 (0.88%) Suricata
5 2 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (0.88%) WMI
6 1 (0.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.44%) Rsyslog
6 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 140 (61.95%) Cisco
2 78 (34.51%) Juniper
3 56 (24.78%) CheckPoint
4 54 (23.89%) Palo Alto
5 52 (23.01%) Microsoft
6 46 (20.35%) VMware
7 41 (18.14%) Citrix
8 36 (15.93%) HP
9 34 (15.04%) Aruba
10 30 (13.27%) F5
11 27 (11.95%) Riverbed
12 23 (10.18%) SolarWinds
13 21 (9.29%) Blue Coat
14 14 (6.19%) Fortinet
15 13 (5.75%) Google
15 13 (5.75%) ProCurve
16 11 (4.87%) IronPort
16 11 (4.87%) Mitel
16 11 (4.87%) Tufin
17 9 (3.98%) BT