Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 974 969 1069
Rank change year-on-year -5 +100 +96
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 206 263 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 146 179 173
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,143 £32,625
90th Percentile £70,625 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% -5.26% +14.46%

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 71856 72784 81265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.06% 39.08% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59850 63041 69745
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 14 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 12 December 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 -43 199 £50,000 - 11
UK excluding London -6 118 £48,500 +7.78% 8
London -21 84 £55,000 - 3
South East +11 36 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Midlands +27 32 £35,000 -23.91% 1
West Midlands +27 30 £42,500 -7.61%
East of England -2 20 £55,000 +22.22%
North of England -4 18 £35,500 -19.32% 3
North West -15 14 £45,000 +2.27% 3
South West +2 10 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 4 £35,500 -29.00%
East Midlands - 2 £30,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £23,500 -
Scotland -25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 135 (65.53%) Cisco
2 116 (56.31%) Firewall
3 101 (49.03%) 802.11
4 100 (48.54%) VPN
5 91 (44.17%) Cisco Certification
6 84 (40.78%) Wireless
7 83 (40.29%) IPsec
8 77 (37.38%) CCNP
9 76 (36.89%) DHCP
10 74 (35.92%) DNS
11 71 (34.47%) OSPF
12 70 (33.98%) MPLS
13 67 (32.52%) Juniper
14 63 (30.58%) BGP
15 62 (30.10%) WAN
16 54 (26.21%) LAN
17 53 (25.73%) CheckPoint
18 49 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
18 49 (23.79%) Palo Alto
19 48 (23.30%) SNMP
19 48 (23.30%) Microsoft
20 46 (22.33%) Windows
20 46 (22.33%) Degree
21 44 (21.36%) Wi-Fi
21 44 (21.36%) VMware
22 42 (20.39%) Active Directory
23 41 (19.90%) F5
24 40 (19.42%) Data Centre
25 38 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
25 38 (18.45%) CCIE

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 7 (3.40%) OpenStack
1 7 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.46%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 34 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.77%) SaaS
4 15 (7.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (3.88%) G Suite
6 7 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.91%) Akamai
8 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 116 (56.31%) Firewall
2 101 (49.03%) 802.11
3 100 (48.54%) VPN
4 84 (40.78%) Wireless
5 83 (40.29%) IPsec
6 76 (36.89%) DHCP
7 74 (35.92%) DNS
8 71 (34.47%) OSPF
9 70 (33.98%) MPLS
10 63 (30.58%) BGP
11 62 (30.10%) WAN
12 54 (26.21%) LAN
13 49 (23.79%) Cisco ASA
14 48 (23.30%) SNMP
15 44 (21.36%) Wi-Fi
16 38 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (17.48%) TCP/IP
18 35 (16.99%) Cisco IOS
18 35 (16.99%) NetScaler
19 32 (15.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.97%) MySQL
1 2 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (14.08%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Investment Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.34%) Games
5 7 (3.40%) Advertising
6 3 (1.46%) Retail
7 2 (0.97%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 101 (49.03%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (15.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 32 (15.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (7.28%) Wireless Engineer
5 13 (6.31%) Analyst
5 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (5.34%) Juniper Engineer
6 11 (5.34%) Network Analyst
6 11 (5.34%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.37%) Administrator
8 9 (4.37%) Lead Network Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Penetration Tester
9 8 (3.88%) Security Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.88%) XMPP
2 7 (3.40%) HTML
2 7 (3.40%) XML
3 2 (0.97%) JSON
3 2 (0.97%) OpenDaylight
3 2 (0.97%) REST
4 1 (0.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) Ajax
4 1 (0.49%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.49%) POSIX
4 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.42%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.14%) PKI
3 21 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (9.71%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.88%) DataPower
5 8 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (3.40%) Equities
6 7 (3.40%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.40%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.43%) Spread Betting
8 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.46%) CCTV
9 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.33%) Windows
2 31 (15.05%) Linux
3 23 (11.17%) Unix
4 12 (5.83%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.34%) Windows 10
5 11 (5.34%) Windows 8
5 11 (5.34%) Windows Vista
6 10 (4.85%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.85%) Windows Server
7 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.40%) CentOS
9 2 (0.97%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Debian
10 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.48%) Network Management
2 34 (16.50%) ITIL
3 29 (14.08%) Network Design
4 26 (12.62%) Problem Management
5 25 (12.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (10.68%) Software Engineering
7 21 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (10.19%) Change Management
8 19 (9.22%) Load Balancing
9 18 (8.74%) DevOps
10 15 (7.28%) Data Analysis
11 14 (6.80%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.31%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (5.83%) Network Architecture
14 11 (5.34%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (4.85%) Information Security
15 10 (4.85%) Line Management
15 10 (4.85%) Security Architecture
16 9 (4.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.53%) Python
2 24 (11.65%) C
3 19 (9.22%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.85%) Java
5 9 (4.37%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.37%) C#
5 9 (4.37%) C++
6 8 (3.88%) Ruby
7 7 (3.40%) Lua
8 5 (2.43%) VB
9 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.46%) SQL
10 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.97%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (44.17%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (37.38%) CCNP
3 46 (22.33%) Degree
4 38 (18.45%) CCIE
5 24 (11.65%) CCNA
6 17 (8.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (7.77%) CISSP
8 15 (7.28%) Security Cleared
9 13 (6.31%) CWNA
10 12 (5.83%) Master's Degree
11 11 (5.34%) DV Cleared
11 11 (5.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
12 10 (4.85%) MCSE
12 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (4.37%) CCDP
14 8 (3.88%) OSCP
15 7 (3.40%) CHECK Team Leader
15 7 (3.40%) CHECK Team Member
16 6 (2.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) SLA
2 7 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 42 (20.39%) Active Directory
2 30 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.80%) VMware NSX
4 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 11 (5.34%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (4.85%) ProxySG
6 9 (4.37%) Snort
7 8 (3.88%) NFS
8 7 (3.40%) Firmware
8 7 (3.40%) Xen
9 5 (2.43%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.49%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.49%) Docker
11 1 (0.49%) KVM
11 1 (0.49%) pfSense
11 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.49%) XenApp
11 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (9.71%) SCCM
2 11 (5.34%) Cacti
3 8 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.88%) FortiGate
3 8 (3.88%) Puppet
4 7 (3.40%) Nagios
4 7 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.91%) SCOM
6 5 (2.43%) AirWatch
6 5 (2.43%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.43%) vRealize
7 3 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.97%) Ansible
8 2 (0.97%) Snorby
8 2 (0.97%) Suricata
8 2 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.49%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.49%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 135 (65.53%) Cisco
2 67 (32.52%) Juniper
3 53 (25.73%) CheckPoint
4 49 (23.79%) Palo Alto
5 48 (23.30%) Microsoft
6 44 (21.36%) VMware
7 41 (19.90%) F5
8 37 (17.96%) Aruba
8 37 (17.96%) Citrix
8 37 (17.96%) HP
9 33 (16.02%) Riverbed
10 20 (9.71%) SolarWinds
11 16 (7.77%) Blue Coat
12 12 (5.83%) ProCurve
13 9 (4.37%) Fortinet
13 9 (4.37%) Fujitsu
13 9 (4.37%) Google
14 8 (3.88%) IBM
14 8 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (3.40%) Mitel