Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 634 967 995
Rank change year-on-year +333 +28 +7
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 70 101 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 158
Median annual salary £61,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.00% -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,125 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -2.06%

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 24,028 51,871 64,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.74% 38.20% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20,649 42,841 53,018
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,000 £87,500 £83,750
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 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 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 +321 67 £55,000 +10.00% 10
UK excluding London +272 43 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England +146 25 £37,500 - 4
London +249 24 £85,000 +45.30% 2
Yorkshire +105 22 £37,500 - 1
Work from Home +7 17 £47,500 +22.58% 4
South East +179 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England +134 6 £40,000 -11.11%
North West +114 3 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Midlands +118 1 £55,000 +12.87% 1
South West +111 1 £52,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 38 (54.29%) Wireless
2 33 (47.14%) MPLS
3 32 (45.71%) Cisco
4 29 (41.43%) VLAN
5 27 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (37.14%) TCP/IP
6 26 (37.14%) Firewall
7 25 (35.71%) VPN
8 24 (34.29%) IPv6
8 24 (34.29%) 802.11
8 24 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (31.43%) CCNP
9 22 (31.43%) DNS
9 22 (31.43%) DHCP
9 22 (31.43%) Ethernet
10 21 (30.00%) WAN
10 21 (30.00%) IPv4
10 21 (30.00%) OSPF
10 21 (30.00%) BGP
10 21 (30.00%) Palo Alto
11 18 (25.71%) Internet
12 17 (24.29%) F5
13 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
13 16 (22.86%) C
13 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
13 16 (22.86%) Finance
14 15 (21.43%) C++
14 15 (21.43%) Python
15 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint

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 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.86%) AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Azure
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (54.29%) Wireless
2 33 (47.14%) MPLS
3 29 (41.43%) VLAN
4 26 (37.14%) Firewall
4 26 (37.14%) TCP/IP
5 25 (35.71%) VPN
6 24 (34.29%) 802.11
6 24 (34.29%) IPv6
6 24 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
7 22 (31.43%) DHCP
7 22 (31.43%) DNS
7 22 (31.43%) Ethernet
8 21 (30.00%) BGP
8 21 (30.00%) IPv4
8 21 (30.00%) OSPF
8 21 (30.00%) WAN
9 18 (25.71%) Internet
10 12 (17.14%) 3GPP
10 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (17.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
1 2 (2.86%) Big Data
1 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.86%) HBase
1 2 (2.86%) Impala
1 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) AutoIt
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
1 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Electronics
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) French Language
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Wireless Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Chief Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Architect
8 6 (8.57%) Broadband Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Customer Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Systems Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Development Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Software Development Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Wireless Architect
11 3 (4.29%) Principal Architect
11 3 (4.29%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) RESTful
2 9 (12.86%) XMPP
3 3 (4.29%) HTML
3 3 (4.29%) LDAP
4 2 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (1.43%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.43%) Equities
3 1 (1.43%) IPTV
3 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Storage Management
3 10 (14.29%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 10 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 10 (14.29%) Validation
4 9 (12.86%) Performance Measurement
5 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.14%) Network Design
7 5 (7.14%) Project Management
7 5 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) C
2 15 (21.43%) C++
2 15 (21.43%) Python
3 4 (5.71%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (31.43%) CCNP
3 11 (15.71%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) JNCIS
5 3 (4.29%) CCIE
5 3 (4.29%) CCNA
6 2 (2.86%) CEH
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.86%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.86%) MBCS
6 2 (2.86%) MCSE
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.86%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.43%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (1.43%) CCVP
7 1 (1.43%) CISSP
7 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Graylog
1 6 (8.57%) Kibana
2 3 (4.29%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (1.43%) Ansible
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.43%) EnCase
4 1 (1.43%) FTK
4 1 (1.43%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Cisco
2 21 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 17 (24.29%) F5
4 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.29%) ForeScout
5 10 (14.29%) Infoblox
6 9 (12.86%) Juniper
7 6 (8.57%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.71%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (4.29%) Meraki
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix
10 2 (2.86%) Oracle
10 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.86%) VMware
11 1 (1.43%) AlienVault
11 1 (1.43%) HP
11 1 (1.43%) Red Box
11 1 (1.43%) Verint