Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 945 980 1013
Rank change year-on-year +35 +33 -49
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 101 175 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 73 157 142
UK median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,250 £27,700
90th Percentile £76,000 £80,000 £71,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% -4.08% +8.89%

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 50,797 62,971 72,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.50% 39.53% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41,882 51,730 60,025
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £84,600 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,412 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.92% +5.88% -

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 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for 802.1X in the UK

802.1X
Top 12 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 14 December 2019. 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 +27 97 £50,000 -23.08% 33
London +32 50 £58,500 -16.43% 12
UK excluding London +50 48 £47,500 +1.06% 22
South East +48 20 £50,000 +69.49% 10
North of England +50 13 £37,500 +56.25% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 -
West Midlands +37 6 £85,000 +30.77% 4
Midlands +35 6 £85,000 +30.77% 4
North West +32 5 £47,500 +97.92% 3
East of England +31 4 £46,250 -28.85% 4
South West +2 4 - -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 89 (88.12%) Cisco
2 73 (72.28%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (72.28%) OSPF
2 73 (72.28%) BGP
3 61 (60.40%) Firewall
3 61 (60.40%) CCNP
4 60 (59.41%) TCP/IP
5 58 (57.43%) LAN
6 49 (48.51%) Wireless
7 39 (38.61%) MPLS
8 38 (37.62%) Linux
8 38 (37.62%) CCNA
9 36 (35.64%) VPN
9 36 (35.64%) WAN
10 35 (34.65%) Data Centre
11 32 (31.68%) Windows
12 30 (29.70%) Telecoms
13 28 (27.72%) VLAN
13 28 (27.72%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (27.72%) Multicast
14 27 (26.73%) 802.11
14 27 (26.73%) Juniper
15 26 (25.74%) WLAN
15 26 (25.74%) IPsec
15 26 (25.74%) Palo Alto
16 25 (24.75%) Internet
17 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
18 23 (22.77%) SNMP
19 22 (21.78%) MS Exchange
19 22 (21.78%) IGMP

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 22 (21.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.95%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Azure
2 5 (4.95%) AWS
3 3 (2.97%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) G Suite
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Slack
4 1 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (72.28%) BGP
1 73 (72.28%) OSPF
2 61 (60.40%) Firewall
3 60 (59.41%) TCP/IP
4 58 (57.43%) LAN
5 49 (48.51%) Wireless
6 39 (38.61%) MPLS
7 36 (35.64%) VPN
7 36 (35.64%) WAN
8 28 (27.72%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (27.72%) Multicast
8 28 (27.72%) VLAN
9 27 (26.73%) 802.11
10 26 (25.74%) IPsec
10 26 (25.74%) WLAN
11 25 (24.75%) Internet
12 23 (22.77%) SNMP
13 22 (21.78%) IGMP
13 22 (21.78%) Structured Cabling
14 21 (20.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) MySQL
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
1 18 (17.82%) Subversion
2 6 (5.94%) JIRA
3 4 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.97%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 30 (29.70%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Local Government
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.99%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (57.43%) Network Engineer
2 27 (26.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (17.82%) Administrator
4 16 (15.84%) Network Administrator
4 16 (15.84%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Network Support
6 7 (6.93%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) IT Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Network Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) WAN Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) WLAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) LAMP
1 18 (17.82%) LDAP
2 2 (1.98%) XMPP
3 1 (0.99%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.65%) Data Centre
2 22 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (17.82%) Clustering
3 18 (17.82%) Replication
4 17 (16.83%) IPTV
4 17 (16.83%) MPEG
4 17 (16.83%) Video\Live Streaming
5 12 (11.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) PKI
7 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.99%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.62%) Linux
2 32 (31.68%) Windows
3 19 (18.81%) CentOS
4 18 (17.82%) Ubuntu
5 17 (16.83%) Unix
6 10 (9.90%) CatOS
6 10 (9.90%) Solaris
7 9 (8.91%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.96%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.97%) FreeRTOS
9 3 (2.97%) ThreadX
10 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.99%) Android
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.99%) VMS
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Network Design
2 17 (16.83%) ITIL
2 17 (16.83%) Time Management
3 16 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.85%) Analytics
5 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (13.86%) Project Planning
6 12 (11.88%) Data Centre Operations
6 12 (11.88%) High Availability
6 12 (11.88%) Proactive Management
6 12 (11.88%) Project Delivery
7 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.90%) Load Balancing
8 10 (9.90%) Patch Management
9 9 (8.91%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.92%) Break/Fix
11 7 (6.93%) DevOps
12 6 (5.94%) Data Analytics
12 6 (5.94%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (5.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.94%) Python
3 4 (3.96%) C
3 4 (3.96%) C++
4 3 (2.97%) SQL
5 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (72.28%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (60.40%) CCNP
3 38 (37.62%) CCNA
4 19 (18.81%) CCIE
5 15 (14.85%) JNCIS
6 13 (12.87%) CCDP
6 13 (12.87%) JNCIA
7 12 (11.88%) JNCIE
8 10 (9.90%) Degree
9 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.98%) MCSE
9 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.99%) CCIE Security
10 1 (0.99%) CWNA
10 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.99%) MCSA
10 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.90%) DRBD
2 10 (9.90%) Firmware
2 10 (9.90%) GlusterFS
3 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.99%) XenApp
5 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Nagios
1 18 (17.82%) Puppet
1 18 (17.82%) ZABBIX
2 10 (9.90%) Galera Cluster
3 7 (6.93%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.98%) RANCID
5 2 (1.98%) SCOM
5 2 (1.98%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.99%) Cacti
6 1 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.99%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.99%) vRealize
6 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (88.12%) Cisco
2 27 (26.73%) Juniper
3 26 (25.74%) Palo Alto
4 21 (20.79%) Meraki
5 20 (19.80%) Extreme Networks
6 19 (18.81%) Red Hat
7 18 (17.82%) Citrix
7 18 (17.82%) F5
8 14 (13.86%) CheckPoint
9 13 (12.87%) Aerohive Networks
9 13 (12.87%) Brocade
9 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
10 12 (11.88%) Ruckus Wireless
11 11 (10.89%) VMware
12 10 (9.90%) Fortinet
12 10 (9.90%) Percona
12 10 (9.90%) SolarWinds
12 10 (9.90%) Ubiquiti
13 4 (3.96%) Aruba
13 4 (3.96%) Riverbed