Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEEE 802.1X
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 966 969 945
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 +69
Permanent jobs citing 802.1X 124 218 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 170 207
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +17.35% -2.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,125 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 52,427 67,024 71,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.37% 40.02% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42,957 55,561 58,810
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £32,323 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 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 +8 117 £47,500 -19.15% 30
UK excluding London +11 81 £47,500 +5.56% 25
London +41 40 £55,500 -17.78% 8
North of England +33 34 £45,000 +80.00% 8
Yorkshire +7 22 £41,250 +14.03% 2
South East +34 21 £50,000 +29.87% 6
North West +20 11 £47,500 +97.92% 6
South West -13 10 £82,500 +83.33% 2
Midlands +41 7 £47,500 +58.33% 1
East of England +35 5 £43,750 -32.69% 5
East Midlands +27 4 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Scotland +9 3 £47,500 +58.33% 1
West Midlands - 3 £48,728 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 - 2
North East - 1 £89,995 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 99 (79.84%) Cisco
2 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (61.29%) BGP
4 75 (60.48%) OSPF
5 68 (54.84%) CCNP
6 62 (50.00%) Wireless
7 58 (46.77%) Firewall
8 52 (41.94%) Linux
9 51 (41.13%) LAN
10 45 (36.29%) TCP/IP
10 45 (36.29%) Cisco ASA
11 44 (35.48%) MPLS
12 43 (34.68%) VPN
13 42 (33.87%) WAN
13 42 (33.87%) Windows
13 42 (33.87%) Internet
14 40 (32.26%) ITIL
14 40 (32.26%) DevOps
15 39 (31.45%) Palo Alto
15 39 (31.45%) IPsec
16 38 (30.65%) Juniper
17 37 (29.84%) DHCP
17 37 (29.84%) CCNA
18 36 (29.03%) 802.11
19 33 (26.61%) Analytics
20 32 (25.81%) DNS
21 31 (25.00%) SNMP
21 31 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
22 29 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (22.58%) Fortinet

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 18 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) Apache
2 4 (3.23%) Confluence
2 4 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Office 365
2 8 (6.45%) AWS
2 8 (6.45%) Azure
3 5 (4.03%) SaaS
3 5 (4.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.23%) AWS Fargate
4 4 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.81%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 76 (61.29%) BGP
2 75 (60.48%) OSPF
3 62 (50.00%) Wireless
4 58 (46.77%) Firewall
5 51 (41.13%) LAN
6 45 (36.29%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (36.29%) TCP/IP
7 44 (35.48%) MPLS
8 43 (34.68%) VPN
9 42 (33.87%) Internet
9 42 (33.87%) WAN
10 39 (31.45%) IPsec
11 37 (29.84%) DHCP
12 36 (29.03%) 802.11
13 32 (25.81%) DNS
14 31 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
14 31 (25.00%) SNMP
15 27 (21.77%) VLAN
16 26 (20.97%) NX-OS
17 24 (19.35%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) MySQL
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.90%) Subversion
3 9 (7.26%) JIRA
4 7 (5.65%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.65%) Selenium
5 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.23%) Maven
6 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.81%) CANoe
8 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (16.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Local Government
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.81%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 63 (50.81%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.74%) Network Support
3 18 (14.52%) Security Engineer
4 16 (12.90%) Administrator
4 16 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (12.90%) Network Support Engineer
4 16 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 15 (12.10%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.29%) Network Administrator
6 14 (11.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.65%) Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Consultant
9 7 (5.65%) Network Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Test Automation Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.52%) LDAP
2 14 (11.29%) LAMP
3 4 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.23%) REST
3 4 (3.23%) SAML
3 4 (3.23%) Spring
4 2 (1.61%) POSIX
4 2 (1.61%) Qt
4 2 (1.61%) Yocto
5 1 (0.81%) HTML
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.39%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 14 (11.29%) Clustering
3 14 (11.29%) IPTV
3 14 (11.29%) MPEG
3 14 (11.29%) Replication
3 14 (11.29%) Video\Live Streaming
4 9 (7.26%) PKI
4 9 (7.26%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) User Experience
7 2 (1.61%) BYOD
7 2 (1.61%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.81%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.94%) Linux
2 42 (33.87%) Windows
3 25 (20.16%) Unix
4 22 (17.74%) CatOS
4 22 (17.74%) Windows Server
5 20 (16.13%) CentOS
6 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (11.29%) Ubuntu
8 10 (8.06%) Solaris
9 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.42%) FreeRTOS
11 3 (2.42%) ThreadX
12 2 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.61%) uClinux
13 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) DevOps
1 40 (32.26%) ITIL
2 33 (26.61%) Analytics
3 24 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (19.35%) ITIL V3
4 21 (16.94%) Technical Leadership
5 20 (16.13%) Data Analytics
5 20 (16.13%) SIEM
6 16 (12.90%) Time Management
7 14 (11.29%) Project Planning
8 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (10.48%) Project Delivery
9 12 (9.68%) High Availability
10 11 (8.87%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (8.06%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (8.06%) Computer Science
11 10 (8.06%) Load Balancing
11 10 (8.06%) Network Management
12 9 (7.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 9 (7.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.97%) Python
2 18 (14.52%) Bash Shell
3 12 (9.68%) C
4 11 (8.87%) C++
5 7 (5.65%) Java
5 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.23%) C#
6 4 (3.23%) Ruby
7 3 (2.42%) SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (54.84%) CCNP
3 37 (29.84%) CCNA
4 14 (11.29%) Degree
5 13 (10.48%) CCDP
6 12 (9.68%) CCIE
7 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
8 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
8 9 (7.26%) JNCIS
9 8 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (4.84%) JNCIA
10 6 (4.84%) JNCIE
11 5 (4.03%) CCSE
11 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.61%) CISSP
12 2 (1.61%) CWNA
12 2 (1.61%) MOS
13 1 (0.81%) GCIA
13 1 (0.81%) GIAC
13 1 (0.81%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.26%) ISO 9001
3 8 (6.45%) GDPR
3 8 (6.45%) ISO 22301
4 4 (3.23%) QA
5 1 (0.81%) GPG13
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.81%) NIST
5 1 (0.81%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) TickIT
5 1 (0.81%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.06%) DRBD
2 10 (8.06%) GlusterFS
3 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.03%) Firmware
4 5 (4.03%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.23%) Docker
6 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.61%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.61%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) FortiGate
2 18 (14.52%) ZABBIX
3 16 (12.90%) RANCID
4 15 (12.10%) Puppet
5 14 (11.29%) Nagios
6 11 (8.87%) Kubernetes
7 10 (8.06%) Galera Cluster
8 6 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (3.23%) Ansible
9 4 (3.23%) Grafana
10 2 (1.61%) Cacti
10 2 (1.61%) Nmap
10 2 (1.61%) TrustSec
10 2 (1.61%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.61%) vRealize
11 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.81%) Forum Sentry
11 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (79.84%) Cisco
2 39 (31.45%) Palo Alto
3 38 (30.65%) Juniper
4 28 (22.58%) Fortinet
4 28 (22.58%) Red Hat
5 27 (21.77%) Citrix
6 23 (18.55%) Meraki
7 18 (14.52%) CheckPoint
7 18 (14.52%) VMware
8 16 (12.90%) Draytek
8 16 (12.90%) Huawei
9 14 (11.29%) F5
10 13 (10.48%) Extreme Networks
11 10 (8.06%) Percona
12 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
13 8 (6.45%) BT
13 8 (6.45%) IBM
13 8 (6.45%) Nimsoft
14 7 (5.65%) Blue Coat
15 6 (4.84%) Brocade