The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 17 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.54% 1.13% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 8.33% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.92% 13.58% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 37
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Wireless
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Aberdeen region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BCP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint