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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 13 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.57% 1.58% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 15.63% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
9 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.07% 10.09% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 43
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) SLA
2 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Dell
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
2 7 (77.78%) SonicWALL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Network Management
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
1 7 (77.78%) Network Management
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) BCP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) SonicWALL
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Dell
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint