The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 112 72 96
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +24
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 1.43% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 10.06% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 159 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.00% 14.20% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 134 93 116
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,079 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
Scotland

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Back Office
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware