The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 92 110 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.25% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 2.63% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 14
Average salary £30,000 £36,895 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.68% +5.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Wi-Fi
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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 152 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.30% 9.66% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 101 69
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
3 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (72.22%) Back Office
5 12 (66.67%) Finance
5 12 (66.67%) SLA
6 9 (50.00%) UNIX
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) CCNA
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (16.67%) MCSE
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) Windows
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) MCP
9 2 (11.11%) HND
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco
9 2 (11.11%) CCNP
9 2 (11.11%) Wireless
9 2 (11.11%) Internet
9 2 (11.11%) VLAN
9 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
10 1 (5.56%) LTE

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
1 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) LTE
3 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) WiMAX
3 1 (5.56%) UWB
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
General
1 13 (72.22%) Back Office
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) CCTV
2 1 (5.56%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) HND
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago