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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 105 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.40% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 3.16% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Average salary - £35,447 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
145 190 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.77% 12.80% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 117 116 52
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) ASIC
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) WiMAX
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) UWB
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) UWB
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) WiMAX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) ASIC
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) VMware