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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 100 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.83% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 12.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
194 82 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.14% 6.79% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 116 50 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,200 £53,000
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
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