The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless 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
Rank 104 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.89% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 6.29% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £28,825 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
Wireless
Scotland

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Wireless
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (43.75%) LTE
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) 3GPP
3 5 (31.25%) UMTS
3 5 (31.25%) HSPA
3 5 (31.25%) RNC
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) OFDM
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics
6 2 (12.50%) 802.11
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) SNMP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LTE
2 5 (31.25%) 3GPP
2 5 (31.25%) UMTS
2 5 (31.25%) HSPA
2 5 (31.25%) RNC
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) OFDM
4 2 (12.50%) 802.11
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Broadband
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) Android Development
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds