The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 103 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 1.56% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
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
143 192 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.68% 13.08% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 113 115 52
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (26.67%) vSphere
5 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (26.67%) MRTG
5 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (13.33%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) InDesign
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) MRTG
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (13.33%) PPP
7 1 (6.67%) SNMP
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
1 1 (6.67%) ASIC
1 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Tcl
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCDA
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) pfSense
2 1 (6.67%) iptables
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Nokia
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago