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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 104 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 3.57% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 84 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.08% 6.85% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 52 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 £23,200 £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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) 3GPP
1 5 (41.67%) UMTS
1 5 (41.67%) RNC
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) HSPA
1 5 (41.67%) LTE
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) 3GPP
1 5 (41.67%) UMTS
1 5 (41.67%) RNC
1 5 (41.67%) HSPA
1 5 (41.67%) LTE
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Process Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter