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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 102 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.53% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 3.65% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
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
147 219 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.41% 14.60% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 131 64
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) SNMP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (23.53%) Android
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (17.65%) 802.1X
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.76%) CCDA
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Nortel
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) Nokia

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) InDesign
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) SNMP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) MRTG
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.76%) PPP
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ASIC Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) PMI
1 1 (5.88%) ASIC
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
1 3 (17.65%) Linux Kernel Development
2 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) BCP
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Tcl
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCDA
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) pfSense
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) McAfee
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Nortel
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Nokia
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago