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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 90 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 3.61% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -27.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £30,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £43,400 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -
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
118 166 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 11.99% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) CCNP
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) MPLS
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) CCIE
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (23.53%) Android
5 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (23.53%) Linux Kernel Development
5 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
5 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Network Design
5 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) SNMP
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) BGP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) MPLS
2 5 (29.41%) OSPF
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) VLAN
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SNMP
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) ATM
4 3 (17.65%) DMVPN
4 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
4 3 (17.65%) HSRP
4 3 (17.65%) ISDN
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) PPP
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Data Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) High Availability
2 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Kernel Development
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CCNP
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Facebook
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter