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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 106 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.075% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 0.88% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
242 114 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.98% 8.56% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 81
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Process Management
1 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk