The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 84 111 94
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 0.21% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 2.07% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £30,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.55% +34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 145 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.61% 10.20% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 115 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Wireless
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Glasgow region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Glasgow

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
3 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 10 (35.71%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) SLA
4 9 (32.14%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
4 9 (32.14%) McAfee
4 9 (32.14%) Network Security
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (32.14%) F5
5 8 (28.57%) HSRP
5 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 8 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 8 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 8 (28.57%) TACACS
5 8 (28.57%) CCNA
5 8 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 8 (28.57%) SSL
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) 2G
6 7 (25.00%) WiMAX
6 7 (25.00%) RNC
6 7 (25.00%) GSM
6 7 (25.00%) UMTS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) WAN
2 10 (35.71%) VPN
2 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) DHCP
3 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (28.57%) HSRP
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
4 8 (28.57%) SSL
4 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 8 (28.57%) TACACS
5 7 (25.00%) 3G
5 7 (25.00%) MPLS
5 7 (25.00%) 2G
5 7 (25.00%) UMTS
5 7 (25.00%) 4G
5 7 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (25.00%) GSM
5 7 (25.00%) LTE
5 7 (25.00%) WiMAX
General
1 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support
4 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.29%) B2B
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Product Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.71%) PMP
3 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) HND
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) SLA
2 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 9 (32.14%) McAfee
2 9 (32.14%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 8 (28.57%) Riverbed
3 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 7 (25.00%) Nortel
4 7 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 7 (25.00%) Nokia
5 6 (21.43%) Mitel
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks