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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 85 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 1.46% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £38,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.84% +67.39%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 137 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.23% 10.29% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 102 79
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (50.00%) WAN
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (43.33%) McAfee
3 13 (43.33%) DHCP
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
3 13 (43.33%) Network Security
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (43.33%) F5
4 12 (40.00%) HSRP
4 12 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 12 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (40.00%) SSL
4 12 (40.00%) LAN
4 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 12 (40.00%) TACACS
5 11 (36.67%) MPLS
6 10 (33.33%) Mitel
6 10 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 10 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) SLA
7 9 (30.00%) WLAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) DHCP
3 13 (43.33%) Network Security
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (40.00%) HSRP
4 12 (40.00%) SSL
4 12 (40.00%) LAN
4 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 12 (40.00%) TACACS
5 11 (36.67%) MPLS
6 10 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 10 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (30.00%) WLAN
8 8 (26.67%) IPsec
9 7 (23.33%) RNC
9 7 (23.33%) LTE
9 7 (23.33%) 4G
9 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Network Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) RAN Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Network Support
5 6 (20.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Head of Architecture
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Media
3 1 (3.33%) VHDL
3 1 (3.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) B2B
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Product Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) McAfee
2 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
2 13 (43.33%) F5
3 12 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 10 (33.33%) Mitel
5 7 (23.33%) Ericsson
5 7 (23.33%) Nokia
5 7 (23.33%) Nortel
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) VMware