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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 160 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 3.48% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Average salary £22,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Wi-Fi
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
375 488 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.34% 13.07% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 239 307 224
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 5 £22,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £52,500 - 2
Fife - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) SecurID
4 4 (30.77%) WMI
4 4 (30.77%) CCENT
4 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) RIP
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) Progress
4 4 (30.77%) ADSL
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Retail

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
1 7 (53.85%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) RIP
3 4 (30.77%) SNMP
3 4 (30.77%) ADSL
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) IPsec
3 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) ICMP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Support
2 4 (30.77%) Network Support Technician
2 4 (30.77%) Support Technician
2 4 (30.77%) Network Technician
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) SecurID
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Handset
3 1 (7.69%) ASIC
3 1 (7.69%) DTV
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CCENT
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PMP
5 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) WMI
1 4 (30.77%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Progress
3 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) HP
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