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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 136 146 139
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 20 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 3.44% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 6
Average salary £31,250 £40,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% +18.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
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
355 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,902 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 30 January 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
Edinburgh +23 20 £31,250 -8.08%
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (98.21%) VMware
1 55 (98.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 47 (83.93%) Finance
4 44 (78.57%) LAN
4 44 (78.57%) WAN
5 39 (69.64%) Back Office
6 34 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (60.71%) SLA
7 25 (44.64%) UNIX
8 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 17 (30.36%) Windows
10 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 10 (17.86%) Project Management
12 8 (14.29%) Cisco
12 8 (14.29%) SCCM
13 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (12.50%) SAN
14 6 (10.71%) Avaya
14 6 (10.71%) Juniper
14 6 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (10.71%) DMZ
14 6 (10.71%) MPLS
14 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
14 6 (10.71%) Clearswift
14 6 (10.71%) Mainframe
14 6 (10.71%) Firewall

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (78.57%) LAN
1 44 (78.57%) WAN
2 7 (12.50%) SAN
3 6 (10.71%) DMZ
3 6 (10.71%) MPLS
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 6 (10.71%) FCoE
3 6 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (8.93%) VPN
5 4 (7.14%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) DHCP
5 4 (7.14%) VoIP
5 4 (7.14%) H.323
6 1 (1.79%) VLAN
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 47 (83.93%) Finance
2 39 (69.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Administrator
2 22 (39.29%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) Support Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) IT Support
4 14 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (23.21%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Technical Manager
7 4 (7.14%) ICT Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.71%) Replication
3 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) UNIX
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 2000
4 6 (10.71%) HPUX
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.36%) Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (17.86%) Project Management
3 6 (10.71%) Workflow
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
3 6 (10.71%) Line Management
4 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.79%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Time Management
7 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) APMP
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) MCP
3 3 (5.36%) HND
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) CCNP
3 3 (5.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (60.71%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (98.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Firmware
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (98.21%) VMware
2 49 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Avaya
4 6 (10.71%) Juniper
4 6 (10.71%) Clearswift
4 6 (10.71%) BT
4 6 (10.71%) IBM
4 6 (10.71%) HP
4 6 (10.71%) Nortel
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) Fujitsu
4 6 (10.71%) Brocade