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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 147 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 24 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.01% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
479 334 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.20% 10.80% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 300 226 269
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £22,743
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £56,750
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
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +1 21 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Glasgow - 1 £21,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 28 (70.00%) VMware
1 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (67.50%) WAN
3 26 (65.00%) Finance
4 22 (55.00%) LAN
4 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) Windows
5 17 (42.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (37.50%) Back Office
6 15 (37.50%) Cisco
7 13 (32.50%) UNIX
7 13 (32.50%) SLA
7 13 (32.50%) Project Management
8 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (25.00%) MPLS
9 10 (25.00%) Firewall
10 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (22.50%) CCNP
10 9 (22.50%) VPN
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (15.00%) Avaya
14 5 (12.50%) Juniper
14 5 (12.50%) OSPF
14 5 (12.50%) BGP
14 5 (12.50%) Blackberry

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) WAN
2 22 (55.00%) LAN
3 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 10 (25.00%) MPLS
3 10 (25.00%) Firewall
4 9 (22.50%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
6 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.50%) ADSL
7 5 (12.50%) PPP
7 5 (12.50%) SNMP
7 5 (12.50%) DMZ
7 5 (12.50%) OSPF
7 5 (12.50%) BGP
7 5 (12.50%) CHAP
7 5 (12.50%) L2TP
7 5 (12.50%) SHDSL
7 5 (12.50%) FCoE
7 5 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 15 (37.50%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Administrator
2 12 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support
4 4 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate
7 1 (2.50%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.50%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) HPUX
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Workflow
3 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.50%) Line Management
4 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) Information Security
4 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) CCNP
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) APMP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) HND
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) VMware
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) Avaya
5 5 (12.50%) Juniper
5 5 (12.50%) Clearswift
5 5 (12.50%) BT
5 5 (12.50%) IBM
5 5 (12.50%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) Nortel
5 5 (12.50%) Brocade
5 5 (12.50%) Fujitsu
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
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