The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 160 146 155
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.43% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 4.05% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Average salary £36,895 £35,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.41% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
434 346 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.77% 10.62% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 291 224 268
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -11 6 £35,447 +1.27%
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (60.00%) WAN
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (50.00%) CCNP
4 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (46.67%) ADSL
5 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 12 (40.00%) PPP
5 12 (40.00%) SNMP
5 12 (40.00%) MPLS
5 12 (40.00%) OSPF
5 12 (40.00%) BGP
5 12 (40.00%) CHAP
5 12 (40.00%) L2TP
5 12 (40.00%) Project Management
5 12 (40.00%) SHDSL
6 11 (36.67%) VPN
7 10 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) LAN
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.00%) UNIX
11 5 (16.67%) IIS
11 5 (16.67%) CRM
11 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
1 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) WorkSite
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) ADSL
2 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) MPLS
3 12 (40.00%) OSPF
3 12 (40.00%) BGP
3 12 (40.00%) CHAP
3 12 (40.00%) L2TP
3 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 12 (40.00%) PPP
3 12 (40.00%) SNMP
3 12 (40.00%) SHDSL
4 11 (36.67%) VPN
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (13.33%) VoIP
7 4 (13.33%) DHCP
7 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 3 (10.00%) H.323
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Content Management
5 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) CCNP
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) Mitel
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL