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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 152 156 168
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 1.56% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Median salary £36,250 £52,500 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.95% +42.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £52,500 £31,080
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
338 385 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.79% 12.07% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 204 265 283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 2 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow -6 2 £32,500 -38.09%
West Lothian +9 1 £70,000 -
Fife -3 1 £27,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) BGP
5 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
5 7 (46.67%) Process Management
6 6 (40.00%) SNMP
6 6 (40.00%) ADSL
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) IPsec
8 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
8 4 (26.67%) L2TP
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (26.67%) Network Design
8 4 (26.67%) SHDSL
8 4 (26.67%) F5
8 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
9 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (20.00%) SSL

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
5 6 (40.00%) ADSL
5 6 (40.00%) SNMP
6 5 (33.33%) IPsec
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) L2TP
7 4 (26.67%) SHDSL
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) IPv4
8 3 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Process Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCENT
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (13.33%) WMI
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
2 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Progress
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft