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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 156 133
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -23
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 18 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.20% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 1.75% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 20
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,000 £34,100
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
356 343 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.05% 11.60% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 237 218 219
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +19 8 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Glasgow +28 5 £36,500 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
2 16 (69.57%) LAN
3 15 (65.22%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
4 13 (56.52%) Wireless
4 13 (56.52%) Network Security
5 12 (52.17%) VPN
6 11 (47.83%) VoIP
6 11 (47.83%) MPLS
6 11 (47.83%) IPsec
6 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (47.83%) FortiGate
7 10 (43.48%) ITIL V3
7 10 (43.48%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (43.48%) Aruba
7 10 (43.48%) ITIL
8 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
9 7 (30.43%) F5
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
11 5 (21.74%) Firewall
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
12 4 (17.39%) Retail
12 4 (17.39%) CCNA
13 3 (13.04%) CCDP
13 3 (13.04%) Internet
13 3 (13.04%) Bluetooth
13 3 (13.04%) DECT

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 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) Network Security
2 13 (56.52%) Wireless
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (47.83%) IPsec
4 11 (47.83%) MPLS
4 11 (47.83%) VoIP
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (43.48%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (26.09%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
9 3 (13.04%) Bluetooth
9 3 (13.04%) DECT
9 3 (13.04%) Internet
9 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
10 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.35%) RIP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Network Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) CMMI
3 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCDP
4 3 (13.04%) CCMSE
4 3 (13.04%) CCSA
4 3 (13.04%) CCSE
4 3 (13.04%) CCSM
5 1 (4.35%) CCENT
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 10 (43.48%) Aruba
4 7 (30.43%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.35%) Progress
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago