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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 154 158 137
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.52% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 4.49% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 18
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -15.38%
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
360 445 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.28% 11.56% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 221 337 267
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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 +8 5 £32,000 -5.88% 3
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (85.71%) LAN
3 30 (85.71%) WAN
4 27 (77.14%) Finance
5 26 (74.29%) Back Office
6 24 (68.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (65.71%) SLA
8 17 (48.57%) UNIX
9 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.86%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.43%) VoIP
12 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (8.57%) IIS
13 3 (8.57%) DHCP
13 3 (8.57%) VPN
13 3 (8.57%) DNS
13 3 (8.57%) Firmware
13 3 (8.57%) Project Management
13 3 (8.57%) H.323
13 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
13 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
13 3 (8.57%) vSphere
13 3 (8.57%) Lync
13 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (5.71%) MCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Lync
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) LAN
1 30 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) H.323
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) WiMAX
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) UWB
4 1 (2.86%) LTE
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) 802.11
4 1 (2.86%) SNMP
General
1 27 (77.14%) Finance
2 26 (74.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (37.14%) Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) IT Support
4 10 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) ICT Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) ASIC Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) ASIC
3 1 (2.86%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
2 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 1 (2.86%) Change Control
3 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
3 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCP
1 2 (5.71%) HND
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) CCNP
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) Firmware
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco