The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 141 153 140
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 21 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.59% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 4.92% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 24
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% -9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
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
372 447 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.84% 12.02% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 255 290 227
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Scotland region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Scotland

Wireless
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Glasgow +10 10 £46,500 +16.25% 3
Edinburgh +13 8 £47,500 - 1
Aberdeen +16 2 £50,000 +81.81%
Fife - 1 £39,000 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 32 (62.75%) Firewall
2 28 (54.90%) Cisco
3 26 (50.98%) WAN
4 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (45.10%) CCNA
5 23 (45.10%) LAN
6 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
6 19 (37.25%) Network Security
7 18 (35.29%) VPN
8 17 (33.33%) MPLS
9 16 (31.37%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 14 (27.45%) DHCP
11 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
12 13 (25.49%) F5
12 13 (25.49%) Degree
12 13 (25.49%) McAfee
13 12 (23.53%) SSL
14 11 (21.57%) WLAN
14 11 (21.57%) EIGRP
14 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
15 10 (19.61%) Fortinet
15 10 (19.61%) Riverbed
15 10 (19.61%) HSRP
15 10 (19.61%) TACACS
15 10 (19.61%) VoIP
15 10 (19.61%) SLA
15 10 (19.61%) CiscoWorks
16 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
16 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) InDesign
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) Firewall
2 26 (50.98%) WAN
3 23 (45.10%) LAN
4 19 (37.25%) Network Security
5 18 (35.29%) VPN
6 17 (33.33%) MPLS
7 16 (31.37%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (27.45%) DHCP
9 12 (23.53%) SSL
10 11 (21.57%) WLAN
10 11 (21.57%) EIGRP
10 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
11 10 (19.61%) HSRP
11 10 (19.61%) TACACS
11 10 (19.61%) VoIP
12 9 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (15.69%) IPsec
13 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
14 7 (13.73%) WiMAX
14 7 (13.73%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) Mocha
1 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Security Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Network Support
4 8 (15.69%) Security Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) RAN Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) IT Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
1 3 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) ASIC
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) VHDL
3 1 (1.96%) Verilog
3 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Solaris
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
1 9 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (7.84%) Network Management
2 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
2 4 (7.84%) Network Design
3 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.88%) TDD
3 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.88%) BDD
4 2 (3.92%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.92%) OO
4 2 (3.92%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C++
2 3 (5.88%) Python
2 3 (5.88%) Tcl
2 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.92%) Java
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) C
3 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (45.10%) CCNA
3 13 (25.49%) Degree
4 7 (13.73%) CCNP
5 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CCDA
6 2 (3.92%) HND
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 7 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) pfSense
2 1 (1.96%) iptables
2 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) XenApp
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) Iperf
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
3 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
4 13 (25.49%) F5
4 13 (25.49%) McAfee
5 10 (19.61%) Riverbed
5 10 (19.61%) Fortinet
6 9 (17.65%) Mitel
7 8 (15.69%) Nokia
7 8 (15.69%) Nortel
8 7 (13.73%) Juniper
9 6 (11.76%) Ericsson
10 5 (9.80%) VMware
10 5 (9.80%) HP
10 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.80%) SonicWALL
11 4 (7.84%) Citrix
12 3 (5.88%) Dell
13 2 (3.92%) Symantec
13 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
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