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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 135 128 162
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 28 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.95% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 7.48% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 21
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,250 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
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
346 401 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.04% 12.76% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 188 256 340
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(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 +21 18 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Glasgow -19 5 £42,500 -22.72% 3
West Lothian - 3 £44,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £21,000 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) Firewall
3 28 (58.33%) LAN
4 26 (54.17%) WAN
4 26 (54.17%) BGP
5 23 (47.92%) OSPF
6 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
7 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (39.58%) DNS
8 19 (39.58%) Network Design
8 19 (39.58%) Fortinet
9 18 (37.50%) DHCP
10 17 (35.42%) CCNP
10 17 (35.42%) MPLS
11 14 (29.17%) CCIE
12 13 (27.08%) CCNA
12 13 (27.08%) EIGRP
12 13 (27.08%) Finance
12 13 (27.08%) High Availability
12 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (25.00%) DMVPN
13 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 12 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (25.00%) Windows
14 10 (20.83%) VPN
14 10 (20.83%) WLAN
14 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
14 10 (20.83%) Degree
15 9 (18.75%) HSRP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) LAN
3 26 (54.17%) BGP
3 26 (54.17%) WAN
4 23 (47.92%) OSPF
5 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 19 (39.58%) DNS
7 18 (37.50%) DHCP
8 17 (35.42%) MPLS
9 13 (27.08%) EIGRP
10 12 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 10 (20.83%) VPN
11 10 (20.83%) WLAN
12 9 (18.75%) HSRP
12 9 (18.75%) SNA
13 8 (16.67%) VoIP
14 7 (14.58%) Network Security
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) NUnit
1 3 (6.25%) Selenium
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) IT Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) CSS3
2 3 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) SignalR
2 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.50%) CCTV
4 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.25%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Unix
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Network Design
2 13 (27.08%) High Availability
3 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.25%) Line Management
7 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Network Management
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (35.42%) CCNP
3 14 (29.17%) CCIE
4 13 (27.08%) CCNA
5 10 (20.83%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) CCDA
6 2 (4.17%) CCDP
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.33%) XenApp
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) Nessus
3 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 19 (39.58%) Fortinet
4 9 (18.75%) Juniper
5 6 (12.50%) Aruba
5 6 (12.50%) Motorola
5 6 (12.50%) VMware
6 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.25%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) Avaya
9 2 (4.17%) Red Box
9 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.08%) CommVault
10 1 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (2.08%) HP
10 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.08%) Wyse
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