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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 111 135 111
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 42 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 0.97% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 8.36% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
353 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,902 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +15 14 £36,250 +7.40% 3
Aberdeen +9 12 £37,500 +42.85% 2
Edinburgh +4 7 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Stirling -13 5 - -
North Lanarkshire -1 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Fife - 1 £37,500 - 1
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (55.17%) Cisco
2 29 (50.00%) Firewall
3 27 (46.55%) Windows
4 26 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (39.66%) CCNA
5 23 (39.66%) MPLS
6 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (32.76%) SLA
8 19 (32.76%) Citrix
8 19 (32.76%) HP
9 18 (31.03%) VoIP
10 16 (27.59%) CCNP
10 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
10 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
11 15 (25.86%) Network Management
11 15 (25.86%) SonicWALL
11 15 (25.86%) Network Design
11 15 (25.86%) Dell
11 15 (25.86%) Juniper
12 13 (22.41%) WAN
12 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
12 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
12 13 (22.41%) Finance
13 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
13 12 (20.69%) VPN
13 12 (20.69%) LAN
14 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
14 9 (15.52%) DHCP
14 9 (15.52%) Management Information System

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) Firewall
2 23 (39.66%) MPLS
3 18 (31.03%) VoIP
4 13 (22.41%) WAN
5 12 (20.69%) LAN
5 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 12 (20.69%) VPN
6 9 (15.52%) DHCP
6 9 (15.52%) Network Security
7 8 (13.79%) DNS
8 6 (10.34%) Unified Communications
9 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.17%) SSL
10 3 (5.17%) Internet
10 3 (5.17%) BGP
10 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (3.45%) TACACS
11 2 (3.45%) WAAS
General
1 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Law
2 5 (8.62%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.72%) French Language
4 1 (1.72%) German Language
4 1 (1.72%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.72%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.72%) Thai Language
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Network Specialist
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Specialist
4 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Security Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Information Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support
6 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support
8 2 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) Flash
2 1 (1.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) iPhone
3 1 (1.72%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
1 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
2 15 (25.86%) Network Management
2 15 (25.86%) Network Design
3 8 (13.79%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) ITIL
4 5 (8.62%) Information Security Management
4 5 (8.62%) Security Management
4 5 (8.62%) ISMS
4 5 (8.62%) Information Security
4 5 (8.62%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (6.90%) B2B
5 4 (6.90%) Validation
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
8 1 (1.72%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Perl
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (39.66%) CCNA
3 16 (27.59%) CCNP
4 8 (13.79%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) CEH
5 5 (8.62%) CISSP
6 4 (6.90%) CCDP
6 4 (6.90%) CWNA
7 3 (5.17%) PMP
7 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.45%) MCSE
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.72%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.76%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Firmware
3 3 (5.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Cisco
2 19 (32.76%) HP
2 19 (32.76%) Citrix
3 15 (25.86%) Juniper
3 15 (25.86%) Dell
3 15 (25.86%) SonicWALL
4 8 (13.79%) VMware
5 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) F5
6 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.90%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (6.90%) Meru Networks
6 4 (6.90%) Aruba
6 4 (6.90%) ProCurve
7 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.45%) Google
7 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (1.72%) BT
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