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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 108 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 46 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 1.05% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.43% 8.74% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 16
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
370 412 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.04% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 222 301 287
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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

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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 February 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Scotland

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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 February 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 +23 15 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Aberdeen +18 12 £37,500 +42.85% 1
Edinburgh -1 7 £32,500 -28.17% 1
Stirling -10 5 - -
Fife - 5 £37,500 -
North Lanarkshire +1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (56.90%) Cisco
2 32 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (51.72%) CCNA
3 30 (51.72%) Firewall
4 29 (50.00%) Windows
5 26 (44.83%) MPLS
6 25 (43.10%) SLA
7 24 (41.38%) VoIP
8 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (37.93%) HP
9 22 (37.93%) Service Delivery
10 21 (36.21%) Citrix
11 18 (31.03%) Network Design
11 18 (31.03%) SonicWALL
11 18 (31.03%) Dell
11 18 (31.03%) CCNP
11 18 (31.03%) Juniper
11 18 (31.03%) Network Management
11 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
12 16 (27.59%) WAN
13 15 (25.86%) LAN
13 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
13 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
14 11 (18.97%) Finance
15 10 (17.24%) Degree
16 9 (15.52%) DHCP
17 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
17 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
17 7 (12.07%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) Firewall
2 26 (44.83%) MPLS
3 24 (41.38%) VoIP
4 16 (27.59%) WAN
5 15 (25.86%) LAN
6 9 (15.52%) DHCP
7 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.07%) DNS
8 6 (10.34%) VPN
9 5 (8.62%) WiMAX
9 5 (8.62%) Unified Communications
10 4 (6.90%) 4G
10 4 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (6.90%) RNC
10 4 (6.90%) LTE
10 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
10 4 (6.90%) UMTS
10 4 (6.90%) 3G
10 4 (6.90%) 2G
10 4 (6.90%) GSM
General
1 15 (25.86%) Telecoms
2 11 (18.97%) Finance
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 14 (24.14%) Network Specialist
2 10 (17.24%) Senior Network Specialist
3 9 (15.52%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) RAN Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) IT Support
5 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Network Support
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Field Engineer
7 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 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.72%) iPhone
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
2 1 (1.72%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Service Delivery
2 18 (31.03%) Network Design
2 18 (31.03%) Network Management
2 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
3 7 (12.07%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) B2B
4 4 (6.90%) Validation
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Time Management
7 1 (1.72%) Product Management
7 1 (1.72%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.72%) Service 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 32 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (51.72%) CCNA
3 18 (31.03%) CCNP
4 10 (17.24%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) CWNA
6 4 (6.90%) CCDP
7 3 (5.17%) PMP
7 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.45%) MCSE
9 1 (1.72%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.72%) MCITP
9 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Firmware
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco
2 22 (37.93%) HP
3 21 (36.21%) Citrix
4 18 (31.03%) Juniper
4 18 (31.03%) Dell
4 18 (31.03%) SonicWALL
5 7 (12.07%) VMware
6 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.62%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.90%) Aruba
7 4 (6.90%) F5
7 4 (6.90%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) Meru Networks
7 4 (6.90%) Nortel
7 4 (6.90%) Ericsson
7 4 (6.90%) Nokia
7 4 (6.90%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.45%) Google
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