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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 148 138 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.79% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.61% 6.07% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 12
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
369 478 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.16% 12.99% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 300 218
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 8 £40,000 - 4
Edinburgh -5 8 £50,000 - 1
Aberdeen +11 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
3 21 (45.65%) WAN
4 19 (41.30%) VPN
4 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (39.13%) CheckPoint
5 18 (39.13%) LAN
5 18 (39.13%) Network Security
6 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (34.78%) CCNA
7 14 (30.43%) DHCP
7 14 (30.43%) Windows
7 14 (30.43%) SolarWinds
8 13 (28.26%) F5
8 13 (28.26%) MPLS
8 13 (28.26%) McAfee
9 12 (26.09%) SSL
9 12 (26.09%) IP Telephony
10 11 (23.91%) Fortinet
10 11 (23.91%) Degree
10 11 (23.91%) WLAN
10 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
11 10 (21.74%) TACACS
11 10 (21.74%) CiscoWorks
11 10 (21.74%) Riverbed
11 10 (21.74%) HSRP
12 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (19.57%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (19.57%) Wireshark
12 9 (19.57%) Mitel

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) InDesign
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 21 (45.65%) WAN
3 19 (41.30%) VPN
4 18 (39.13%) LAN
4 18 (39.13%) Network Security
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (30.43%) DHCP
7 13 (28.26%) MPLS
8 12 (26.09%) SSL
8 12 (26.09%) IP Telephony
9 11 (23.91%) WLAN
9 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
10 10 (21.74%) TACACS
10 10 (21.74%) HSRP
11 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (19.57%) Wireshark
12 8 (17.39%) IPsec
13 7 (15.22%) Internet
14 6 (13.04%) SNMP
15 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Mocha
1 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Network Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Security Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Network Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Network Support
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.52%) REST
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) ASIC
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) VHDL
3 1 (2.17%) Verilog
3 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (6.52%) Linux Kernel Development
2 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security
2 3 (6.52%) BDD
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Project Management
2 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
2 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
2 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.52%) TDD
2 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
2 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.35%) OO
3 2 (4.35%) BCP
3 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
3 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C++
2 3 (6.52%) Python
2 3 (6.52%) Tcl
2 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) C
3 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.78%) CCNA
3 11 (23.91%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) CCNP
5 3 (6.52%) HND
6 2 (4.35%) CCDA
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) PMP
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) pfSense
2 1 (2.17%) iptables
2 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
2 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) Iperf
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 18 (39.13%) CheckPoint
3 14 (30.43%) SolarWinds
4 13 (28.26%) F5
4 13 (28.26%) McAfee
5 11 (23.91%) Fortinet
6 10 (21.74%) Riverbed
7 9 (19.57%) Mitel
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) Nortel
9 5 (10.87%) Nokia
10 4 (8.70%) VMware
10 4 (8.70%) Juniper
11 3 (6.52%) Ericsson
12 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
12 2 (4.35%) Symantec
12 2 (4.35%) HP
12 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
12 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
13 1 (2.17%) Apple
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