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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 144 147 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 22 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 3.92% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
470 332 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.11% 10.75% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 295 222 278
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -2 13 £40,000 +39.13% 3
Edinburgh -4 7 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +8 1 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Firewall
3 14 (35.90%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco
5 12 (30.77%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) Information Security
6 11 (28.21%) VMware
6 11 (28.21%) Network Security
6 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
7 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.64%) Information Security Management
7 10 (25.64%) Security Management
7 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
8 9 (23.08%) DNS
8 9 (23.08%) CISSP
8 9 (23.08%) Law
8 9 (23.08%) Legal
8 9 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (23.08%) CEH
8 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (23.08%) ISMS
9 8 (20.51%) MCSE
9 8 (20.51%) DHCP
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (20.51%) MCITP
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (17.95%) Apple
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) SLA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) Network Security
4 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
5 9 (23.08%) DNS
6 8 (20.51%) DHCP
7 5 (12.82%) SAN
8 4 (10.26%) WAN
8 4 (10.26%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.13%) BGP
10 2 (5.13%) MPLS
10 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
11 1 (2.56%) SSL
11 1 (2.56%) OSPF
11 1 (2.56%) Internet
11 1 (2.56%) 3GPP
11 1 (2.56%) UMTS
11 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.56%) GCC
General
1 9 (23.08%) Law
1 9 (23.08%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 9 (23.08%) Information Security Specialist
3 9 (23.08%) Information Specialist
4 7 (17.95%) IT Support
4 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) WAP
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) iPhone
2 4 (10.26%) iPad
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
1 12 (30.77%) Information Security
2 10 (25.64%) Information Security Management
2 10 (25.64%) Security Management
3 9 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (23.08%) ISMS
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Process Management
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CISSP
1 9 (23.08%) CEH
2 8 (20.51%) MCITP
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCSE
3 4 (10.26%) MCSA
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) MCTS
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Apple
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) EMC
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
6 4 (10.26%) Symantec
6 4 (10.26%) Veeam
6 4 (10.26%) Meru Networks
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.56%) Cadence
8 1 (2.56%) Xilinx
8 1 (2.56%) Altera
8 1 (2.56%) Actel
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Splunk
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
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