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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 137 155 128
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 26 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.46% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 3.93% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 27
Average salary £51,250 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.32% -27.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
399 433 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.69% 11.80% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 271 285 235
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +6 15 £55,000 +42.85%
Edinburgh +17 7 £32,500 - 1
Aberdeen +18 2 £50,000 +81.81%
Fife - 1 £39,000 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 32 (53.33%) Cisco
3 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (46.67%) WAN
4 27 (45.00%) CCNA
5 26 (43.33%) LAN
6 24 (40.00%) Windows
7 23 (38.33%) MPLS
8 21 (35.00%) VPN
9 20 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 20 (33.33%) Network Security
10 17 (28.33%) SolarWinds
11 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (25.00%) SLA
12 15 (25.00%) DHCP
13 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (23.33%) F5
13 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (21.67%) SSL
14 13 (21.67%) McAfee
14 13 (21.67%) EIGRP
14 13 (21.67%) Service Delivery
14 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
15 12 (20.00%) TACACS
15 12 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
15 12 (20.00%) VoIP
15 12 (20.00%) WLAN
15 12 (20.00%) HSRP
15 12 (20.00%) Riverbed
15 12 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.67%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 28 (46.67%) WAN
3 26 (43.33%) LAN
4 23 (38.33%) MPLS
5 21 (35.00%) VPN
6 20 (33.33%) Network Security
7 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (25.00%) DHCP
9 13 (21.67%) SSL
9 13 (21.67%) EIGRP
10 12 (20.00%) TACACS
10 12 (20.00%) IP Telephony
10 12 (20.00%) VoIP
10 12 (20.00%) WLAN
10 12 (20.00%) HSRP
11 11 (18.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (15.00%) IPsec
13 8 (13.33%) WiMAX
13 8 (13.33%) LTE
13 8 (13.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Subversion
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Mocha
1 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Security Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Network Support
4 8 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) RAN Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support
8 4 (6.67%) Network Specialist
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Specialist
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Administrator
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Design Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Automated Test Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services
1 3 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) ASIC
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) VHDL
4 1 (1.67%) Verilog
4 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.67%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.67%) Android
4 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (13.33%) Network Management
3 8 (13.33%) Network Design
4 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) BDD
7 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.33%) TDD
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL
7 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.33%) OO
7 2 (3.33%) BCP
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C++
1 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.33%) Python
2 2 (3.33%) Tcl
2 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (45.00%) CCNA
3 12 (20.00%) Degree
4 11 (18.33%) CCNP
5 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) HND
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MCSE
7 1 (1.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) vSphere
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) XenServer
3 1 (1.67%) pfSense
3 1 (1.67%) iptables
3 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) Iperf
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Cisco
2 20 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 17 (28.33%) SolarWinds
4 14 (23.33%) F5
5 13 (21.67%) McAfee
6 12 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 12 (20.00%) Fortinet
7 10 (16.67%) Mitel
7 10 (16.67%) Citrix
8 9 (15.00%) Juniper
8 9 (15.00%) HP
9 8 (13.33%) VMware
10 7 (11.67%) Dell
10 7 (11.67%) Nortel
10 7 (11.67%) Ericsson
10 7 (11.67%) Nokia
10 7 (11.67%) SonicWALL
11 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 2 (3.33%) Symantec
12 2 (3.33%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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