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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 122 154 117
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -37
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 30 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 0.50% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.71% 4.73% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 29
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,200 £100,000
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
389 402 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.17% 10.49% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 263 298 222
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,515 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +20 17 £60,000 +52.86%
Edinburgh +24 10 £35,000 +26.58%
Aberdeen +18 1 - -
Fife - 1 £39,000 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (57.33%) Cisco
2 40 (53.33%) Firewall
3 37 (49.33%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (46.67%) CCNA
5 31 (41.33%) MPLS
6 30 (40.00%) WAN
7 28 (37.33%) LAN
7 28 (37.33%) Windows
8 22 (29.33%) SLA
9 20 (26.67%) VPN
9 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
9 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (25.33%) Network Security
10 19 (25.33%) DHCP
11 18 (24.00%) Service Delivery
11 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
11 18 (24.00%) VoIP
11 18 (24.00%) HP
11 18 (24.00%) SolarWinds
12 16 (21.33%) Degree
12 16 (21.33%) Citrix
13 15 (20.00%) CCNP
13 15 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (20.00%) F5
14 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
15 13 (17.33%) Juniper
15 13 (17.33%) SSL
15 13 (17.33%) McAfee
15 13 (17.33%) Network Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.33%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (53.33%) Firewall
2 31 (41.33%) MPLS
3 30 (40.00%) WAN
4 28 (37.33%) LAN
5 20 (26.67%) VPN
6 19 (25.33%) Network Security
6 19 (25.33%) DHCP
7 18 (24.00%) VoIP
8 15 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (17.33%) SSL
10 12 (16.00%) IP Telephony
10 12 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (16.00%) HSRP
10 12 (16.00%) EIGRP
10 12 (16.00%) TACACS
11 11 (14.67%) WLAN
12 9 (12.00%) IPsec
12 9 (12.00%) WiMAX
13 8 (10.67%) LTE
13 8 (10.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) MySQL
1 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Law
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
4 1 (1.33%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.33%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.33%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Security Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Network Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Network Support
5 8 (10.67%) Network Specialist
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (10.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Security Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) RAN Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) IT Support
9 4 (5.33%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Administrator
10 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) PMI
3 1 (1.33%) VHDL
3 1 (1.33%) Verilog
3 1 (1.33%) ASIC
3 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.33%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.33%) Statistics
3 1 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.67%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.67%) UNIX
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.33%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (17.33%) Network Management
2 13 (17.33%) Network Design
3 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.00%) Project Management
6 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.33%) Validation
7 4 (5.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.33%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.00%) Network Architecture
9 2 (2.67%) BCP
9 2 (2.67%) ITIL
9 2 (2.67%) B2B
10 1 (1.33%) Change Management
10 1 (1.33%) Service Management
10 1 (1.33%) Workflow
10 1 (1.33%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) Perl
2 4 (5.33%) PHP
2 4 (5.33%) SQL
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) C
4 1 (1.33%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (49.33%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (46.67%) CCNA
3 16 (21.33%) Degree
4 15 (20.00%) CCNP
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) CWNA
6 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.00%) PMP
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.67%) HND
8 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CCIE
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) SLA
2 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) vSphere
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (1.33%) pfSense
3 1 (1.33%) iptables
3 1 (1.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
3 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Cisco
2 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 18 (24.00%) HP
3 18 (24.00%) SolarWinds
4 16 (21.33%) Citrix
5 15 (20.00%) F5
6 13 (17.33%) Juniper
6 13 (17.33%) McAfee
7 12 (16.00%) Riverbed
7 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
7 12 (16.00%) SonicWALL
7 12 (16.00%) Dell
8 10 (13.33%) Mitel
8 10 (13.33%) VMware
9 7 (9.33%) Nortel
9 7 (9.33%) Ericsson
9 7 (9.33%) Nokia
10 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.33%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.33%) Aruba
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