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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 144 117 143
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 18 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 1.45% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.01% 11.84% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 24
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
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
359 380 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.09% 12.24% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 221 236 281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh +7 7 £52,500 +41.89%
Glasgow -25 7 £51,250 +41.37% 2
East Lothian - 2 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £44,500 -
Aberdeen +5 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (51.06%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Firewall
3 14 (29.79%) BGP
3 14 (29.79%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) Degree
4 13 (27.66%) VPN
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (27.66%) Linux
5 11 (23.40%) MPLS
5 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
6 10 (21.28%) LAN
7 9 (19.15%) DNS
7 9 (19.15%) CCNP
7 9 (19.15%) Internet
7 9 (19.15%) Finance
8 8 (17.02%) OSPF
8 8 (17.02%) DHCP
8 8 (17.02%) VoIP
8 8 (17.02%) VLAN
9 7 (14.89%) Network Design
9 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
9 7 (14.89%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
10 6 (12.77%) Unix
10 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
10 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Project
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Bluemix
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Google Apps
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
2 14 (29.79%) BGP
2 14 (29.79%) WAN
3 13 (27.66%) VPN
4 11 (23.40%) MPLS
4 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
5 10 (21.28%) LAN
6 9 (19.15%) DNS
6 9 (19.15%) Internet
7 8 (17.02%) DHCP
7 8 (17.02%) OSPF
7 8 (17.02%) VLAN
7 8 (17.02%) VoIP
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (10.64%) SNMP
11 4 (8.51%) HTTP
11 4 (8.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.13%) Mocha
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Back Office
5 2 (4.26%) Billing
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.38%) Data Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Network Support
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) Ember.js
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Internet of Things
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) Android
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Network Design
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (10.64%) High Availability
3 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Facilities Management
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Kernel Development
4 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) BDD
5 3 (6.38%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.38%) Network Management
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
1 3 (6.38%) C++
1 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.38%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) Ruby
2 2 (4.26%) Tcl
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (19.15%) CCNP
4 5 (10.64%) CCIE
5 4 (8.51%) HND
6 3 (6.38%) CCNA
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.13%) PMP
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) Firmware
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Nessus
2 1 (2.13%) Iperf
2 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
4 4 (8.51%) Juniper
4 4 (8.51%) Red Box
5 3 (6.38%) Avaya
5 3 (6.38%) F5
5 3 (6.38%) Google
5 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Freescale
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Intel
6 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.13%) Facebook
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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