The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 169 153 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% 0.065% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.87%
WLAN
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
472 334 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.10% 10.87% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 295 225 274
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WLAN
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Scotland region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Scotland

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Scotland

WLAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Glasgow -16 1 £33,500 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) XenServer
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
4 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
4 5 (55.56%) Fund Management
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) PDA
7 1 (11.11%) Billing

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (55.56%) Fund Management
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) F5
Dunfermline, Fife
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