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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 153 156 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.092% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.79% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
355 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,902 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
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 30 January 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
Renfrewshire - 2 £38,750 -
Glasgow +11 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
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