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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 156 159 168
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.06% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £29,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.51% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
364 376 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.27% 12.10% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 231 282
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 £27,250 £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% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
Glasgow -19 3 £39,250 -7.64% 5
Dundee - 1 £25,943 -
West Lothian - 1 £27,500 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 8 (53.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) ICMP
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) CCIE
8 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) Presales
9 2 (13.33%) Process Management
9 2 (13.33%) Revenue Recognition
9 2 (13.33%) Network Management
9 2 (13.33%) Change Control
9 2 (13.33%) Verint
9 2 (13.33%) Polycom
9 2 (13.33%) Computer Science

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) ICMP
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) RIP
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Process Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) CCIE
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CCA
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Polycom
3 2 (13.33%) Verint
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
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