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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - 166 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.064% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
454 340 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.70% 10.81% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 291 223 288
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £54,500 £60,000
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) PDA
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) F5