The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 156 152 173
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 3.50% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Median salary £52,500 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
313 400 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.05% 12.71% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 178 268 286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Scotland

WLAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £48,750 -
Glasgow -25 1 £42,500 -29.16%
West Lothian - 1 £70,000 -
Falkirk - 1 £52,500 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) Wireless
5 10 (58.82%) Network Design
6 8 (47.06%) BGP
6 8 (47.06%) OSPF
7 7 (41.18%) Juniper
7 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (35.29%) DPNSS
8 6 (35.29%) SCCP
8 6 (35.29%) Motorola
8 6 (35.29%) 802.11
8 6 (35.29%) CCTV
8 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
8 6 (35.29%) Aruba
8 6 (35.29%) HSRP
8 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
9 5 (29.41%) CCNP
9 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
10 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
11 3 (17.65%) Network Management
11 3 (17.65%) Network Security
11 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
11 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 3 (17.65%) Project Management
11 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (17.65%) Active Directory

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) Wireless
4 8 (47.06%) BGP
4 8 (47.06%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) 802.11
5 6 (35.29%) DPNSS
5 6 (35.29%) HSRP
5 6 (35.29%) SCCP
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
8 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) CCTV
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Network Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
4 2 (11.76%) CCDA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) Aruba
3 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
3 6 (35.29%) Motorola
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos