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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 158 153 176
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 2.62% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £43,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
338 382 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.72% 12.03% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 206 263 281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 - 1 £40,000 -
Falkirk - 1 £52,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £70,000 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Wireless
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Network Design
6 8 (50.00%) BGP
6 8 (50.00%) OSPF
7 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
8 6 (37.50%) Motorola
8 6 (37.50%) 802.11
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (37.50%) DPNSS
8 6 (37.50%) SCCP
8 6 (37.50%) CCTV
8 6 (37.50%) Fortinet
8 6 (37.50%) Aruba
8 6 (37.50%) HSRP
8 6 (37.50%) 802.1X
9 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
10 4 (25.00%) CCNP
11 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 3 (18.75%) VoIP
11 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 3 (18.75%) SLA
11 3 (18.75%) Project Management
11 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
11 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management

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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) BGP
5 8 (50.00%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) 802.11
6 6 (37.50%) DPNSS
6 6 (37.50%) HSRP
6 6 (37.50%) SCCP
7 3 (18.75%) Network Security
7 3 (18.75%) VoIP
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
8 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (6.25%) FWSM
9 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Network Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ICT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) CCTV
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V2
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCDA
3 2 (12.50%) CCDP
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) Aruba
3 6 (37.50%) Fortinet
3 6 (37.50%) Motorola
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos