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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 154 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.072% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 1.40% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -36.30%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
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
370 357 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.30% 11.07% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 236 235 300
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 29 August 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
Glasgow +2 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Wireless
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) Network Design
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (41.18%) OSPF
6 7 (41.18%) BGP
7 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 6 (35.29%) 802.11
7 6 (35.29%) Juniper
7 6 (35.29%) Motorola
7 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (35.29%) SCCP
7 6 (35.29%) DPNSS
7 6 (35.29%) CCTV
7 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
7 6 (35.29%) Aruba
7 6 (35.29%) HSRP
7 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) SLA
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) CCNP
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery

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 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Wireless
3 10 (58.82%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) 802.11
5 6 (35.29%) DPNSS
5 6 (35.29%) HSRP
5 6 (35.29%) SCCP
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) FWSM
8 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) 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
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) CCTV
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.88%) IVR
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 9 (52.94%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) CCDA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
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 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Aruba
2 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
2 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
2 6 (35.29%) Motorola
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos
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