Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 202 234
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 17 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.36% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 6
Scotland median annual salary £36,250 £36,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.68% +46.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £25,625 £32,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £45,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 702 720 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.56% 13.94% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 465 465 466
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,100 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Scotland.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Scotland

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 11 £37,500 -40.00%
Fife +5 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow -17 1 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 5 (29.41%) WAN
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) Firmware
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (17.65%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Bluetooth
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) ZigBee
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) ICMP
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) RIP
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Trac
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Dutch Language
2 2 (11.76%) French Language
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Firmware
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.88%) Progress
4 1 (5.88%) Siemens