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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 150 147
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 2.50% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 6
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +40.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% +8.69%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 264 360 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.38% 12.31% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 213
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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 4 £38,750 -13.88% 1
West Lothian -8 2 £42,500 -
Fife - 2 £30,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £20,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCNP
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 16 (53.33%) LAN
4 15 (50.00%) Wireless
5 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
5 13 (43.33%) Network Security
6 12 (40.00%) VPN
7 11 (36.67%) VoIP
7 11 (36.67%) IPsec
7 11 (36.67%) MPLS
7 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (36.67%) FortiGate
8 10 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL V3
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (33.33%) Aruba
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
10 7 (23.33%) F5
11 6 (20.00%) WAN
12 5 (16.67%) Internet
12 5 (16.67%) CCNA
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
13 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (13.33%) EPoS
13 4 (13.33%) Retail
13 4 (13.33%) Firewall
14 3 (10.00%) Telecoms

Wi-Fi
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 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
2 15 (50.00%) Wireless
3 13 (43.33%) Network Security
4 12 (40.00%) VPN
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (36.67%) IPsec
5 11 (36.67%) MPLS
5 11 (36.67%) VoIP
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
7 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (16.67%) Internet
9 4 (13.33%) Firewall
9 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
10 3 (10.00%) DECT
10 3 (10.00%) ZigBee
11 2 (6.67%) RS-485
12 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) EPoS
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) CMMI
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (6.67%) Perl
2 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) CCDP
4 3 (10.00%) CCMSE
4 3 (10.00%) CCSA
4 3 (10.00%) CCSE
4 3 (10.00%) CCSM
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
3 10 (33.33%) Aruba
4 7 (23.33%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) Progress
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
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