Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK > Scotland
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 172 199
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -68
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 48 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.05% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.92% 9.89% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 29
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% +30.14%
10th Percentile £24,200 £37,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.47% - +5.56%

Wireless 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 538 566 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.76% 10.67% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 280 370 477
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,225 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Scotland over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Scotland

Wireless
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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 26 £62,500 -10.71% 11
Glasgow +24 12 £27,000 -44.62% 2
Fife - 5 - - 2
North Lanarkshire -1 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 18 (37.50%) Marketing
1 18 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
1 18 (37.50%) SaaS
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco
3 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.00%) AWS
5 12 (25.00%) LAN
5 12 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 11 (22.92%) Firewall
6 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.83%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (20.83%) Docker
7 10 (20.83%) React Native
7 10 (20.83%) Node.js
7 10 (20.83%) High Availability
7 10 (20.83%) Low Latency
7 10 (20.83%) PHP
7 10 (20.83%) WAN
7 10 (20.83%) SOA
7 10 (20.83%) Active Record
7 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
7 10 (20.83%) Data Mapping
7 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.75%) CCNP

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) SaaS
2 12 (25.00%) AWS
3 6 (12.50%) Azure
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) LAN
2 11 (22.92%) Firewall
3 10 (20.83%) WAN
4 9 (18.75%) VoIP
5 8 (16.67%) VPN
6 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (14.58%) DHCP
6 7 (14.58%) Internet
6 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.58%) Unified Communications
7 6 (12.50%) DNS
7 6 (12.50%) Network Security
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco Firepower
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (8.33%) IPsec
10 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (6.25%) MPLS
10 3 (6.25%) WebEx
11 2 (4.17%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (37.50%) Marketing
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Data Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) PHP Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Node.js
1 10 (20.83%) React Native
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (2.08%) CMDB
6 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.08%) Handset
6 1 (2.08%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.08%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (20.83%) Active Record
5 10 (20.83%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.83%) Data Mapping
5 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
5 10 (20.83%) High Availability
5 10 (20.83%) Low Latency
5 10 (20.83%) SOA
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (10.42%) Logistics
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) PHP
2 5 (10.42%) ES6
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CCNP
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) Master's Degree
3 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCDP
4 2 (4.17%) CCIE
4 2 (4.17%) JNCIE
4 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Docker
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Stealthwatch
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.08%) QRadar
5 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 5 (10.42%) Fortinet
5 4 (8.33%) Adobe
5 4 (8.33%) Cognizant
5 4 (8.33%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) Juniper
5 4 (8.33%) Lotus
5 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.25%) IronPort
6 3 (6.25%) Meraki
7 2 (4.17%) Aruba
7 2 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft