Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 123 199
Rank change year-on-year -65 +76 +14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 40 89 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 1.74% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 12.55% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 23
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,550 £20,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 704 709 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.48% 13.84% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 465 457 463
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,150 £23,200
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,800 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Glasgow -13 16 £37,500 -6.25%
Edinburgh -38 12 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Stirling -5 1 £26,000 -21.21%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) Firewall
3 23 (57.50%) ITIL
4 22 (55.00%) LAN
4 22 (55.00%) WAN
5 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (47.50%) VPN
6 19 (47.50%) Network Security
7 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 18 (45.00%) Linux
8 17 (42.50%) CCIE
8 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
9 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 13 (32.50%) CISSP
10 13 (32.50%) MPLS
10 13 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (30.00%) CyberArk
11 12 (30.00%) Varonis
11 12 (30.00%) Ansible
11 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (30.00%) Puppet
11 12 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
11 12 (30.00%) Blackberry
11 12 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (30.00%) Red Hat
11 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony

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 12 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) LAN
2 22 (55.00%) WAN
3 19 (47.50%) Network Security
3 19 (47.50%) VPN
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (32.50%) MPLS
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco IPT
5 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 7 (17.50%) DHCP
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
6 7 (17.50%) VLAN
7 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.00%) WLAN
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
9 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
10 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Trac
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
1 14 (35.00%) Network Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (15.00%) iPhone
4 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.50%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.00%) Solaris
5 6 (15.00%) Unix
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Network Design
2 12 (30.00%) Network Segmentation
2 12 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) Scrum
2 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 12 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 12 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
4 7 (17.50%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 6 (15.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C
4 2 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCIE
3 13 (32.50%) CISSP
4 5 (12.50%) CCNP
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (7.50%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (2.50%) CCDE
8 1 (2.50%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Ansible
1 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (15.00%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (15.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) Nessus
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.00%) CyberArk
3 12 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.00%) Varonis
4 11 (27.50%) Charles River
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) Apple
6 6 (15.00%) Avaya
6 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 6 (15.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (15.00%) Sophos
6 6 (15.00%) Symantec
7 3 (7.50%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
8 2 (5.00%) McAfee
8 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds