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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 131 135
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 10 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 1.19% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 10.79% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 21
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless 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 291 315 403
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.92% 11.02% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 198 179 270
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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 -20 5 £38,625 -26.42% 4
Glasgow +11 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Lothian -7 1 £44,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £26,000 -
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 6 (26.09%) C
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
4 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (17.39%) Firmware
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (13.04%) RS-485
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
5 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Subversion
5 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded C

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 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) RS-485
4 3 (13.04%) ZigBee
5 2 (8.70%) DECT
5 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) WLAN
6 1 (4.35%) 3G
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) Broadband
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Trac
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Account Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Account Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
1 3 (13.04%) REST
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
2 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (13.04%) Kanban
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Compliance Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C
2 5 (21.74%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) PhD
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CCDE
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
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