Wireless Jobs in Scotland

Wireless
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Wireless skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Wireless over the 6 months leading up to 20 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 171 71 122
Rank change year-on-year -100 +51 -7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 113 166 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.65% 3.88% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.28% 22.96% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 99 35 13
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £27,750 £38,775
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £44,000 £40,606
Median % change year-on-year +19.32% +8.36% -16.71%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,700
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -12.62% +3.00%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland

Wireless falls under the Communications and Computer Networking category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring communications or computer networking skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 654 723 828
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 9.56% 16.88% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 407 249 375
10th Percentile £28,150 £27,000 £27,125
25th Percentile £36,125 £36,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £63,125 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £70,100 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in Scotland.

Salary trend for Wireless in Scotland

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 June 2024.

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 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +13 45 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Aberdeen -10 26 £52,500 - 1
West Lothian 0 16 £60,000 - 3
Glasgow -129 5 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Aberdeenshire - 4 £28,500 - 1
East Ayrshire -4 3 £29,500 -
Lanarkshire - 2 £51,250 -
Midlothian -1 1 £35,000 -36.67% 3
Dundee -19 1 £38,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £23,000 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (7.96%) Azure
3 6 (5.31%) AWS
3 6 (5.31%) Entra ID
4 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.65%) Asana
5 3 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.65%) MailChimp
5 3 (2.65%) Route 53
5 3 (2.65%) SaaS
5 3 (2.65%) Serverless
5 3 (2.65%) Slack
5 3 (2.65%) Zapier
6 2 (1.77%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (1.77%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.88%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.88%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) Wi-Fi
2 23 (20.35%) LAN
2 23 (20.35%) WAN
3 15 (13.27%) Ethernet
3 15 (13.27%) RS-232
4 14 (12.39%) VPN
5 13 (11.50%) Firewall
6 10 (8.85%) Bluetooth
7 7 (6.19%) DNS
7 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.42%) DHCP
9 4 (3.54%) IPsec
9 4 (3.54%) Network Security
9 4 (3.54%) OSPF
9 4 (3.54%) VLAN
10 3 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.65%) SAN
10 3 (2.65%) VoIP
10 3 (2.65%) ZigBee
11 2 (1.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) CircleCI
1 1 (0.88%) Git
1 1 (0.88%) GitLab
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
1 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 57 (50.44%) Social Skills
2 46 (40.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 14 (12.39%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.31%) Finance
4 6 (5.31%) Legal
5 4 (3.54%) Electronics
6 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 69 (61.06%) Embedded Engineer
2 27 (23.89%) Firmware Engineer
2 27 (23.89%) Senior
3 24 (21.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 24 (21.24%) Graduate
3 24 (21.24%) Junior
3 24 (21.24%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 24 (21.24%) Software Engineer
4 20 (17.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 19 (16.81%) Senior Embedded Engineer
5 19 (16.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (16.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) Yocto
2 6 (5.31%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) Blazor
3 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Device Driver
2 7 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.54%) IoT
3 4 (3.54%) Onboarding
4 3 (2.65%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.77%) CCTV
5 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.35%) Linux
2 14 (12.39%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (10.62%) Windows
4 4 (3.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.77%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.88%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Software Engineering
2 42 (37.17%) Computer Science
3 34 (30.09%) Mathematics
3 34 (30.09%) Physics
4 13 (11.50%) OOD
5 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.08%) Customer Service
8 6 (5.31%) B2B
9 5 (4.42%) Agile
9 5 (4.42%) ITIL
9 5 (4.42%) Roadmaps
10 4 (3.54%) Customer Experience
10 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.54%) ITSM
10 4 (3.54%) Network Design
10 4 (3.54%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.54%) Patch Management
11 3 (2.65%) Critical Thinking
11 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (58.41%) C
2 58 (51.33%) Embedded C
3 8 (7.08%) C++
4 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.65%) Bash
6 2 (1.77%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.77%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) Swift
Qualifications
1 45 (39.82%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.65%) HND
5 2 (1.77%) CCIE
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) SOC 2
System Software
1 56 (49.56%) Firmware
2 28 (24.78%) Embedded Firmware
3 15 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Autotask
2 2 (1.77%) Ansible
2 2 (1.77%) Terraform
3 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) VMware
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.85%) Cisco
4 6 (5.31%) Juniper
4 6 (5.31%) Meraki
5 5 (4.42%) Palo Alto
6 4 (3.54%) Apple
7 3 (2.65%) EMC
7 3 (2.65%) Facebook
7 3 (2.65%) HubSpot
8 2 (1.77%) ConnectWise
8 2 (1.77%) Google
9 1 (0.88%) Aruba
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.88%) Veeam