The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 87 67
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 36 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.36% 1.31% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 11.95% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 38
Median salary £34,169 £33,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.99% +5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,150 £50,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
162 159 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.13% 10.97% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 93 104 137
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,700 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Edinburgh region.

LAN Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LAN.

1 63 (95.45%) WAN
2 47 (71.21%) Cisco
3 42 (63.64%) Firewall
4 39 (59.09%) Data Centre
5 28 (42.42%) CheckPoint
5 28 (42.42%) VMware
6 26 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (39.39%) MPLS
6 26 (39.39%) OSPF
6 26 (39.39%) BGP
7 25 (37.88%) EIGRP
7 25 (37.88%) Wireless
8 24 (36.36%) DNS
8 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (34.85%) CCNP
9 23 (34.85%) Finance
10 22 (33.33%) CCNA
10 22 (33.33%) DHCP
10 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 19 (28.79%) Windows
11 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
11 19 (28.79%) CCIE
11 19 (28.79%) Fortinet
11 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (27.27%) High Availability
12 18 (27.27%) DMVPN
12 18 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (27.27%) Network Design
12 18 (27.27%) SNA
13 15 (22.73%) DevOps

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (95.45%) WAN
2 42 (63.64%) Firewall
3 26 (39.39%) BGP
3 26 (39.39%) MPLS
3 26 (39.39%) OSPF
4 25 (37.88%) EIGRP
4 25 (37.88%) Wireless
5 24 (36.36%) DNS
6 22 (33.33%) DHCP
6 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 18 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (27.27%) DMVPN
7 18 (27.27%) SNA
8 9 (13.64%) Internet
8 9 (13.64%) VPN
9 8 (12.12%) Wireshark
10 7 (10.61%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (10.61%) HSRP
10 7 (10.61%) IPsec
10 7 (10.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Bugzilla
1 4 (6.06%) FogBugz
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
1 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Consultant
2 18 (27.27%) Data Consultant
2 18 (27.27%) Network Consultant
3 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) EMC Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 39 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (19.70%) EMC VNX
4 12 (18.18%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.52%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.58%) Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) High Availability
1 18 (27.27%) Network Design
2 15 (22.73%) DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) Change Management
5 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (10.61%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.06%) Test Management
8 3 (4.55%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Kanban
8 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.03%) Coaching
9 2 (3.03%) Information Security
9 2 (3.03%) ITIL
9 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) Python
2 4 (6.06%) Ruby
3 3 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (34.85%) CCNP
3 22 (33.33%) CCNA
4 19 (28.79%) CCIE
5 7 (10.61%) Degree
6 4 (6.06%) ISEB
6 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.03%) MCP
8 1 (1.52%) CCENT
8 1 (1.52%) CCSE
8 1 (1.52%) HND
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.52%) MCITP
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 12 (18.18%) vSphere
4 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.06%) XenApp
5 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Cacti
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
2 3 (4.55%) vRealize
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.52%) Iperf
3 1 (1.52%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 47 (71.21%) Cisco
2 28 (42.42%) CheckPoint
2 28 (42.42%) VMware
3 19 (28.79%) Fortinet
4 13 (19.70%) EMC
5 11 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (16.67%) F5
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.15%) NetApp
7 9 (13.64%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.06%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) Meraki
9 3 (4.55%) Sophos
10 2 (3.03%) Zerto
11 1 (1.52%) Apple
11 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.52%) Dell
11 1 (1.52%) Juniper
11 1 (1.52%) Mitel
11 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 18 days ago