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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.18% 0.99% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 8.81% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Median salary £35,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,750 £36,895
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
117 159 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.80% 11.28% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 116 101
Median salary £38,670 £40,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.32% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £47,875 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 52 (91.23%) WAN
2 37 (64.91%) TCP/IP
3 35 (61.40%) Cisco
4 33 (57.89%) Data Centre
5 31 (54.39%) High Availability
6 30 (52.63%) Firewall
6 30 (52.63%) Finance
7 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (47.37%) CheckPoint
8 26 (45.61%) Windows
9 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
10 24 (42.11%) Network Design
10 24 (42.11%) Wireless
10 24 (42.11%) OSPF
10 24 (42.11%) BGP
11 23 (40.35%) CCNA
12 22 (38.60%) CCNP
13 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
14 19 (33.33%) MPLS
15 18 (31.58%) EIGRP
15 18 (31.58%) CCIE
15 18 (31.58%) DNS
15 18 (31.58%) DHCP
15 18 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
16 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (28.07%) SNA
16 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
17 14 (24.56%) Degree
18 13 (22.81%) HP

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 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Markit EDM
1 12 (21.05%) MultiFonds
1 12 (21.05%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (91.23%) WAN
2 37 (64.91%) TCP/IP
3 30 (52.63%) Firewall
4 24 (42.11%) BGP
4 24 (42.11%) OSPF
4 24 (42.11%) Wireless
5 19 (33.33%) MPLS
6 18 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (31.58%) DHCP
6 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
6 18 (31.58%) DNS
6 18 (31.58%) EIGRP
7 16 (28.07%) SNA
8 13 (22.81%) SAN
9 12 (21.05%) Multicast
10 8 (14.04%) HSRP
11 7 (12.28%) WLAN
12 6 (10.53%) 802.11
12 6 (10.53%) DPNSS
12 6 (10.53%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) MySQL
1 12 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Bugzilla
1 5 (8.77%) FogBugz
1 5 (8.77%) JIRA
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Banking
2 12 (21.05%) Financial Institution
2 12 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 12 (21.05%) Private Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Consultant
1 18 (31.58%) Data Consultant
1 18 (31.58%) Network Consultant
2 7 (12.28%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Designer
7 2 (3.51%) IT Architect
7 2 (3.51%) IT Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Designer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Data Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (21.05%) Grid Computing
4 6 (10.53%) CCTV
5 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.77%) Android
3 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.77%) Mac OS X
3 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) High Availability
2 24 (42.11%) Network Design
3 12 (21.05%) Electronic Trading
3 12 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 12 (21.05%) People Management
4 5 (8.77%) Test Management
5 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.51%) DevOps
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.51%) Kanban
7 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Service Management
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
1 5 (8.77%) Python
1 5 (8.77%) Ruby
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (40.35%) CCNA
3 22 (38.60%) CCNP
4 18 (31.58%) CCIE
5 14 (24.56%) Degree
6 5 (8.77%) ISEB
6 5 (8.77%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.51%) CCDA
7 2 (3.51%) CCDP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.75%) CCENT
8 1 (1.75%) CCSA
8 1 (1.75%) CCSE
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) XenApp
4 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.51%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
1 5 (8.77%) SCOM
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Cisco
2 27 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
4 13 (22.81%) HP
5 12 (21.05%) Bloomberg
5 12 (21.05%) Calypso
5 12 (21.05%) Charles River
5 12 (21.05%) Fidessa
5 12 (21.05%) IBM
5 12 (21.05%) Linedata
5 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 12 (21.05%) Reuters
5 12 (21.05%) Sybase
6 11 (19.30%) VMware
7 7 (12.28%) Juniper
8 6 (10.53%) Aruba
8 6 (10.53%) Citrix
8 6 (10.53%) Motorola
9 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
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