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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 61 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.73% 0.71% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.24% 7.89% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 28
Median salary £34,169 £33,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,850 £63,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,860 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.62%

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
159 114 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.97% 9.04% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 91 78 80
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £52,500
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 18 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 59 (90.77%) WAN
2 36 (55.38%) Cisco
3 35 (53.85%) Firewall
4 30 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 24 (36.92%) Windows
6 23 (35.38%) DNS
6 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
7 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
7 22 (33.85%) VMware
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
8 21 (32.31%) MPLS
8 21 (32.31%) OSPF
8 21 (32.31%) BGP
8 21 (32.31%) DHCP
9 20 (30.77%) EIGRP
9 20 (30.77%) Wireless
10 19 (29.23%) Finance
10 19 (29.23%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (27.69%) CCNP
12 17 (26.15%) CCNA
12 17 (26.15%) VPN
12 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
14 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
15 14 (21.54%) Fortinet
15 14 (21.54%) CCIE
16 13 (20.00%) SNA
16 13 (20.00%) Network Design
16 13 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (90.77%) WAN
2 35 (53.85%) Firewall
3 23 (35.38%) DNS
4 21 (32.31%) BGP
4 21 (32.31%) DHCP
4 21 (32.31%) MPLS
4 21 (32.31%) OSPF
5 20 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 20 (30.77%) Wireless
6 17 (26.15%) VPN
7 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
8 13 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (20.00%) DMVPN
8 13 (20.00%) SNA
9 12 (18.46%) Internet
10 8 (12.31%) SAN
10 8 (12.31%) Wireshark
11 7 (10.77%) 802.11
11 7 (10.77%) IPsec
11 7 (10.77%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.54%) FogBugz
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Consultant
3 13 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 13 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) EMC Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.92%) EMC VNX
4 8 (12.31%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) High Availability
1 13 (20.00%) Network Design
2 12 (18.46%) DevOps
3 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) Change Management
4 7 (10.77%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.77%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (9.23%) Coaching
5 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.08%) Information Security
8 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.54%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.54%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.54%) Test Management
9 1 (1.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
1 3 (4.62%) VBScript
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (27.69%) CCNP
3 17 (26.15%) CCNA
4 14 (21.54%) CCIE
5 6 (9.23%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) CCSE
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.54%) MCITP
6 1 (1.54%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (12.31%) vSphere
4 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) Cacti
3 5 (7.69%) SCOM
3 5 (7.69%) SCVMM
4 4 (6.15%) DameWare
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (4.62%) Puppet
6 1 (1.54%) Iperf
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Cisco
2 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
2 22 (33.85%) VMware
3 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.54%) Fortinet
5 11 (16.92%) EMC
5 11 (16.92%) F5
6 9 (13.85%) SolarWinds
7 8 (12.31%) Citrix
7 8 (12.31%) HP
7 8 (12.31%) NetApp
8 5 (7.69%) Dell
9 3 (4.62%) Meraki
9 3 (4.62%) Sophos
10 2 (3.08%) Zerto
11 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.54%) Juniper
11 1 (1.54%) Mitel
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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