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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.30% 0.68% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.05% 6.90% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,468 £43,500 £41,939
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
127 145 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.45% 9.84% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 117 113
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,875 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (91.67%) WAN
2 38 (63.33%) Cisco
3 37 (61.67%) TCP/IP
4 35 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 33 (55.00%) Firewall
6 32 (53.33%) High Availability
7 31 (51.67%) Finance
8 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (46.67%) CheckPoint
10 27 (45.00%) Windows
11 26 (43.33%) OSPF
11 26 (43.33%) BGP
11 26 (43.33%) Wireless
11 26 (43.33%) Network Design
11 26 (43.33%) Fortinet
12 25 (41.67%) CCNP
12 25 (41.67%) CCNA
13 22 (36.67%) DNS
13 22 (36.67%) DHCP
13 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
14 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (35.00%) MPLS
15 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
15 20 (33.33%) SNA
15 20 (33.33%) CCIE
15 20 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (33.33%) DMVPN
16 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
17 14 (23.33%) SAN
17 14 (23.33%) VMware

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 (11.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Markit EDM
1 11 (18.33%) MultiFonds
1 11 (18.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (91.67%) WAN
2 37 (61.67%) TCP/IP
3 33 (55.00%) Firewall
4 26 (43.33%) BGP
4 26 (43.33%) OSPF
4 26 (43.33%) Wireless
5 22 (36.67%) DHCP
5 22 (36.67%) DNS
6 21 (35.00%) MPLS
7 20 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (33.33%) DMVPN
7 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 20 (33.33%) SNA
8 14 (23.33%) SAN
9 11 (18.33%) Multicast
10 7 (11.67%) WLAN
11 6 (10.00%) 802.11
11 6 (10.00%) DPNSS
11 6 (10.00%) HSRP
11 6 (10.00%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
1 11 (18.33%) RDBMS
1 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 5 (8.33%) FogBugz
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Banking
2 11 (18.33%) Financial Institution
2 11 (18.33%) Investment Banking
2 11 (18.33%) Private Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Consultant
1 20 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 20 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 5 (8.33%) Architect
2 5 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) IT Architect
5 2 (3.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Designer
6 1 (1.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) IT Technician
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 35 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.33%) Grid Computing
4 6 (10.00%) CCTV
5 4 (6.67%) Private Cloud
6 3 (5.00%) EMC VNX
7 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.67%) iPad
8 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.33%) Android
5 5 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.67%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) High Availability
2 26 (43.33%) Network Design
3 11 (18.33%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (18.33%) Investment Management
3 11 (18.33%) People Management
4 5 (8.33%) Test Management
5 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.00%) DevOps
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL
6 3 (5.00%) Kanban
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.33%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (41.67%) CCNA
2 25 (41.67%) CCNP
3 20 (33.33%) CCIE
4 14 (23.33%) Degree
5 5 (8.33%) ISEB
5 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.33%) CCDA
6 2 (3.33%) CCDP
6 2 (3.33%) MCP
6 2 (3.33%) MCSE
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) CCENT
7 1 (1.67%) CCSA
7 1 (1.67%) CCSE
7 1 (1.67%) HND
7 1 (1.67%) MCSA
7 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) XenApp
4 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (6.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) SCCM
1 6 (10.00%) SCOM
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Cisco
2 28 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 26 (43.33%) Fortinet
4 14 (23.33%) VMware
5 12 (20.00%) HP
6 11 (18.33%) Bloomberg
6 11 (18.33%) Calypso
6 11 (18.33%) Charles River
6 11 (18.33%) Fidessa
6 11 (18.33%) IBM
6 11 (18.33%) Linedata
6 11 (18.33%) Oracle
6 11 (18.33%) Reuters
6 11 (18.33%) Sybase
7 6 (10.00%) Aruba
7 6 (10.00%) Citrix
7 6 (10.00%) Juniper
7 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.00%) Motorola
8 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow