The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 82 64 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 2.60% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.71% 21.69% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 15
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,800 £38,758
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
118 166 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 11.99% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
3 17 (48.57%) Finance
4 16 (45.71%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
5 14 (40.00%) High Availability
5 14 (40.00%) Degree
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
7 12 (34.29%) HP
8 11 (31.43%) Calypso
8 11 (31.43%) Fidessa
8 11 (31.43%) IBM
8 11 (31.43%) SAN
8 11 (31.43%) Reuters
8 11 (31.43%) Bloomberg
8 11 (31.43%) Linedata
8 11 (31.43%) Charles River
8 11 (31.43%) Sybase
8 11 (31.43%) MySQL
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle
8 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
8 11 (31.43%) Private Banking
8 11 (31.43%) thinkFolio
8 11 (31.43%) Electronic Trading
8 11 (31.43%) Investment Management
8 11 (31.43%) Banking
8 11 (31.43%) MultiFonds
8 11 (31.43%) Investment Banking
8 11 (31.43%) Grid Computing
8 11 (31.43%) Financial Institution

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Markit EDM
1 11 (31.43%) MultiFonds
1 11 (31.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
3 11 (31.43%) Multicast
3 11 (31.43%) SAN
4 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 8 (22.86%) VoIP
6 6 (17.14%) MPLS
6 6 (17.14%) VLAN
7 5 (14.29%) BGP
7 5 (14.29%) DECT
7 5 (14.29%) Nortel Norstar
7 5 (14.29%) OSPF
7 5 (14.29%) PBX
7 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 4 (11.43%) ATM
8 4 (11.43%) DNS
8 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
8 4 (11.43%) HSRP
8 4 (11.43%) ISDN
8 4 (11.43%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) MySQL
1 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
2 11 (31.43%) Financial Institution
2 11 (31.43%) Investment Banking
2 11 (31.43%) Private Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Data Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Network Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Flash
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (31.43%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) High Availability
2 11 (31.43%) Electronic Trading
2 11 (31.43%) Investment Management
2 11 (31.43%) People Management
3 6 (17.14%) Network Design
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.86%) Open Source
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.86%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (22.86%) CCNP
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
5 6 (17.14%) CCIE
6 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.86%) ISEB
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.86%) PMP
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) HP
2 11 (31.43%) Bloomberg
2 11 (31.43%) Calypso
2 11 (31.43%) Charles River
2 11 (31.43%) Fidessa
2 11 (31.43%) IBM
2 11 (31.43%) Linedata
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Reuters
2 11 (31.43%) Sybase
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) Avaya
5 5 (14.29%) Mitel
5 5 (14.29%) Nortel
5 5 (14.29%) Panasonic
5 5 (14.29%) Siemens
6 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
greyspark
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago