The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 79 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.12% 1.38% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.48% 13.04% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 7
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £57,000 £62,400
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 115 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.89% 10.59% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 102 81 85
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,808 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

LAN Salary Trend in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 49 (90.74%) WAN
2 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 28 (51.85%) Firewall
4 27 (50.00%) Windows
5 25 (46.30%) DNS
6 24 (44.44%) DHCP
7 23 (42.59%) Cisco
8 21 (38.89%) SLA
8 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
9 20 (37.04%) Office 365
9 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
11 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
12 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
12 16 (29.63%) HP
12 16 (29.63%) Dell
12 16 (29.63%) Business Continuity
13 15 (27.78%) CCNA
13 15 (27.78%) Siemens
13 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (25.93%) Kaspersky
14 14 (25.93%) WatchGuard
14 14 (25.93%) CCNP
14 14 (25.93%) Project Management
15 13 (24.07%) SQL
16 12 (22.22%) WLAN
16 12 (22.22%) VPN
17 11 (20.37%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) Office 365
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (90.74%) WAN
2 28 (51.85%) Firewall
3 25 (46.30%) DNS
4 24 (44.44%) DHCP
5 12 (22.22%) VPN
5 12 (22.22%) WLAN
6 7 (12.96%) BGP
6 7 (12.96%) OSPF
7 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
7 5 (9.26%) IP Telephony
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.41%) ICMP
8 4 (7.41%) Internet
8 4 (7.41%) RIP
8 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.41%) VLAN
9 3 (5.56%) Broadband
9 3 (5.56%) MPLS
9 3 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (11.11%) Back Office
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) IT Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.70%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) COM
2 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) Unix
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 2 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Business Continuity
2 14 (25.93%) Project Management
3 11 (20.37%) Matrix Management
4 9 (16.67%) Network Design
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Network Management
7 4 (7.41%) Change Management
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.56%) Presales
9 2 (3.70%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.70%) Change Control
9 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.70%) Process Management
9 2 (3.70%) Revenue Recognition
10 1 (1.85%) Identity Management
10 1 (1.85%) Migration
10 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (27.78%) CCNA
3 14 (25.93%) CCNP
4 8 (14.81%) Degree
5 5 (9.26%) HND
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCA
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.89%) SLA
2 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) UAG
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
1 3 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.85%) SCSM
2 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (42.59%) Cisco
3 16 (29.63%) Dell
3 16 (29.63%) HP
4 15 (27.78%) Siemens
5 14 (25.93%) Kaspersky
5 14 (25.93%) WatchGuard
6 11 (20.37%) Juniper
7 6 (11.11%) VMware
8 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.41%) Avaya
10 3 (5.56%) F5
11 2 (3.70%) BT
11 2 (3.70%) Nortel
11 2 (3.70%) Polycom
11 2 (3.70%) Verint
12 1 (1.85%) Citrix
12 1 (1.85%) EMC
12 1 (1.85%) IBM
12 1 (1.85%) Sun
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