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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.65% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.13% 3.68% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £29,700 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £21,540 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,940 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.18% 10.26% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 83
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £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 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 42 (93.33%) WAN
2 31 (68.89%) Cisco
3 29 (64.44%) DHCP
3 29 (64.44%) Firewall
4 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (51.11%) DNS
6 22 (48.89%) VPN
7 21 (46.67%) CCNA
7 21 (46.67%) Windows
8 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
9 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
9 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
10 17 (37.78%) VMware
11 16 (35.56%) Citrix
11 16 (35.56%) SAN
11 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (33.33%) CCNP
12 15 (33.33%) ITIL
13 14 (31.11%) Back Office
13 14 (31.11%) Fortinet
13 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (31.11%) F5
14 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (28.89%) SCCM
14 13 (28.89%) Network Security
14 13 (28.89%) MPLS
15 12 (26.67%) McAfee
15 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
15 12 (26.67%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) IIS
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.22%) CMS
7 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 42 (93.33%) WAN
2 29 (64.44%) DHCP
2 29 (64.44%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) DNS
4 22 (48.89%) VPN
5 16 (35.56%) SAN
5 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (28.89%) Network Security
6 13 (28.89%) MPLS
7 12 (26.67%) Wireless
8 11 (24.44%) HSRP
8 11 (24.44%) EIGRP
8 11 (24.44%) Internet
8 11 (24.44%) SSL
9 10 (22.22%) TACACS
9 10 (22.22%) WLAN
9 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
10 9 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (17.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (31.11%) Back Office
2 6 (13.33%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.44%) Local Government
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Security Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Network Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Network Support
7 4 (8.89%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Network Technician
8 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Monitoring Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.67%) UNIX
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) SIEM
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.22%) Service Management
8 1 (2.22%) Time Management
8 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (46.67%) CCNA
3 15 (33.33%) CCNP
4 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) NCDA
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) MCP
7 1 (2.22%) CCA
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) vSphere
4 11 (24.44%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 11 (24.44%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (17.78%) SCOM
3 8 (17.78%) SCVMM
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) VMware
5 16 (35.56%) Citrix
6 14 (31.11%) Fortinet
6 14 (31.11%) F5
7 12 (26.67%) McAfee
8 11 (24.44%) Riverbed
8 11 (24.44%) SolarWinds
9 9 (20.00%) HP
10 8 (17.78%) Mitel
11 6 (13.33%) Oracle
12 5 (11.11%) EMC
13 4 (8.89%) NetApp
14 3 (6.67%) SAP
15 2 (4.44%) Avaya
16 1 (2.22%) Altiris
16 1 (2.22%) Hyland
16 1 (2.22%) Verint
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago