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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 78 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 0.92% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.39% 9.57% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Average salary £40,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,250 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £61,800 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
113 115 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.26% 9.57% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 92
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) DHCP
7 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) VLAN
8 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
9 7 (25.93%) Citrix
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (22.22%) vSphere
10 6 (22.22%) MCSE
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 5 (18.52%) XenApp
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
12 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 8 (29.63%) SAN
4 8 (29.63%) VLAN
5 5 (18.52%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) ADSL
8 2 (7.41%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) SHDSL
9 1 (3.70%) Network Security
9 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) IDOL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) CRM
2 4 (14.81%) ERP
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Transition Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Management
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) ISMS
5 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCSE
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.41%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) CCA
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 5 (18.52%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Avaya
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Sophos
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Hyland
7 1 (3.70%) Altiris
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago