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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 96 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.31% 0.86% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.69% 8.16% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 6
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £12,450 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,253 £45,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
134 147 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 10.57% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 81
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,677 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (89.58%) WAN
2 34 (70.83%) Cisco
3 30 (62.50%) DHCP
4 29 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (54.17%) VPN
5 26 (54.17%) CCNA
5 26 (54.17%) Firewall
6 23 (47.92%) DNS
7 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
8 18 (37.50%) Windows
9 17 (35.42%) Internet
10 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 15 (31.25%) WLAN
11 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (29.17%) Network Security
12 14 (29.17%) Back Office
13 13 (27.08%) MPLS
13 13 (27.08%) SCCM
14 12 (25.00%) SAN
14 12 (25.00%) Citrix
14 12 (25.00%) CCNP
14 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 12 (25.00%) ITIL
14 12 (25.00%) VMware
15 11 (22.92%) IP Telephony
15 11 (22.92%) Wireless
15 11 (22.92%) SSL
15 11 (22.92%) McAfee
15 11 (22.92%) F5

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.33%) IIS
5 3 (6.25%) Lync
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (89.58%) WAN
2 30 (62.50%) DHCP
3 26 (54.17%) VPN
3 26 (54.17%) Firewall
4 23 (47.92%) DNS
5 17 (35.42%) Internet
6 15 (31.25%) WLAN
6 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (29.17%) Network Security
8 13 (27.08%) MPLS
9 12 (25.00%) SAN
10 11 (22.92%) IP Telephony
10 11 (22.92%) Wireless
10 11 (22.92%) SSL
11 10 (20.83%) EIGRP
11 10 (20.83%) HSRP
12 9 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (18.75%) TACACS
13 7 (14.58%) IPsec
13 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (29.17%) Back Office
2 4 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Security Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Network Support
7 4 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.33%) Network Technician
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (4.17%) SUSE
7 2 (4.17%) AIX
7 2 (4.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
4 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.08%) Line Management
7 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.08%) Network Design
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (54.17%) CCNA
3 12 (25.00%) CCNP
4 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) NCDA
6 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.17%) HND
7 1 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (2.08%) CCA
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) PMP
7 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.75%) XenApp
3 9 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) UAG
4 2 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) SCCM
2 10 (20.83%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (18.75%) SCOM
4 8 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (4.17%) SnapMirror
6 2 (4.17%) SnapVault
7 1 (2.08%) SCSM
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.00%) Citrix
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 11 (22.92%) F5
4 11 (22.92%) McAfee
5 10 (20.83%) HP
5 10 (20.83%) Riverbed
5 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 9 (18.75%) Mitel
6 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (6.25%) SAP
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
9 2 (4.17%) Avaya
9 2 (4.17%) IBM
9 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 2 (4.17%) Draytek
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IBI Group (UK) Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43354.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 25 days ago