The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 101 86 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 0.84% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 6.34% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 10
Average salary £29,850 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £33,750 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £36,250 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 142 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.35% 13.25% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 83 85
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £22,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
LAN
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 6 (28.57%) BGP
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) Lync
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (14.29%) CCNP
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (14.29%) Dell
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (14.29%) Internet
10 3 (14.29%) Remedy
10 3 (14.29%) WLAN
10 3 (14.29%) ISDN
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) BGP
4 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (14.29%) WLAN
6 3 (14.29%) ISDN
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.52%) PSTN
7 2 (9.52%) HTTP
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Director
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) EDI
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Animation
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) OOP
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Business Development
3 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCDA
3 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Juniper
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.52%) Brocade
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia
4 2 (9.52%) Nimsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Spiceworks
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec