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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 83 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% 1.86% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 16.67% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,800 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
116 126 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.96% 11.14% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81 80 99
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 18 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) VLAN
6 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) SAN
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
7 5 (20.83%) vSphere
8 4 (16.67%) XenApp
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Advertising
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.67%) MCSE

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) SAN
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 7 (29.17%) VLAN
4 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
7 2 (8.33%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.17%) ADSL
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
8 1 (4.17%) WLAN
8 1 (4.17%) Extranet
8 1 (4.17%) MPLS
8 1 (4.17%) SHDSL
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) IDOL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 3 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (8.33%) Law
5 1 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Finance
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) ERP
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (12.50%) Transition Management
4 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) ISMS
5 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Avaya
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Sophos
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) F5
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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