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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 94 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.87% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 6.36% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -19.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £12,450 £23,750 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.31%
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
146 110 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.54% 9.54% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 74
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £52,500
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 27 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Avaya
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Security Management
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (6.25%) Animation
8 1 (6.25%) COBIT
8 1 (6.25%) QA
8 1 (6.25%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) ISMS
8 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PDA
2 1 (6.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) ISMS
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Samba
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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TheSmartList
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 26 days ago