The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 68 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.51% 1.82% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.63% 17.02% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 12
Median salary £34,750 £42,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.26% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £71,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
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
126 141 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.17% 10.71% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 68
Median salary £40,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Glasgow region.

WAN Salary Trend in Glasgow

WAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WAN.

1 35 (79.55%) LAN
2 26 (59.09%) Cisco
3 21 (47.73%) Firewall
4 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
5 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (25.00%) VPN
6 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 11 (25.00%) Wireless
7 10 (22.73%) Process Management
7 10 (22.73%) CCNA
7 10 (22.73%) MPLS
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 8 (18.18%) Network Design
9 7 (15.91%) Windows
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
10 6 (13.64%) VoIP
10 6 (13.64%) SLA
10 6 (13.64%) CCNP
10 6 (13.64%) OSPF
10 6 (13.64%) BGP
10 6 (13.64%) Anomaly Detection
11 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
11 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
11 5 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (11.36%) ADSL
11 5 (11.36%) SQL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) IIS
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) IaaS
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (79.55%) LAN
2 21 (47.73%) Firewall
3 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.00%) VPN
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
4 10 (22.73%) MPLS
5 6 (13.64%) BGP
5 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.64%) OSPF
5 6 (13.64%) VoIP
6 5 (11.36%) ADSL
7 4 (9.09%) DNS
7 4 (9.09%) SHDSL
8 3 (6.82%) EIGRP
8 3 (6.82%) Network Security
8 3 (6.82%) Skype
8 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.82%) WAAS
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.55%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Network Communications Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Process Management
2 8 (18.18%) Network Design
2 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Anomaly Detection
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Presales
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) Network Management
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
8 1 (2.27%) People Management
8 1 (2.27%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
1 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
1 5 (11.36%) XPath
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.73%) CCNA
3 6 (13.64%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.82%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 2 (4.55%) HNC
6 2 (4.55%) HND
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CCDA
7 1 (2.27%) CCDP
7 1 (2.27%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) CCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCSE
7 1 (2.27%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.27%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Cisco
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.82%) F5
4 3 (6.82%) Fortinet
4 3 (6.82%) NEC
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) CommVault
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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