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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 68 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 1.88% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.08% 15.24% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 13
Median salary £30,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,370 £29,350 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
129 164 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.37% 12.31% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 79
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 (89.74%) LAN
2 24 (61.54%) Firewall
3 21 (53.85%) Cisco
4 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
5 15 (38.46%) Network Design
6 12 (30.77%) Wireless
6 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) VPN
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (25.64%) MPLS
9 9 (23.08%) ITIL
9 9 (23.08%) Windows
10 8 (20.51%) VoIP
10 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
10 8 (20.51%) Anomaly Detection
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) CCNA
12 6 (15.38%) VMware
13 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
13 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (12.82%) CCNP
14 4 (10.26%) SLA
14 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
14 4 (10.26%) HNC
14 4 (10.26%) HND
14 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (10.26%) F5
14 4 (10.26%) Mentoring

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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Houdini
1 1 (2.56%) Maya
1 1 (2.56%) NUKE
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) LAN
2 24 (61.54%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.77%) Wireless
4 11 (28.21%) VPN
5 10 (25.64%) MPLS
6 8 (20.51%) VoIP
7 3 (7.69%) BGP
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) OSPF
7 3 (7.69%) Skype
7 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.69%) WAAS
8 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security
8 2 (5.13%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) ADSL
9 1 (2.56%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Network Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Network Communications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Animation
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Network Design
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Presales
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (5.13%) High Availability
7 2 (5.13%) Line Management
7 2 (5.13%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (5.13%) Network Management
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 5 (12.82%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) HNC
4 4 (10.26%) HND
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) MCT
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) Samba
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) MOM
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) F5
5 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 3 (7.69%) NEC
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Draytek
7 1 (2.56%) jetNEXUS
7 1 (2.56%) Lotus
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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