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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.24% 2.24% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 17.39% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 23
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £40,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
147 161 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.77% 12.89% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 108 117
Median salary £40,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 47 (82.46%) LAN
2 40 (70.18%) Firewall
3 29 (50.88%) DNS
3 29 (50.88%) Windows
4 26 (45.61%) SLA
4 26 (45.61%) DHCP
4 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
4 26 (45.61%) Windows Server
5 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
7 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (38.60%) HP
8 22 (38.60%) Dell
8 22 (38.60%) Office 365
9 21 (36.84%) WatchGuard
9 21 (36.84%) Kaspersky
9 21 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (36.84%) Siemens
9 21 (36.84%) Cisco
9 21 (36.84%) SQL
9 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 21 (36.84%) Business Continuity
10 20 (35.09%) Project Management
11 18 (31.58%) Matrix Management
12 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (21.05%) VPN
14 10 (17.54%) MPLS
14 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
15 9 (15.79%) OSPF

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 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (38.60%) Office 365
2 21 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (82.46%) LAN
2 40 (70.18%) Firewall
3 29 (50.88%) DNS
4 26 (45.61%) DHCP
5 12 (21.05%) VPN
6 10 (17.54%) MPLS
6 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
7 9 (15.79%) OSPF
8 8 (14.04%) BGP
9 7 (12.28%) WLAN
10 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (10.53%) Wireless
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (8.77%) Network Security
12 4 (7.02%) ADSL
12 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
12 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.02%) IPsec
12 4 (7.02%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 18 (31.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (28.07%) Network Engineer
4 16 (28.07%) Senior IT Engineer
5 15 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Network Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) EMC Centera
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
6 3 (5.26%) Linux
7 2 (3.51%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Business Continuity
2 20 (35.09%) Project Management
3 18 (31.58%) Matrix Management
4 8 (14.04%) Network Management
4 8 (14.04%) Process Management
5 6 (10.53%) Network Design
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (3.51%) Fault Management
8 2 (3.51%) Information Security
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (3.51%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
2 9 (15.79%) CCNP
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) HND
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) CCIE
7 1 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (45.61%) SLA
2 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) COBIT
3 2 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) Dell
2 22 (38.60%) HP
3 21 (36.84%) Cisco
3 21 (36.84%) Kaspersky
3 21 (36.84%) Siemens
3 21 (36.84%) WatchGuard
4 8 (14.04%) Juniper
5 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.53%) F5
7 5 (8.77%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.51%) Nortel
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix
9 1 (1.75%) CommVault
9 1 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.75%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) VMware
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £DOE + OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Percepta
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago