The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 97 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.22% 0.73% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.11% 6.90% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 1
Average salary £40,750 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
122 116 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.31% 10.57% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
5 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) MPLS
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.24%) SAN
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (13.79%) Avaya
8 4 (13.79%) BGP
8 4 (13.79%) CHAP
8 4 (13.79%) L2TP
8 4 (13.79%) Motorola
8 4 (13.79%) OSPF
8 4 (13.79%) SLA
8 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) CCNP
8 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.79%) PPP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WAN 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 WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) WorkSite
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) MPLS
5 5 (17.24%) SAN
6 4 (13.79%) SHDSL
6 4 (13.79%) 4G
6 4 (13.79%) OSPF
6 4 (13.79%) BGP
6 4 (13.79%) CHAP
6 4 (13.79%) L2TP
6 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (13.79%) TETRA
6 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
6 4 (13.79%) PPP
6 4 (13.79%) SNMP
6 4 (13.79%) ADSL
7 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.34%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) IDOL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Support Manager
2 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Operations Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) PDA
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.34%) Transition Management
5 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Security Management
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) ISMS
7 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.79%) CCNP
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) QA
3 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.45%) COBIT
4 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Avaya
3 4 (13.79%) Motorola
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago