The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.93% 0.93% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.31% 7.14% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £34,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.01% 13.05% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 79 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 21 (53.85%) LAN
3 15 (38.46%) BGP
3 15 (38.46%) Project Management
4 14 (35.90%) OSPF
4 14 (35.90%) ITIL
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (33.33%) CCNP
6 10 (25.64%) PPP
6 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
6 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 10 (25.64%) MPLS
7 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 9 (23.08%) ADSL
7 9 (23.08%) SNMP
7 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 9 (23.08%) CHAP
7 9 (23.08%) L2TP
7 9 (23.08%) SHDSL
8 8 (20.51%) DNS
8 8 (20.51%) Firewall
9 7 (17.95%) VPN
10 6 (15.38%) DHCP
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 6 (15.38%) Network Security
11 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.82%) VoIP
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) LAN
2 15 (38.46%) BGP
3 14 (35.90%) OSPF
4 10 (25.64%) PPP
4 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
4 10 (25.64%) MPLS
5 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 9 (23.08%) ADSL
5 9 (23.08%) SNMP
5 9 (23.08%) CHAP
5 9 (23.08%) L2TP
5 9 (23.08%) SHDSL
6 8 (20.51%) DNS
6 8 (20.51%) Firewall
7 7 (17.95%) VPN
8 6 (15.38%) DHCP
8 6 (15.38%) Network Security
9 5 (12.82%) VoIP
10 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Local Government
4 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.13%) IT Support
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (2.56%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) EDI
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) JSP
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Animation
3 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Project Management
2 14 (35.90%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Business Development
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.13%) Network Management
4 2 (5.13%) Product Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.56%) Demand Management
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (33.33%) CCNP
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) CCIE
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) CCDA
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) MCDST
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.56%) Samba
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Juniper
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Remedy
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) Nokia
4 2 (5.13%) Brocade
4 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.13%) Spiceworks
4 2 (5.13%) Nimsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago