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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 73 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.32% 2.00% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.59% 19.58% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 7
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
156 143 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.47% 10.19% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 105 114 86
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 36 (75.00%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) Cisco
4 25 (52.08%) DHCP
5 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (39.58%) VPN
6 19 (39.58%) DNS
7 18 (37.50%) Windows
8 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
8 17 (35.42%) CCNA
8 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
8 17 (35.42%) MPLS
9 16 (33.33%) ITIL
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (29.17%) Fortinet
10 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.17%) Citrix
10 14 (29.17%) F5
11 13 (27.08%) CCNP
11 13 (27.08%) VMware
12 12 (25.00%) Wireless
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (25.00%) Network Security
12 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (25.00%) SAN
13 11 (22.92%) McAfee
13 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
13 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (22.92%) Back Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (10.42%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) CMS
7 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 36 (75.00%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 25 (52.08%) DHCP
4 19 (39.58%) VPN
4 19 (39.58%) DNS
5 17 (35.42%) MPLS
6 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (25.00%) Network Security
7 12 (25.00%) Wireless
7 12 (25.00%) SAN
8 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.83%) SSL
9 10 (20.83%) EIGRP
9 10 (20.83%) HSRP
10 9 (18.75%) TACACS
10 9 (18.75%) IP Telephony
11 8 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (16.67%) Internet
12 6 (12.50%) BGP
12 6 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (22.92%) Back Office
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Law
2 6 (12.50%) Local Government
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Architect
1 9 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Network Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Network Support
5 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Network Technician
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Director
7 2 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Streaming Media
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.33%) Product Management
6 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) CRM
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.25%) SIEM
7 3 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) ITSM
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Java
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (35.42%) CCNA
3 13 (27.08%) CCNP
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
5 4 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 2 (4.17%) MCITP
7 1 (2.08%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (2.08%) CCA
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) vSphere
4 9 (18.75%) XenApp
5 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) SCOM
2 6 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Cisco
2 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
3 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 14 (29.17%) Fortinet
3 14 (29.17%) F5
4 13 (27.08%) VMware
5 11 (22.92%) McAfee
6 10 (20.83%) Riverbed
6 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
7 7 (14.58%) Mitel
7 7 (14.58%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) EMC
8 2 (4.17%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) Remedy
9 1 (2.08%) Hyland
9 1 (2.08%) Altiris
9 1 (2.08%) BMC
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago