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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 77 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 2.58% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 19.44% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 18
Median salary £38,750 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.88% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,350 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
103 180 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.27% 13.28% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 103 84
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 33 (91.67%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco
4 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 13 (36.11%) Network Design
6 11 (30.56%) Wireless
7 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 10 (27.78%) VPN
7 10 (27.78%) ITIL
7 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) MPLS
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
9 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (19.44%) VoIP
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Anomaly Detection
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 5 (13.89%) CCNA
11 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (11.11%) CCNP
12 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.11%) HNC
12 4 (11.11%) HND
12 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (8.33%) SQL
13 3 (8.33%) Linux
13 3 (8.33%) SLA

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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Houdini
1 1 (2.78%) Maya
1 1 (2.78%) NUKE
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 11 (30.56%) Wireless
4 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 10 (27.78%) VPN
5 8 (22.22%) MPLS
6 7 (19.44%) VoIP
7 2 (5.56%) BGP
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.56%) DNS
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) OSPF
7 2 (5.56%) SAN
7 2 (5.56%) Skype
7 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.56%) WAAS
7 2 (5.56%) WLAN
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.78%) Multicast
8 1 (2.78%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
1 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Network Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Network Communications Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Animation
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Network Design
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Compliance Management
6 1 (2.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CCNA
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.11%) CCNP
3 4 (11.11%) HNC
3 4 (11.11%) HND
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) MCT
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) Samba
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.78%) MOM
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) NEC
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Draytek
6 1 (2.78%) jetNEXUS
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
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