The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 90 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% - 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
WLAN
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
154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.18% 10.26% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 83
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 £34,300 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WLAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Glasgow region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Glasgow

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) McAfee
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Network Security
3 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (81.82%) F5
4 8 (72.73%) HSRP
4 8 (72.73%) CiscoWorks
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (72.73%) SSL
4 8 (72.73%) EIGRP
4 8 (72.73%) TACACS
4 8 (72.73%) IPsec
4 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
4 8 (72.73%) Riverbed
4 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds
5 7 (63.64%) Internet
6 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
6 6 (54.55%) Mitel
6 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
6 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (54.55%) Network Monitoring

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) VPN
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) HSRP
3 8 (72.73%) SSL
3 8 (72.73%) EIGRP
3 8 (72.73%) TACACS
3 8 (72.73%) IPsec
4 7 (63.64%) Internet
5 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
5 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
5 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Security Engineer
3 7 (63.64%) Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Network Security Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Network Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) McAfee
3 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (81.82%) F5
4 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
4 8 (72.73%) Riverbed
4 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds
5 6 (54.55%) Mitel
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Intel
6 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL