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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 97 111 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.072% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 0.77% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £21,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -10.58%
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
117 130 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.91% 9.31% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 106 83
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint