The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 99 102 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +40
Permanent jobs citing LAN 61 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 1.88% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.26% 14.68% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 51 29
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £28,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
334 402 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.70% 12.83% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 260 332
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LAN
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LAN Salary Trend in Scotland

LAN
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Scotland

LAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 32 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Glasgow -3 24 £42,500 -19.04% 6
West Lothian -1 2 £42,500 -39.28%
North Lanarkshire -2 1 - -
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LAN.

1 112 (92.56%) WAN
2 63 (52.07%) Firewall
3 61 (50.41%) Windows
4 54 (44.63%) Windows Server
5 47 (38.84%) Cisco
6 43 (35.54%) DNS
7 42 (34.71%) TCP/IP
8 40 (33.06%) DHCP
8 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
8 40 (33.06%) Active Directory
9 37 (30.58%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (28.93%) HP
11 34 (28.10%) MS Exchange
12 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 33 (27.27%) Data Centre
13 31 (25.62%) OSPF
13 31 (25.62%) BGP
14 30 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (23.97%) SLA
15 29 (23.97%) Wireless
15 29 (23.97%) Finance
16 28 (23.14%) Network Design
16 28 (23.14%) Degree
16 28 (23.14%) CCNP
17 27 (22.31%) CCNA
18 26 (21.49%) Office 365
19 25 (20.66%) High Availability
19 25 (20.66%) Project Management
20 24 (19.83%) MPLS
20 24 (19.83%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 34 (28.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.31%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Markit EDM
1 12 (9.92%) MultiFonds
1 12 (9.92%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.49%) Office 365
2 22 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 112 (92.56%) WAN
2 63 (52.07%) Firewall
3 43 (35.54%) DNS
4 42 (34.71%) TCP/IP
5 40 (33.06%) DHCP
6 31 (25.62%) BGP
6 31 (25.62%) OSPF
7 29 (23.97%) Wireless
8 24 (19.83%) MPLS
9 18 (14.88%) EIGRP
10 17 (14.05%) VoIP
11 15 (12.40%) VPN
11 15 (12.40%) WLAN
12 14 (11.57%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (11.57%) SAN
12 14 (11.57%) VLAN
13 13 (10.74%) DMVPN
14 12 (9.92%) HSRP
14 12 (9.92%) Multicast
15 10 (8.26%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.92%) MySQL
3 12 (9.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (23.97%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Banking
2 12 (9.92%) Financial Institution
2 12 (9.92%) Investment Banking
2 12 (9.92%) Private Banking
3 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.61%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.31%) Back Office
6 3 (2.48%) Retail
7 2 (1.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (16.53%) IT Engineer
4 19 (15.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) Senior IT Engineer
6 15 (12.40%) Analyst
6 15 (12.40%) Consultant
6 15 (12.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (11.57%) Data Consultant
7 14 (11.57%) Network Consultant
8 13 (10.74%) Architect
9 11 (9.09%) Support Analyst
10 10 (8.26%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (7.44%) Network Architect
12 8 (6.61%) IT Manager
12 8 (6.61%) Senior Support Analyst
13 7 (5.79%) Senior Network Engineer
14 6 (4.96%) IT Support
15 5 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
16 4 (3.31%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.48%) Web Services
3 2 (1.65%) COM
4 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.92%) Grid Computing
3 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) CCTV
5 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.83%) EPoS
8 1 (0.83%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.41%) Windows
2 54 (44.63%) Windows Server
3 30 (24.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.61%) Linux
6 7 (5.79%) Unix
7 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.65%) CentOS
9 2 (1.65%) Debian
9 2 (1.65%) Solaris
9 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Network Design
2 25 (20.66%) High Availability
2 25 (20.66%) Project Management
3 24 (19.83%) Business Continuity
4 18 (14.88%) Matrix Management
5 14 (11.57%) ITIL
6 13 (10.74%) People Management
7 12 (9.92%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (9.92%) Investment Management
8 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.79%) Network Management
9 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.13%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.31%) Change Management
11 4 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.48%) Network Architecture
12 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (1.65%) Java
2 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.65%) Python
3 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (30.58%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (23.14%) CCNP
2 28 (23.14%) Degree
3 27 (22.31%) CCNA
4 17 (14.05%) CCIE
5 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.31%) HND
7 2 (1.65%) CCDA
7 2 (1.65%) CCDP
7 2 (1.65%) CCENT
7 2 (1.65%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (1.65%) MCSE
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CISSP
8 1 (0.83%) MCP
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.97%) SLA
2 23 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) COBIT
3 2 (1.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 40 (33.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Firmware
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) SCCM
2 5 (4.13%) SCOM
3 4 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.65%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.65%) WMI
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (38.84%) Cisco
2 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
3 35 (28.93%) HP
4 24 (19.83%) CheckPoint
5 23 (19.01%) Dell
6 22 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 21 (17.36%) Kaspersky
7 21 (17.36%) Siemens
7 21 (17.36%) WatchGuard
8 18 (14.88%) Juniper
9 14 (11.57%) Oracle
10 12 (9.92%) Bloomberg
10 12 (9.92%) Calypso
10 12 (9.92%) Charles River
10 12 (9.92%) Fidessa
10 12 (9.92%) IBM
10 12 (9.92%) Linedata
10 12 (9.92%) Reuters
10 12 (9.92%) Sybase
11 7 (5.79%) VMware
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