The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.98% - 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
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 Stirling region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 11.76% 6.15% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

LAN
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

LAN Salary Trend in Stirling

LAN
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 1 - -
LAN
Scotland

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) HP NNM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Japanese Language
2 1 (33.33%) Korean Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Thai Language
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (66.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat