The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.17% 5.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 West Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 37.50% 27.94% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -39.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

LAN
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

LAN Salary Trend in West Lothian

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) ICMP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Progress
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CCENT
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) WMI
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) ICMP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCENT
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Progress
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto