The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.38% 12.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 69.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
WAN
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
15 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.71% 18.31% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Median salary £44,500 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.42% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

WAN
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

WAN Salary Trend in West Lothian

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) CCENT
2 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) WMI
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Progress
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP

WAN
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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCENT
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (66.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Progress
2 1 (33.33%) VMware