Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 115 126
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.02% 1.31% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.36% 13.94% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 22
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -12.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,700 £25,000 £33,550
90th Percentile £51,000 £56,250 £47,250
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.32% -10.59% +6.25%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 299 208 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.19% 9.41% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 188 132 150
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £31,225
90th Percentile £60,400 £59,875 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for LAN.

1 21 (84.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 10 (40.00%) Firewall
6 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (24.00%) Fault Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) IaaS
8 6 (24.00%) Proactive Management
8 6 (24.00%) Wireless
8 6 (24.00%) Forcepoint
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Citrix
8 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (24.00%) SAN
9 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.00%) CCNP
9 5 (20.00%) Unix
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
10 4 (16.00%) Ansible
10 4 (16.00%) DevOps
10 4 (16.00%) Analytics

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) IaaS
2 4 (16.00%) PaaS
2 4 (16.00%) SaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) WAN
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) Wireless
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.00%) CTI
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) Skype
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) ISDN
8 1 (4.00%) SMS
8 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Graduate
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Audio Visual Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Fault Analysis
1 6 (24.00%) Proactive Management
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Analytics
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
2 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (16.00%) WFM
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNP
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Forcepoint
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) F5
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Avaya
7 2 (8.00%) Mitel
7 2 (8.00%) Nortel
7 2 (8.00%) Panasonic
8 1 (4.00%) Aruba
8 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.00%) Polycom
8 1 (4.00%) Tandberg