Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 115 114
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.31% 1.64% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.45% 16.10% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 21
Glasgow median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,850 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £51,825 £58,750 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £43,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year -5.75% +15.23% +2.03%

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 233 236 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.54% 10.21% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 159 144 136
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% -
10th Percentile £23,700 £25,000 £25,375
90th Percentile £57,750 £63,763 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) CCNP
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Office 365
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) CCNA
8 6 (20.69%) IaaS
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (17.24%) Wireless
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.24%) Skype
9 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) DNS
9 5 (17.24%) MPLS
9 5 (17.24%) Forcepoint
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Fault Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) Proactive Management
10 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (13.79%) Presales

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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) IaaS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) MPLS
3 5 (17.24%) Skype
3 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) Wireless
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
4 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.34%) BGP
5 3 (10.34%) OSPF
5 3 (10.34%) SNMP
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) WLAN
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.90%) CTI
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Network Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Audio Visual Technician
5 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Fault Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Proactive Management
4 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
4 4 (13.79%) Presales
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) WFM
7 1 (3.45%) Anomaly Detection
7 1 (3.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (3.45%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) CCNP
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) CCIE
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (6.90%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.45%) PMP
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) Forcepoint
4 3 (10.34%) NEC
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Avaya
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.90%) Mitel
5 2 (6.90%) Nortel
5 2 (6.90%) Panasonic
6 1 (3.45%) Aruba
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) Polycom
6 1 (3.45%) Tandberg