Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 101 107
Rank change year-on-year -39 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.18% 1.64% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.54% 13.30% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 27
Glasgow median annual salary £38,500 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.48% -14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £52,300
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% -10.59% +18.88%

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 304 233 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.35% 12.32% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 180 151 184
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +5.59% -1.23%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,250 £28,625
90th Percentile £57,625 £56,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%

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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (75.86%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (41.38%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
6 11 (37.93%) WLAN
7 10 (34.48%) CCNP
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) F5
8 9 (31.03%) EIGRP
8 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
9 8 (27.59%) Wireless
9 8 (27.59%) Migration
9 8 (27.59%) HP
9 8 (27.59%) Network Security
10 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) DHCP
10 7 (24.14%) McAfee
11 6 (20.69%) MPLS
11 6 (20.69%) CCIE
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) Information Security
11 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (20.69%) HSRP
11 6 (20.69%) IaaS
11 6 (20.69%) SaaS
11 6 (20.69%) PaaS
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server

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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) IaaS
1 6 (20.69%) PaaS
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) WAN
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) WLAN
5 9 (31.03%) EIGRP
6 8 (27.59%) Network Security
6 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 7 (24.14%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) HSRP
8 6 (20.69%) MPLS
9 5 (17.24%) ATM
9 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (13.79%) CTI
10 4 (13.79%) OSPF
10 4 (13.79%) SAN
10 4 (13.79%) SSL
10 4 (13.79%) TACACS
10 4 (13.79%) VPN
11 3 (10.34%) IPsec
11 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
1 1 (3.45%) Law
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) SIEM
4 4 (13.79%) WFM
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
7 1 (3.45%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CCNP
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.45%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (13.79%) Ansible
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
4 10 (34.48%) F5
5 8 (27.59%) HP
6 7 (24.14%) McAfee
7 5 (17.24%) Brocade
7 5 (17.24%) Dell
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
7 5 (17.24%) Riverbed
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
8 4 (13.79%) IBM
9 3 (10.34%) VMware
10 2 (6.90%) Aruba
10 2 (6.90%) Citrix
10 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.90%) Juniper
11 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
11 1 (3.45%) jetNEXUS