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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 74 91
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 29 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.26% 2.25% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 26.13% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 11
10th Percentile £27,200 £23,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £25,500 £42,550
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% -33.33% +45.83%
75th Percentile £41,525 £42,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £43,160 - £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,778 £42,000 £47,600
% change year-on-year -14.81% -11.76% -14.23%

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 172 111 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.84% 8.60% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 112 77 67
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,500 £24,400
25th Percentile £37,313 £32,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.58% +14.46%
75th Percentile £55,188 £51,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £64,303
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Glasgow.

Salary trend for LAN in Glasgow

LAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (40.00%) Social Skills
5 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (20.00%) Azure
8 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) IPsec
8 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (20.00%) Meraki

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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (20.00%) Azure
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) AWS
4 1 (5.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) DHCP
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
5 5 (25.00%) VoIP
5 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (20.00%) IPsec
6 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.00%) VLAN
8 2 (10.00%) SD-WAN
8 2 (10.00%) Softphone
8 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
8 2 (10.00%) WLAN
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 8 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Agile
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) OWASP
5 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 2 (10.00%) NIST
4 1 (5.00%) GDPR
4 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Meraki
3 2 (10.00%) Ubiquiti
3 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) VMware