Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 109 124
Rank change year-on-year +51 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 20 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.23% 1.08% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 10.75% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 30
Median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.24% +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,800 £22,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £51,275
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -15.29% -5.56%

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 85 186 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.65% 10.08% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 109 165
Median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £27,900 £26,950 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,250 £58,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (46.67%) CCNP
6 7 (46.67%) CCNA
6 7 (46.67%) Office 365
7 6 (40.00%) Docker
7 6 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 6 (40.00%) Line Management
7 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (40.00%) Coaching
7 6 (40.00%) IaaS
7 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (40.00%) OAuth2
7 6 (40.00%) Azure
7 6 (40.00%) AWS
7 6 (40.00%) SaaS
7 6 (40.00%) OpenID
7 6 (40.00%) Core Impact
7 6 (40.00%) AWS Certification
7 6 (40.00%) GCP
7 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
7 6 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (40.00%) Nexpose
7 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management

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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
2 6 (40.00%) GCP
2 6 (40.00%) IaaS
2 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) CTI
4 6 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Metasploit
1 6 (40.00%) WebScarab
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) OAuth
1 6 (40.00%) OAuth2
1 6 (40.00%) OpenID
1 6 (40.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Native
1 6 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Coaching
2 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (40.00%) Line Management
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
2 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) AWS Certification
3 6 (40.00%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Core Impact
1 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (40.00%) Nessus
1 6 (40.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Google
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Acronis
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard