Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 64 118
Rank change year-on-year -28 +54 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 13 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.23% 1.93% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 18.31% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 9
10th Percentile £30,000 £45,750 £27,150
25th Percentile £32,250 £53,750 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -46.15% +30.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £53,750 " £55,638
90th Percentile £57,125 " £57,300
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £50,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -24.00% +58.73% -24.10%

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 150 71 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.22% 10.53% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 100 41 112
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £26,775
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £36,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,974 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.05% +5.26% +10.47%
75th Percentile £56,188 £62,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £65,000 £69,885
Scotland median annual salary £46,443 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.23% +5.56% -

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 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) DHCP
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Azure
6 8 (44.44%) VoIP
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Change Management
7 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
7 7 (38.89%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco
9 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 5 (27.78%) Wireless
10 4 (22.22%) IPsec
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) Clustering
10 4 (22.22%) VLAN
10 4 (22.22%) Veeam
10 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 4 (22.22%) VPN

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (50.00%) Azure
3 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
5 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 9 (50.00%) DHCP
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) IPsec
6 4 (22.22%) VLAN
6 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
8 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.56%) Network Security
9 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 2 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Project Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (16.67%) Availability Management
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (16.67%) ISMS
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto