Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 90 116
Rank change year-on-year -25 +26 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.32% 2.12% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 16.97% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 30
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £36,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.40% +6.57% -17.47%
10th Percentile £34,425 £25,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £51,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% +7.35% -

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 252 271 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.05% 12.52% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 146 173 191
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £30,875 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for LAN.

1 29 (96.67%) WAN
2 22 (73.33%) Firewall
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 12 (40.00%) CCNP
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) Information Security
7 9 (30.00%) VoIP
7 9 (30.00%) WLAN
7 9 (30.00%) McAfee
8 8 (26.67%) BGP
8 8 (26.67%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) F5
9 7 (23.33%) MPLS
9 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
9 7 (23.33%) Linux
9 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 7 (23.33%) Network Management
10 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.00%) OSPF
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (13.33%) HSRP
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
12 4 (13.33%) jetNEXUS
12 4 (13.33%) VPN
12 4 (13.33%) SSL

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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Houdini
1 2 (6.67%) Maya
1 2 (6.67%) NUKE
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) WAN
2 22 (73.33%) Firewall
3 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 9 (30.00%) VoIP
4 9 (30.00%) WLAN
5 8 (26.67%) BGP
5 8 (26.67%) Network Security
6 7 (23.33%) DHCP
6 7 (23.33%) MPLS
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (20.00%) OSPF
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.33%) HSRP
9 4 (13.33%) Internet
9 4 (13.33%) SSL
9 4 (13.33%) VPN
9 4 (13.33%) Wireless
10 3 (10.00%) DNS
10 3 (10.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Animation
1 2 (6.67%) IVR
1 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) CentOS
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (23.33%) Network Management
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Effects
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Animation
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Rendering
5 2 (6.67%) BCP
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CISSP
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.67%) NFS
3 2 (6.67%) Samba
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.33%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) McAfee
3 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) F5
4 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) jetNEXUS
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.67%) Brocade
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) BT
8 1 (3.33%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec