Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 137 98
Rank change year-on-year +30 -39 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.28% 1.17% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 9.45% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 20
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.49% +5.48% -14.12%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £48,125
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +11.84% -10.59%

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 164 307 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.42% 12.40% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 183 152
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,200 £27,100 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.46% +3.75% -4.19%

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 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 (88.00%) WAN
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (28.00%) Mitel
5 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) Office 365
7 5 (20.00%) Network Management
7 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 5 (20.00%) SaaS
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) IaaS
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (16.00%) Skype
8 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (16.00%) Presales
8 4 (16.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Nortel
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2

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 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) IaaS
2 5 (20.00%) SaaS
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) NAS
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) Skype
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.00%) IPsec
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Support
3 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Mitel
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Avaya
5 4 (16.00%) NEC
5 4 (16.00%) Nortel
5 4 (16.00%) Panasonic
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam