Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 124 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 -33 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.06% 1.22% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.78% 10.73% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 28
Glasgow median annual salary £49,375 £46,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.18% +27.40% +1.39%
10th Percentile £35,250 £35,200 £24,998
90th Percentile £55,638 £60,625 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.10% +22.00% +11.94%

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 204 261 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.79% 11.37% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 169
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -1.84%
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £54,600
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) IaaS
6 9 (40.91%) Skype
6 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
6 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (36.36%) Office 365
7 8 (36.36%) SaaS
7 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
7 8 (36.36%) Project Management
7 8 (36.36%) Six Sigma
7 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 7 (31.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 7 (31.82%) Presales
8 7 (31.82%) NEC
8 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
8 7 (31.82%) Billing
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
8 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) MPLS
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
10 5 (22.73%) VPN
11 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 4 (18.18%) DNS

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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) IaaS
2 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 8 (36.36%) SaaS
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Skype
3 9 (40.91%) Unified Communications
4 5 (22.73%) MPLS
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) BGP
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
6 3 (13.64%) SNMP
6 3 (13.64%) WLAN
7 2 (9.09%) ADSL
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Firepower
General
1 7 (31.82%) Billing
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Manager
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) Six Sigma
5 7 (31.82%) Presales
5 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Network Management
8 1 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.55%) Hardware Maintenance
8 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
1 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (13.64%) CCIE
2 3 (13.64%) CCNP
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) NEC
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds