Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 86 103
Rank change year-on-year -37 +17 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 36 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.22% 1.92% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.46% 15.25% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 31
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.99% -8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,250 £24,747 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +33.33% +3.45% +6.62%

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 296 236 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.90% 12.57% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 159 160 202
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £41,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.38% +2.45% +1.24%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,800 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 25 (89.29%) WAN
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco
4 15 (53.57%) CCNP
4 15 (53.57%) WLAN
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 12 (42.86%) Information Security
7 11 (39.29%) Migration
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (35.71%) F5
8 10 (35.71%) MPLS
8 10 (35.71%) DHCP
9 9 (32.14%) Windows
9 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
9 9 (32.14%) McAfee
10 8 (28.57%) OSPF
10 8 (28.57%) Network Management
10 8 (28.57%) Network Security
11 7 (25.00%) HSRP
11 7 (25.00%) Wireless
11 7 (25.00%) CCIE
11 7 (25.00%) BGP
11 7 (25.00%) SSL
11 7 (25.00%) VPN
11 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (21.43%) ATM
12 6 (21.43%) Dell
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery

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 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) WAN
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) WLAN
4 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (35.71%) DHCP
6 10 (35.71%) MPLS
7 8 (28.57%) Network Security
7 8 (28.57%) OSPF
8 7 (25.00%) BGP
8 7 (25.00%) HSRP
8 7 (25.00%) SSL
8 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 7 (25.00%) Wireless
9 6 (21.43%) ATM
9 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (17.86%) DNS
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 5 (17.86%) TACACS
11 4 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) IVR
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) Network Management
4 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.71%) Network Design
7 2 (7.14%) BCP
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) Security Management
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) CCNP
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) F5
3 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 9 (32.14%) McAfee
4 6 (21.43%) Brocade
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
4 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) jetNEXUS
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) Aruba
7 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.14%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat