Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 98 102
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 40 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.83% 2.11% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.88% 19.58% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 24
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +47.48% -10.32%
10th Percentile £27,700 £33,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,250 £47,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.98% +34.29% -

WAN 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 237 240 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.82% 10.75% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 161 147 140
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -1.78% +5.63%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,000 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Glasgow

WAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Glasgow.

Salary trend for WAN in Glasgow

WAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 28 (70.00%) LAN
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco
3 21 (52.50%) Firewall
4 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (32.50%) MPLS
6 10 (25.00%) Juniper
6 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 10 (25.00%) CCNP
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (22.50%) CCIE
7 9 (22.50%) BGP
7 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (20.00%) Office 365
8 8 (20.00%) IaaS
9 7 (17.50%) Skype
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
10 6 (15.00%) CCNA
10 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) Wireless
10 6 (15.00%) JNCIE
10 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
10 6 (15.00%) SaaS
10 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
10 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
11 5 (12.50%) Presales

WAN
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 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) IaaS
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) LAN
2 21 (52.50%) Firewall
3 13 (32.50%) MPLS
4 9 (22.50%) BGP
5 7 (17.50%) Skype
6 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 6 (15.00%) Wireless
7 5 (12.50%) DNS
7 5 (12.50%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) OSPF
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.50%) SAN
9 3 (7.50%) SNMP
9 3 (7.50%) WLAN
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.00%) Junos
11 1 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Billing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) IP Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Audio Visual Technician
7 2 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 5 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Presales
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Proactive Management
6 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Line Management
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Network Design
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) Change Control
8 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) PHP
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.00%) CCNP
3 9 (22.50%) CCIE
4 6 (15.00%) CCNA
4 6 (15.00%) JNCIE
5 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (7.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (5.00%) MCSE
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.50%) CCDP
8 1 (2.50%) CCSA
8 1 (2.50%) CCSE
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (25.00%) Juniper
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 5 (12.50%) NEC
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.00%) Mitel
6 2 (5.00%) Nortel
6 2 (5.00%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.50%) Aruba
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.50%) Polycom
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat