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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 92 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 -29  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.64% 1.39% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.32% 16.07% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 29
Median salary £47,500 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.93% -30.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £44,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 113 112 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.33% 8.62% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 304 192 441
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,775 £31,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing WAN 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 WAN.

1 29 (67.44%) LAN
1 29 (67.44%) Firewall
2 23 (53.49%) Cisco
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) CCIE
6 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
7 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 9 (20.93%) Linux
8 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000
8 9 (20.93%) VMware
8 9 (20.93%) Information Security
8 9 (20.93%) Analytics
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (18.60%) SIEM
9 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (16.28%) DHCP
10 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Network Design
11 6 (13.95%) C
11 6 (13.95%) SQL
11 6 (13.95%) SQL Server

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 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (67.44%) Firewall
1 29 (67.44%) LAN
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) BGP
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.95%) MPLS
4 5 (11.63%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (9.30%) VoIP
5 4 (9.30%) Wireless
5 4 (9.30%) WLAN
6 3 (6.98%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security
7 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.65%) VPN
8 1 (2.33%) ADSL
8 1 (2.33%) Broadband
8 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Graduate
2 5 (11.63%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Graduate Desktop Support
3 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) ODBC
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) Windows 2000
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Analytics
2 9 (20.93%) Information Security
3 8 (18.60%) SIEM
4 6 (13.95%) Network Design
5 5 (11.63%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) WFM
6 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) Compliance Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.65%) Line Management
9 1 (2.33%) Converged Infrastructure
9 1 (2.33%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) C
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) C++
2 5 (11.63%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) CCIE
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 5 (11.63%) CCDE
5 5 (11.63%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (9.30%) CISSP
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) CCNP
7 2 (4.65%) MCSE
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Verint
5 4 (9.30%) McAfee
6 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.98%) CyberArk
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
6 3 (6.98%) NetWitness
6 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.33%) Qualys
8 1 (2.33%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
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