Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 98 110
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 2.11% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 21.56% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 26
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.76% +20.59% -9.57%
10th Percentile £22,800 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,210
% change year-on-year -20.00% +27.52% -1.98%

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 291 218 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.00% 9.77% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 185 139 153
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,000 £31,050
90th Percentile £61,300 £60,875 £54,900
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (75.00%) LAN
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
5 10 (35.71%) Firewall
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) CCNP
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 6 (21.43%) Forcepoint
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) Fault Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Proactive Management
9 5 (17.86%) SAN
9 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) CCNA
10 4 (14.29%) Unix
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) CTI
10 4 (14.29%) Office 365
10 4 (14.29%) Analytics
10 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) WFM

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 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) LAN
2 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 4 (14.29%) CTI
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.14%) Skype
7 2 (7.14%) VoIP
7 2 (7.14%) WLAN
8 1 (3.57%) ADSL
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.57%) DNS
8 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.57%) ISDN
8 1 (3.57%) SMS
8 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Economy
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Graduate
6 3 (10.71%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Audio Visual Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Fault Analysis
1 6 (21.43%) Proactive Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) WFM
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transition
6 1 (3.57%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (3.57%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Presales
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) Forcepoint
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Avaya
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel
5 2 (7.14%) Nortel
5 2 (7.14%) Panasonic
6 1 (3.57%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Polycom
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) Tandberg