Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 117 141
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 +1
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.66% 0.11% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 0.84% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 8
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 - £31,250
10th Percentile £46,025 - £22,500
90th Percentile £59,375 - £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 - £30,500

WLAN 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 291 237 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.76% 12.63% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 159 159 201
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.05% +1.22% +1.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,850 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Glasgow

WLAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Glasgow

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 12 (80.00%) WAN
4 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
5 9 (60.00%) Migration
5 9 (60.00%) EIGRP
6 8 (53.33%) OSPF
6 8 (53.33%) Network Management
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (46.67%) Wireless
7 7 (46.67%) BGP
8 6 (40.00%) Information Security
8 6 (40.00%) MPLS
8 6 (40.00%) F5
9 5 (33.33%) CCIE
9 5 (33.33%) McAfee
9 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 5 (33.33%) Network Security
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (26.67%) jetNEXUS
11 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (20.00%) Network Design
11 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 3 (20.00%) IPsec
11 3 (20.00%) Internet
11 3 (20.00%) DNS
11 3 (20.00%) DHCP

WLAN
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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) EIGRP
5 8 (53.33%) OSPF
6 7 (46.67%) BGP
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) Wireless
7 6 (40.00%) MPLS
8 5 (33.33%) Network Security
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (20.00%) DHCP
10 3 (20.00%) DNS
10 3 (20.00%) Internet
10 3 (20.00%) IPsec
10 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 2 (13.33%) ATM
11 2 (13.33%) HSRP
11 2 (13.33%) SSL
11 2 (13.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Network Management
3 6 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCNP
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) McAfee
4 4 (26.67%) jetNEXUS
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) VMware