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

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 132 153
Rank change year-on-year -21 +21 -21
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.37% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 1.51% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Glasgow median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +23.53% -29.17%
10th Percentile £43,075 £51,250 £36,875
90th Percentile £55,375 £53,750 £47,125
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -22.73%

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 306 199 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.47% 10.10% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 184 127 165
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,750 £60,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,496 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.24% -5.88% +6.25%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) McAfee
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) HSRP
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) ATM
6 2 (22.22%) VPN

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 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (22.22%) ATM
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) HSRP
6 2 (22.22%) MPLS
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) Multicast
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (22.22%) Aruba
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) VMware