Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 1.54% 1.79% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 8.33% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Livingston median annual salary - £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +88.89% -
West Lothian median annual salary - £42,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year - +88.89% -

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 Livingston with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 15 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 23.08% 21.43% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 14
Livingston median annual salary £43,500 £36,500 £33,657
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.18% +8.45% -3.84%
10th Percentile £35,500 £29,425 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,250 £45,000 £35,000
West Lothian median annual salary £43,500 £34,716 £33,862
% change year-on-year +25.30% +2.52% -3.25%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Livingston

WAN
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for WAN in Livingston

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Livingston region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (100.00%) WMI
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCENT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Network Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCENT
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Progress