The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland / North Lanarkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire 37.50% 5.26% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 14.29% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £38,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 North Lanarkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Lanarkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 62.50% 36.84% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £38,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Lanarkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in North Lanarkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in North Lanarkshire

WAN
Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill - 3 £38,000 -
WAN
Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft