The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 13 3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley - 2.86% 11.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
WAN
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 36.11% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -17.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

WAN
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

WAN Salary Trend in Barnsley

WAN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware