The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.02% 2.94% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 24.44% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Average salary £37,750 £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.27% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
WAN
West 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 Bradford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 45 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 14.22% 12.03% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 78
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

WAN
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bradford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Release Management
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) IPsec
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 8 (42.11%) Firmware
4 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) CCNA
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
8 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
8 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 2 (10.53%) DHCP
10 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
10 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
11 1 (5.26%) HP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (42.11%) IPsec
4 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) OSPF
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) FTP
7 1 (5.26%) RIP
7 1 (5.26%) WLAN
7 1 (5.26%) IPv4
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Network Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Network Support
3 4 (21.05%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Installation Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows XP
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Release Management
2 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Database Security
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
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