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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.42% 1.96% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 16.28% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
57 43 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.24% 12.01% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 66
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £20,000 £33,400
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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) IPsec
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (35.29%) Release Management
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Firmware
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 5 (29.41%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
9 2 (11.76%) Fedora
9 2 (11.76%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) IPsec
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) IMAP4
5 2 (11.76%) POP3
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) RIP
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) IPv4
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Service Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (5.88%) Installation Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Fedora
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
1 6 (35.29%) Release Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Tcl
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) Postfix
3 1 (5.88%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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