The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Channel Islands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Channel Islands - - 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
WAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Channel Islands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Channel Islands 27.27% 28.00% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Channel Islands

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the Channel Islands

WAN
Salary Trend in the Channel Islands

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

WAN Salary Trend in the Channel Islands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Channel Islands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Channel Islands 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the Channel Islands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Channel Islands 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint