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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.25% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.17% 20.30% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 9
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £20,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WAN
Salary Trend in Chester

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

WAN Salary Trend in Chester

WAN
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Chester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Chester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) PBX
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) DPNSS
5 3 (30.00%) QSIG
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Sage
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) PBX
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) DPNSS
4 3 (30.00%) QSIG
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Multicast
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) F5
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Company Benefits; company
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago