The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 21 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.35% 0.90% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 14.29% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
33 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.91% 6.31% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 23
Median salary £36,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £58,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Chester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
5 2 (22.22%) NICE Systems
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support
3 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Aruba
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) NICE Systems
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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