The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 10.47% 9.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 17.44% 12.50% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 7
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

WAN
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

WAN Salary Trend in Cornwall

WAN
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redruth 0 8 £21,000 -16.00%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
1 24 (96.00%) LAN
2 23 (92.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (88.00%) Network+ Certification
3 22 (88.00%) MCSA
3 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (88.00%) A+ Certification
3 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (84.00%) Windows Vista
4 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
4 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (80.00%) ADSL
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 21 (84.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) LAN
2 23 (92.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (92.00%) Firewall
3 20 (80.00%) ADSL
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (72.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 18 (72.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) IT Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (84.00%) Windows Vista
4 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) MCSA
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (88.00%) A+ Certification
1 22 (88.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL