The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £16,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.00% 17.27% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 23
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +11.32%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

WAN
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

WAN Salary Trend in County Antrim

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Cacti
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (50.00%) logstash
3 3 (50.00%) Pingdom
3 3 (50.00%) Rsyslog
3 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 (33.33%) SugarCRM
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) SNMP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Logistics
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cacti
1 3 (50.00%) logstash
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Pingdom
1 3 (50.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Tandberg