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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.61% 2.02% 5.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.61% 8.59% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 32
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,825 £41,600 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
WAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 128 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.19% 23.49% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 140 119 111
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

WAN Salary Trend in Coventry

WAN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 30 (85.71%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) Network Security
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) CCNP
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 7 (20.00%) OSPF
7 7 (20.00%) Wireless
7 7 (20.00%) Network Design
8 6 (17.14%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (14.29%) Citrix
9 5 (14.29%) BGP
9 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 5 (14.29%) XML
9 5 (14.29%) .NET
9 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (11.43%) JSON
10 4 (11.43%) SQLite

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) MS Project
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) Network Security
3 7 (20.00%) VoIP
3 7 (20.00%) OSPF
3 7 (20.00%) Wireless
4 5 (14.29%) BGP
4 5 (14.29%) Firewall
5 4 (11.43%) HTTP
6 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) MPLS
7 2 (5.71%) WLAN
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
8 1 (2.86%) Intranet
8 1 (2.86%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQLite
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) Ajax
2 4 (11.43%) JSON
2 4 (11.43%) jQuery
2 4 (11.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (11.43%) POCO
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Network Design
2 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.86%) Business Development
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Android Development
6 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C#
1 4 (11.43%) C++
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.43%) PHP
1 4 (11.43%) VC++
2 1 (2.86%) PHP5
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.71%) XenServer
4 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.86%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) Avaya
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) Twitter
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) Perforce
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) CommVault
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Finjan
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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