The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.17% 4.82% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 25.62% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 2
Average salary £38,026 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.83% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 121 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.11% 18.82% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (35.00%) SCCM
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) IBM
9 3 (15.00%) IIS
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.00%) VLAN
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
5 2 (10.00%) PABX
5 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.00%) PPP
5 2 (10.00%) SDH
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) Intranet
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Finjan
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) CommVault
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 3 days ago