The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.96% 3.25% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.87% 29.63% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,116
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £35,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
138 81 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.99% 10.96% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 130 75 109
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,961
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WAN.

1 28 (82.35%) LAN
2 17 (50.00%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
4 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) CCNA
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) VoIP
8 9 (26.47%) Linux
8 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) DNS
10 7 (20.59%) CCNP
10 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
10 7 (20.59%) Internet
10 7 (20.59%) MPLS
10 7 (20.59%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) HP
11 6 (17.65%) Network Security
12 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
12 5 (14.71%) VLAN
13 4 (11.76%) SLA
13 4 (11.76%) OSPF
13 4 (11.76%) SDH

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) LAN
2 17 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (26.47%) VoIP
5 8 (23.53%) DNS
6 7 (20.59%) Internet
6 7 (20.59%) MPLS
6 7 (20.59%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) DHCP
7 6 (17.65%) Network Security
8 5 (14.71%) VLAN
9 4 (11.76%) OSPF
9 4 (11.76%) PABX
9 4 (11.76%) SDH
10 3 (8.82%) DSL
10 3 (8.82%) Intranet
11 2 (5.88%) BGP
11 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Installations Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Support
4 4 (11.76%) Network Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) CCTV
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
1 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.88%) Data Security
3 2 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CCNA
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 7 (20.59%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) CCSA
4 2 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) CITP
4 2 (5.88%) IIBA
4 2 (5.88%) ISEB
4 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
4 2 (5.88%) MCSA
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCDA
5 1 (2.94%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.94%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Aruba
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) CommVault
6 2 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) NICE Systems
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Finjan
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas