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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.21% 2.75% 4.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 19.10% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 29
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
129 89 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.58% 14.40% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 83 117
Median salary £42,500 £38,522 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.32% +1.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) DHCP
7 4 (20.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) VLAN
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 3 (15.00%) CCNP
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Solaris
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel

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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) DSL
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) PABX
7 2 (10.00%) SDH
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) WLAN
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) SAN
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall Support
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) CCTV
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Data Security
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) CCSA
4 2 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) CITP
4 2 (10.00%) IIBA
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
5 1 (5.00%) HND
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Finjan
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle