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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.35% 2.56% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 17.53% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,513
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,600 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
125 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.34% 14.59% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 91 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,653 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 41 (93.18%) LAN
2 36 (81.82%) Cisco
3 31 (70.45%) Firewall
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (59.09%) CCNP
6 18 (40.91%) VPN
7 16 (36.36%) CCNA
8 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.82%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) VMware
10 12 (27.27%) CCIE
11 11 (25.00%) IBM
11 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (22.73%) VLAN
12 10 (22.73%) Meraki
12 10 (22.73%) HP
12 10 (22.73%) Juniper
13 9 (20.45%) ADSL
13 9 (20.45%) Wireless
13 9 (20.45%) MPLS
13 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
13 9 (20.45%) Network Security
14 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
15 7 (15.91%) Linux
15 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
15 7 (15.91%) Cisco Wireless
16 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) LAN
2 31 (70.45%) Firewall
3 18 (40.91%) VPN
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (22.73%) VLAN
6 9 (20.45%) ADSL
6 9 (20.45%) MPLS
6 9 (20.45%) Network Security
6 9 (20.45%) Wireless
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (13.64%) OSPF
8 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (6.82%) Internet
10 3 (6.82%) SAN
11 2 (4.55%) DHCP
11 2 (4.55%) DNS
11 2 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.82%) Automotive
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
1 20 (45.45%) Network Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) Network Support
3 13 (29.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (29.55%) Network Engineer
4 12 (27.27%) Network Support Analyst
4 12 (27.27%) Support Analyst
5 11 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
6 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (18.18%) Senior IT Support
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) Implementation Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.82%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.82%) ERP
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Network Management
2 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Change Control
4 1 (2.27%) High Availability
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (59.09%) CCNP
3 16 (36.36%) CCNA
4 12 (27.27%) CCIE
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (11.36%) Zenoss
2 3 (6.82%) QRadar
2 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.55%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) VMware
4 11 (25.00%) IBM
5 10 (22.73%) HP
5 10 (22.73%) Juniper
5 10 (22.73%) Meraki
6 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.09%) F5
8 3 (6.82%) Aruba
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
8 3 (6.82%) Nokia
8 3 (6.82%) SAP
8 3 (6.82%) Tandberg
8 3 (6.82%) Tripwire
9 2 (4.55%) arcserve
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.55%) Sophos
9 2 (4.55%) Symantec
Coventry
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