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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 61 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.56% 1.59% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 6.21% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 177 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.91% 25.54% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 111 121 68
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £55,000
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 28 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) SCCM
4 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
5 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (50.00%) Finance
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (46.43%) Internet
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (32.14%) Firewall
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.00%) MS Office
10 7 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
12 5 (17.86%) VoIP
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 4 (14.29%) MCP
13 4 (14.29%) MCSE
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 4 (14.29%) IIS
13 4 (14.29%) Intranet
13 4 (14.29%) Citrix
13 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (14.29%) SAN
13 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (14.29%) Symposium
13 4 (14.29%) Degree

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (46.43%) Internet
4 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) VoIP
6 4 (14.29%) Intranet
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) Symposium
7 2 (7.14%) DHCP
7 2 (7.14%) SDH
7 2 (7.14%) DNS
7 2 (7.14%) PABX
7 2 (7.14%) Nortel Meridian
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) NAS
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Network Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SCCM Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Server Support
6 2 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) CCTV
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCP
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.71%) Terminal Server
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) UAG
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Finjan
3 3 (10.71%) CommVault
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Nortel
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Tandberg
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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