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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.11% 1.94% 4.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.33% 11.24% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 31
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
119 89 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.08% 17.28% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 112 82 109
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 39 (88.64%) LAN
2 22 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
6 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (25.00%) Finance
7 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) Network Security
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.18%) CCNA
10 8 (18.18%) VoIP
10 8 (18.18%) Firewall
11 7 (15.91%) Wireless
11 7 (15.91%) VMware
11 7 (15.91%) OSPF
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) MS Office
11 7 (15.91%) XML
11 7 (15.91%) .NET
11 7 (15.91%) SAN
11 7 (15.91%) Internet
11 7 (15.91%) CCNP
11 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (13.64%) SCCM
12 6 (13.64%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
3 3 (6.82%) MS Project
3 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) LAN
2 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.73%) Network Security
4 8 (18.18%) VoIP
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) OSPF
5 7 (15.91%) SAN
5 7 (15.91%) Internet
5 7 (15.91%) Wireless
6 5 (11.36%) BGP
7 4 (9.09%) HTTP
8 3 (6.82%) Intranet
8 3 (6.82%) Symposium
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
9 2 (4.55%) MPLS
9 2 (4.55%) ISDN
9 2 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (4.55%) DNS
9 2 (4.55%) WLAN
9 2 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQLite
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) Ajax
2 4 (9.09%) JSON
2 4 (9.09%) jQuery
2 4 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (9.09%) POCO
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.82%) UNIX
9 2 (4.55%) Solaris
10 1 (2.27%) Android
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Network Design
2 5 (11.36%) Network Architecture
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.82%) OO
4 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.55%) Line Management
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) People Management
6 1 (2.27%) High Availability
6 1 (2.27%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C#
1 4 (9.09%) C++
1 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 4 (9.09%) PHP
1 4 (9.09%) VC++
2 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.55%) Korn
2 2 (4.55%) C
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) PHP5
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.18%) CCNA
3 7 (15.91%) CCNP
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) HND
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) vCloud
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle
6 4 (9.09%) CommVault
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.82%) Avaya
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Twitter
8 2 (4.55%) Netezza
8 2 (4.55%) Finjan
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos
9 1 (2.27%) Perforce
9 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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