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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 55 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.57% 3.18% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 18.75% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 21
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
98 112 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.63% 16.94% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 93 102 102
Median salary £46,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 16 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Solaris
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) DSL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing

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 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) DSL
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) Intranet
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) PABX
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Data Security
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) CITP
2 2 (13.33%) IIBA
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Finjan
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com