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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 31 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.17% 1.02% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.70% 4.85% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 12
Average salary £41,000 £30,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £21,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
108 103 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.00% 20.98% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 81
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 48 (97.96%) LAN
2 34 (69.39%) TCP/IP
2 34 (69.39%) Finance
3 32 (65.31%) Windows
4 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (42.86%) Internet
7 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
7 19 (38.78%) SCCM
8 18 (36.73%) Telecoms
9 17 (34.69%) Firewall
10 16 (32.65%) SAN
11 15 (30.61%) MS Office
12 14 (28.57%) Web Services
12 14 (28.57%) CommVault
12 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (26.53%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (26.53%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (24.49%) NetApp
14 12 (24.49%) CCNA
15 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
16 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
17 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (18.37%) Intranet
17 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
17 9 (18.37%) Citrix
17 9 (18.37%) IBM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
1 10 (20.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (97.96%) LAN
2 34 (69.39%) TCP/IP
3 21 (42.86%) Internet
4 17 (34.69%) Firewall
5 16 (32.65%) SAN
6 9 (18.37%) Intranet
6 9 (18.37%) Symposium
7 7 (14.29%) VoIP
8 5 (10.20%) Nortel Meridian
8 5 (10.20%) DNS
8 5 (10.20%) DHCP
9 3 (6.12%) VLAN
9 3 (6.12%) Wireless
10 2 (4.08%) ISDN
10 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.08%) VPN
10 2 (4.08%) SMTP
10 2 (4.08%) MPLS
10 2 (4.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MSI
General
1 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
4 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX Team Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Server Support
8 2 (4.08%) Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.37%) UNIX
5 9 (18.37%) Solaris
5 9 (18.37%) Linux
6 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (26.53%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (10.20%) People Management
4 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.12%) Change Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.08%) ITSM
5 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
5 2 (4.08%) Line Management
5 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.04%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
1 9 (18.37%) C
1 9 (18.37%) Korn
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CCNA
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) MCP
3 7 (14.29%) MCSE
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.16%) HND
6 2 (4.08%) HNC
7 1 (2.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (10.20%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 2 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) CommVault
2 12 (24.49%) NetApp
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix
3 9 (18.37%) IBM
3 9 (18.37%) HP
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) Netezza
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Finjan
5 5 (10.20%) EMC
5 5 (10.20%) Nortel
6 3 (6.12%) Veritas
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Symantec
7 2 (4.08%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.08%) Veeam
8 1 (2.04%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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