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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.68% 1.12% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.97% 7.76% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 15
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
119 116 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.78% 14.37% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 100 110 120
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +18.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 30 (83.33%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (36.11%) CCNP
4 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (30.56%) Windows
5 11 (30.56%) CCNA
6 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 9 (25.00%) Network Security
8 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 7 (19.44%) VPN
9 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
9 7 (19.44%) HP
9 7 (19.44%) MPLS
10 6 (16.67%) OSPF
10 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (16.67%) Citrix
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) VoIP
10 6 (16.67%) Internet
10 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (13.89%) Office 365
11 5 (13.89%) F5

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 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.00%) Network Security
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) MPLS
5 7 (19.44%) VPN
6 6 (16.67%) Internet
6 6 (16.67%) OSPF
6 6 (16.67%) VoIP
6 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (13.89%) ADSL
7 5 (13.89%) DHCP
7 5 (13.89%) Skype
7 5 (13.89%) VLAN
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.56%) ATM
9 2 (5.56%) PABX
9 2 (5.56%) PPP
9 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Network Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Network Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Network Support
3 6 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Network Communications Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) CCTV
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (13.89%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) E-business
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 11 (30.56%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) AirWatch
1 5 (13.89%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.78%) QRadar
2 1 (2.78%) Simpana
2 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) HP
4 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) Aruba
5 5 (13.89%) Avaya
5 5 (13.89%) F5
5 5 (13.89%) NICE Systems
5 5 (13.89%) VMware
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Meraki
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.78%) CommVault
8 1 (2.78%) Nokia
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas