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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.20% 0.98% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.76% 4.07% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 16
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,800 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
107 123 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.04% 24.07% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 95 97 87
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
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 17 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 34 (97.14%) LAN
2 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 24 (68.57%) Finance
4 23 (65.71%) Windows
5 19 (54.29%) SCCM
6 18 (51.43%) Internet
7 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
9 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (40.00%) Firewall
11 11 (31.43%) MS Office
11 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
12 9 (25.71%) Web Services
12 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
12 9 (25.71%) SAN
12 9 (25.71%) CommVault
12 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 7 (20.00%) VoIP
13 7 (20.00%) Symposium
13 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (17.14%) MCP
14 6 (17.14%) MCSE
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
14 6 (17.14%) Citrix
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.14%) Intranet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.43%) IIS
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) LAN
2 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 18 (51.43%) Internet
4 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) SAN
6 7 (20.00%) Symposium
6 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 6 (17.14%) Intranet
8 4 (11.43%) Nortel Meridian
9 3 (8.57%) DHCP
9 3 (8.57%) DNS
10 2 (5.71%) VPN
10 2 (5.71%) VLAN
10 2 (5.71%) MPLS
11 1 (2.86%) BGP
11 1 (2.86%) Network Security
11 1 (2.86%) SMTP
11 1 (2.86%) PBX
11 1 (2.86%) Wireless
11 1 (2.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Network Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX Team Leader
3 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Server Support
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.29%) UNIX
5 5 (14.29%) Solaris
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.43%) People Management
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
1 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 5 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.14%) MCP
1 6 (17.14%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Terminal Server
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (11.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) CommVault
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) NetApp
3 5 (14.29%) Netezza
4 4 (11.43%) Finjan
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) EMC
4 4 (11.43%) Nortel
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
CV4 7AL, Coventry, UK
University of Warwick
Salary: £38,511 - £45,954 pa
Posted: 2 days ago