The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Croydon
Rank 34 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.04% 7.98% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 31.34% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 9
Median salary £41,250 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £60,000 £33,000
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 Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 19.69% 25.48% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 35
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WAN
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Croydon region.

WAN Salary Trend in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (63.16%) SLA
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
5 9 (47.37%) Wireless
6 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) CCNA
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 5 (26.32%) MPLS
8 5 (26.32%) BCP
8 5 (26.32%) Process Management
8 5 (26.32%) VLAN
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 5 (26.32%) Line Management
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) BGP
9 4 (21.05%) OSPF
9 4 (21.05%) CCNP
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) VLAN
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.53%) LDAP
7 2 (10.53%) RIP
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) TACACS
8 1 (5.26%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Team Leader
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
3 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) BCP
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 5 (26.32%) Line Management
4 5 (26.32%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Lua
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CCIE
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Kamailio
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cacti
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Meraki
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) BroadSoft
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Dialogic
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) Openreach
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard