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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.03% 3.11% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 12.77% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £24,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £38,600 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +13.33%
WAN
London

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
58 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.39% 24.35% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 30
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (78.57%) SLA
3 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
4 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (57.14%) Resource Management
5 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
5 16 (57.14%) Unified Communications
6 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
7 14 (50.00%) Network Management
7 14 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 14 (50.00%) Problem Management
7 14 (50.00%) Supplier Management
7 14 (50.00%) Office 365
8 11 (39.29%) ITIL
8 11 (39.29%) Citrix
9 10 (35.71%) Cisco
10 6 (21.43%) Wireless
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (21.43%) Juniper
11 5 (17.86%) CCNP
11 5 (17.86%) Firewall
12 4 (14.29%) Service Management
12 4 (14.29%) VPN
12 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
13 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
13 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
13 3 (10.71%) Windows 8

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 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (3.57%) 3G
7 1 (3.57%) DDNS
7 1 (3.57%) DMZ
7 1 (3.57%) DSL
7 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) TACACS
7 1 (3.57%) VRRP
7 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Manager
2 10 (35.71%) Network Communications Manager
3 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (32.14%) Unified Communications Manager
4 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Data Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Network Support
7 3 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 16 (57.14%) Resource Management
3 14 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 14 (50.00%) Network Management
3 14 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 14 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 3 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) BCP
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Citrix
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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