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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.79% 4.09% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.00% 29.17% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 2
Median salary £51,250 £39,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.41% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
75 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.47% 14.04% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 18 20
Median salary £48,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (100.00%) LAN
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) SLA
4 16 (59.26%) ITIL
4 16 (59.26%) Service Delivery
5 13 (48.15%) Wireless
6 12 (44.44%) Office 365
7 11 (40.74%) Trend Analysis
8 10 (37.04%) BCP
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL V3
8 10 (37.04%) Line Management
9 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 8 (29.63%) DHCP
10 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 7 (25.93%) Process Management
12 6 (22.22%) SAN
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco
12 6 (22.22%) Windows
12 6 (22.22%) Retail
12 6 (22.22%) VMware
12 6 (22.22%) Veeam
12 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (18.52%) Mitel
13 5 (18.52%) iPhone
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
13 5 (18.52%) CCENT
13 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
13 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
13 5 (18.52%) vSphere

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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) Wireless
3 8 (29.63%) DHCP
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
5 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.41%) Firewall
7 2 (7.41%) ISDN
7 2 (7.41%) OSPF
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 1 (3.70%) 3G
8 1 (3.70%) DMZ
8 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.70%) Internet
8 1 (3.70%) SSL
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 8 (29.63%) Team Leader
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Support
3 5 (18.52%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Network Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
5 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
1 5 (18.52%) EqualLogic
1 5 (18.52%) iPad
1 5 (18.52%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
1 16 (59.26%) Service Delivery
2 11 (40.74%) Trend Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) BCP
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL V3
3 10 (37.04%) Line Management
4 7 (25.93%) Process Management
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.81%) Network Management
6 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
9 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCENT
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (18.52%) Dell Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Veeam
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Adobe
3 5 (18.52%) Apple
3 5 (18.52%) Dell
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Mitel
3 5 (18.52%) MobileIron
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Sophos
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Meraki
6 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Openreach
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds