The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.27% 5.91% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.85% 30.77% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 5
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
65 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.44% 19.21% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 47
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (63.89%) Cisco
3 18 (50.00%) SLA
4 15 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
6 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
6 13 (36.11%) Resource Management
6 13 (36.11%) Skype for Business
6 13 (36.11%) Unified Communications
7 12 (33.33%) Office 365
7 12 (33.33%) Network Management
7 12 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 12 (33.33%) Supplier Management
8 10 (27.78%) CCNP
8 10 (27.78%) Citrix
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (27.78%) Palo Alto
8 10 (27.78%) Network Security
9 9 (25.00%) VPN
9 9 (25.00%) Wireless
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
11 7 (19.44%) ITIL
12 6 (16.67%) CCNA
12 6 (16.67%) Retail
13 5 (13.89%) Network Design
13 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
13 5 (13.89%) WatchGuard
13 5 (13.89%) SonicWALL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
1 13 (36.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (36.11%) Unified Communications
3 10 (27.78%) Network Security
4 9 (25.00%) VPN
4 9 (25.00%) Wireless
5 8 (22.22%) Firewall
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (13.89%) DNS
6 5 (13.89%) HTTP
6 5 (13.89%) Internet
6 5 (13.89%) NetScreen
6 5 (13.89%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Unified Communications Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Network Communications Manager
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Resource Management
1 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
2 12 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 12 (33.33%) Network Management
2 12 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 12 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.89%) Network Design
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Document Management
5 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CCNP
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (2.78%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 10 (27.78%) Palo Alto
5 5 (13.89%) Avaya
5 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
5 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.89%) SonicWALL
5 5 (13.89%) WatchGuard
6 4 (11.11%) Juniper
7 3 (8.33%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) 3Com
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