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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.21% 7.49% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 28.33% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 5
Median salary £38,750 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £41,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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
50 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.74% 26.43% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 50
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £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 3 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) SLA
4 18 (58.06%) ITIL
5 16 (51.61%) Service Delivery
5 16 (51.61%) Wireless
6 15 (48.39%) Trend Analysis
7 12 (38.71%) VMware
7 12 (38.71%) Windows
8 11 (35.48%) BCP
8 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (35.48%) ITIL V3
8 11 (35.48%) Line Management
9 10 (32.26%) Office 365
9 10 (32.26%) Process Management
9 10 (32.26%) DNS
10 9 (29.03%) Cisco
10 9 (29.03%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) Retail
11 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
12 7 (22.58%) SAN
13 6 (19.35%) CCNA
13 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (19.35%) HP
13 6 (19.35%) Dell
13 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
13 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
13 6 (19.35%) SQL
13 6 (19.35%) Mitel

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 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (51.61%) Wireless
3 10 (32.26%) DNS
4 9 (29.03%) DHCP
5 7 (22.58%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
7 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) VLAN
8 4 (12.90%) BGP
8 4 (12.90%) Firewall
8 4 (12.90%) OSPF
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
9 3 (9.68%) VoIP
9 3 (9.68%) VPN
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (6.45%) LDAP
10 2 (6.45%) RIP
10 2 (6.45%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Team Leader
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Support
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.13%) iPad
2 5 (16.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Service Delivery
3 15 (48.39%) Trend Analysis
4 11 (35.48%) BCP
4 11 (35.48%) ITIL V3
4 11 (35.48%) Line Management
5 10 (32.26%) Process Management
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (16.13%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Network Management
9 1 (3.23%) Change Control
9 1 (3.23%) Coaching
9 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CCENT
3 5 (16.13%) Dell Certification
4 4 (12.90%) CCNP
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (61.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (16.13%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (16.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Kamailio
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.23%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Dell
4 6 (19.35%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Mitel
4 6 (19.35%) Veeam
5 5 (16.13%) Adobe
5 5 (16.13%) Apple
5 5 (16.13%) EqualLogic
5 5 (16.13%) MobileIron
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Sophos
6 4 (12.90%) Meraki
7 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard