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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.60% 2.20% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 8.89% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £60,000 £30,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.12% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £37,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
54 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.60% 24.73% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 29
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (69.70%) SLA
3 18 (54.55%) Service Delivery
3 18 (54.55%) Resource Management
3 18 (54.55%) Skype for Business
3 18 (54.55%) Unified Communications
4 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
4 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 16 (48.48%) Network Management
5 16 (48.48%) Supplier Management
5 16 (48.48%) Incident Management
5 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
6 15 (45.45%) Office 365
6 15 (45.45%) Cisco
7 13 (39.39%) Citrix
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (30.30%) CCNP
9 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 8 (24.24%) VPN
10 8 (24.24%) Firewall
10 8 (24.24%) Wireless
11 6 (18.18%) Juniper
12 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (15.15%) Network Design
12 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
12 5 (15.15%) DNS
12 5 (15.15%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 18 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (54.55%) Unified Communications
3 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) VPN
3 8 (24.24%) Wireless
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
5 4 (12.12%) HTTP
5 4 (12.12%) Internet
5 4 (12.12%) NetScreen
5 4 (12.12%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) 3G
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) DDNS
6 1 (3.03%) DSL
6 1 (3.03%) IPsec
6 1 (3.03%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) OSPF
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Network Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
3 10 (30.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Network Communications Manager
4 9 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Network Support
8 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Senior Manager
8 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Manager
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Resource Management
1 18 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 16 (48.48%) Incident Management
2 16 (48.48%) Network Management
2 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
2 16 (48.48%) Supplier Management
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Network Design
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Document Management
6 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) ISMS
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (69.70%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 13 (39.39%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) Juniper
5 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.12%) Avaya
6 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
6 4 (12.12%) SonicWALL
6 4 (12.12%) WatchGuard
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.03%) F5
Croydon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum OTE £40,000 Basic+private health/car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago