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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.48% 6.52% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.35% 36.36% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 4
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,750 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
68 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.38% 17.93% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 55
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,604 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) SLA
3 24 (66.67%) ITIL
4 22 (61.11%) Service Delivery
4 22 (61.11%) Wireless
5 19 (52.78%) Trend Analysis
6 15 (41.67%) ITIL V3
6 15 (41.67%) Line Management
6 15 (41.67%) BCP
7 14 (38.89%) Office 365
8 12 (33.33%) VMware
8 12 (33.33%) Process Management
8 12 (33.33%) Windows
8 12 (33.33%) DNS
9 11 (30.56%) DHCP
9 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.00%) Retail
11 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 8 (22.22%) SAN
12 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (16.67%) Veeam
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.67%) SQL
13 6 (16.67%) Dell
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (16.67%) MPLS

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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (61.11%) Wireless
3 12 (33.33%) DNS
4 11 (30.56%) DHCP
5 8 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (16.67%) MPLS
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
7 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) BGP
8 4 (11.11%) OSPF
8 4 (11.11%) VLAN
9 3 (8.33%) TACACS
9 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
9 3 (8.33%) VoIP
9 3 (8.33%) VPN
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.56%) LDAP
10 2 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Team Leader
2 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.89%) iPad
1 5 (13.89%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Service Delivery
3 19 (52.78%) Trend Analysis
4 15 (41.67%) BCP
4 15 (41.67%) ITIL V3
4 15 (41.67%) Line Management
5 12 (33.33%) Process Management
6 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (13.89%) Workflow
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.11%) Network Management
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCENT
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.89%) Dell Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (13.89%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) Dell
4 6 (16.67%) Veeam
5 5 (13.89%) Adobe
5 5 (13.89%) Apple
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) EqualLogic
5 5 (13.89%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Meraki
5 5 (13.89%) Mitel
5 5 (13.89%) MobileIron
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Sophos
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.78%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) Openreach
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds