The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.32% 1.67% 5.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 10.64% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Average salary £41,000 £51,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +46.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 18.87% 15.72% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

WAN
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Derby region.

WAN Salary Trend in Derby

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 5 (35.71%) CCNP
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) SSL
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 4 (28.57%) F5
8 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
8 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) VoIP
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Change Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) SNMP
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) CCA
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 4 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) IronPort
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec