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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 48 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.67% 1.25% 8.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.73% 7.41% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +103.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £41,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £59,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
51 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 19.47% 16.93% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 50
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Derby region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Derby

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) SAN
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) VPN
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) SNMP
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) Websense
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) SNMP
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.56%) Softswitch
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) iPhone
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Websense
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) IronPort
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) HP